Conference at a Glance

3 Days, 7 Tracks, 30+ Technologies, 80+ Subjects 100+ Speakers, 200+ Sessions, 300+ Companies, 1500+ Attendees – Need We Say More?

Data Platform Summit 2017 is the largest and the only Data Platform Conference in Asia focussing on Microsoft Data Technologies – a full 3 day conference with more than 200+ Breakout Sessions, Open-Talks & Chalk-Talks and deep dive pre-con sessions on SQL Server, BI & Analytics, Cloud, Big Data & related technologies. This is a unique conference comprised with multiple tracks on Database Administration, Database Development, Business Intelligence, Cloud & Big Data. The sessions scale out on knowledge level from 200 through 500 from the SQL experts around the globe. The conference is for the SQL Server community to learn new skills and technologies and enhance existing skills. The 3 day conference will feature expert sessions from industry leaders & SQL Experts from the community. The conference will feature MCMs, MVPs and Microsoft Experts. Hundreds of attendees will have networking opportunities within themselves and with Sponsors and Exhibitors.

DPS 2017 is the only Data/Analytics event in Asia where SQL Product Team Members fly down from Redmond to deliver advanced sessions on latest technologies. Apart from Program Managers & Data Architects, the conference witnesses full participation from SQL CAT & TIGER team of Microsoft (Redmond).

SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit 2016 & SQLServerGeeks Annual Summit 2015 was a grand success.

What’s New?

  • Hands-On-Labs: Develop your hands-on skills on hundreds of topics in SQL Server & other MS data technologies using SQLMaestros hand on labs. Self-paced, step-by-step, on-demand – learn it by doing it. Just go to the Hands-On-Labs Bay, choose your laptop, sign-in, select the lab & start the practical.
  • Group Discussions: A given problem can have a million solutions. Learn by discussing. Agree. Disagree. Debate. Assert your solution, understand others. Together we innovate.
  • Ask-The-Experts: How about an opportunity to ask open-ended questions to a panel of experts from Microsoft, MCM & MVP community?
  • Scheduled Interactions: You will be able to spend dedicated time with some select speakers in a way never seen before. A few chosen SQL stalwarts will have a defined interaction schedule at their respective speaker kiosks. Just walk up to them, connect for life!

7 Parallel Tracks

  • Data Science (Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning, among others)
  • Business Intelligence & Analytics
  • Database Administration
  • Database Development
  • Cloud, IoT & NoSQL
  • Big Data
  • Professional Development

Why Attend?

  • To get real-world, advanced training from industry experts
  • To learn & get insights from SQL Product Team from Redmond (USA)
  • Attend deep-dive sessions from SQL CAT & SQL TIGER team
  • To network & connect with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) awardees & Microsoft Certified Masters (MCM)
  • Meet face-to-face with data professionals/experts from 16+ countries
  • Direct access to product team members – Data Platform, Azure & SQL Server
  • Free-flowing, one-to-one interaction with the speakers. Make connections for life.
  • Benefit from interactive delivery formats like Open-Talks & Chalk-Talks
  • Special focus on Data Science, Cloud, Analytics & Big Data
  • Experience expert level, demo-oriented sessions
  • Know the latest trends/features/innovations in Data & Analytics world
  • Bring your questions. Get instant answers.
  • Six parallel full-day classroom training to choose from (Pre-Con Seminars)


  • MS Program Managers, Principal PMs, Group PMs >> Learn the internals from them and implement in your projects, the right way >> Enjoy accolades from your customers
  • Case studies from the field >> MS Premier Field Engineers teach you real world issues >> Avoid them in your projects >> Attain greater customer satisfaction
  • Industry experts from 16+ countries share their domain & technology experience >> Help your current projects & be ready for the next one >> Get customer recognition
  • Interact with SQL CAT & SQL TIGER Team >> Learn about the most complex deployments of the world >> Take your organization to the next level >> Be a champion in your team
  • Take the complete conference material back with you >> Share with your colleagues & peers >> Be a star team member
  • 500+ years of combined experience & knowledge for you to leverage
  • Attend full-day training on Aug 16 >> Re-deliver back to your organization
  • Join 1500+ attendees >> 300+ companies >> Learn. Explore.


Don’t miss Data Platform Summit at NIMHANS Convention Centre in Bangalore, August 17 – 19, 2017