DPS 2018 Speaker Announcement – William Durkin, MVP from Germany


DPS 2018 Speaker Announcement – William Durkin, MVP from Germany

Brace yourself as we announce the next speaker of DPS 2018.

Join us in welcoming the Yorkshireman who lives in Germany and a Data Platform MVP – William Durkin. William will be travelling to India and will be speaking at Data Platform Summit this year. We are excited to host him at DPS 2018.

William is a DBA and Data Platform Architect who is an expert in building and managing large scale SQL Server deployments. And here is a treat for DBA and DEV folks in Asia: William will be delivering regular breakout sessions, Open-Talks & Chalk-Talks at the conference, Aug 9 to 11.

This is your only opportunity to interact in-person and learn from the expert who has more than a decade of experience working with Data Platform – a must attend.

And do not forget, there will be more than 100 Breakout, Open-Talks & Chalk-Talks session @ DPS 2018. This year, DPS will see highly curated content from the world’s best delivered at a world class infrastructure, Radisson BLU (Outer Ring Road, Bengaluru).

Who is William Durkin?

William Durkin is a DBA, Data Platform MVP, and Data Platform Architect for Data Masterminds. He uses his decade of experience with SQL Server to help multinational corporations achieve their data management goals. Born in the UK and now based in Germany, William has worked as a Database Developer and DBA on projects ranging from single server installations, up to environments spanning 5 continents, using a range of high availability solutions. William is a regular speaker at conferences around the globe, organizes the popular event SQLGrillen.

DPS Team, DPG Team & eDominer welcomes William to DPS 2018.

What does it mean for you? This is once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to learn from the expert and your only opportunity to attend a regular session and interact in-person with William Durkin.


DPS 2018 has a battery of power-packed speakers. Keep watching this space for DPS 2018 Stalwarts.

Still not registered for DPS 2018? Grab this month’s pricing for the conference & pre-con, it is the lowest. There are multiple packages you can choose from.

Talk to your manager today and get sponsored for the summit. There are discounts available for group registrations.

Click Here to learn more about DPS 2018 Conference & Pre-Con registration.


And we hope you have not missed the highlights from DPS 2017, SSGAS 2016 & SSGAS 2015.