There is exciting times ahead on SQLServerFAQ with a new user group appearing in the Exeter Area. SQL South West is hosted by Jonathan Allen, better known in the Twitter world as @FatherJack. There will be top names appearing in Exeter in the next few months. You can visit for information about the event and details will start to appear on SQLFAQ. In the meantime why not visit their first user group meeting on 18th May.

And if you are in Birmingham on the 2nd of June, you could win an Xbox at their user group meeting which has Luke Mills discussing data warehousing case studies and Chris Testa-O’Neill on Reporting Services.

UK Dev connections takes place at the Excel Centre in London on the 13th – 15th June for a Promotional price £499 + VAT. Featuring the world’s top speakers on SQL Server. It is still not late to register at DevConnections The benefit of this conference is that if you have had your fill of SQL Server, there is an array of sessions on other technologies as well.

The second evening Surrey SQL Server community event, hosted just 10 miles from Guildford and 20 miles from Reading, has Keith Burns talking about what Azure means to you. This should be a compelling session for those who want a greater understanding of Azure.

SQLSocial has an event on 7th of June with the SQL Server leadership team including Tom Casey Mark Souza and Eduardo Rosini. You can register at SQLSocial , but hurry as places will be limited.

And finally, watch out for an announcement from SQLFAQ in early July for an exciting event this autumn, we can’t wait to share the details with you all.

Here are the upcoming events in the next 30 days:

Wed, 18 May in 7 days
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SQL South West's first User Group hosted by @fatherJack

Wed, 25 May
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Sessions from Keith Burns (Microsoft) and Justin Langford (SQL Server MVP) at the second Surrey SQL Server community event.

Thu, 2 Jun
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Chris Testa-O'Neill on Reporting Services and Luke Mills with a data warehouse case study + WIN AN X-BOX!

Tue, 7 Jun
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SQLSocial will be joined by the SQL Server leadership team including Tom Casey, Mark Souza and Eduardo Rosini discussing all things Denali and Cloud.

Wed, 8 Jun
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User group evening of Chris Testa-O'Neill presenting Getting dimensional with data in Analysis Services and Jen Stirrup.

Wed, 15 Jun
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Andrew Fryer from Microsoft and Allan Mitchell SQL Server MVP.

Mon, 16th Jun
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Tony Rogerson SQL Server MVP, Neil Hambly + Guest presenter.

UK SQL Server User Group