Events

Oktoberfest Cookoff

Celebrate Oktoberfest with our own Geman food cookout


Join the Tulsa campus Database Club for a day of bratwurst, kraut, and spetzle as we say Jawhol to Oktoberfest with our neighbours Welltown brewing. No beer on campus (sorry) but feel free to load up a plate and come and go! Get ready to SELECT * FROM food_heavy and INNER JOIN the chicken_dance table.

Location: Tulsa Campus 15 N. Cheyenne Ave. Tulsa, OK Directions
Time: October 24th, 2020 11:00 am - 4 pm
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Halloween on Wooster

Get Spooky with Pizza and Data on Halloween Night


The new Haven Campus Database Club is holding a social event on Halloween at Frank Pepe's. Best Database-themed costume wins a round on the club. Space is limited so make sure to RSVP.

Location: Frank Pepe's 127 Wooster St. New Haven, CT Directions
Time: October 31st, 2020 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm est
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Winter miniconference

Biannual one day mini-conference

All campus chapters of the database club will have their twice annual meeting to present topics. The conference will be streamed entirely via the database club homepage. If attendees are on campus, there will be standard conference snacks available.

  • 9:00 - 9:15: Introductions
  • 9:15 - 9:30: (New Haven) John Kryzbek - Cracking DNA and data storage More
  • 9:30 - 9:45: (Puerto Rico) J. I. Cruz Ruiz - Working With Unbounded Data Sets More
  • 9:45 - 10:00: (Tunisa) Jean de Richaud - SQL vs. NoSQL databases More
  • 10:00 - 10:15: (Uraguay) J. A. Thomas - Decolonizing the data More
  • 10:15 - 10:30: (France) Michel Guichet - The Coming Data Storage Crunch More
  • 10:30 - 10:45: (Mexico City) G. G. Bernal - Database Optimization for the 21st Century More
  • 10:45 - 11:00: (Cali) J. Hernandez - Gender Bias in Large Data Sets More
  • 11:00 - 11:15: (Beruit) M. Khalil - Meet the Newest Data Type: the Braj More
  • 11:15 - 11:30: (San Francisco) Tabitha O'Melay - 5 essential skills for any DBA More

  • 11:30 - 1:00 Lunch

  • 1:00 - 2:00 Keynote Interview with James Erstholzt, Exec. VP Data Storage, Quizbl Data
  • 2:00 - 2:45 Q&A with all presentors
  • 2:45 - 3:00 Wrap up
Location: Virtual and streaming on each campus (all times CST, -6 GMT)
Time: November 23rd, 2020 9:00 am - 11:30; 1:00 - 3:00 pm
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