The IDUG DB2 Tech Conference is packed full of exciting opportunities for you to learn from experts, network with peers and see the latest in DB2 innovations. For more information on technical sessions, the keynote presentation, free workshops and more, download the interactive brochure. To view the full session schedule grid, download the Pocket Programme. Hard copies of the Pocket Programme will also be available at the Conference.

Here is a glimpse of what the 2012 event will include:

 

   
Sunday, 4 November 2012
   
9:00 - 17:00 CA Day
9:30 DB2 10 for z/OS DBA Administration Certification Crammer Course  
9:30 DB2 10 for LUW - DB2 for LUW Version 10 Certification Test Prep Seminar
9:30 DB2 10 for z/OS New Functions and Migration Planning Workshop 
9:30 Data Warehousing with DB2 for z/OS: IBM DB2 Analytics Accelerator Deep Dive Workshop
14:00 - 19:00 Registration Open 
   
Monday, 5 November 2012
   
8:00 - 18:00 Registration Open
8:30 - 17:30 IBM Certification Exams
9:00 Speaker/Moderator Orientation
9:00 Conference Orientation
10:00 - 11:15 Keynote Presentation
11:15-11:30 Travel Break
11:30 - 12:30 Technical Sessions
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch
13:30 - 14:30 Technical Sessions
14:30 -14:45 Travel Break
14:45 - 15:45 Vendor Presentations
15:45 - 16:00 Refreshment break
16:00 - 17:00 Technical Sessions
17:15 - 20:00 IDUG 2012 - Welcome Reception in Solutions Centre Exhibition
   
Tuesday, 6 November 2012
   
8:00 - 18:00 Registration Open
8:30 - 17:30 IBM Certification Exams
8:30 - 9:30 Technical Sessions
9:30 - 9:45 Travel Break
9:45 - 10:45 Vendor Presentations
10:45 - 11:00 Refreshment Break
10:45 - 13:00 Solutions Centre Exhibition Open
11:00 - 12:00 Technical Sessions
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
12:30 - 13:00 VSP lottery drawing for Monday VSPs
13:00 - 14:00 Technical Sessions
14:00 - 14:15 Travel Break
14:15 - 15:15 Technical Sessions
15:15 - 15:45 Refreshment Break
15:45 - 16:45 Technical Sessions
17:00 - 20:00 Solutions Centre Exhibition Open
19:30 - 20:00 VSP lottery drawing for Tuesday VSPs
21:00 CA Technologies Networking Event - Collect your invitation at the CA Technologies booth
   
Wednesday, 7 November 2012
   
8:00 - 17:30 IBM Certification Exams
8:00 - 17:00 Registration Open
8:30 - 9:30 Technical Sessions
9:30 - 9:45 Travel Break
9:45 - 10:45 Technical Sessions
10:45 - 11:00 Refreshment Break
10:45 - 14:00 Solutions Centre Exhibition Open
11:00 - 12:00 Technical Sessions
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
12:30 - 13:00 Passport to Prize drawing
14:00 - 14:15 Travel Break
14:15 - 15:00 Vendor Feedback Meeting
13:00 - 14:00 Special Interest Groups (SIGs)
14:00 - 14:15 Travel Break
14:15 - 15:15 Technical Sessions
15:15 - 15:45 Refreshment Break
15:45 - 16:45 Technical Sessions
16:45 - 17:00 Travel Break
17:00 - 18:00 Technical Sessions
TBD IBM Customer Dinner
   
Thursday, 8 November 2012
   
8:00 - 12:45 Registration Open
8:30 - 13:30 IBM Certification Exams
8:30 - 9:30 Technical Sessions
9:30 - 9:45 Travel Break
9:30 DB2 LUW Administration for SAP
9:45 - 10:45 Technical Sessions
10:45 -11:15 Refreshment Break
11:15 -12:15 Technical Sessions
12:15 -12:45 Refreshment Break
12:30 - 13:30 Expert Panel and Closing Session
   
Friday, 9 November 2012
   
7:00 - 8:30 One-day Seminar Registration Open
8:30 - 10:00 Full Day Seminars in Session
10:00-10:30 Refreshment break
10:30 - 12:00 Full Day Seminars in Session
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 14:30 Full Day Seminars in Session
14:30 - 15:00 Refreshment break
15:00 - 16:30 Full Day Seminars in Session