PGDay NYC 2012

Start Date: 
Mon, 2012-04-02 (All day)
End Date: 
Mon, 2012-04-02 (All day)

PGDay NYC is an intensive one-day PostgreSQL symposium with technical sessions focusing on the core topics you need to succeed with PostgreSQL. It will cover topics for users, developers and contributors to PostgreSQL.

Twelve speakers are coming from all over the world to share their experiences using PostgreSQL, talk about upcoming enhancements in PostgreSQL 9.2, and discuss various PostgreSQL.

$50 discount by March 16, 2012

Use the code PGGLOBAL ( from now through March 16th.

The conference will be held at the Lighthouse International conference center.

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Schedule as of March 9, 2012 - please check for any updates.

Start End BV Room Dining Room
8:30 a.m. 9:30 a.m. Registration
9:30 a.m. 9:40 a.m. Welcome 
Jonathan S. Katz
9:40 a.m. 10:20 a.m. Keynote - PostgreSQL at VMware 
David Fetter
10:30 a.m. 11:20 a.m. Securing PostgreSQL From External Attack 
Bruce Momjian
PostgreSQL at OpenSCG 
Scott Mead
11:30 a.m. 12:20 p.m. PostgreSQL Backup Strategies 
Magnus Hagander
Managing multiple PostgreSQL servers using vFabric Data Director 
Jignesh Shah
12:30 p.m. 1:30 p.m. Lunch 
BV Room
1:30 p.m. 2:20 p.m. Performance and Scalability Enhancements in PostgreSQL 9.2 
Robert Haas
Defense Against the Dark Arts: Protecting your Data From ORMs 
Vanessa Hurst
2:30 p.m. 3:20 p.m. Virtualizing PostgreSQL 
David Fetter
Postgres Enterprise Manager: Monitor and Manage your PostgreSQL deployments 
Dave Page
3:30 p.m. 4:20 p.m. PostgreSQL at Spotify 
Gandalf Hernandez
Big Bad *Upgraded* Postgres 
Robert Treat
4:30 p.m. 5 p.m. PostgreSQL at Yodle 
John Merryman
5 p.m. 5:30 p.m. Keynote 
Denis Lusser
5:30 p.m. 6 p.m. Lightning Talks + Closing 


PG Day NYC 2012 is part of the "PG Corridor Days" series of one-day conferences to help promote PostgreSQL usage in their locals. The other conferences are PGDay Austin on March 28 ( and PGDay DC on March 30 (