Announcing the Stellar Speaker Line-up for Distributed SQL Summit 2022

Rachel Pescador

We are excited to announce a terrific speaker line-up for the fourth annual Distributed SQL Summit (DSS) on September 14, 2022. Attendees can sign up for free to watch world-class keynotes, fireside chats with Fortune 500 leaders, and technical presentations by Yugabyte and industry experts.

Speakers will share use cases, best practices, and real-world successes and challenges around database modernization with distributed SQL architecture. In particular, don’t miss these industry-leading customers as they discuss their distributed SQL journey. 

  • Fireside Chat with Wells Fargo: Building a Data-centric Business that is Ready for Any Future—Nathaniel Drehmel, Group Systems Architect and Head of Technology Infrastructure Architecture, Wells Fargo
  • Preparing for Database Modernization: Lessons Learned from Performing a Successful YugabyteDB Evaluation—Lokesh Duseja, Director Digital Engineering – Enterprise Architecture, Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
  • Fireside Chat with Fiserv: Keys to Building a Cloud Native, Data-Centric Business—Tom Eck, Senior Vice President, Distinguished Engineer, Digital Transformation, Fiserv
  • Fireside Chat with Kroger: Examining a Two-Year Journey with Distributed SQL and What’s Next—Sriram Samu, VP Engineering, Customer Technology, Kroger 

As well as gaining insight from these key brands, join our YugabyteDB experts to discover what’s new with YugabyteDB, YugabyteDB Anywhere, and YugabyteDB Managed.

  • Build on your distributed SQL knowledge to simplify your YugabyteDB deployments
  • Learn how to migrate your database easily with YugabyteDB Voyager
  • Find out the latest data modeling best practices, automate with powerful APIs, optimize database performance, and more!

Additional learning opportunities

This year we have introduced two new learning opportunities.

  • Participate in live hands-on workshops covering SQL Tuning, Diagnostics and Instrumentation, and Multi-Region Applications.
  • Expand your skills with 90-minute courses and certification offerings from Yugabyte University. Join free live training courses to get certified on YSQL development, YCQL development, and YugabyteDB administration.

DSS 2022: In-Person Events

Following the virtual Distributed SQL Summit, we will be hosting a series of in-person DSS Days in San Francisco, Dallas, Atlanta, Detroit, New York, and London. These events are an ideal place for app developers and database practitioners to collaborate, share ideas, and learn about database modernization and modern cloud native databases.

Tickets to the Distributed SQL Summit 2022 are available for free. To learn more about the Distributed SQL Summit and in-person DSS Days or to register visit:

You can also join the conversation on Twitter using #DSS22 for live updates.

Rachel Pescador

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