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Submitted Abstract Feedback – My 2 cents

"WOW. That's exactly the feedback I would have loved to have for ALL my proposals in the past year. And not only for PASS Summit". No more and no less this is what I thought after having received the mail with all the feedback from the review committee of my PASS Summit proposals. Yeah, sure, I thought it in Italian, but for your convenience, I translated it in English. Being a written translation you cannot also see the typical Italian gestures related to the "WOW" phase, but you can get nice sense of that here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0n4Vw6twKo (at minute 0:41 J and 1:16 J)

Now, beside this J, I encourage everyone who submitted session abstract for PASS Summit to ask for detailed feedback, as explained here:

http://www.sqlpass.org/Community/PASSBlog/tabid/1476/entryid/642/PASS-Summit-Session-Selection.aspx

After reading the feedbacks, I already have several ideas on how to improve submitted abstract of sessions that have been rejected, and I'm sure the changes I'm going to do will help to increase the chances to have the session accepted in future. After all, it's all about being able to communicate to others why you think your session is useful and how it can help people in their work. And since we all have different way of seeing things, the more feedback I can have on how people get and understand my submission, the better for me, since I can fine-tune the abstract for the audience.

Good work, PASS.

Published Tuesday, July 15, 2014 11:50 PM by Davide Mauri
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About Davide Mauri

Davide Mauri - MCP, MCAD, MCDBA, MCT, MVP on SQL Server - has worked with SQL Server since version 6.5, and his interests cover the whole platform, from the Relational Engine to Analysis Services, from architecture definition to performance tuning. He also has a strong knowledge of XML, .NET and the Object Oriented Design principles, which allows him to have the correct vision and experience to handle development of complex business intelligence solutions. Having worked as a Microsoft Certified Teacher for many years, Davide is able to pass all his knowledge to his co-workers, allowing his team to deliver high-quality solutions. He currently works as a Mentor for SolidQ and can be found speaking in many Italian and internationals events.

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