Wednesday, February 20, 2019

MySQL Users Conference 2003

The first annual MySQL conference was held in San Jose, California in 2003.

Conference Details

Dates: April 10 – 12, 2003
Location: Doubletree Hotel San Jose, California

For more information please visit the official conference website.

Speakers List

  • Michael “Monty” Widenius (Co-Founder/CTO, MySQL AB)
  • Tim Bunce (CTO, Data-Plan Services)
  • Stacey Quandt (Industry Analyst, Linux and Open Source, Giga Information Group)
  • Tom Basil (Director of Technical Support, MySQL AB)
  • Sanjeev Binaykia (CEO, Sygnet)
  • Kari Honkanen (CTO, Emic Networks)
  • Venu Anuganti (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • David Axmark (Co-Founder, MySQL AB)
  • Heikki Tuuri (Founder/Lead Developer, Innobase Oy)
  • Gary Carleton (Software Products Division, Intel Corporation)
  • Dr. David Harper (Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute)
  • John David Duncan (
  • Philip Antoniades (Sr. Developer / Managing Partner, Bangstate, Inc.)
  • Matt Wagner (Director of Software Development, MySQL AB)
  • Mark Matthews (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Laura Thomson (Author, RMIT University)
  • Marten Mickos (CEO, MySQL AB)
  • Guilhem Bichot (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Per-Erik Martin (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Rasmus Lerdorf (Inventor of PHP, Yahoo!)
  • Peter Gulutzan (Author/SQL Expert, MySQL AB)
  • Sandro Zic (Partner/Founder, ZZ/OSS)
  • Sergei Golubchik (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Jorge del Conde (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Alexander “Bar” Barkov (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Alejandro Oropeza Querejeta (Manager of IT, Undersecretary of Administrative Development and Simplification, Mexico)
  • Bruce Perens (Open Source Advocate)
  • Charlie Garry (Industry Analyst, The Meta Group)
  • Jeremy Zawodny (Technical Lead, Yahoo!)
  • Paul J. Dravis (Founder and President, The Dravis Group LLC)
  • Zak Greant (Community Advocate, MySQL AB)
  • Dirk Elmendorf (Chief Technology Evangelist, Rackspace)
  • Helvcio Borges (CEO, EAC-Brazil)
  • Brian Aker (Technical Lead, OSDN)
  • Bradley Kuhn (Executive Director and Vice President, Free Software Foundation)
  • Oleksandr “Sanja” Byelkin (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Richard Green (VP Sun Developer Products)
  • Giuseppe Maxia
  • Peter Zaitsev (Developer, MySQL AB)
  • Hartmut Holzgraefe (PHP Development Team)
  • Mike Hillyer (Partner, Dynamergy)
  • Reggie Burnett (Owner/Consultant, ByteFX, Inc.)
  • Paul DuBois (Author)
  • Nathan Goff (Mentor Graphics)
  • Dr. John C. Hayward (Wheaton College)