MySQL Montreal JUG meetup,  Feb 20, 2024


Event both in English and French !

Let’s meet at Hotel Bonaventure, 900 Rue De la Gauchetière O, Montréal, QC H5A 1E4, Salle: Saint-Laurent 4


Come and hear Frederic Descamps talk about about MySQL indexes and histograms (with some examples involving JDBC!) and then Alvaro present the Micronaut framework

—Venez ecouter Frederic nous expliquer que sont les index et histograms MySQL (JDBC sera evoque) et ensuite 


Frédéric Descamps, Álvaro Sánchez-Mariscal and David Pilato

Frédéric Descamps

@lefred” has been consulting OpenSource and MySQL for more than 20 years. After graduating in Management Information Technology, Frédéric started his career as a developer for a multinational company.. He will then opt for a different career joining one of the first Belgian start-up fully dedicated to Open Source projects around GNU/Linux. It is in 2011 that lefred joined Percona, one of the leading MySQL-based specialists and became a performance expert. He decided to join the MySQL Community Team in 2016 as a MySQL Community Manager for EMEA & APAC. Frédéric is also a regular speaker of OpenSource Conferences and technical reviewers for several books. His blog mostly dedicated to MySQL is

Fred is also the devoted father of three adorable daughters: Wilhelmine, Héloïse & Barbara.

Álvaro Sánchez-Mariscal

Álvaro is a passionate developer and agile enthusiast with over 22 years of experience. He is now a Principal Member of Technical Staff at Oracle Labs, where he is a Micronaut committer, helping to maintain and evolve the open-source framework.

Before that, he was a Staff Engineer at VMWare, where he led the creation of new products to build, package, verify and publish software solutions with confidence in the VMware Marketplace. Previously, he spent some years working in different industries like gambling games (Odobo) and fintech (4Finance). Prior to that, he created his own company, Salenda, in 2005, a software factory and Atlassian Solution Partner headquartered in Madrid, Spain. Adaptavist acquired Salenda in 2019. Previously, he worked at companies like IBM BCS, Sun Microsystems or BEA Systems, where he was recognised as BEA Technical Director, an MVP awards program. He was also one of the initial founders and member of the Board of Directors of javaHispano in 2002, the world’s largest Spanish-speaking Java User Group.

David Pilato

Depuis 2013, David Pilato est développeur et évangéliste chez, après avoir passé les deux années précédentes à promouvoir le projet open-source Elasticsearch.

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