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Tobiasz Janusz Koprowski

( Tobias Koprowski )

United Kingdom
Independent Consultant, Microsoft Certified Trainer. PASS East Midlands Chapter Co-Leader. Community Leader, International Speaker, Writer, Influencer. STEM Ambassador. Freelancer, Photographer... Coffee Addicted.


Independent Consultant & owner of ShadowLand Consulting. Microsoft Certified Trainer and Subject Matter Expert at CQURE. Community leader focused on SQL Server, SharePoint, Security, Collaboration, and ITIL, DR, BCM and SLA. Love licensing stuff. Freelancer. Delivering consulting, implementation and audit projects in Poland, Scandinavia and Europe. Member of Microsoft Terminology Community, MVP Mentor Programm Member. 

PASS (Professional Association of SQL Server) East Midlands Official Chapter Co-Leader in Nottingham (England).

Active member of Friends of RedGate PLUS, Professional Association of SQL Server, Information System Security Association, Polish SQL Server User Group, SQL Server UK User Group, Association of Computing Machinery and several communities in the world. Since 1st July 2010 awarded for SQL Server MVP.  Former President of the Polish SQL Server USer Group. Former leader of Lower Silesia PLSSUG Chapter. Creator of SQLDAY Conference and CEO 2009-2011. 

Former member of the Boards: 
* Member of the Board of Polish Information Processing Society (Lower Silesia)
* Information System Security Association (Polish Chapter)
* Vice-Chair EMEA Board at Global IT Community Association. 

Speaker at group meetings and many international conferences in Poland, Europe, Russia, Ukraine, Scandinavia and China at: SQL Day, SQL Saturday, SQL Bits, SQL Connections, InfoTRAMS, CarreerCon, InfoTech, SharePoint Community Launch, Dat Days, CISSP Days, ITCamp, SQL Relay, Time for SharePoint, SQL Server Community Launch, PASS SQL Rally, Global Azure Bootcamp, IT Academic Day, Code Camp, Cluj Innovation Days and more. Co-Author SQL Server MVP Deep Dives Volume II and author of few articles on Microsoft TechNET, IT portals and magazines. Owner of several blogs: IT Pro, oriented for SQL Server and SharePoint, blog about licensing, and three private blogs. 

In his spare time journalist and music critic, photographer, collaborating with and Verband Junger-Journalist Berlin Brandenburgen. Amateur practicing running, swimming and mountain cycling.

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