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Bridgetown, Christ Church
DBA, BI analyst, Developer, Microsoft MVP Data Platform, SQL Server blogger, Speaker and Content Creator
BS degree in Information Systems from Metodista Granbery College as an outstanding student, recognized by the Brazilian Computer Society, I'm currently working as a Data Architect at Caribbean Development Bank in Barbados. I am a Database and BI Specialist, working exclusively with SQL Server, Analysis Services, Integration Services and Reporting Services since 2013, and I work actively in the Data Platform technical community. I have already spoken at the largest data events on Microsoft technologies in Brazil, such as SQL Saturday's, MVPConf, Power BI Roadshow and Power Platform World Tour, in a total of more than 50 in-person meetings and more than 120 online events so far. Furthermore, I also publish videos on the Planilheiros Brasil, the pioneer and largest YouTube channel on Latin America related to Power BI, with more than 150,000 subscribers and 9.5 million views. I have my personal blog (dirceuresende.com), where I have written more than 300 technical articles, and it's the most viewed blog related to Data in Latin America and in Portuguese, with more than 2.1 million views. I also write articles for large tech portals such as iMasters and codigosimples.net.