The Global Persian Virtual Group is an online gathering place for all Microsoft Data Platform and Business Intelligence professionals speaking the Persian language.

About Us

Global Persian Virtual Group is a virtual gathering point for all Microsoft database and BI professionals around the world who speak Farsi (Iranians, Afghan, and any Persian speaking professional are welcome). Our meetings will be once a month and wil be online under Go2Webinar application. Announcement about each event will be published on our main page and you will get the registration link. after registration you will get the joining URL for the session.

This group is an official chapter of PASS (Professional Association of SQL Server). We will cover Microsoft SQL Server database development, and administration topics, Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse technologies with Microsoft Toolset, and Azure Data Analysis and Analytics.


به گروه مجازی فارسی زبان پاس خوش آمدید. در این گروه جلسات فنی در مورد مباحث پایگاه داده و هوش تجاری مایکروسافت بصورت ماهانه برگزار خواهد شد. جلسات به صورت مجازی خواهد بود و فارسی زبانان تمام دنیا (ایرانی، افغان، و ...) می توانند در جلسات گروه شرکت کنند. این گروه زیر مجموعه ی انجمن جهانی اس کیو ال سرور است. جلسات گروه در صفحه ای اصلی این گروه به اشتراک گذاشته خواهد شد. 


Leadership Team:

Reza Rad


Reza Rad is an Author, Trainer, Speaker and DW/BI Consultant. He has a BSc in Computer engineering; he has more than 15 years’ experience in databases, programming and development mostly on Microsoft technologies. He is a Microsoft MVP in SQL Server for five continues years (from 2011 till now) for his dedication in Microsoft BI.

His articles on different aspects of technologies, especially on MS BI, can be found on his blog: (previously was .

He wrote some books on MS SQL BI and also is writing some others, He is also an active member on online technical forums such as MSDN and Experts-Exchange, and is a moderator of MSDN SQL Server forums, and is a MCP, MCSE and MCITP of BI. He is the leader of New Zealand Business Intelligence users group.

He is a International Speaker in SQL Saturday and SQL users groups and Conferences like TechEd and PASS Summit. And He is a Microsoft Certified Trainer.



Leila Etaati

Leila is Data Mining and BI Consultant, Machine Learning Mentor and Trainer, and Speaker. She has over 10 years’ experience working with databases and software systems. She was involved in many large-scale projects for big sized companies. Leila has PhD of Information System department, University of Auckland, MS and BS in computer science.

She worked in Industries including banking financial, power and utility, manufacturing … She is a lecturer and trainer in Business intelligence and data base design course in University of Auckland.

Leila speaks in international SQL Server and BI conferences such as Microsoft Ignite, SQL Rally, and many SQL Saturdays on Machine Learning and Analytics topics. Her training courses and speaking are listed in website.

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