FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is Snowflake Summit?
The four-day conference will feature Keynotes, Breakout Sessions, and an exposition floor where thousands of Snowflake’s partners, customers, and industry peers will gather to network, collaborate, and obtain essential knowledge about Snowflake and emerging trends in data and analytics.
Who should attend Snowflake Summit?
CXO, BI, IT, Data Management professionals, and thought-leaders from the United States and around the world. Discover how people in your role and industry will learn while at Summit here.
Where will Snowflake Summit take place?
Snowflake Summit will be at the Caesars Forum Conference Center, Las Vegas June 13 – 16, 2022.
Is there a virtual component of Snowflake Summit?
The Summit is planned to be an in-person event.
What kind of topics will be discussed at Snowflake Summit?
- Operating and optimizing Snowflake
- Modernizing data architectures, including data warehouse, data lakes, and data mesh
- Accelerating analytics
- Data science
- Data engineering and data pipelines
- Secure data sharing and collaboration
- Application development
- Data sharing, Snowflake Data Marketplace, and data collaboration
- Data for good (climate, diversity, health, etc)
- A large variety of industry-specific sessions
How long will each session be?
Breakout sessions are scheduled for 40 mins of content and followed by 5 mins of Q&A
Can I reserve a seat in my favorite sessions?
Breakout sessions are filled on a first-come-first-served basis. You will be able to pre-plan your agenda, but this does not guarantee you a seat in any given session. Please plan to arrive early to queue for your sessions to ensure you get a seat. The most popular sessions will be repeated. Please “favorite” the sessions you are most interested in so we can ensure these are placed in our largest breakout rooms.
Can I attend the Partner Summit?
Snowflake Partners in good standing are invited to attend the Partner Network Summit taking place on Monday, June 13th and should plan to arrive by 12:30 pm at The Forum at Caesars in Las Vegas.
If you are interested in attending this event, you can indicate that during the registration process.
Who do I contact if I have questions?
Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions regarding Snowflake Summit.
How much does Snowflake Summit cost?
Full Conference Pricing Regular May 1 – June 11 $1,795 At the Door June 12 – June 16 $1,995 Add-On Item Pricing 12 months of Snowflake new Features (any registration date; not eligible for discounts or special offers) $1500 SnowPro Certification Exam (any registration date; not eligible for discounts or special offers) $100
What is the payment policy?
- All major credit cards are accepted for registration payments (Visa, Mastercard, American Express, & Discover).
- Please email [email protected] with any requests to pay via invoice. Instructions for invoice payments will be sent upon receipt of the invoice email requests
*Please note that you will not be able to register for Snowflake Summit 2022 until full payment has been received. Registration codes will be sent upon receipt of payment.
Are special discounts offered to government employees?
Government employees have the opportunity to purchase Summit tickets at our lowest ticket price of $1,095 regardless of whether super early bird pricing has ended or not. If super early bird pricing has ended, please email [email protected] to inquire about how to receive this discount pricing.
CANCELLATIONS & SUBSTITUTIONS
What is the cancellation/substitution policy?
All cancellation requests must be submitted in writing to [email protected]
Applicable refunds will be processed based on the time and date that the request was submitted:
- Full refund: Cancellation notices must be received by 11:59 p.m. PT on Friday, May 13, 2022
- Requests received by May 13, 2022, will receive a full refund. No refunds for requests received after May 13, 2022, regardless of when the registration is received.
- Non-attendance does not constitute cancellation.
- Summit tickets purchased via a Snowflake order form are non-refundable.
To transfer your registration to someone else at your company, please email the following information for the new registrant to [email protected]
- First Name & Last Name
- Job Title
- Work Address
- Email Address
- Work Phone Number
A registration confirmation email will be sent to the new registrant once the substitution is confirmed.
Can I get a visa letter?
Visa requests will be handled on an individual basis. To request a visa, please send the following information to [email protected].
- Full Name:
- Your Country of Citizenship
- Name of your Company
- Address of your Company
- The number of days will you be in the United States
How do I arrange ground transportation to and from the airport?
Taxis and Ride Shares are readily available at McCarran International Airport and throughout Las Vegas.
When should I plan on arriving and departing?
Snowflake Summit officially kicks off on Monday afternoon, June 13th, with a welcome reception on the exposition floor. Summit concludes on Thursday, June 16th at 3:00 pm PT.
COVID-19 Event Requirements
By registering, you are acknowledging and agreeing that: (i) you must be fully vaccinated to attend and may be required to provide proof of such vaccination or meet other health and safety requirements to attend; (ii) there are inherent risks with attending in-person events and that Snowflake cannot guarantee that participants will not be infected with COVID-19; and (iii) you hereby waive all risks related to COVID-19.
TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION
Are pre-event training courses available?
Yes, join us for “12 months of Snowflake new Features” on Monday, June 13th. The course is a full day of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs on the latest and greatest features released since Snowflake Summit 2021. Our expert instructors will inform and guide you through several scenarios helping you architect, understand and build with the most up-to-date techniques, features and best practices. Learn more here >
Which certification exams are available?
All SnowPro Certification Exams will be available at Summit.
Why get SnowPro Certified?
Stand out in the data community as a Snowflake expert. When surveyed, we found
- 96% of SnowPro Certified candidates consider their Certification valuable
- 45% of SnowPro Certified candidates earned a raise or promotion because of their certification
How should I prepare for my SnowPro Certification at Summit?
Visit the SnowPro Certification website to find exam guides for each SnowPro
Certification. Each exam guide lists the objectives covered on the certification exam as well as the exam study guide link which contains sample questions.
Is there a time limit on the exams?
Candidates have a time limit of 115 minutes on the following exams:
- SnowPro Core
- SnowPro Advanced: Architect
- SnowPro Advanced: Data Engineer
- SnowPro Advanced: Data Scientist
- SnowPro Advanced: Administrator
Candidates have a time limit of 90 minutes on the following exams:
- SnowPro Core Recertification
- SnowPro Advanced: Architect Recertification
Is it necessary to attend the event in person to take the exam?
If you obtain a Snowflake Summit certification voucher, you will have to appear in person to take the exam. The voucher will not be active outside of the event. We will be running certification throughout each day (June 13th – June 16th). Once you receive your voucher, you will be able to schedule your exam and choose any time slot available during the event through PearsonVue.
Can I reschedule my exam?
You will be able to reschedule your exam at Summit any time before your exam, as long as there is availability.
Do I need to extend my stay to take my exam?
We will be running certification each day (June 13th – June 16th). The earliest time slot will be 8 am PT on June 13th and the latest will be 12 pm PT on June 16th. Please plan accordingly.
Where will the exams be taking place?
Snowflake Summit 2022 Conference
Linq Conference Center
3535 Las Vegas Boulevard South
Ballrooms Social A And B
Las Vegas, Nevada 89109
PLAN YOUR TRIP
The Snowflake Summit room block is now closed. To book a room or request changes to your reservation, please contact the hotels directly. Caesars Palace: 866-227-5944 Flamingo: 888-373-9855 Harrahs: 888-458-8471 LINQ: 866-523-2781 We look forward to seeing you soon in Las Vegas
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FLIGHTS & TRAVEL
Just 3 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, Harry Reid International Airport offers daily flights including non-stop service from 120 cities in the U.S. and one-stop connections to hundreds more. Airport transportation is available by taxi, charter, rideshare and public transportation. First time in Las Vegas? Learn more here!
Justify Your Trip
With June only a few months away, now is the best time to approach your manager with the pitch for you and your co-workers to attend Snowflake Summit, live in Las Vegas. We can't wait for you to join us.