O’Reilly Media has opened the Call for Participation for the 2009
MySQL Conference & Expo, scheduled for April 20-23, in Santa Clara,

Conference program chair Colin Charles and the program committee
invite proposals for conference sessions, panel discussions, and
tutorials. More than 2,000 attendees are expected to participate in
over 120 sessions at next year’s event.

Proposals can be submitted here:
http://en.oreilly.com/mysql2009/public/cfp/38. The deadline runs
through Oct. 22. Co-presented by O’Reilly Media and Sun Microsystems,
the MySQL Conference & Expo is the largest gathering of MySQL
developers, users, and DBAs worldwide.