TechNet Virtual Summit
3 days of expert content on IT shifts, career insights, security, mobility, tech innovations and more. Hear firsthand where IT is heading, from some of the best tech minds in the business. Join us online
– right from your favorite connected device. Register here: http://aka.ms/tnvcmvp and share with your community! Note: sessions will be delivered in PST Time.
Let's Dev This Tour in Montreal
On March 30st, Let's Dev This Tour is coming to Montreal to present 3 different tracks on
Web, Cloud and Windows 10.
To know more about each session simply click on it.
Microsoft DevOps Hackathon
DevOps Hackathon is happening in Montreal on March 18-19th
and in Ottawa on March 31st- April 1st – Please see below call for MVP Proctors.
MVP Open Day 2016 – this year's Canadian MVP Open Day will take place on Friday, May 6th, 2016 (8:30am – 5pm EST). Please make sure you register here.
ITI Cloud Roadshows: Join local IT professionals and Microsoft MVPs in the following cities:
MVP Days Community Roadshow:
coming to Toronto Feb 29th, Ottawa Mar 2nd, and Montreal Mar 4th, 2016. We are hoping you are able to register for these events. Please help us spread the word.
SharePoint Saturday Montreal:
Register for the 4th Edition of
SharePoint Saturday in Montreal
on April 2, 2016. Five tracks offered: IT Pro, Dev, End-User, Business Customer Showcase and Data SQL. Call for Speakers and Sponsors are open!
Prairie Dev Conference: 2-days Development Conference happening in Winnipeg on April 11-12th, 2016 - http://www.prairiedevcon.com/
There's just one week left for MVPDays Community Roadshow in Toronto!
We would love to see you there!
Please use the Promo Code "CDNMVP" to register for FREE !
Make Web Not War brings together Canadian web dev experts to talk about modern web standards, Open Source, and Open Data innovations. Learn about the latest IETF & ECMA web standards, how to run and contribute to open source projects, the importance of open data in the world of journalism, open government, and more. Live online Feb 5, 2016. Participation is free. Register to receive exclusive content to accompany the live presentation.
Awesome apps are built a certain way – that way may be different for each and every one of us. On February 10, Microsoft DX is coming to Toronto with Let's Dev this Tour to help you learn how to build awesome apps for web, cloud and Windows 10 using latest standards and tools. The day will be full of great workshops, hands-on-labs and consultations with experts.
1 DAY. 1 VENUE. 3 DEEP DIVE WORKSHOPS – WEB. CLOUD. WINDOWS 10.
Pick a primary workshop, then pop in and out of all three based on the topics that interest you the most.
The boundless web
Build across browsers, devices, and the cloud.
Sessions and hands-on labs on the latest dev standards and tools‚ Web Apps with Node.JS‚ and Azure.
The fusion of apps and the Cloud
Magic happens when the technologies that you love live on Azure.
Sessions and hands-on labs on App and Data Services‚ VMs, and networks.
One app fits all
One app can fit them all
– mobile, tablet, and PC
– with Windows 10.
Sessions and hands-on labs on Adaptive UX‚ the Universal Windows Platform‚ speech recognition, data binding‚ and Azure.
SPACE IS LIMITED per workshop so please reserve you seat now.
MVPDays is a series of one day events that focuses on content for IT and Dev Professionals sharing their knowledge allowing local communities to learn more and advance their skills based on real world experiences. The majority of the sessions are Content will focus on the following topics:
- IT PRO
- SharePoint / Office 365
It will be held in the following cities:
Here is a bunch of links to resources that will help you get up to speed on what's new for developing Windows 10 applications.
Want to download Visual Studio SKU's including VS 2015 click here
Everything you needed to know to write applications using MS Tools
Windows 10 and what's new
Want to take Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) Windows 10 Courses click here
Channel 9 has some great windows 10 related videos here
Next week I will be going back to school. Well sort of.
I am going to teach a one day seminar on programming to students grades 6-12 at Synergy.
Synergy is a
summer experience program
offered by the DeGroote School of Business
at McMaster University for students in grades 5 -12. It affords students the opportunity to experience business as a field of study in a post-secondary setting.
I'm teaching the class using Python and Visual Studio.
Should be a lot of fun.
Microsoft Named a Leader in Gartner's Public Cloud Storage Services for Second Consecutive Year
Check out the details in Nicole Herskowitz's