The next set of SoCal Architect Councils is a “plain old technology briefing” covering the upcoming versions of Visual Studio, Windows Server, and SQL Server.

This event will be held in San Diego on November 28th and Irvine on November 29th.

Please register for the location that works best for you. The event starts at 11:45 AM and includes lunch.

Wednesday, November 28: La Jolla - Lodge at Torrey Pines
Register here: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032356126&Culture=en-US
Thursday, November 29: Irvine - Microsoft Technology Center
Register here: http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032356127&Culture=en-US

Plain Old Technology Briefing

In early 2008, Microsoft will launch Visual Studio 2008, Windows Server 2008, and SQL Server 2008.  The focus of this Architect Council is to provide a preview of these products and to answer your questions.

Agenda

11:45 AM  Arrival
12:00 PM  Lunch and announcements
01:00 PM  Visual Studio 2008 and .NET 3.5, Mickey Williams, Neudesic
02:30 PM  SQL Server 2008, Steve Muise, Neudesic
04:00 PM  Windows Server 2008, Mark McReynolds, Microsoft
05:15 PM  Raffle and close

Visual Studio 2008, http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/vstudio/aa700830.aspx
Windows Server 2008, http://www.microsoft.com/windowsserver2008/default.mspx
SQL Server 2008, http://www.microsoft.com/sql/2008/default.mspx

Locations
  The Lodge at Torrey Pines
  11480 North Torrey Pines Road,
  La Jolla, CA 92037
  Phone: 858.453.4420
  Website: http://www.lodgetorreypines.com/

  Microsoft Technology Center
  Three Park Plaza, Suite 1600
  Irvine, CA 92614
  Phone: 949.263.3000
  Website: http://www.microsoft.com/about/companyinformation/usaoffices/southernca/orangecounty.mspx