Microsoft Trade Mission | Redmond, Seattle
February 27th- March 2nd 2012

 In early 2012 Microsoft and the Department of Employment, Economic Development
and Innovation will host a Trade Mission to the US for Queensland based
Independent Software Vendors (ISV’s) and partners to experience the future of
the mobile enterprise and productivity.

The mission is an exciting opportunity for Queensland ISV’s and partners to
attend 3 days of workshops, events and roundtables with leading industry
professionals at the Microsoft  Redmond
Campus at the Executive Briefing Centre.

The Trade Mission will be the launching activity of the Microsoft Innovation Centre that is
currently under development in Queensland. This exciting opportunity has been
developed in collaboration with the Queensland Department of Employment,
Economic Development and Innovation and specifically tailored for emerging IT
Professionals and ISV’s in Queensland.

Objectives and outcomes: 

  • A stronger understanding of Microsoft’s productivity vision
  • Engagement with product teams for development of applications and services
  • Gain a further understanding of the mobile enterprise vision and roadmap (Including:
    Windows 8, Cloud, Windows Phone)


There is no cost for companies to attend outside of travel and
accommodation expenses. 

Registrations for this Trade Mission are limited. If you are interested in nominating someone from your
organisation to attend the Trade Mission, or you would like more information please outline your expression of interest to Emily Easterby or Mark Fludder by the 7th January 2012.