If you are looking to expand your business into Queensland, the upcoming Trade Mission to Redmond is a great opportunity for you to build relationships with the Queensland Government and Microsoft in
Queensland whilst building your networks and opportunities in the US.

In early 2012 Microsoft and the Department of Employment, Economic Development and Innovation will host a Trade Mission to the US for Queensland based partners to experience the future of the mobile
enterprise and productivity. The mission is an exciting opportunity for Queensland 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 a 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 and Start-Up’s based in Queensland or looking to expand their business into 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)

We are holding an Information evening on the 24th January 2012 at the Microsoft Brisbane office, for some evening drinks, to hear about the exciting activities planned for our 2012 Trade Mission, an opportunity
for you at ask any questions that you may have on our upcoming trip, as well as brief overview of the plans and vision for Innovation Centre. If you are interested in attending, please contact to Emily Easterby or Scott Duffield by the 19th January 2012.

Registrations for the 2012 Trade Mission are limited. There is no cost outside of travel, meals and accomodation for the Trade Mission.

At this event we will also be asking that in order to secure your place on our Trade Mission that you can make a commitment by the first week of February.

Please contact Emily Easterby for more information.