Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next week (or so) for the Mid-Atlantic area, as well as webcasts of interest…this list includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and all events entered in Community Megaphone are also automatically synced to the UGSS event calendar.

Note that the Blend-O-Rama webcast series runs all week, so if you missed today’s webcast, there are still 4 more that  you can catch, and organizers Joel Cochran and Kevin Griffin are recording all of the sessions:

  • Blend-O-Rama
    Monday, July 19, 2010 11:30 AM, Online
    Blend-O-Rama is a series of 5 lunch and learns designed to take you from zero to hero in Expression Blend.
    By registering for the event, you'll be sent reminders for each of the sessions with a link to the LiveMeeting log in page.
    Blend-O-Rama is being presented by self-described "Blend Evangelist" Joel Cochran. The event is being sponsored by Kevin Griffin, and the resources provided by the Hampton Roads .NET Users Group.
    [ Event Details | Add To Calendar ]

  • The IT Pro's Learning Guide For SQL Server 2008 R2
    Saturday, July 24, 2010 9:30 AM, Online
    Location: This is an online meeting via Live Meeting
    If you’re an IT Professional and you know little or nothing about SQL Server 2008 R2, you are in trouble. Microsoft's fastest selling platform, SharePoint, and their newest platform, Azure, rely heavily on the SQL Server environment. We are going to show you how to learn about these environments so that you can elevate your skill set to be able to plan, support, manage and maintain these environments.
    Pre-registration is REQUIRED, please go to:
    http://www.clicktoattend.com/?id=149048 to register
    Access information will be sent to you by email
    [ Event Details | Add To Calendar ]

  • Using the New Features in Reporting Services 2008 R2
    Tuesday, July 27, 2010 11:00 AM, Online
    SQL Server Reporting Services has been around for a number of years now and the 2008 R2 release provides DBAs and Developers with a truly enterprise class reporting platform. If your company has not embraced Reporting Services fully yet then now is the time! Come see not only some of the new features that are available but also how you can leverage the environment to provide custom solutions to fit your extensive business needs.
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  • Visual Studio 2010 Community Launch - Roanoke Valley
    Tuesday, July 27, 2010 1:00 PM, Roanoke, VA
    Visual Studio 2010 is now available, and this version of the IDE promises to be the best ever. Come and see presentations on Visual Studio 2010 and the new .NET Framework 4.0 features by top regional speakers. If you are a .NET Developer or would like to learn more about this exciting platform, then you won't want to miss this event! All are welcome to attend, but seating is limited so reserve your spot now! And be sure to tell your friends!
    Come and learn about the exciting changes to Visual Studio and the .NET Framework while you socialize and network with fellow developers. This seminar offers three (3) presentations including:
    * Introduction to .NET Framework 4.0
    * Whirlwind Tour of Visual Studio 2010
    * What's Coming in Windows Phone 7
    [ Event Details | Map & Directions | Add To Calendar ]

  • Develop Cloud Computing Apps on force.com
    Thursday, July 29, 2010 7:00 PM, Alexandria, VA
    The Force.com development platform makes building applications faster and easier than ever. It includes a database, security, workflow, user interface, and other tools that step you through the process of building powerful business apps, mobile apps, and Web sites. During this meeting Tony Kim will show us how to build and deploy applications on Force.com.
    [ Event Details | Map & Directions | Add To Calendar ]

Want your events listed? You can add them here.

You can also add your events via the Community Megaphone web service API, which is now live. You can get more information on the API, and how to sign up, at http://www.communitymegaphone.com/API.aspx. You can also email me for more information.