With several successful Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Weeks (Win7 Boston, Win7 Reston, CRM Reston, CRM Boston, Win 7 Irvine, Mobility Mountain View,), we are pleased to announce Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Windows Azure at Atlanta, GA during week of 9th Nov’09.

 

The current economic downturn is putting many entrepreneurs under increasing pressure, making it critical to find new resources and ways to reduce costs and inefficiencies. Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Windows Azure is designed to offer following assistance to entrepreneurs.

·         Learning and building new applications in the cloud or use interoperable services that run on Microsoft infrastructure to extend and enhance your existing applications with help of on-site advisors and off-shore development team

·         Getting entrepreneurs coaching from guest speakers and a panel of industry experts

·         Generating marketing buzz for your brand

·         Creating opportunity to be highlighted at upcoming launch

  

We are inviting nominations from BizSpark Startups interested in Windows Azure Platform that target one or more of the following:

The Microsoft BizSpark Incubation Week for Windows Azure will be held at Microsoft Technology Center, Atlanta, GA from Mon 11/09/2009 to Fri 11/13/2009. This event consists of ½ day of training, 3 ½ days of active prototype/development time, and a final day for packaging/finishing and reporting out to a panel of judges for various prizes.

 

This event is a no-fee event (plan your own travel expenses) and each team can bring 3 participants (1 business and 1-2 technical). To nominate your team, please submit the following details to Sanjay Jain (preferably via your BizSpark Sponsor). Nominations will be judged according to the strength of the founding team, originality and creativity of the idea, and ability to leverage Windows Azure Scenarios.

BizSpark Startup Organization Details

Name

 

Web Site URL

 

Mailing Address

 

Solution Overview

 

Key Windows Azure Scenarios

 

Target Industry

 

Company Size and Year Founded

 

How did you hear about this event?

 

BizSpark Sponsor Details

BizSpark Network Partner or Microsoft Champion Name

 

Web Site URL

 

Team Details

Participant 1:

 

Name

 

Brief BIO

 

Email

 

Phone

 

Twitter

 

Blog

 

Participant 2:

 

Name

 

Brief BIO

 

Email

 

Phone

 

Twitter

 

Blog

 

Participant 3:

 

Name

 

Brief BIO

 

Email

 

Phone

 

Twitter

 

Blog

 

You may want to enroll into Microsoft BizSpark, an exciting new offering that enables software startups to leverage Microsoft development and platform technologies to deliver next generation web and Software + Services applications. For details see here.

 

Sanjay Jain

ISV Architect Evangelist

Microsoft Corporation

Blog: http://Blogs.msdn.com/SanjayJain

Twitter: http://twitter.com/SanjayJain369