p&p

patterns & practices Summit 2009 is Here!  It will be held in Microsoft Conference Center, Redmond, WA between October 12th and 16th 2009.

We are putting together a strong line up of technical sessions from p&p team members, Microsoft product groups and industry experts. This year we are also introducing “Lightning Talks”. If the sessions are the gourmet food for your brain, these lightning talks are the gourmet snack, the energy bar kind. We will provide you more details on the lightning talk in our next update. Today we want update you with our line-up of keynote speakers.

p&p Summit Keynote Speakers

This year’s keynoters include industry luminary Martin Fowler and Microsoft technical leaders  Scott Guthrie, Brian Harry, David Campbell, Wolfram Schulte and Douglas Purdy. Microsoft General Manager Emma Williams will kick off this year’s p&p summit.

clip_image003

clip_image005

clip_image007

clip_image009

clip_image011

clip_image013

clip_image015

Martin
Fowler

Scott
Guthrie

Brian
Harry

David
Campbell

Wolfram
Schulte

Douglas
Purdy

Emma
Williams

Why Attend?

When you attend the patterns & practices Summit you will gain deeper insight into the p&p guidance that you are already using. You will also discover and learn about p&p guidance offerings that address additional development challenges. You'll have the opportunity to interact directly with the p&p team, top engineers from other Microsoft product groups, and industry luminaries. Attending the patterns & practices Summit will provide you with insight into making better design, implementation, and technology selection decisions.

What Previous Attendees Have Said...

"This was a wonderful experience."

"Overall, conference was great, gave us good roadmap to follow."

"Thank you for all the great ideas. I am looking forward to going home and applying them."

"Many of the things I learned here will revolutionize our practices, processes, designs, and patterns. THANKS!"

"Speakers were great"

"Humor was refreshing"

"Great event! Do it again!"

"Excellent conference, just first day alone was worth the money. Thank you."

"This was an excellent value and I would recommend it to everyone!!"

"All speakers were very knowledgeable and they addressed many issues that I face every day."

"This was an excellent conference for me. I'm taking away some useful tools."

 

Special Offer ($400 off until June 30th and $200 off after that)

We are happy to extend a special offer to you via this email. This is only available to the recipients of this email. With this offer, you will save $400 of the best available open registration price until June 30th and $200 off after that. Register now to take advantage of this special offer.

Price Information:

$1695 $1295 - Early Bird (thru June 30th)
$1695 $1495 - Early Bird (thru August 31)
$1895 $1695 - Standard Registration

http://msdn.microsoft.com/practices