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  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup 2015 Results

      The Microsoft Imagine Cup has inspired and challenged student developers worldwide for over 13 years. The competition challenges students to master new skills, build strong teams and bring entire technology projects from concept to completion. On Friday, a brilliant team of students showed CEO...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup Innovation Competition Results

    Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 Innovation Competition Results In 1 st place Team Efit Fashion from Brazil About the Team We are a multidisciplinary team from the areas of Information Systems and Fashion, seeking for solutions to encompass both areas with intelligence, in order to bring improvements to people...
  • Blog Post: WINDOWS 10 Launch and Imagine Cup

    This is a pretty awesome week to be in Seattle. I am currently out in Seattle with the UK imagine Cup team, the past few months we have preparing for the finals of the Imagine Cup 2015 with our initial presentations taking place on Wednesday. The atmosphere here on campus at the University of Washington...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to the Imagine Cup 2015

    What Is Imagine Cup? The Imagine Cup was founded in 2003. So this year marks the 13th year of Imagine Cup. At the first Imagine Cup in 2003 we had just 2,000 students from 25 countries enter but over the past 13 years the Imagine Cup had grown from strength to strength. To date, over 1.8 million students...
  • Blog Post: The Imagine Cup 2015 World Finals: 27 July – 31 July

    On Monday I will in Redmond with the UK Winners Team Siymb for the World Wide finals of the Imagine Cup · Follow the completion live on Twitter at #ImagineCup for live updates · Save the Date for the World Wide ChampionShips: https://imaginecup.com/worldchampionship · Check out the Imagine Cup Facebook...
  • Blog Post: Team Siymb from Exeter - Representing the UK at the World Wide Imagine Cup Finals

    The 2015 World Semi-Finals round of the Imagine Cup are now complete, this year we had over 150 teams from 64 countries competing. Team Siymb from Exeter University will be representing the UK in the Innovation category at the 2015 World Wide Imagine Cup Finals in Seattle, on the 31 st of July for a...
  • Blog Post: Break into Code challenge $3000 competition for 9–18 year olds using Touchdevelop.com

    Break Into Code! We want to give all students  the opportunity to learn coding, so why not get started today with www.Touchdevelop.com and have a chance of winning $3000 Microsoft Imagine introduces the Break Into Code challenge as a beginner level challenge that will get students excited about...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup 2015 UK Winners

    Last week Dave Coplin,  Chief Envisioning Officer for Microsoft UK, chaired the  2015 UK Imagine Cup Finals . Each of the teams had to present their app or game for five minutes before facing a rigorous Q&A session from our panel of judges, including Michel Van Der Bel, MD of Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Make It Happen! – Imagine Cup UK Finals 31st March 2015

      We live in a time where we can imagine the impossible and make it probable .   Hello and welcome to the 2015 Imagine Make It Happen Event! This unique event brings together influential Tech Speakers, Students and Start-ups redefining the rules to make their dreams a reality. Morning Sessions...
  • Blog Post: Can the UK be the winners of the Imagine Cup.. again..

    Last year was amazing! we all watch Colinked (SoundSynk ) from the University of Exeter pick up the top prize in the WW finals. This year, why not finish your week watching live to see if the UK team Vanguard with Ripple - with our very own UK Microsoft Student Partner Danny Brown as the lead developer...
  • Blog Post: What does DreamSpark –> UK Education

    In less than 10 years, students have made approximately 48 million downloads of our developer tools – fuelling massive learning and innovation from students. Microsoft has invested in thousands of Young developers and entrepreneurs with Microsoft BizSpark . The support which BizSpark has provided has...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup UK National final is to be held at UCL, in London on the 29th April 2014.

    Every year, Imagine Cup teams compete in countries around the world in events known as National Finals. So are you interested in competing for the 2014 Imagine Cup. The major competition categories for 2014 are Games , Innovation and World Citizenship . You’ll find additional information on this page...
  • Blog Post: Calum Cawley was a member of Team Hermes in Ireland in 2010, in this guest post he shares his experience of the Imagine Cup and how it changed his career path and those of 2013 Winners SoundSynk.

    “In a nutshell, the kind of people who work in a team on something like an Imagine Cup project are the kind of people that companies want and these skills will put you ahead of the other people with technical skills just as good as yours who applied for the same job.” – Calum Cawley, Imagine Cup alumni...
  • Blog Post: Microsoft Imagine Cup Challenges and Competitions 2014 are you ready?

    Here is a quick list of the 2014 Imagine Cup Challenge Competitions for more details see http://www.imaginecup.com Team Competition -  Project Blueprint Challenge Competition Year: 2014 Active Dates (GMT): Mon, 28 Oct 2013 00:00 - Tue, 17 Dec 2013 23:59 You're going someplace new. Make your own...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup 2014

    Competitions We have three primary competitions: Games, Innovation, and World Citizenship. General information on these competitions can be found on our website at http://www.imaginecup.com Here a quick summary of the 2014 competitions. World Citizenship : This category is most similar to past Imagine...
  • Blog Post: Welcome to Imagine Cup 2014! Can the UK be No1 Again?

    Registrations for the  Imagine Cup 2014 are now officially open !  This is the 12 th year of Imagine Cup, and with that we are rolling out a new model which evolves the program to foster year-round engagement based on feedback we have received from institutions world wide. So what is new? The...
  • Blog Post: UK team from University of Exeter - Crowned World Wide Imagine Cup Winners

    Thursday 11 th July was a proud day for our UK and University of Exeter. Team Colinked with their app SoundSYNK competed against top teams from over 190 countries, beating everyone to win the coveted prize of $50,000 and the title of ‘Imagine Cup Winner’! The Imagine Cup is a Microsoft Global app competition...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup 2013 World Wide Finals

    This July, Microsoft is flying hundreds of brilliant students from all over the planet to St. Petersburg, Russia, for the Imagine Cup Worldwide Finals. The competition will take place in one of the most beautiful European cities, St. Petersburg, which is considered by UNESCO among the top 10 destinations...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup 2013 Worldwide Finals St Petersburg, Russia 11th July 2013

    I am pleased to confirm that Doctor Who, Matt Smith, will be hosting the Imagine Cup awards ceremony !  The Doctor's mastery of technology is only matched by his creativity, his compassion, and his sense of wonder at all the amazing things people can accomplish when they are inspired by hope. ...
  • Blog Post: The UK Imagine Cup 2013 – UK Winners

    This year we had over 3,000 entries for the UK Imagine Cup Final. We had 4 Regional Finals, Each of the  regional finals were used narrow down the entries to leave the top 3 winners from each region to attend this years UK Final. The UK finals, took place on April 8th at the University College London...
  • Blog Post: Scirra Construct2 a tool for students to rapidly develop games for Windows 8

    Guest blog by Andrew Wilson , Course Director, BSc (Hons) Computer Games Technology, Birmingham City University Introducing students to the processes of game development that is designing, prototyping, play testing and refining the original idea has to be fun and engaging. Many students joining game...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup UK Regional Finals

    All students registered to www.imaginecup.com should be getting weekly newsletters explaining the regional format and informs them weekly on what hacks/finals are coming up in the near future. However they only get this if they have signed up on www.Imaginecup.com . To ensure that all students wishing...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup TV

    Every three weeks, Imagine Cup’s John Scott Tynes and Channel 9’s Golnaz Alibeigi share news, stats, and video from Imagine Cup. In our first two episodes we’ve covered Imagine Cup students at the Build Conference in Redmond; gone to Helsinki, Finland, for WOWZAPP 2012; attended the Tech Awards in Silicon...
  • Blog Post: Imagine Cup UK – North East regional activities http://www.imaginecupnortheast.co.uk/

    So if your an academic or student based in the North East of the UK then you need to be aware of the Imagine Cup North East regional events which are being coordinated by Sunderland Software City . Last year the North East flew for the UK at the World Wide Finals with team eye works as the UK winner...
  • Blog Post: University College London (UCL), transforms its Computer Science teaching by introducing students to app-building tasks

      University College London (UCL), transforms its Computer Science teaching by introducing students to app-building tasks which address real life problems for business, public services and charities. In order to achieve this, students and staff deploy a full range of Microsoft technologies, including...
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