20th June 2013, 9am-5pm
UCL, London UCL Chemistry Building, 20 Gordon Street, WC1 6BT London United Kingdom
Join Microsoft for this one day event to learn how Windows Azure can be used in curricula, support research endeavours, and enable student projects. Institution administrators can explore how to use Windows Azure for infrastructural and application needs.
8.30 - 9.00 Arrival 9.00 - 9.10 Welcome to UCL 9.10 - 10.00 Welcome to Windows Azure - Rob Frazer Microsoft, Cloud CTO 10.00 - 10.15 Morning Break 10.15 -11.00 Windows Azure in Academia - Lee Stott Microsoft, Technical Evangelist 11.00 - 12.00 Windows Azure PaaS, IaaS, SaaS - Microsoft, Azure Technical Evangelist 12.00-13.00 Lunch Break (Lunch will not be provided) 13.00 - 13.50 Windows Azure Pop Up Labs - Steve Plank Microsoft, Azure Technical Evangelist 13.50 - 14.00 The Windows Azure Prime Challenge 14.00 -15.00 Windows Azure VM Depot - http://vmdepot.msopentech.com/ 15.00 - 15.15 Afternoon Break 15.15 - 16.00 Windows Azure in Research - Kenji Takeda, Microsoft Research Connections 16.15 -16.40 Azure Q and A Panel Microsoft 16.40 Close
Microsoft provides Educator Grants for educators wanting to use Windows Azure in their curricula through Windows Azure academic passes.
Need access to Windows Azure outside the classroom? Working on a project on cloud computing? Or maybe your master thesis?
Tap into resources offered by Microsoft’s Windows Azure Research Engagement project to take your research to the cloud.
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