Microsoft developer events and opportunities

Are you looking to enhance your skills as a mobile developer and bring to market the next ink / touch enabled killer app? Check out these developer conferences and online opportunities and then let us all know what you are going to build.



 The Notebook, Tablet PC, and UMPC Development Forum discusses great designs for different form factors, whereas the Windows SideShow(TM) Development Forum discusses gadget and device development for Windows SideShow. In both forums, the developer community, Microsoft MVPs, and members of the Microsoft product teams are responsive and involved.



DevConnections, Orlando, March 25-28

Dive into new releases for developers with Microsoft architects and industry experts.


Mix ’07, Las Vegas, April 30 – May 2

Join Microsoft and cutting-edge Web professionals in discussing how to harness the latest technologies, unlock new revenue opportunities, reduce development costs and improve customer experience.

Microsoft Mobile & Embedded DevCon 2007 (MEDC), Las Vegas, May 1 – May 3

Develop Windows Mobile ® and Microsoft ® Windows ® Embedded applications.


Windows Hardware Engineering Conference (WinHEC), Los Angeles, May 15 – 17

Design PCs, servers, and devices that take advantage of Microsoft Windows features and services.


TechEd, Orlando, June 4 – 8

Understand more about Windows Vista(TM), Microsoft Exchange Server 2007, ASP.NET AJAX, and the 2007 Microsoft Office release along with upcoming releases such as Windows Server ® code name “Longhorn.”

Workshop on the Impact of Pen-based Technology on Education (WIPTE), West Lafayette, IN, June 11 & 12

Explore best practices in the educational uses of pen-based computing.

National Educational Computing Conference (NECC), Atlanta, June 24 – 27

Shape the future of education and educational technology.


Microsoft Professional Developers Conference (PDC) 2007, Los Angeles, Oct 2-5

Back in Los Angeles and ready to do it again, PDC-style!

Source: Microsoft Partner Newsletter

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