MVP Showcase Winners!

What started as a small, side project has grown into one of the most popular events at the MVP Global Summit.  Over 65 MVPs from around the globe were selected to participate in the MVP Showcase held Sunday night.  Each presentation was unique, thoughtful and inspiring.   “Every one of the MVP presentations is different,”…


The MVP Global Summit: A Virtuous Cycle

The following post was written by MVP Program Event Manager Paulette Suddarth   Widely recognized as one of the most important community events in the world, next week’s MVP Global Summit will be, as it always is, a reflection of the community itself. MVPs are instrumental in every facet of the event, helping us plan…


MVP Showcase at the MVP Summit

What has quickly become a favorite among attendees at the MVP Global Summit is gearing up for its third installment.  The MVP Showcase, happening this Sunday from 16:00-19:00 at the Hyatt in Bellevue, gives MVPs the opportunity to share their current projects, network and discuss new technological trends.  “The MVP Showcase adds an additional layer…


Remember Your NDA

  Editor’s note:  The following post was written by MVP Award Program Manager Kerry Herger It’s almost November and we’re now just days away from the start of the 2014 MVP Global Summit!  In a very short time over 1600 MVPs from around the globe will gather on the Microsoft campus to participate in over…


New at Summit - Accessibility Side Sessions

Want to dive deep into how Microsoft is innovating in design empathy and accessibility?  Perhaps you want to learn how we are transforming the accessibility experience in Office. At the 2014 MVP Global Summit, accessibility will make its first appearance with session presenter and Microsoft Accessibility GM Rob Sinclair. Rob and his team are dedicated…


Just Days Away From the November 2013 MVP Global Summit

By Mike Hickman, Director of Global Community Engagement at Microsoft   We’re poised to welcome well over a thousand technical community leaders to Microsoft corporate headquarters in Redmond for the MVP Global Summit, one of the largest and most important community events in the world. This is a special Summit—the second one this year—which we…


MVP Global Summit - Remember Your NDA

  Editor’s note:  The following post was written by MVP Award Program Manager Kerry Herger It’s November and we’re mere days away from the 2013 MVP Global Summit.  Nearly 1,500 MVPs from around the globe will gather on the Microsoft campus to participate nearly 600 technical sessions with hundreds of members of Microsoft product teams….


What’s in Store at the MVP Global Summit

By Paulette Suddarth This is a special year for the MVP community. We are coming to the end of the 20th anniversary year of the MVP Award and it will be bookended, for the first time, by two MVP Global Summits. This milestone anniversary—so momentous in our relatively young technology industry—has given all of us…