Around The World With MVPs: The Amsterdam Excel Summit Wraps Up Its Fourth Installment

The Amsterdam Excel Summit presented its fourth installment on April 18th and 19th. And as anticipated, the 2017 summit was another great success! Organized by Excel MVPs Jan Karel Pieterse and Tony de Jonker, the Amsterdam Excel Summit featured eight one-of-a-kind parallel sessions packed into two tracks. Throughout the two-day event, participants got to engage with 12…


Around the World With MVPs: Geek Women Japan And Microsoft Host Another Great Women In Tech Event

The female tech community in Tokyo is certainly vibrant. Almost 150 people came together for another great women in tech event earlier this month!  Geek Women Japan x Microsoft – which took place at the Microsoft Tokyo office – was a full-day event to encourage all engineers to get acquainted with awesome Microsoft technologies, and…


Around The World With MVPs: Dozens Of Developers In Istanbul Go Deep Into Microsoft Technologies

One of the greatest things about being an MVP is getting to engage with global technical communities, whether it be through attending community events, connecting on Yammer, or through our very own MVP Award Blog and Twitter account. To keep these connections going strong – and to ignite new ones! – we’re pleased to share…


Around The World With MVPs: UK Power BI Summit

Last week’s Diversity and Inclusion blog series announcement outlined that as technical leaders, MVPs can play a significant role in pushing for a more inclusive culture within our program. This means featuring technical experts with different perspectives, and making sure everyone feels accepted as part of the tech community. Data Platform MVP Jen Stirrup is doing…


Around the World With MVPs: Mumbai

‘Digital transformation. It’s real. It’s now.’ More than a dozen MVPs attended India’s largest Digital Transformation event at the end of February, and had the chance to delve into the future of the industry through some great technical and business sessions! Future Decoded – which took place in Mumbai and saw 700 attendees – focused…


Around The World With MVPs: Amsterdam Excel Summit

The Amsterdam Excel Summit is back for its fourth installment on April 18-19 MVPs Jan Karel and Tony de Jonker of Topexcelclass.com are pleased to announce the fourth annual installment of the Excel Summit in Amsterdam this coming April. And it’s set to be the most exciting yet! The event aims to offer an unforgettable…


Around The World With MVPs: MS Cloud Summit Paris

Almost 800 technology enthusiasts gathered in Paris last week for the MS Cloud Summit, a community conference buzzing with talk of Microsoft, Cloud and Hybrid technologies. The conference was the biggest event ever put on by Microsoft communities in France, as hundreds more participants than expected came out to share in the excitement. Communities GUSS, CMD, AZUG…