MVPs Recap the November 2013 Global Summit

What better way to find out what happens each year at the MVP Global Summit than from MVPs themselves.   The following is a list, in no particular order, of blog posts written by MVPs about the November 2013 MVP Summit.  MVP Summit Nov 2013 Recap – Windows Expert-Consumer  MVP Vasu Jain MVP Global Summit Wrap-Up -…


MVP Global Summit Tips – Rodney Buike

Editor’s note:  The following post was written by System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management Rodney Buike  MVP Summit is almost here!  It seems like only 6 months since the last Summit 🙂  Having attended, hosted and presented at more conferences than I care to remember there is a common set of tips that relate to all these…


The 2012 MVP Global Summit Sets New Records

Listening to community is the cornerstone of the MVP Award—these exceptional community leaders offerinvaluable insights into how Microsoft can enhance the technology experiences for customers around theworld. At the recent 2012 MVP Global Summit, 1,457 MVPs from 72 countries sat down with 664 Microsoft team members. They learned what’s new and what’s coming in Microsoft products…


Congratulations MVPs of the Year—Two for the Third Time!

S. Somasegar, corporate vice president of Microsoft’s Developer Division, celebrated the MVPs of the Year at a special dinner last week during the MVP Global Summit. This is a tremendous community honor: the 30 MVPs were selected by their MVP peers and members of Microsoft. And two of the MVPs—Visual Basic MVP Alessandro Del Sole…


Women and Technology—A Powerful Combination

More than 50 MVPs came together for the second annual Women in Technology session in Bellevue today to discuss the challenges, opportunities and growing influence of women in technology. Microsoft Group Manager of Community and Influencer Programs, Lourdes Orive, kicked off the event by noting that women today play an unprecedented role in consumer technology…


GeekGive at the 2012 MVP Global Summit

In what is becoming an MVP Global Summit tradition, community members from around the world arrived a couple of days before the official kick-off of the event to contribute their time and energy to helping those in need.Fifty-five members of the MVP community jumped on buses yesterday morning and headed to Northwest Harvest to pack more…


MVP Global Summit—A World-class Community Event!

Editor’s note: the following is a guest post by MVP Award Program Events and Marketing Manager Paulette Suddarth We’re now less than one week away from what is likely the largest community event in the world—the MVP Global Summit. This year, more than 1,500 MVPs will travel from 70 countries to meet with members of…


Getting Ready for the 2012 MVP Global Summit

In just a couple of weeks, Microsoft will open the doors of its Redmond campus to MVPs from around the globe for what is likely the largest community event in the world. More than 1,400 exceptional community leaders from 70 countries will be traveling to Microsoft’s world headquarters. They’re coming for closed door meetings and…


2012 MVP Global Summit- Tour of the Neighborhood

The 2012 MVP Global Summit is just weeks away, and we can’t wait to see all of the MVPs here in the Seattle/Bellevue/Redmond area! I grew up around here, so I decided to take our camera and show everyone some of my favorite places around town. I’ve included some great places to grab a bite…


A Great Week with MVPs

Over the last week or so, we took advantage of having more than 1,500 community leaders in town by getting their thoughts on being an MVP and the Summit. We chased them down outside of feedback sessions, at the Keynote presentations, around campus and, of course, outside The Company Store. We asked them to give…

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