| Gather 2015
11 July (Auckland)
Gather is the digital, technical and creative community’s big day out. It’s an event designed to facilitate collaboration and allow people to learn and share their latest designs, works-in-progress, tech toys, and side projects with other like-minded, awesome people. Come along! You will be fizzing with ideas and inspiration after spending the day among such excellent company.
Wellington .NET User Group – SSMS Tips + Tricks
15 July (Wellington)
Ever think to yourself that there must be an easy way to do that while using SQL Management Studio? Or been frustrated by SELECT TOP 1000 FROM table? Join this demo driven talk with Michelle Burke to find out more.
Azure Lunchtime Meetups
16 July (Wellington) 21 July (Auckland)
Join the Wellington Meetup and Daniel Bowbyes from Datacom’s CloudConsult team for a refresh on Azure AD (and of course some pizza). Meanwhile, this month the Auckland Meetup will be covering scaling websites with Azure. The talk will be based on the Ignite Chicago site with 23,000 users and high visibility.
Integration Saturday 2015
18 July (Auckland)
On Saturday the 18th of July, the Auckland Systems User Group will be hosting a jam-packed full day event on integration development, at the Datacom building in Auckland. This is a free event, and is limited to the first 70 people who register.
22 -23 July (Wellington)
WDCNZ is the best place to learn cutting edge and practical tools and techniques from the best in the Web. Come along to their workshops for a day filled with awesome talks about all aspects of web development.
North Shore.NET User Group
23 July (Auckland)
Demonstrate IOT home automation using Raspberry Pi as the Automation controller and how this can be integrated with Azure IOT suite. The main focus of this talk will be use of Azure Services and patterns to integrate IOT devices for recording telemetry and command and control of devices.
AgileNZ Conference 2015
1-2 September (Wellington)
The focus for AgileNZ Conference 2015 is transformation. Lean|Agile approaches are not only continuing to transform software delivery, they’re being adopted outside of software to transform entire businesses. The event will explore the latest thinking in Agile, the development of the ‘Agile Enterprise’ and what might be learnt from New Zealand’s digital transformation.
1-4 September (Auckland)
The huge keynote line-up for the Ignite Kick-off event has been announced. It includes Microsoft Distinguished Evangelist, Laura Butler; Microsoft General Manager Cloud + Enterprise Division – Strategy, James Staten as well as Pixar/Disney’s Business Director, Chris Ford. This year we are also lucky enough to have the person who runs the team building Phone/Tablet/PC versions of Windows, Corporate Vice President, Joe Belfiore. Make sure you lock in your ticket.