Regional Finals Schedule for Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017 – Pakistan

  I’m excited to announce Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017 Regional Finals Evaluations plan in close collaboration with Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, for teams competing from Pakistan. Keeping in consideration the demographics of Pakistan, the Regional Finals will be held in Lahore, Karachi, Quetta & Peshawar respectively. In each region, a panel of up to…


Join the Xamarin Marathon – A developer community initiative to help you to master cross-platform mobile apps development

A twelve-week community initiative supported by Microsoft Developer Experience & Evangelism Group (DX) ranging from March thru June. Take part in the trainings Anyone can join it: students, professional developers and enthusiasts. Attend online trainings about mobile apps dev., publish an app to receive an accomplishment certificate recognizing their efforts. By the time they finish this…


Microsoft Student Partner, Sarah Ahmed from Pakistan receives Hero MSP Award 2016

Microsoft is engaged deeply in the local ecosystem of Pakistan to help students, developers and startups to achieve more. As part of its community service, Microsoft has launched various programs including DreamSpark, BizSpark, technical trainings, Microsoft Student Partners (MSP) and many more. There are around 190 MSPs from universities across Pakistan who are highly technical…


Microsoft Student partner (MSP) Academic Year 2015 – 2016 Applicants Statistics – Pakistan

Our call of applicants for Microsoft Student Partner (MSP) academic year 2015 – 2016 had a tremendous coverage as we received more than 500 applications across Universities of Pakistan. While our education and DX teams at Lahore, Karachi & Islamabad are interviewing the MSPs, we came up with this infographic to share various attributes of…


Windows 10 – Why Should a Developer Care?

As an Audience Evangelism Manager, part of the DX family from Microsoft, I’ve to have a lot of developer interaction and to my biggest surprise these days, most developers aren’t comprehending how Windows 10 is a marvel from Microsoft and is critical to Windows ecosystem. a.k.a. Universal Windows Platform (UWP) complemented with UWP Bridge. The…


Microsoft BizSpark Startup Party

Microsoft DX and Microsoft Innovation Center, Lahore, Pakistan is going to hold Startup Party on 14th June for BizSpark powered startups. We’re exclusively partnering with Tech Juice as media partners for this event. The event is strict invite only and we hope to have a good tech talk with mentors from industry and startups.  


Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 – Pakistan National Finals Schedule

Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 National Finals will be held on Friday, 24th April at Microsoft Innovation Center, Karachi. The teams from Karachi are directed to join us at Microsoft Innovation Center, 1st floor, Library Block, Bahria University, 13 national stadium road, Karachi according to the schedule listed below. Distant teams are advised to present remotely…


Microsoft Innovation Center Lahore, Internship Program, batch 6

Update: The last date of submission has been extended till 15th December, 2014. Microsoft Innovation Center – Lahore is about to start its 6th batch of five months Internship Program. MIC Lahore will offer them trainings, mentorship and support needed to learn, develop and publish their apps on Universalplatform of Windows Store and Windows Phone powered by Windows Azure. They’ll…


Microsoft Student Partners Orientation for North Region at HEC, Islamabad

Recently, we announced the orientation for Microsoft Student Partners at Lahore. Fast forward 2 weeks and we have another orientation that took place in Islamabad, the highlight being the announcement of newly inducted Student Partners from the North Region. The statistics, for the North region Interviews and final induction are given below: 247 Applicants  42 Different Universities…

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ITCN 2014 Windows Phone Hackathon powered by Microsoft

ITCN 2014 is around the corner and Microsoft will be organizing a 3 day long Windows Phone Hackathon starting 26th Aug on the date of ITCN Asia. The hackathon is open for startups, students and professional developers to come and hack for Windows Phone and win cool Windows Phone devices. Register Now! http://itcnasia.com/hackathon Prizes: We’ll…