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Join Microsoft for this one day FREE event in central London on the 20th of June.
Lean how Windows Azure can be used in curricula, support research endeavours, and enable student projects. Institution administrators can explore how to use Windows Azure for infrastructural and application needs.
8.30 – 9.00 Arrival
9.00 – 9.10 Welcome to UCL
9.10 – 10.00 Welcome to Windows Azure – Rob Frazer Microsoft, Cloud CTO
10.00 – 10.15 Morning Break
10.15 -11.00 Windows Azure in Academia – Ashwin Karuhatty Microsoft, Director of Academic Programs
11.00 – 12.00 Windows Azure PaaS, IaaS, SaaS – Carlos Oliveira http://www.shapingcloud.com and Windows Azure User Group http://ukwaug.net/
12.00-13.00 Lunch Break (Lunch will not be provided)
13.00 – 13.50 Windows Azure Pop Up Labs – Steve Plank Microsoft, Azure Technical Evangelist
13.50 – 14.00 The Windows Azure Prime Challenge
14.00 -15.00 Windows Azure VM Depot – Steve Lamb, Microsoft Open Technology http://vmdepot.msopentech.com/
15.00 – 15.15 Afternoon Break
15.15 – 16.00 Windows Azure in Research – Kenji Takeda, Microsoft Research Connections
16.15 -16.40 Azure Q and A Panel Microsoft
Register at http://azureineducation.eventbrite.co.uk