Future Decoded 2017–Register Now

Future Decoded is Microsoft’s annual UK conference which describes itself as “A vision of the modern digital business for today and tomorrow”. This year, the conference is held on 31st October & 1st November 2017 at the ExCeL, London. If you are not already registered, you can register for free at https://futuredecoded.com  Unlike previous years,…


Get Started with Microsoft Graph API

Guest by Dolga Rares Microsoft Student Partner at University College London About Me Hello! My name is Dolga Rares and I am a second year, computer science UCL student. I was passionate about programming and exact sciences from an early age. During high school, I participated in computer science contests and won prizes at regional…


Building an Assignment Bot with Microsoft Bot Framework

Guest blog by Wang (Leonard) Ge Microsoft Student Partner at Imperial College London About me Hello! My name is Leonard I’m a 2nd year student, studying Computer Science Engineering at Imperial College London My interest areas mainly include front end development, Here is my LinkedIn profile https://www.linkedin.com/in/wang-ge and my GitHub: https://github.com/524119574 Introduction With the advancement…


Utilising Azure Notebooks for learning new programming languages (like Python)

Guest post by Sidak Pasricha Microsoft Student Partner at UCL About Me Hello! My name is Sidak and I’m pursuing Computer Science Engineering at UCL. My interest areas mainly include Artificial Intelligence, Robotics and Video Game Development but I am open to any other technologies as I enjoy learning new skills and languages. One of…


Getting Started with LIQUi|> and Quantum Computing

Guest blog by Eric Chamoun Microsoft Student Partner at University College London About Me Hello, my name is Eric Chamoun and I am a second year Mathematical Computation student at University College London (UCL). I have always had a deep passion for solving complex problems and have always been extremely interested in technology. Also, I…


Quantum Computing at Future Decoded

Guest blog By Rob Fraser, Senior Director of Commercial Software Engineering at Microsoft Quantum is a very different form of computing. A quantum computer uses the physics of the very small, individual atoms and particles like electrons, to create a way of computing that can work on specific kinds of problems that are currently intractable…


Learn Data Science from the experts

Guest blog by Ilias Chrysovergis Microsoft Student Partner at Imperial College London About Me Hey! My name is Ilias Chrysovergis and I am doing my MSc in Communications & Signal Processing at Imperial College London. My main academic interests are artificial intelligence, machine learning, signal processing and data science but I am also really keen…


Microsoft Deep Learning Virtual Machine

The DLVM is a specially configured variant of the Data Science VM DSVM that is custom made to help users jump start deep learning on Azure GPU VMs. The DLVM uses the same underlying VM images of the DSVM and hence comes with the same set of data science tools and deep learning frameworks as…


Debug R with R Tools for Visual Studio

Guest blog by Christo Lolov, Microsoft Student Partner at Imperial College London What is R R is a statistical computer language which allows you to achieve your analytical goals by writing scripts. It is a scripting language because it is evaluated while it is being read by the computer rather than first being translated into…


Using Microsoft Flow to automate common education tasks quickly

Introducing Flow collections: sets of templates organized by role or by vertical. To start off, we’ve released four collections for marketing, human resources, software development, and education. Get the power of Flow to go, with the Microsoft Flow app. Learn more.   Resources https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/collections/education/?WT.mc_id=azurebg_email_1542-MS-Flow-Service-Comm-Aug https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/uk_faculty_connection/2017/07/20/microsoft-flow-the-concept-industrial-project-summary/ https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/uk_faculty_connection/2017/01/25/optimizing-your-emails-using-microsoft-flow/https://flow.microsoft.com/en-us/mobile/download/?src=onerm&WT.mc_id=azurebg_email_1542-MS-Flow-Service-Comm-Aug