Microsoft and partners are sponsoring a new community event, AzureCraft on 3rd and 4th June, in collaboration with the UK Azure User Group. AzureCraft lets you engage with technology end to end – powered by the intelligent cloud.
Our goal is to help the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs to get creative with technology and build new skills – from kids to professionals – regardless of platform.
Join us for talks, demos and sharing of expertise from the community. Then get hands on in Microsoft Tech Labs, play games, and join an exciting community hackathon with Nano Satellites for emerging and professional developers.
Tech Day – 3rd June
The Mermaid Puddle Dock, Blackfriars, London EC4V 3DB
Hear the latest on Azure from Microsoft and the community of experts. Join the community hackathon.
Hosted by the UK Azure User Group through sponsorship of Microsoft and partners, AzureCraft offers two days of end-to-end, immersive technology experiences –powered by the intelligent cloud. On 3rd June, you’ll hear the latest on Azure with a keynote from Microsoft Executive Vice President, Scott Guthrie. Learn how to use the latest features with demos, tips and tricks from MVPs and professional developers. Join an exciting community hackathon project to build an open-source platform, and apps and data services to support education about the earth environment and space.
Who Is It For? Developers, IT Professionals, Data Professionals, Architects
Nano Satellite Project – Hackathon & Training Workshop (1:00-4:00pm)
Want to share your skills and support the next generation of innovators and entrepreneurs? At 1pm, we are offering hands-on training workshop and hackathon for the Nano Satellite Project. Join this open-source community project to help build crowd-sourced platform data to support education about the earth’s environment and space.
We are looking for a range of contributors including: Workshop Proctors, Workshop Leaders, Cloud Developers and Architects, App Developers, and Data Professionals.
Those who are trained in the workshop will have an opportunity to support kids’ workshops starting 4th June at AzureCraft Tech Fest and throughout the year. Prizes will be given for team contributions.
Tech Fest – 4th June
Microsoft Campus, Thames Valley Park, Reading RG6 1WG
Take part in creative workshops and team-based experiences. You will learn to connect devices and data to the cloud, deliver intelligent services, and build cloud-powered apps that use more personal computing technologies. Join the community hackathon, show your creativity, and win prizes!
Come to play with the latest technology, games and devices from Microsoft and partners in the community. The Azure User Group are hosting a day of fun and learning activities for developers, innovators and entrepreneurs of all ages. There will be Tech Lab workshops, Tech Talks, and a community hackathon project with prizes.
Led by experts from Microsoft and the community, this is a day not to miss. Join the fun, share your creativity, and learn new skills to show your friends and family. Now you can experience the future of computing– powered by the intelligent cloud and more personal computing technologies.
Who Is It For? Tech Innovators & Entrepreneurs — from Kids aged 10 years and upwards to Professional Web/App Developers and Makers, Data Developers.