20th June 2013, 9am-5pm
UCL Chemistry Building,
20 Gordon Street,
WC1 6BT London
Join Microsoft for this one day event to learn 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 – Lee Stott Microsoft, Technical Evangelist
11.00 – 12.00 Windows Azure PaaS, IaaS, SaaS – Microsoft, Azure Technical Evangelist
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 – 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
Microsoft provides Educator Grants for educators wanting to use Windows Azure in their curricula through Windows Azure academic passes.
Need access to Windows Azure outside the classroom? Working on a project on cloud computing? Or maybe your master thesis?
Tap into resources offered by Microsoft’s Windows Azure Research Engagement project to take your research to the cloud.
Help your students get the technology skills they need to be successful through Microsoft IT Academy.
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