REGISTER: Unleashing digital transformation in Higher Education, December 6th

With increasingly higher personal investment by students in degree courses, universities need to be able to demonstrate value through the success of their students and alumni. Attraction and retention of students is just one of the challenges facing universities in the UK, and with so many disparate factors that can contribute to the overall experience and outcomes of students in Higher Education, providing them with the best possible support and guidance can be a difficult task to manage at an institutional level. Microsoft and Jisc would like to invite you to an event on December 6th focusing on unleashing digital transformation in Higher Education.

Empower your classroom with the latest intelligent business applications from Microsoft!

The Microsoft Dynamics Academic Alliance (DynAA) works with educational institutions worldwide, helping them use Microsoft Dynamics in their curriculum, exposing students to the latest Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) technologies to give them a competitive advantage in the job market. We invite you to join us in learning how intelligent business applications can empower your students to be the best of tomorrow’s workforce.

BETT 2017 – The Microsoft Partner Campus

The Microsoft Partner Campus is an outward expression of the strong practical and creative two-way bond which exists between Microsoft and their partners, who are regarded as contributors to development as well as the ‘sharp end’ deliverers of solutions. This year we have 21 partners, offering a very convenient hub within which visitors can explore a range of digital solutions to common school-based problems.

“Small steps to big impact” – Register now for Hack The Classroom, September 24th

Hack The Classroom is back! On Saturday 24th September educators from all over the world will come together to share ideas, experiences, insights and conversation, as the education community as a whole looks to drive further innovation in the classroom through the use of technology. The theme for this live event will be “small steps to big impact”, and joining host Anthony Salcito is a line-up of exciting industry speakers and trailblazing educators, featuring many hacks created by teachers from around the world.

3rd – 4th June: AzureCraft – The power to create the future is now in your hands

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…

How important is the Student Timetable Experience at University?

In early March, long-time Microsoft technology partner Scientia held its Annual User Conference, welcoming representatives from a number of universities, from both the UK and the EMEAA region. As well as shedding more light on the evolution of the Scientia products and services – which are set to add even greater value to universities going forwards -…

Afternoon spaces available for ‘The Collaborative Cloud – understanding the changing pace of SharePoint in education’ on December 8th

Earlier this month we posted details of ‘The Collaborative Cloud – understanding the changing pace of SharePoint in education’, an event being run by Microsoft Education Partner Morgan & Wolfe at our London Victoria offices on December 8th. We’d like to briefly update everyone at this point to say that the morning session is now…

EVENT: The Collaborative Cloud – understanding the changing pace of SharePoint in education

Recently we published a post detailing the work of Microsoft Education partner Morgan & Wolfe around utilising SharePoint in higher education for the more business orientated activities of an academic institution. In a few weeks Morgan and Wolfe will be running an event at our London Victoria offices:   The Collaborative Cloud – understanding the…

Surface in Education event – October 22nd, Microsoft UK HQ

    :: EVENT UDPATED: now including first look at newly announced Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 ::   Next month we will be opening the doors of our UK HQ for a full day of all things Surface within education. Interact and take a sneak peek at what the future of classroom looks like…

Sharing Revision Hacks with King’s College, London

We recently headed to King’s College, London to showcase free Office 365 to students in final preparations for their summer exams. Throughout the day we helped students understand the real benefits of using the latest Office applications during what can be a stressful period of the academic year. From using OneNote to clip and search…