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Thursday 30 October, Daily Highlights

10/30/2014 4:00:00 AM

Review your TechEd calendar and make sure you've planned time to experience everything available while you're here. That includes Hands-on and Instructor-led Labs, time to explore the TechExpo: Partner Solutions and Microsoft Solutions Experience—whatever is on your "don't-miss" list.

Speaking of... don't miss the TechExpo Happy Hour today, 16:00 – 17:00 in Hall 7; and Ask The Experts 18:30 – 20:00 in Hall 5.

Today's highlights include:

Hands-on Labs: 08:00 – 18:00, Hall 7
Get first-hand experience with Microsoft products and technologies. Check the Content Catalog for lab titles and descriptions.

 Alumni Lounge: 08:00 – 18:00, CC7, Hall 7 Foyer
The Alumni Lounge offers a space to work, relax, and network—for TechEd Alumni only.

TechExpo: Partner Solutions & Microsoft Solutions Experience: 11:30 – 17:00, Hall 7
Learn about the latest solutions and product offerings from Sponsors and Exhibitors, and meet with Microsoft Product Groups in the MSE today. Networking is a key benefit of attending TechEd, and the TechExpo is packed with valuable contacts and information. Start exploring Hall 7 today to take full advantage.

Digital Wall Presentations: 11:45 – 12:00, Digital Wall
Our Platinum Partners take the stage for 15-minute interactive sessions at the Digital Wall today in the Hall 7 Foyer. Join us to learn about their innovative products and services!

  • 11:45 – 12:00: Veeam: Availability for the Modern Datacenter

Sponsor Lunch Presentations: 13:45 – 14:45, Hall 8.0
Learn about the latest innovations from Microsoft partners. Check the Content Catalog for presentation titles, descriptions and room locations.

TechExpo Happy Hour: 16:00 – 17:00, TechExpo, Hall 7
Join us back in the TechExpo to enjoy a drink and tapas while networking with our Sponsors and Exhibitors and engage with Microsoft solution experts in the MSE.

Ask The Experts: 18:30 – 20:00, Hall 5
Network and discuss challenges and solutions with speakers and members of the community from the Microsoft Solutions Experience wearing red hats with TechEd Europe Expert Logo. Find out more about the resources available to help you address the day-to-day needs of your job, and get your technical questions answered. Join us to connect with other community members in a relaxing, informal environment while enjoying drinks and a light bite!

On-Demand Session Content:
Remember, the TechEd Content Catalog provides you with year-round access to session presentations from TechEd 2014, plus on-demand viewing.

Session Evaluations:
We need your feedback! Complete individual session evaluations for the sessions you attend! Evaluations can be found via the Content Catalog.

Reminders for Friday 31 October:

Airport Transfers
A complimentary airport shuttle service will run from the venue to both terminals at Barcelona airport Friday, 31 October, 13:00 – 17:00.

Friday is your last chance for...

  • Hands-on Labs: 08:00 – 13:00, Hall 7
  • TechExpo: 10:00 – 13:00, Hall 7

Tell us what your TechEd highlights are from today by sending a tweet to @TechEd_Europe with hashtag #TEE14

Wednesday 29 October, Daily Highlights

10/29/2014 4:00:00 AM

With so much going on at TechEd, it can be a challenge to take full advantage of every opportunity and experience. Be sure to use Schedule Builder to create and maintain your conference agenda. Remember, you can view all session content on-demand via the Content Catalog, so there's no need to worry about sessions you've missed.

 Don't miss Country Drinks at Barceloneta Beach area venues tonight! Here are the details on everything happening today at TechEd.

Today's highlights include:

Hands-on Labs: 08:00 – 18:00, Hall 7
Get first-hand experience with Microsoft products and technologies. Check the Content Catalog for lab titles and descriptions.

Alumni Lounge: 08:00 – 18:00, CC7, Hall 7 Foyer
The Alumni Lounge offers a space to work, relax, and network—for our valued TechEd Alumni.

Channel 9 Live at TechEd: 09:00 – 17:00, Hall 7 Foyer
The Channel 9 team is broadcasting live and unscripted from the Hall 7 Foyer. Hosts will speak to executives, engineers, session presenters, internet celebrities and industry luminaries, as well as attendees. Be part of the conversation in-person or online via Twitter. Reference @ch9live in your tweet and the Channel 9 host may ask your question live on the air.

TechExpo: Partner Solutions & Microsoft Solutions Experience: 11:30 – 17:30, Hall 7
Learn about the latest solutions and product offerings from Sponsors and Exhibitors, and meet with Microsoft Product Groups in the MSE today. Networking is a key benefit of attending TechEd, and the TechExpo is packed with valuable contacts and information. Start exploring Hall 7 today to take full advantage.

Career Development: 12:00 – 13:15, Hall 8.0, Room A2
CD01 CAREER DEVELOPMENT: Next Roles, Next Skills and Staying Relevant in an Evolving IT World
Join this interactive discussion to explore how to develop your career and stay relevant in the IT job market. We'll explore what are those Next roles; what are the Next Skills we need; and what you need to do Next to stay current as the IT job market evolves.

Sponsor Lunch Presentations: 13:45 – 14:45, Hall 8.0
Learn about the latest innovations from Microsoft partners. Check the Content Catalog for presentation titles, descriptions and room locations.

Digital Wall Presentations: 14:15 – 14:30, Digital Wall
Our Platinum Partners take the stage for 15-minute interactive sessions at the Digital Wall today in the Hall 7 Foyer. Join us to learn about their innovative products and services!

  • 14:15 – 14:30: Dell & 4ward Cloud in-a-Box Appliance: Deploy a Hybrid Cloud in 2 Hours

Country Drinks: 20:00 – 23:00, Barceloneta Beach Area
Join us for an unforgettable evening in Barcelona! Relax, network, and have drinks with other delegates from your country. Enjoy a menu of Spanish tapas and soft drinks, beer, wine or cava while enjoying the beautiful views around Barceloneta Beach. Check your conference guide for details.

Remember, for admittance to Country Drinks, you'll need to wear the wristband you received at registration.

Reminders for Thursday 30 October: 

Hands-on Labs: Open 08:00 – 18:00 in Hall 7

TechExpo: Open 11:30 – 17:00 in Hall 7

TechExpo Happy Hour: 16:00 – 17:00, TechExpo, Hall 7

Ask the Experts: 18:30 – 20:00, Hall 5

Tell us what your TechEd highlights are from today by sending a tweet to @TechEd_Europe with hashtag #TEE14