Azure Government HackFest + Training

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San Francisco, CA 94104

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Calling all Bay Area Innovators. The Microsoft Azure Government team invites you to register and participate in our HackFest + Training event, October 23rd and 24th, at the Microsoft Office in San Francisco, California.

Register now for this event that features one day training and presentations by members of the Microsoft Azure Government Engineering team followed by an all-day HackFest for all experience levels (yes, ALL are welcome – newcomers to experienced developers – in this friendly and supportive HackFest environment!). Each team will be given a series of challenges as a basis for building their solutions. The event will culminate in final presentations and a social hour.

During the Azure Government HackFest +Training, you will have the opportunity to:

· Educate yourself and your team on the latest features and technology available on Azure Government

· Engage directly with members of the Microsoft Azure Government Engineering team while getting hands-on experience building compelling solution on Azure Government

· Meet and work with passionate technologists as you collaborate on innovative solutions in a welcoming environment

Part of our HackFest will include standing up Azure tenants, so please note that you do not need to have a current Azure Government or Commercial subscription to participate.

Space is limited to this free event and on a first-come, first-served basis. Be sure to register and secure your spot today!


Monday, October 23rd, 2017

· 8:30am - Welcome and Introduction

· 9:00am - Microsoft Azure Government Cloud Overview

· 9:30am – Introducing Infrastructure-as-a-Service

· 10:30am - Build and design mobile solutions using Xamarin's cross-platform solutions

· 11:00am – Cognitive Services

· 12:00pm – Lunch

· 1:00pm – Follow along Hands-on session: Setting up, accessing, and navigating your Azure account

· 2:00pm – Follow along Hands-on session: Deploying IaaS on Azure Government

· 2:30pm – Follow along Hands-on: Deploying PaaS on Azure Government

· 3:30pm – Demo and Hands-on: Xamarin on Azure Government

· 4:30pm – Hands-on: Hackathon Begins

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

· 8:00am - Hackathon

· 12:00pm - Lunch

· 1:00pm - Hackathon continues

· 3:00pm - Hackathon Final Presentations

· Closing - Hackathon Awards

If you have any questions or for more information, please contact Gracie Sachs.

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555 California Street

San Francisco, CA 94104

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