Azure Government HackFest + Training

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San Francisco
08:30 AM
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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
· 10:00am - Getting Past Lift and Shift Platform as a Service (PaaS) on Azure Government
· 10:30am - Building a Secure and Compliant App on Azure Government
· 11:00am - Build and design mobile solutions using Xamarin's cross-platform solutions
· 12:00pm - Lunch
· 1:00pm - Cognitive Services on Azure Government
· 2:00pm - Big Data on Azure Government
· 3:00pm - Hands-on: Deploying Infrastucture as a Service (IaaS on Azure Government
· 4:00pm - Hands-on: Deploying Platform as a Service (PaaS on Azure Government
· 5:00pm - Hackathon Begins
· 8:00pm - You don't have to go home but you can't stay here
Tuesday, October 24th, 2017
· 8:00am - Hackathon
· 12:00pm - Lunch
· 12:00pm - Hackathon continues
· 3:00pm - Hackathon Final Presentations
· 5:30pm - Hackathon Awards
· 5:45pm - Hackathon Ends - Happy Hour
If you have any questions or for more information, please contact Gracie Sachs.
[email protected]


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