TechEd is Microsoft's leading IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers technical conference being hosted on June 3rd -6th in New Orleans, LA.

Those who have attended TechEd in the past have always found it rewarding in the aspect of professional development and industry networking.  Those who have yet to attend or are on the fence in deciding to attend, here’s a small summary as to what to expect at the event:

  • Connect with Microsoft and industry thought leaders, and fellow attendees that share your technology interests and business challenges.
     
  • Learn about the future of Microsoft’s products, solutions and services directly from the leaders with news, announcements, and demos. 
     
  • Explore Hands-on Labs and Technical Learning Centers designed to give you practical experience with the latest tools and technologies.
     
  • Receive Value via 50% off certification testing to pre-registered attendees

What Can I Learn At TechEd?

There are many great sessions that will be delivered at TechEd this year led by Microsoft experts to adhere to almost any interest.  View the full list of planned tracks and sessions with descriptions so that you can plan your TechEd experience.

What About Certification?

As mentioned, all registered attendees will be able to pre-register for 50% Certification Exam Discounts.  Feel free to utilize the #CANITPRO Step-By-Step series to keep your skills sharp and be sure to download and install Windows Server 2012 in your lab to complete the provided exercises. Alternatively labs can also be completed in a virtual lab scenario by downloading and installing Hyper-V Server 2012.

 

If you’re having trouble gaining permission to attend TechEd, Microsoft has provided a great resource of talking points for assistance in your conversation. Once you gain approval, get started by Registering for TechEd.  Once completed, your well on your way to gain the necessary tools to take the next step in your career.