Welcome to my first email regarding TechEd Australia 2012! This year I’m looking after content again and today I like to announce that call for topics is now open for submissions. This is the first of many milestones on the journey to this event in September. I believe good content is what makes an event such as TechEd possible and we rely on the expertise and creativity of our speakers to make a successful event.
So please submit your sessions using the Call for Topics tool at: http://teau12.eventpoint.com/cft
As you know this year is a big year for Microsoft in regards to product releases and focus areas. With that in mind we have changed our track listing slightly to be more focused on 2 areas:
So are track breakdown looks like this:
Windows Azure Database and Business Intelligence Developer Tools, Languages and Frameworks Office, Office 365 and SharePoint Security, Identity and Management Exchange and Lync Virtualization Windows Client Windows Phone Windows Server
The Call for Topics tool is open from today; May 22nd 2012 until Monday June 18th 2012. Get those creative juices going and start submitting sessions. When you are submitting sessions please keep the following in mind:
To enhance the success of your session submission, please prepare your content to ensure it provides TechEd attendees with comprehensive technical readiness to inspire and succeed in their career. Your content should also align to meet the content themes for TechEd 2012, which are:
For Developers: TechEd is the place to get ready to create Windows 8 Metro style apps.
For IT Professionals: TechEd will provide an accelerated path to the skills they need to deploy, manage and secure a Private Cloud within their organisation.
Submissions that compliment the 2012 content themes will be recognised throughout the approval process.
Below are some additional tips for a successful submission:
Good luck with your submissions and we look forward to see some great sessions submitted!