Hot Sheet - Upcoming events scheduleWelcome to the Hot Sheet, a schedule of in-person training, live webcasts, and partner calls for Microsoft US partners. Courses are organized by role and by date, and this post is updated as needed to provide you with about a six-week outlook. Fewer live training opportunities around the holidays doesn't mean your learning has to take a back seat. Microsoft learning paths link you to on-demand courses that will help expand your Microsoft product knowledge and prepare for Microsoft exams and assessments. Use the learning plan feature to track your progress toward your goals.

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Partner Calls

January 15 – January 2014 Security Bulletin Webcast 

January 15 - Windows Azure ISV Partner Community Call: Business Planning for the Cloud: Building a Channel for Your Azure App

January 17 – SMB Partner Call for Central Region

January 17 – SMB Partner Call for West Region

Sales Training

Date

Location

Event

Product or Audience Focus

January 16

Webcast

Cloud 1-2-3 Webinar Series: Turbocharge Your Office 365 Business - Migrations Made Profitable and Easy with SkyKick and Turbo

Office 365

 

Technical Training

Date

Location

Event

Product or Audience Focus

January 16

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: SharePoint Authentication and Authorization

SharePoint Online

January 16

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

January 16

Foxboro, MA

Winter Warmer – Independent Virtualization Event

Windows Server, Hyper-V, Windows Azure

January 21

Webcast

Samurai Server Series: Tech Dive: Disaster Recovery Solutions with Windows Server 2012 R2

Register for the series

Windows Server 2012

January 21

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy Jump Start: Windows 8.1 Developer Training:  Geek Edition

Windows 8

January 22

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals and Collaboration

SharePoint 2013

January 23

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: SharePoint Customization and Management

SharePoint Online

January 23

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Windows Performance Jump Start

Mobility

January 27

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Get Started with Windows Azure Today Jump Start

Windows Azure

January 28

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Designing Applications for Windows Azure Jump Start

Windows Azure

January 28

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: Service Management (domains, DNS, service administration)

Office 365

January 29

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Building Windows Azure Applications Jump Start

Windows Azure

January 30

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: SharePoint Search

SharePoint Online

January 30

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Windows Azure IaaS Deep Dive Jump Start

Windows Azure

January 31

Webcast

Microsoft Virtual Academy: Mobile Apps to IoT: Connected Devices with Windows Azure

Windows Azure

January 30

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

February 4

Webcast

Samurai Server Series: Tech Dive: SAN-like Storage At An Affordable

Register for the series

Windows Server 2012

February 4

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

February 6

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: Enterprise Social from Microsoft with Yammer

Enterprise Social

February 6

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Datacenter Infrastructure & Management 

Windows Server, System Center, Windows Azure

February 10

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Business Intelligence

SQL Server, SharePoint

February 11

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: Service Management, Troubleshooting Exchange Online and SharePoint Online

Exchange Online, SharePoint Online

February 11

Webcast

Samurai Server Series: Tech Dive: Easy Access with RDS Across Multiple OS Devices

Register for the series

Windows Server 2012

February 11

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration

SharePoint

February 13

Webcast

Office 365 Ignite: SharePoint Social Features

SharePoint Online

February 13

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

February 19

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration

SharePoint

February 20

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

February 24

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Business Intelligence

SQL Server, SharePoint

February 25 Webcast Office 365 Ignite: Exchange Online Support Exchange Online

February 25

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Office 365

Office 365

February 27

Webcast

Practice Accelerator for Search, Social, Portals & Collaboration

SharePoint

2014 Microsoft Events

January 29–30: Microsoft Dynamics AX | CRM Industry Summit

February 2–5: Microsoft Project Conference 2014

February 3–5: Microsoft Dynamics AX Technical Conference

February 18–20: Lync Conference 2014

March 3–6: Microsoft SharePoint Conference 2014

March 4–7: Microsoft Dynamics Convergence 2014

March 31–April 2: Microsoft Exchange Conference

May 12–15: TechEd North America 2014

July 13–17: 2014 Worldwide Partner Conference