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TechDays 2012: 80% of agenda online and 1 more week to benefit from 15% discount

5:28 pm in Uncategorized by mikeresseler

Hey All,

The next blog post comes from Microsoft itself, but if you are a Belgian ITPro or Developer, it’s worth reading… Last week to get a discount for the techdays Belgium and I promise it will be a great edition with content you can’t miss…

For those who are preparing the private cloud… Watch out for the great deep-dive day with nobody less then Dr. Tom Shinder (twitter: @tshinder).  I have the honor and pleasure to present a part of this day with a guy that lives, eats and breaths the Private Cloud…



Just 1 more week to benefit from a 15% discount on your ticket for TechDays 2012: the Early Bird pricing ends on December 21. Registrations are coming in strong, so be sure to secure your spot before we sell out!

Top Speakers

Developer Track
Alex Turner

Brian Keller

Jeff Prosise
IT Pro Track
Corey Hynes

John Craddock

Adam Hall

We are happy to confirm speakers like:

– In the Developer track: Alex Turner, Brian Keller, Bart De Smet, Gill Cleeren, Jeff Prosise, Maarten Balliauw, Matt Milner, Ben Riga, Steve Sanderson, Nikhil Kothari, Rob Miles, Tarek Madkour, Wade Wegner

– In the IT Pro track: John Craddock, Kurt Roggen, Ilse Van Criekinge, Adam Hall, Corey Hynes, Kim Oppalfens, Mike Resseler, Dan Holme 

International speakers are teamed up with our local experts to give you a top content mix.

TechDays program: 80% of agenda is finalized

This year promises to bring a lot of new content from Microsoft. Looking at the next versions of tooling, languages, OS and management you know this is not a standard TechDays event. Our content is split into current and upcoming technology.

Deep Dives (February 16)

Peter Himschoot and Jurgen Postelmans (U2U) will be delivering a full day .NET 4.5 and Visual Studio (Dev11) Futures for Web Development Deep Dive covering all the latest and greatest in .NET 4.5, focusing on Web Development with ASP.NET, HTML5 and WCF.

Rhonda Layfield will be delivering a full day deep dive covering all the different tools and techniques to deploy Windows 7, she will also cover the upcoming Windows OS deployment tools.

Mike Resseler & Tom Shinder will deliver a full day covering private cloud topics, including Management and Operations of your private cloud infrastructure.

About TechDays 2012

Join our 10th anniversary edition in a new location (Kinepolis Imagibraine – Braine l’Alleud) and learn about:
• Windows & Internet Explorer
• Windows Server 8 & Hyper-V
• Windows Phone 7 development
• System Center 2012 & Windows Intune
• Tooling and languages with Visual Studio, C# and VB Futures
• Next generation apps
• Cloud development with Windows Azure Platform
• Web development with HTML5, JavaScript and ASP.NET
• …


Hope to see you at the TechDays 2012!

Questions? Connect with us on Twitter, Facebook or simply via e-mail.


4:23 pm in Uncategorized by mikeresseler


Microsoft Belux is about to launch a new campaign called EASE

EASE stands for:

  • Explore the newest technology
  • Solve problems with Technical Insight
  • Advance your career to the next level
  • Engage with your local IT community

The idea behind the campaign is to help us in finding the resources needed to advance in our career.

The landing pages can be found here:

Dutch: De aanbevolen Key Resources van TechNet voor IT Professionals

English: Our Recommended Key Resources from TechNet for IT Professionals

French: Exprimez votre potentiel avec Microsoft TechNet

So if you want to explore information about the newest technology, solve the problems you are encountering, advance your career and engage with the user groups and local it community, then make sure you get to the landing page and retrieve your information.

Enjoy the information, and make sure that you read my story at the bottom of the landing page 😉