TechDays 2011 Montreal–Build your personalized Schedule

After having the pleasure of talking about technology and connecting with people in Toronto and Vancouver – it’s now Montreal’s turn.  Techdays Montreal is coming quickly and the whole team is giving 200% effort to finish things up with a Bang. This year – lots of diverse sessions are on hand to choose from.  If…


TechDays 2011 Montréal – Construisez votre horaire personnalisé

Après avoir eu le plaisir de discuter technologies avec les gens de Toronto et de Vancouver, c’est maintenant le tour d’aller à Montréal. TechDays Montréal arrive à grands pas et toute l’équipe donne son 200% pour finaliser le tout, question de vous donner une expérience plus qu’intéressante. Cette année encore plusieurs sujets de l’heure sont…


RunAs Radio podcast Episode #238–Diagnosing DNS

{ This article also appears on The Regular IT Guy } I sat down with Richard Campbell from RunAs Radio podcast during TechDays Toronto to record an episode while waiting for lunch.  He hit me up about my session called Diagnosing DNS (Based on the TechEd North America session by Mark Minasi). Some great chit…


Recap on Resources: Free Training, Valuable Eval software and certification

I’ve been a little spoiled with the weather while out and about getting ready for and helping deliver Techdays. It was Sunny, warm and quite nice – except for the departure day, little more rain and cold. Central Ontario was getting a nice warm spell as well – can’t complain for November weather for sure….


TechDays day 2–all the EXTRA STUFF

One of the things that goes on while we’re in town for TechDays are “extra” events that are generally open for all to attend free of charge. I mean we have all these speakers from all sorts of backgrounds, passions and technology expertise focus areas – why not “share the love” with local community events….


TechDays Day 1–MidDay update

WOW oh Wow. it has been a fun ride here in Vancouver – and the first day is only half over!  Since I last checked in – we’ve had a speaker dinner and CloudCamp. TechDays_CA Vancouver Speaker Dinner VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL Had the Microsoft Showcase and Partner Fair setup TechDays_ca Vancouver Microsoft Showcase…


TechDays Vancouver T-1–Setup Day

The event known as TechDays takes quite a bit of pre-planning and setup in order to pull off successfully. A good chunk of the team come in early in order to ensure things go smoothly. I snapped a quick shot of my carryon gear in a previous post – I thought I’d carry on with…


TechDays Vancouver, T-2 to Go Time.

As I was packing up this afternoon – I decided to snap a photo of what was mostly going into my Carry On Bag. Have a look – can you identify everything that an Evangelist brings along with him on a trip out to Vancouver TechDays and a User group in Saskatoon? Dell XT2 tablet…


TechDays_CA Vancouver. TAKE An Instructor Lead Lab!

In case it got missed in the communications to you about TechDays Toronto, Vancouver or Montreal – there is a new component available to continue your learnings on site and after the event takes place. You Asked for it… We Provided it!!!  Instructor Lead Labs. My freakin AWESOME colleague Susan Ibach is running (quite literally)…


Everything You Need for TechDays Vancouver

  With just under a week to go before TechDays Vancouver, I know that the team here is going through all our prep lists to make sure that we have everything to ensure an amazing experience for you. While we’re doing that, you can get started on your TechDays prep with this “everything I need…