Imagine Cup 2015 World Championship July 31

The #imaginecup is happening! There will be an exciting live webcast by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and Thomas Middleditch will be an #imaginecup judge! Fore more information: https://www.imaginecup.com/worldchampionship Thousands of coding hours all come down to this. Who will win it all and be crowned the next Imagine Cup World Champion by Microsoft CEO Satya…


Episode 5 - MS Board Director Maria Klawe, 17th on Fortune’s World’s 50 Greatest Leaders, Computer Science Association Canada Lifetime Achievement Awardee, shares success tips for #YouthSpark Live

Maria’s accomplishments are considerable as noted in this recent speaking event: “Dr. Klawe is one of the ten members of the board of Microsoft Corporation, a board member of Broadcom Corporation, and of the nonprofit Math for America. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences and a trustee for…


Episode 4 - Chat with Molly Burke, internationally celebrated youth leader and keynote YouthSpark Live in Vancouver

To make a difference on March 18th impacting our youth, share your story on Twitter of what inspired your interest in technology, innovation and entrepreneurship using the hashtag #YouthSpark. See here Episode 1 for more … . There is an interview with Sage Franch in Episode 2 and Genevieve L'Esperance in Episode 3 · Sample: My #YouthSpark was [coding…


Episode 3–Chat with Genevieve L'Esperance, internationally recognized innovator, developer, entrepreneur, and YouthSpark Advisor and Ambassador at YouthSpark Live in Vancouver

To make a difference on March 18th impacting our youth, share your story on Twitter of what inspired your interest in technology, innovation and entrepreneurship using the hashtag #YouthSpark. See here Episode 1 for more … . There is an interview with Sage Franch in Episode 2. · Sample: My #YouthSpark was [coding classes in the summer]! Now…


Episode 2–Chat with Sage Franch, top developer evangelist, blogger, computer science guru innovator, and YouthSpark Advisor and Ambassador at YouthSpark Live in Vancouver

Closing the opportunity divide by having more of our youth choose computing careers is one of the most important actions we can all take – together – to secure the future of our youth and as a result, the future of our global economy. To make a difference on March 18th impacting our youth, share your story…


Check out the Imagine Cup Winners 2014

I have an earlier article leading up to the announcement of winners including interviews with developers, “Participate in the Imagine Cup and Achieve a Private Meeting with Bill Gates.” We now have our winners for 2014. You will notice that a few members of Team Sano, last year’s winners are back again this year (and…


Participate in the Imagine Cup and Achieve a Private Meeting with Bill Gates

There are multiple ways that students, professors, and schools can get involved, from building final prototypes in the main competition to pitching their ideas in smaller, online competitions. This year, one lucky team will get a private meeting with Bill Gates! “One Imagine Cup World Finalist team will be chosen for a private meeting with…


Chat--Omar Zaarour, Innovating Award Winning Developer Shares Special Tips

Omar Zaarour received his Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from An-Najah National University (NNU), West Bank, Palestine and Bilkent University (BU), Ankara, Turkey graduating with high honors. In September 2012 he joined the Master of Computer Science program at University of Calgary in the Database and Data Mining group under Prof. Reda Alhajj's supervision. Omar…


Chat with Patryk Janiszewski, Innovating Microsoft Windows Store, Windows Phone Developer—spotlight in Top Paid, Best Rated, New Releases, DVLUP Leaderboard

Patryk L. Janiszewski served a tour in Kuwait and Iraq with the U.S. Army during Operation Enduring Freedom. As a student at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Patryk earned his first bachelor's degree in Human Resources in 2011 and is currently seeking a second bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems and a minor…