30 September (Virtual)
Choose from more than 50 technical sessions and accelerate your journey to the cloud in this free, virtual event, where you can hear from experts about the latest Azure innovation and easy-to-adopt solutions.
Canterbury Software Summit
1 October (Auckland)
The annual Software Summit is the preeminent industry event of the year for the tech sector. The conference hosts an impressive lineup of speakers across our business and technical streams plus three Master Classes, four Tech User Group sessions and a large trade show area. The Software Summit offers inspirational and educational content, allowing attendees to learn about new technology developments, hear success stories, and explore new business opportunities.
SQL Saturday Auckland
3 October (Auckland)
SQL Saturday comes to Auckland this time held by New Zealand Business Intelligence User Group which is an official chapter of PASS. SQL Saturday is a training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. Admittance to this event is free, all costs are covered by donations and sponsorships. Please register soon as seating is limited, and let friends and colleagues know about the event.
5-7 October (Wellington)
An immersive 3 day event in Wellington, LEAN 15 will unite attendees through powerful yet practical programming with world renowned speakers, collaborative workshops, interactive discussions, and a dynamic collective experience. Whether you are building a high-growth tech startup, a mobile app, a piece of hardware, working in a non-profit, or in a multinational organization, adopting Lean Startup methodology can help you overcome obstacles and set up effective systems.
NZ Dynamics CRM User Group
6 October (Auckland)
Get ready for the next release: CRM 2016. Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2016 is a major release that will be delivered to online and on-premises customers. Alastair Coats and Greg Olsen will present the updates and new features coming to CRM with the release. This will be a jam packed session that you don't want to miss!
Windows Infrastructure and Azure User Group
7 October (Wellington)
What's new in Exchange 2016? Exchange 2016 is scheduled to be released before the end of this year. What's new and relevant for the NZ marketplace, especially for those not in a position to shift all their on-premises infrastructure into the cloud just yet? Come along and find out from Tony Murray. Tony is Directory Services MVP, but professes to know a bit about Exchange too!
Windows 10 IT Pro Readiness
13 October (Virtual)
The MVP Award Program and the Windows IT Pro teams are pleased to offer a *free* live webcast, as part of a global community event, to provide first hand guidance about Windows 10 Enterprise for IT Pros. Join Microsoft MVPs as they take you through topics such as an overview of the Windows 10 Enterprise, Windows Security, Windows as a Service, Windows Deployment, Windows Management & Store, and Windows Networking.
SQL Server User Group
21 October (Christchurch)
What's new in SQL Server 2016: This month we've persuaded Rob Douglas to tell us all about SQL Server 2016 and it's new features. Come along and learn all about this and how SQL Server is evolving to embrace the cloud and mobile revolutions.