Build Toronto is happening on June 10th, 2016

This is a free event, in person, or online via the live stream.

The BUILD Tour is coming back to Toronto. The event includes the best content from Microsoft’s annual BUILD conference, with an even deeper focus on Universal Windows Platform (UWP), Xamarin, Windows, Azure, Office 365 and more.

Engineers from Microsoft HQ will deliver sessions, demos, focused coding exercises to show you how use the latest Microsoft technologies.

Registration links:

· Online Event:

· In-Person Event:

Azure Learning Paths

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Did you know that the Azure documentation site has a set of 25 learning paths ?

You can use these learning paths to guide yourself through the documentation for several Azure services:

  1. API Management
  2. App Service Web Apps
  3. Azure Active Directory – Develop Apps
  4. Azure Automation
  5. Azure IoT Hub Learning Path
  6. Batch
  7. Cloud Services
  8. Cortana Analytics Process (CAP)
  9. DocumentDB
  10. Event Hubs
  11. Learn Data Lake Analytics
  12. Learn Data Lake Store
  13. Learn Hadoop on HDInsight (Linux)
  14. Learn Hadoop on HDInsight (Windows)
  15. Learning path for Azure Data Factory
  16. Learning path for StorSimple
  17. Media Services – Live Streaming
  18. Media Services – on Demand Streaming
  19. Service Bus
  20. Service Fabric
  21. Site Recovery
  22. SQL Database – use elastic database features and tools
  23. SQL database training: Learn Azure SQL Database
  24. Stream Analytics Learning Path
  25. Virtual Machines

If you haven’t had the chance to try Microsoft Azure… now would be a good time!

Sign up for free and get $220 to spend on all Azure services!
You receive a $220 credit to spend on Azure services during the trial. You can use this $220 however you want to create and try out any combination of Azure resources. It enables you to explore our cloud entirely for free.
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Full Stack Web Camp Montreal

If you are into web development technologies… do not miss this free event in Montreal!!


Full Stack Web Camp.
Microsoft is hosting a full stack web camp with a focus on front-end web development with Angular. This full day beginner to intermediate developer Web Camp will teach you all about using Node.js and Express to create REST APIs for single page applications powered by DocumentDB. We will teach you all about AngularJS Binding, Controllers, Expressions, Filters, Directives, Routing, Factories, etc. and show you to scale your app. Sessions will be presented in English with English content.


April 25th (9am-5:30pm)


Centre Mont-Royal
International I
2200, rue Mansfield
Montréal Québec H3A 3R8

but you need to register:
Registration link

And bring your laptop!

Azure Lunch & Learn Montreal

Another Azure event in Montreal!

In this session you’ll learn the many different ways to deploy, manage & scale .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python and Java websites and web apps on Microsoft Azure. This includes cloud best practices like integrated source control & continuous deployment with Git & GitHub, auto scaling, web jobs, caching, backups, staging environments and more. Join Microsoft in this demo heavy overview of Microsoft Azure Websites and learn how eligible startups can get up to $60,000 in free Azure credits through BizSpark.

What you’ll walk away knowing:

  • How to create an Azure Website
  • How to integrate with source control systems like Git & GitHub for continuous deployment
  • How to scale your website manually & automatically
  • How to create a staging environment for your site
  • How to automatically backup your site


  • Where: Notman House, Notman Hall – 3rd Floor, 51 Rue Sherbrooke W, Montréal, QC
  • When: March-26-2015 12:00pm-2:00pm
  • Price: free!

Register: Azure Lunch & Learn Montreal

Global Azure Bootcamp 2015

Another local dev event, the Global Azure Bootcamp will have a local stop in Montreal!
It is organized by MSDEVMTL user group for Microsoft.


One full day of Hands On Labs (no presentations) to help people get up to speed on developing Cloud Computing Applications for Azure.


Microsoft Montreal
2000 McGill College, 5th floor
Montreal, QC


Saturday, April 25, 2015

How much?

Free for msdevmtl members, 5$ otherwise.
Donuts and pizzas included, bring your coffee.

Details and registration:

See you there!