Next Wednesday, so that would be May 20 (I’m horrible with dates, so triple checking this twice), we have a Community Connection session during Microsoft… Read More »Connect with Microsoft Western Europe and your local dev community at Build 2020
On June 16, a new Microsoft event will take place and it’s called European Open Source Virtual Summit. You can register (for free!) here. The… Read More »European Open Source Virtual Summit is June 16
As in-person events have generally stopped happening since March, many in the community are now preparing for both digital-only events, and the more traditional in-person… Read More »Updated dates for major Microsoft-focused tech conferences in H2/2020
Part of my work at Microsoft is to support and sponsor community- and partner-driven events, and also our own events. We refer to these as… Read More »Events are becoming digital-only – and that’s generally a good thing!
In times like these, it’s important to think about how you can help the ones in immediate need within your community and at large. The… Read More »I’m supporting the Hack the Crisis virtual hackathon
While I’m being busy building my new home office setup, recording podcasts, working at Microsoft, studying at school and deciding which porridge to cook for… Read More »A few quick updates – and everything is awesome!
Azure Heroes is a program for the community from Microsoft, that aims to recognize and empower technical Azure practitioners to achieve more. Recognized community members… Read More »Azure Community: Azure Heroes is now live
We had our fourth annual SharePoint Saturday Helsinki event this past Saturday. Weather was great, and overall the event was a huge success! If you’re… Read More »Passing the torch: New leadership for SharePoint Saturday Helsinki
I received great and satisfying news in early May – I am renewed as a Microsoft Regional Director for another two years (2019-2021)! It’s my… Read More »I’m renewed as Microsoft Regional Director
I’ve been using computers since I was 5. I’ve worked in IT more or less full time since I was 13. For all this time,… Read More »I feel bad for not paying for quality software – so I made a small donation
I just received the exciting news that I am chosen as a speaker for SharePoint Saturday Netherlands, in, well, the Netherlands. The event is June… Read More »I am speaking at SharePoint Saturday Netherlands in June!
June 23rd: Updates: This post was updated with community comments and additional ideas on – see the end of the post for the changes. I… Read More »My checklist for speaking at conferences and events