Category Archives: Community Events

Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp Atlanta is Saturday Nov 3, 2018

The Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp Atlanta is this Saturday! It’s not too late to register as there are a few slots left before we sell out.

You can register here:

The Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp is a free, one-day, hands-on training event led by Microsoft MVPs with support from Microsoft and local community leaders. Developers worldwide are invited to attend a local bootcamp to learn the latest on the Office 365 platform with topics ranging from Microsoft Graph, SharePoint Framework, Microsoft Teams, Office Add-ins, Connectors and Actionable Messages. Developers can then apply these learnings to their existing products or solutions to achieve more right away or begin planning how to apply what they learn to their future projects.

Watch the video to hear from Jeff Teper and Microsoft MVPs on 2018 Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp.

Technologies covered: Microsoft Graph, Microsoft Teams, Office Add-ins, Connectors and Actionable Messages, and more. To be successful in this workshop, you should have a general understanding of Office 365, SharePoint, Microsoft Teams and an ability to code in C# or JavaScript.

Come Prepared:

  • You will need to bring along your own laptops. We’ll help with any tools you need to download and install to get you up and running.
  • An Office 365 Developer Tenant (free) to make the most out of these sessions.
  • A basic understanding of Office 365 and Microsoft Azure is recommended.

Bootcamp Agenda (each session provides a brief topic intro and Hands on Labs):

8:00am – Doors Open – Registration, Coffee, Networking
8:45am – 9:00am Welcome and Introduction to the Global Office 365 Developer BootCamp
9:00am – 12:00pm Morning Sessions 
12:00pm – 1:30pm Lunch 
1:30pm – 4:30pm Afternoon Sessions 
4:30pm – 5:00pm Closing

Sessions: Attendees can choose to attend the following sessions (each session repeated in AM and PM slots)

  1. Microsoft Teams Apps – Tabs, Connectors and Bots
  2. Microsoft Graph & Actionable Messages
  3. Building Office Addins with Modern JavaScript

Atlanta Cloud Saturday – September 26th, 2015

Please join us at the Microsoft Greater Southeast District office in Alpharetta, GA on September 26 for the first annual Atlanta Cloud Saturday!

The goal of this event is to give you an overview of some of the cloud technologies being used today. Topics include Amazon Web Services, Azure, Office 365, Salesforce, IBM, DevOps, and more. Check out the great list of speakers and sessions ( and be sure to register soon (

I hope to see you there!

Atlanta .NET User Group – Monday Sep. 28, 2009 at 6:00 PM

Location: Microsoft’s Offices

6:00 Networking and Refreshments
6:30 Tutorial or Q&A Session – Windows Forms User Controls with the FlowLayoutPanel Control
7:00 Announcements
7:15 Technical Presentation

How to Sell Software Online as a Micro-ISV

Synopsis: Have you ever thought it would be nice to make a little money on the side selling an application or tool you’ve written but you just don’t know where to start? If so then this talk is for you! We’ll talk about:

  • Models – Ask for donations or sell licenses?
  • Picking a license – Closed or open source?
  • How to create and programmatically enforce licenses
  • Key generation and validation
  • Integrating with services like PayPal
  • Getting the word out (Advertising)
  • Using analytics
  • Registering with Microsoft
  • Taking advantage of Microsoft BizSpark

Bio: Doug Ware is the leader of the Atlanta .NET User Group and the founder of Elumenotion, a SharePoint Consulting and Training company located in Atlanta, Georgia.

Doug recently became a small independent software vendor (micro-ISV) with a CSS editing tool called Elumenotion SharePoint Skinner and he wants to share what he learned with you.

Meeting Location and Directions

Microsoft Corporation
1125 Sanctuary Pkwy.
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30004

Directions to Microsoft

February Meeting, Monday, February 23, 2009 at 6:00 PM

Note: This is a cross post from the Atlanta .NET User Group site. If you are interested in seeing all the announcements, please visit that site, add yourself as a member, and subscribe to the RSS feed. Later this year I will stop cross posting these announcements!

Location: Microsoft’s Offices

6:00 Networking and Refreshments
6:30 Tutorial or Q&A Session – Overview of Amazon Web Services – Doug Ware
7:00 Announcements
7:15 Technical Presentation

The Future of Managed Languages: C# and Visual Basic

Synopsis: In this session we will outline the future of C# and Visual Basic. Learn about the new capabilities of the next versions of these languages, including additional LINQ features, syntax simplifications, and a host of other improvements. Also gain insight into possible future features

Jim Wooley is a frequent speaker, member of the INETA Speaker Bureau, MVP, and author of "LINQ in Action". He is always striving to stay at the forefront of technology and enjoys the thrill of a new challenge. He has been active evangelizing LINQ since it’s announcement in 2005. In addition, he attempts to pass on the insights he has gained by being active in the community, including organizing the Atlanta Code Camp, leading the Microsoft MS Pros and Atlanta VB Study Group and serving as INETA Membership Manager for the Georgia region. Jim has actively helped to guide Microsoft through Software Design Reviews with product teams and is an active Microsoft Data Programmer Insider and Visual Basic Insider. In addition to speaking at numerous user groups and code camps in 7 states, Jim has presented at product launch events, MSDN conferences, and TechEd.

Meeting Location and Directions

Microsoft Corporation
1125 Sanctuary Pkwy.
Suite 300
Atlanta, GA 30004

Directions to Microsoft


Paul Lockwood’s Talk on ASP.NET MVC at the Atlanta .NET User Group was Great

Paul Lockwood did a great job Monday night at the user group. The house was packed with over 80 people in attendance!

You can read Paul’s blog here where he makes a very generous offer for those shops looking at MVC. You can download the deck and samples from him, or over at the Atlanta .NET User Group site.

Want more ASP.NET MVC? The release candidate is out! Download it from Microsoft at

New BizTalk User Group In Atlanta

I just received this invite to the new BizTalk user group with a request to spread the word. Sounds very cool!


Finally just what we have all been waiting for! A BizTalk Server User Group in Atlanta!

Come join us as we kick off the New Year with a New User Group. We will discuss the Features of BizTalk Server 2009 and even give you Real World Examples of How BizTalk is being used in Businesses today.

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

5:30 – 5:45    Networking/User Group Announcements

5:45 – 6:15    BizTalk Use Case Scenarios
Michael Maxon, Georgia Power
Steve Hubbartt, Georgia Power

6:15 – 6:30    Break

6:30 – 7:15     Features and Functionality of BizTalk Server 2009
Karl Rissland, Microsoft
Craig Butler, CTS

7:15 – 7:30    Q & A and Close


Georgia Power Headquarters, Banquet Room

241 Ralph McGill Boulevard

Atlanta, GA 30308

Please use this link to register to attend.

Register Now to Attend the User Group Meeting!

Also make sure to register and find out more information about our group!

Register to Become a Group Member!

A special thanks to Microsoft and CTS, Inc. our sponsors!