Microsoft Build 2020 in your Home Office

Following on from the successful virtual Microsoft Business Applications Summit 2020, Microsoft Build is a 48-hour digital experience for developers by developers due to held on 19th – 20th May.

This event is normally held in Seattle and entry requires a four-figure price but this year it is free and the Session Builder for tomorrow’s event is now live. There are over 600 sessions to choose from across a wide variety of different technologies.

There’s a whole line up of featured speakers and the event is due to kick off with Seth Juarez and Dona Sarkar at 16:00 GMT, you can find the live link here. This is to be followed by Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella, keynote, Empowering every developer.

And, if you have a question, don’t forget to ask Scott Guthrie, Executive Vice President of the Cloud and AI Group in Microsoft, a question before the event.


Microsoft Build 2020 key segments include:


Empowering every developer

In this time of uncertainty, developers will play a central role in reimagining the world we live in and accelerating our path to recovery.

Speaker: Satya Nadella


Every developer is welcome

Scott Hanselman calls on a number of his friends to explore the modern developer toolkit for every developer with GitHub, Visual Studio, Windows and much more.

Speakers: Scott Hanselman, Kayla Cinnamon, Allison Buchholtz-Au, Maddy Leger


Azure: Invent with Purpose

Microsoft is unique in the industry and provides the world’s most comprehensive developer toolkit and platform to support developers in their journey to build amazing cloud apps with Azure.

Speakers: Scott Guthrie, Julia White, Amanda Silver, Donovan Brown, Jeff Hollan, Rohan Kumar


Build tools for the new way to work and learn

Join Rajesh Jha to learn how you can build on the world’s productivity cloud, leveraging Microsoft Teams and advanced new capabilities like Microsoft Graph and Fluid Framework, to create innovative tools for remote work and learning.

Speakers: Rajesh Jha, Yina Arenas, Kevin Gallo


The future of technology with Microsoft’s CTO

Kevin Scott and industry guests present the emergent trends that are on path to reshape software development and what is possible with technology inclusive of AI, large scale machine learning, and convergence of the physical and digital worlds.

Speakers: Kevin Scott, Peter Lee, Luis Vargas, Lila Tretikov


Accelerating enterprise application development with the Power Platform

Join James Phillips to see how the Power Platform complements existing development tools, radically accelerating application development.

Speakers: James Phillips, Julie Strauss, Charles Lamanna, Kim Manis


You can find the full agenda here or to register, please click here.