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Microsoft Student Summit

Microsoft has organized a Student Summit during the Canada Finals to provide an opportunity for all students attending to engage with Microsoft and industry recruiters, mentors, and network with other like-minded students. Bring your resume, your curiosity and your questions. We have a packed agenda with workshops about the latest and greatest in tech, some tips for your career development, and access to some of the industry’s best and brightest.  Register here to attend!<>


Saturday, May 27th, 2017


8:30am – 4:30pm
•      Competition at 1:00 – 3:00pm
•      Announcing our winners at 3:30pm


Bahen Centre for Information Technology
University of Toronto
40 St. George Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 2E4


Please register by Friday, May 12, 2017
by clicking RSVP<>.

Agenda :
8:30am - 4:30pm

Interactive Lounge – all day!

8:30am - 10:00am

Breakfast & Networking

10:00am - 11:00am

Welcome to the Imagine Cup Finals & Student Summit

  *   Keynote speaker – “Future of Technology”
  *   Keynote Speaker – “Recipe for success – Student to Startup Story”

11:00am - 1:00pm

Career & Technology Workshops & Insights
Topics like:

  *   Mixed Reality Spectrum (Tech)
  *   Conversation as a Platform (Tech)
  *   Bots 101 (Tech)
  *   LinkedIn for Career Development (Career)
  *   Growth Mindset (Career)

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Lunch & Networking

1:00pm - 3:00pm

Imagine Cup Competition

3:00pm - 3:30pm

Workshops & Insights continued

3:30pm - 4:15pm

Awards Ceremony & Closing Remarks


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