Convince Your Boss to send you to TechEd 2014 in Houston!

May 12 - 15 / Houston, Texas
George R. Brown Convention Center

For over 20 years, Microsoft TechEd North America has provided IT Professionals and Enterprise Developers with a broad understanding of the latest technology solutions. TechEd 2014 offers deep insights and thought leadership, product evaluation, and community resources to plan, architect, deploy, manage, and secure a connected enterprise. Unlike traditional conferences, TechEd allows you to create a personalized learning experience by selecting the mix of sessions—and session types—you want to attend. Use these talking points to explain the business value to your company.

Content that is relevant to your business—today

TechEd stands out among other conferences in the breadth of topics available to you.

  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft SharePoint
  • Microsoft System Center
  • Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Windows
  • Windows Azure
  • Windows Intune
  • Windows Server
  • Windows PowerShell
  • Windows Team Foundation Server

TechEd helps your company get more from your existing software investments through instruction that aids in improving productivity and driving down costs so that you can better advise on future technology investments.

  • Application Lifecycle Management
  • Building and Securing Your Private Cloud, Public Cloud or Hybrid Cloud
  • Desktop and Server Virtualization
  • Trustworthy Computing and Data Governance

The benefits of in-person attendance

  • Bring your specific technology questions and get answers from industry experts face-to-face.
  • Dedicated time away from your office to focus on education and advancing your expertise.
  • Hands-on experience on the latest technologies with over 200 self-paced labs—all created by product experts.
  • Optional day-long Pre-Conference Seminars led by industry experts that will enhance your learning experience through in-depth comprehensive training.

Network with the community, industry influencers, and Microsoft experts

  • Access to experts who helped create and know the most about the products you are using.
  • Exchange ideas in a highly interactive environment with hundreds of Microsoft Partners at the TechExpo.
  • Network with peers in the community who share your challenges and learn their success strategies.

TechEd attendance helps you make the most of your company’s technology investments

  • Participation at TechEd can boost your company’s bottom line by increasing your organization’s ability to understand, develop for, and manage technologies.
  • Technical tracks focused on business productivity show how to make the business information work harder for you and your decision makers.
  • First-hand information on the latest products and technologies from Microsoft product experts, as well as strategy and roadmaps from Keynote and Foundational Sessions.