Event invitation: Academic Launch - Faculty info session

With the start of the new academic year, we would like to invite professors that are teaching IT related courses, to an information session in which we will give a detailed overview of all Microsoft’s academic initiatives around free software, training materials, lectures in schools, events, competitions, job opportunities, etc.



  • Introduction (10 minutes)

  • Communication: creation of databank – new and better engines (10 minutes)

  • Access to software: DreamSpark, MSDNAA, DynAA (20 minutes)

  • Learning materials: Faculty Connection, IT Academy, Channel 9, certification … (20 minutes)

  • Break (15 minutes)

  • Student competition: Imagine Cup 2011 (15 minutes)

  • Events: lectures in school, Students to Business Day 2011 (10 minutes)

  • Career resources: Students to Business cv platform, Student Career Portal (5 minutes)

  • Community: Student Partner program (5 minutes)

  • Q&A (10 minutes)

  • Lunch or drink


Friday September 17

10h00 - 13h00

(includes lunch)

Register (deadline September 8)

Wednesday September 22

10h00 - 13h00

(includes lunch)

Register (deadline September 13)

Thursday October 7

14h00 - 17h00

(includes drink)

Register (deadline September 28)


Microsoft Executive Briefing Center for European Innovation

Avenue des Nerviens 85,1040 Brussels, Belgium

Phone: +32 (0)2 740 46 11

Free underground parking available (access via rue Saint Gertrude)

Nearest railway station: Brussel Schuman

Nearest metro: Schuman

Click here for a map.

I hope to welcome you on one of our sessions and already wish you a very successful new academic year!