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Opportunities for Staff from Microsoft

Wed 10th May, 2006

In conjunction with Developmentor (, Microsoft are pleased to announce the first Microsoft Academic Insight event in-depth training on Microsoft .NET, ASP.NET 2.0 and Windows Mobile for academics and educators.

Dates: Midday 27th Midday 29th June

Venue: Menzies Stourport Manor, 35 Hartlebury Road, Stourport on Severn, Worcestershire

Details: The training will comprise two days of technical education, discussions and practical experience to help you understand, contextualise and teach Microsoft .NET, ASP.NET 2.0 and Windows Mobile Development. A top Developmentor trainer and Microsoft experts will take you through the principles and practice of the .NET framework, CLR and Visual Studio, and give you the opportunity to have hands-on experience in developing applications for the web, Pocket PCs and SmartPhones.

This in-depth event has been designed for those teaching in higher education computer science or related disciplines who are interested in understanding the latest industry technologies and are looking to broaden their teaching portfolio.

For more details, please visit, or email

Cost: 125 + Vat, to include all training, equipment, meals, refreshments and 2 night's accommodation.