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  Reply # 1112905 21-Aug-2014 15:37
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with Surface Pro 3 launching on the 28/8 are we expecting any special deals for attendees?




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  Reply # 1112926 21-Aug-2014 15:45
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We've always had hardware special prices for attendees at previous TechEd events, this time will be some special discount for NZ attendee too

 
 
 
 


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How about a free Surface Pro 3  with the TechEd bag this year :)




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  Reply # 1112984 21-Aug-2014 17:28
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TwoSeven: How about a free Surface Pro 3  with the TechEd bag this year :)


Can't beat a 100% discount, dreams are free :-)




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  Reply # 1117057 28-Aug-2014 09:13
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For those of you coming to Auckland (or already in Auckland), the Geekzone IRL meetup is now scheduled for the Thursday 11th Setember. Details and registration available now, so get in - we changed the date just so that TechEd people could join.




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  Reply # 1117093 28-Aug-2014 10:06
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TwoSeven: How about a free Surface Pro 3  with the TechEd bag this year :)


Can't beat a 100% discount, dreams are free :-)



That would have been awesome ;-) according to the latest email we get a 10% discount which is nice, sadly I can't afford one though. 

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I am not attending but my staff might be. Anyway if you're going you should check out Nimble Storage, if only for the potential prizes




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  Reply # 1123984 8-Sep-2014 07:58
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geekiegeek: with Surface Pro 3 launching on the 28/8 are we expecting any special deals for attendees?


10% discount for TechEd attendees.






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  Reply # 1124214 8-Sep-2014 12:44
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Microsoft NZ community saddened by death of TechEd NZ 2014 speaker Andrew Ehrensing

The Microsoft community was deeply saddened over the weekend to hear about the passing of Microsoft Exchange expert Andrew Ehrensing, who was scheduled to speak at the TechEd NZ 2014 event in Auckland this week.

Microsoft New Zealand Managing Director, Paul Muckleston, said: "Our hearts and thoughts are with Andrew's family and our Microsoft colleagues at this time. The Microsoft community is deeply saddened by his tragic passing and will remember his enormous contribution to our company and our people over the coming days."

Mr Ehrensing had worked for Microsoft since 2005. He was a highly-regarded speaker and known for his humor and delivery style at industry events such as TechReady, Ignite and Interact. Most recently he was a Solution Architect in the Americas Cloud Services organization, as well as being a Microsoft Certified Master.

It is understood that Mr Ehrensing had a heart attack during his flight from the US to New Zealand and passed away before the plane arrived in Sydney.

A close friend of Mr Ehrensing’s, Scott Schnoll, a Senior Content Developer for Microsoft who was also scheduled to present at TechEd NZ this week, will now remain in the US due to these unforeseen circumstances.

The following sessions at TechEd NZ 2014 will now be rescheduled with new speakers:

 

  • OFC316 – Data Loss Prevention in Office 365 (Thursday, 11 September)
  • OFC311 – Outlook Connectivity and Authentication (Thursday, 11 September)
  • OFC306 – Exchange Server 2013 Architecture (Thursday, 11 September)
  • OFC321 – Exchange Server Managed Availability (Friday, 12 September)




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  Reply # 1124259 8-Sep-2014 13:17
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thats very sad news :(




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  Reply # 1124268 8-Sep-2014 13:24
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Really sad news. I always enjoyed Andrew's sessions.

Scott will be a loss as well this year but very understandable.

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  Reply # 1125530 10-Sep-2014 08:16
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Warning, alert, caution: The calendar feed seems to have incorrect locations; many of the rooms listed in the calendar don't match those on the actual site or in the printed guide. It's worth double-checking the rooms.



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  Reply # 1125640 10-Sep-2014 11:22
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What a blast. This year seems very good - not that previous years weren't, but things are working smoothly - except for the calendar thing.





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I haven't any tshirts for the lonely folks back home yet :-(

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