Microsoft Baltic Developers Community

Emergn has partnered with Microsoft to launch the Microsoft Baltic Developers Community.

Have you embraced cloud development? Come along to our four Microsoft Azure training events and take part in an extended agile hothouse. You will be provided with technical and product management mentors so that your team can develop the best value-added service in the shortest time.

You will also learn how to build products in a distributed team and have the opportunity to improve your product management skills. Join today!

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Agenda for first education program block

5 December 2019 – 30 January 2020
Training Session

SESSION 2 – Azure DevOps

10 December 2019 : 17:00 – 20:00

Speaker: Arturs Kovalenko

Program:

  • Azure DevOps introduction
  • Ci/CD pipelines
  • How to do Infrastructure as a Code (IaaC)
  • Artifact storage and consumption
  • Closing the feedback loop

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

Previous and next sessions

SESSION 1 – Getting started with Azure

5 December 2019 : 17:00 – 20:00

Speaker: Karlis Laivins

Program:

  • Introduction to Azure
  • Hosting applications
  • Azure App Service
  • Adding some sparkle to apps

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

SESSION 3 – Connecting your app with data

9 January 2020 : 17:00 – 20:00

Speaker: Aigars Macins

Program:

  • Azure storage primitives
  • SQL storage options
  • NoSQL storage options
  • Connecting data

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

SESSION 4 – Adding intelligence to your app

16 January 2020 : 17:00 – 20:00

Speaker: Aldis Erglis

Program:

  • Integrating AI into your app
  • Azure Search Cognitive Services
  • Azure Bot Service
  • Azure Machine Learning Studio QnA Maker
  • LNP/LPU with Luis.ai

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

Watch Session 1 – Getting started with Azure

This was the first session where Kārlis Laiviņš from Visma gave a brief introduction to the possibilities of Azure. If you have been previously working with other clouds, but still have not had a chance to use Azure, then this event was an excellent opportunity to find out more and have a real hands-on experience working with Azure.

Baltics Microsoft Developers Community - Session 1

Hothouse sessions

SESSION 1 – Hothouse preparation

10 December 2019 : 17:00 – 20:00

Moderator: Steven Angelo-Eadie

Program:

  • Hothouse overview
  • Setting the challenge
  • Tools to help
  • Team formation
  • Pitching to win

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

SESSION 2 – Demo event

23 January 2020 : 17:00 – 20:00

Moderator: TBA

Program:

  • Build and demonstration
  • Fast feedback

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

SESSION 3 – Final event

30 January 2020 : 17:00 – 20:00

Moderator: TBA

Program:

  • Final demonstration
  • Announcement of the winner

Location: Lumic, Kalpaka Bulvaris, 4, Riga

Details for the second education program block will be available soon.