Microsoft Ignite 2023 is around the corner! (Nov 14-17)
Microsoft Ignite 2023, scheduled for November 14th – 17th, is quickly approaching. As one of the most anticipated developer events of the year, we’re pleased to announce that although in-person tickets have been sold out for weeks, we’re offering a free online streaming option for those who couldn’t secure a spot. However, it’s essential to register in advance to ensure access.
This year’s Ignite will feature the latest announcements on AI/Copilot advancements, comprehensive demos of new features and functionalities, and insights into the trajectory of tech developments. Notably, in addition to presentations by our senior leaders, attendees can look forward to breakout sessions featuring Visual Studio led by Amanda Silver (CVP Developer Division), Scott Hanselman, and Anthony Cangialosi. These sessions are set to deliver crucial announcements, in-depth demos, and valuable insights tailored for our Visual Studio developers.
In this blog post, we will provide a step-by-step guide to the online registration process and offer an overview of the developer breakout discussions scheduled to be streamed live during Ignite 2023.
- Visit the Ignite 2023 Website: Head over to the Ignite 2023 website to kick off the registration process.
- Sign In / Create Your New Account: If you’re new to Microsoft events, you’ll need to connect an existing account or create a new account.
- Select The Digital Access Pass: The entire Ignite conference will be streamed online, register to get your digital access pass. Our Seattle in-person access passes are already sold out, but if you have an in-person RSVP code those are still valid and will work.
- Complete Your Registration: Fill in your personal details, payment information (if applicable), and any additional information requested. Double-check your registration to ensure accuracy.
- Confirmation: Once you’ve completed the registration, you’ll receive a confirmation email. This email will include important details about your registration, including access to the event platform.
- Explore Ignite Sessions and Get Ready for Ignite 2023! As the event date approaches, make sure to keep an eye on your inbox for updates and additional information.
Developer Breakout Discussions
One of the most exciting aspects of Ignite 2023 is the developer breakout discussions. These discussions are where the real magic happens for developers. The developer breakout discussions will be streamed live, allowing you to join from the comfort of your own workspace or wherever you prefer. Here’s what you can look forward to:
Exciting Developer Topics
Ignite 2023 is bringing together experts and thought leaders to discuss a wide range of topics. Whether you’re into cloud computing, AI, data science, web development, or any other area of technology, there will be insightful discussions tailored to your interests.
Have burning questions and need clarification on a topic? You’ll have the opportunity to participate in interactive Q&A sessions during the live streams. Engage with speakers and fellow attendees to deepen your tech understanding.
|Amanda Silver||Productive and secure end-to-end developer experiences powered by AI||Wednesday, November 15 | 1:30 PM – 2:15 PM PST|
|Scott Hanselman, Mark Downie||GitHub Copilot and AI for Developers: Potential and Pitfalls||Wednesday, November 15 | 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM PST|
|Anthony Cangialosi, Sagar Lankala||Develop in the cloud with Dev Box and Azure Deployment Environments||Thursday, November 16 | 2:45 PM – 3:30 PM PST|
|Jb Evain, Maddy Montaquila, Wendy Breiding||New VS Code Extensions: C# Dev Kit, .NET MAUI, & Unity, Q&A||Wednesday, November 15 | 11:45 AM – 12:30 PM PST|
|Ajit Kalele, Dora Chan, Kiran Thomas, Predeep Ravichandran||Empowering your DevOps teams with Microsoft Teams, Q&A||Wednesday, November 15 | 1:30 PM – 2:15 PM PST|
|Damian Edwards, David Fowler, Glenn Condron||Cloud Native Development with .NET 8, Q&A||Wednesday, November 15 | 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM PST|
|Dan Sol, Mark Weitzel, Russell Conard||Platform engineering Q&A with the Microsoft platform engineering team||Wednesday, November 15 | 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM PST|
|Dalia Abo Sheasha, Jessie Houghton, Leah Tran, Taysser Gherfal||Beyond Coding Suggestions: Exploring AI Features in Visual Studio, Q&A||Thursday, November 16 |11:45 AM – 12:30 PM PST
|Nikhil Kaul, Nikita Nallamothu, Vikram Raju, Rigel Carlson||Optimize app reliability with automated Load and Chaos testing, Q&A||Thursday, November 16 |11:45 AM – 12:30 PM PST|
|Christine Ruana||Deploying Visual Studio throughout your enterprise|
|Colin Aylward, Dhruv Chand, Josh Zimmerman, Varun Gupta||The ins and outs of deploying Microsoft Dev Box inside Microsoft, Q&A||Thursday, November 16 | 4:00 PM – 4:45 PM PST|
|Daniel Roth||What’s New for Enterprise Developers in .NET 8, Q&A||Thursday, November 16 | 5:15 PM – 6:00 PM PST|
All sessions can be see here: Session catalog Ignite 2023
Missed a session due to conflicting schedules? No problem. Developer breakout discussions will be recorded, so you can catch up on sessions at your convenience.
In addition to insightful discussions, Ignite provides networking opportunities to connect with peers and experts in the field. You can build valuable connections and exchange ideas.
Ignite 2023 is not just an event; it’s an experience. Whether you are in-person or online, don’t miss this opportunity to be part of a global tech community, gain knowledge, and be inspired.
Save the date, register online, and gear up for an unforgettable Ignite 2023. We look forward to seeing you there!