Microsoft Announces USA MVP Open Day Events

Monday, January 18: Microsoft’s MVP Award program just announced dates of its USA MVP Open Day events. MVP Open Day is one-day event for Microsoft RDs and MVPs only.

From the announcement:

Our goal is to provide you the best experience during your award year and enable opportunities that support regional MVP/RD engagement. The goal of the Open Days events is to offer an opportunity to connect with regional Microsoft stakeholders, network among the MVP and RD Community and to offer professional development training.

The Open Day events will be held at four locations.

Dates and locations of Open Days Events:


  • Northeast Times Square in New York City May 7, 2016 (Time TBD)
  • Southeast Alpharetta, GA May 14, 2016 (Time TBD)
  • West San Francisco Area (City TBD) May 21, 2016 (Time TBD)
  • Central Downtown Chicago, Il June 4, 2016 (Time TBD)


Preliminary Agenda:

MVPs, RDs, and Microsoft stakeholders will deliver technical and non-technical sessions which are of interest to all MVPs and RDs. We will also kick off the event with a Keynote Speaker. After the sessions wrap up, there will be a small break and a social event will be sponsored onsite or at a local restaurant or bar. The final agenda will be published as soon as it is available and our goal is to finalize sessions and speakers by March 15, 2016.