Microsoft Tech Summit Sydney – Free 2 Day Tech Event
Image of Sydney opera house

Microsoft Tech Summit Sydney

Missed a session or keynote? Visit the Microsoft Tech Community to experience the full lineup of content presented in Sydney. Learn, share, and collaborate to further build your cloud skills.

Event overview

Build your cloud skills

Free technical learning event with Microsoft’s top cloud engineers across Azure and Microsoft 365. Whether you’re developing innovative apps or delivering optimised solutions, Microsoft Tech Summit can help evolve your skills, deepen your expertise, and grow your career.

Customise your learning

Whether you’re already cloud-savvy or just getting started, there is something for everyone. Discover the latest trends, tools, and product roadmaps at more than 80 sessions covering a range of focus areas and topics – from keynotes and breakouts to hands-on labs.

Connect with experts

Take advantage of the event Hub, a gathering place where you can learn, network, meet partners, visit the community theater, and more! You’ll also have access to experts who can help you get the most out of the cloud – ask your toughest questions, share best practices, and provide feedback.

Get inspired

The cloud is changing expectations – and transforming the way we live and work. Learn how Microsoft’s cloud platform can help you lead your organisation through real digital transformation – and shape your future.

Featured keynotes

Headshot image of Julia White

Microsoft Azure: Cloud for All

Julia White, Corporate Vice President, Azure and Security Marketing

Azure is the cloud that can meet the most rigorous and mission critical requirements of governments and enterprise customers. Azure uniquely unlocks cloud-based success for all of our customers by focusing on innovation in four key areas: enabling IT and developer productivity, hybrid cloud, AI solutions, and how we ensure trust through security, privacy, and cost controls.

Julia White

Corporate Vice President, Azure and Security Marketing

Julia leads marketing for Microsoft Azure. She works with engineering, leading the direction of Azure and helping guide customers' success in using Azure services. In addition to Azure, Julia leads marketing for Enterprise Mobility + Security, Operations Management + Security, including hybrid and on-premises infrastructure. In addition to the services she oversees, she leads Microsoft's National Cloud & Datacentre marketing; bringing the Microsoft cloud to geographies across the world.

Headshot image of Rob Lefferts

Create a modern workplace with Microsoft 365

Rob Lefferts, Partner Director of Program Management

The workplace is transforming and today’s IT professionals are at the center of this transformation – embedded in the business, leading the conversation, architecting solutions. For IT, that means evolving how you think about the tools you deliver for your organisation. Microsoft 365 integrates the best across Windows 10, Office 365, and Enterprise Mobility + Security, into a complete, intelligent, and secure solution. Learn how you can take advantage of the latest tools to simplify management and deliver up-to-date security, while enabling a modern workplace for your users.

Rob Lefferts

Partner Director of Program Management

Rob leads the Enterprise and Security Program Management Team in the Windows & Devices Group at Microsoft. Rob is responsible for planning and delivering the Windows commercial experience, while at the same time ensuring that everyone who uses Windows is as safe and secure as possible. Prior to this role, Rob led the Office Extensibility team, responsible for the Office platform across clients, servers and services, including O365 APIs, Add-Ins, Access and the end-to-end developer and app experience. Rob has been at Microsoft since 1997, and was part of the original core team for SharePoint Portal server.

Illustration of person looking through binoculars

Sessions on demand


Day 1 Conference Agenda

8:00am – 9:30am

Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:30am – 12:00pm

Microsoft 365 Keynote


Azure Keynote

12:00pm – 1:00pm

Lunch and Networking

1:00pm – 5:45pm

IT Pro Breakouts | Developer Breakouts


IT Pro Breakouts | Developer Breakouts

5:45pm – 6:45pm

Ask the Experts Reception

Day 2 Conference Agenda

8:30am – 9:30am

Continental Breakfast

9:30am – 1:00pm



IT Pro Breakouts | Developer Breakouts


1:00pm – 2:00pm

Lunch and Networking

2:00pm – 5:30pm

IT Pro Breakouts | Developer Breakouts


IT Pro Breakouts | Developer Breakouts


Sydney, Australia

ICC Sydney

Sydney – Exhibition Centre

14 Darling Drive

Sydney, NSW 2000

For transportation options and directions, visit ICC Sydney.

Map of Sydney's Darling Harbour showing ICC Sydney location

Back To Top