Microsoft Build

May 7-9, 2018 // Seattle, WA

Tickets go fast and you don’t want to miss this exciting event—register today!

Code your tomorrow

Where brilliant devs and industry game-changers come together at Microsoft’s ultimate developer event. With cloud, artificial intelligence, mixed reality, and more, you can build what’s next.

Choose your adventure

Choose your adventure

Join demos, meetups, deep dives, celebrations, or take a break to catch some live music. However you like to think, learn, work and play, your schedule is yours to build.

Inspiration on tap

Inspiration on tap

Short sessions or long, instructor-led or on your own—pick the mix of learning opportunities that fits your flavor.

Your tribe, your vibe

Your tribe, your vibe

Bounce ideas off industry experts, hang out with new connections, or chat the latest over a brew.

Take your game to the next level

Pull up a chair, get hands-on, and let your ideas take flight with three full days packed with a wide range of learning opportunities.

coffee, snacks and microbrew

Stay awhile

There’s plenty of coffee, snacks everywhere, and a microbrew with your name on it.

  • May 8


  • May 9


8:00 AM


Check in and pick up your name badge, your all-access pass to Microsoft Build.

8:30 AM - 11:30 AM


Take in keynotes by Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella and other visionaries behind the Intelligent Cloud and Intelligent Edge.

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Various formats to choose from, from 20-minute theater presentations to 75-minute deep dives.

1:00 PM - 5:30 PM


Strengthen newly acquired skills and techniques with hands-on training labs led by brilliant instructors.

11:00 AM - 6:00 PM


See how our partners are working with Microsoft to innovate tomorrow and get your questions answered by the people behind the products you use every day.

5:30 PM

Welcome reception

Imagine tomorrow as you connect with peers, share best practices, and get new perspectives.

Times shown are Pacific Time. Events and times subject to change.

The future of technology wears flannel

Pack your sneakers, T-shirts, jeans, and favorite hoodie(s). Located in the heart of downtown Seattle, even your taste buds will be feeling the Northwest flavor. Enjoy a local microbrew, help yourself to great coffee, chill out to live music, and don’t miss what’s right outside—Puget Sound is just down the street.

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