IAMCP Canada presents: Microsoft Canada CIO Steve Heck talks about Microsoft from the inside

Register Here http://iamcp.eventbrite.com/. Event Details IAMCP Canada presents Microsoft Canada CIO Steve Heck who gives you an insider view on Microsoft IT. He will talk about the challenges and opportunities in servicing a Sales and Marketing office in a multi-national software giant. The trials and excitement of bringing leading software to market while ensuring business objectives are met. Come join us at the Microsoft Meadowvale office for an insider’s view on Microsoft IT and have your questions answered. Breakfast included, 7 AM March 29th. *Cancelations must be received 1 week prior to the event. More information contact: Jennifer Harte 800-783-6410 officeiamcp@iamcp.ca … Continue reading IAMCP Canada presents: Microsoft Canada CIO Steve Heck talks about Microsoft from the inside

Federal Liberals respond to concerns over UBB decision by CRTC

On Saturday I sent a note to the liberal opposition party on behalf of myself and as the President of the IAMCP in Canada. Please read the official stance that communication lead to. http://www.liberal.ca/newsroom/news-release/liberals-oppose-crtc-decision-usagebased-billing/ The importance of a strong voice that responds quickly and through the right channels is important to the health of our community and economy. Jeff Loucks President | IAMCP Canada Chief Solution Architect | Winrox

IAMCP Explaining the value – Benefit review – E-learning Portal and Discounts

In February I became the acting president of IAMCP Canada. Like many things I do in the community I often invest first and learn about the benefits later. It is a strong belief that communities in the technology field offer very high value. However, having said that IAMCP is a little different since it charges for membership and as someone who needs to understand the value of membership I wanted to embark on a systematic review of each area to be better able to explain the value to prospective members. This article is focused on a benefit brought forward by … Continue reading IAMCP Explaining the value – Benefit review – E-learning Portal and Discounts

IAMCP Canada – Happy Hour April 15th 5-7 PM

You are invited to the Library Bar at the Royal York Hotel in Toronto or the Sheraton Centre in Montreal for a Peer to Peer networking session. Join your fellow partners to talk business and find common opportunities. If you are an IAMCP Canada member in good standing, enjoy 2 beverages on us. Optionally if you are not currently a member, you will be able to signup onsite. Discuss the new technology wave and partner opportunities. Join your colleagues for a unique occasion to socialize and discover new opportunities and friends. Jeff LoucksAvailable Technology  

Microsoft Partner Network – Is there value in being a Microsoft Partner?

Hi Everyone, This is a topic that I have always felt passionate about and I have never really known how to address it. I am hoping to take a discussion oriented approach and I hope that readers will post comments. I am on the board of the International Association of Microsoft Certified Partners and the goal of that association is to look out for existing and future partners. The association strives to help partners progress, cooperate and collaborate. I would like examples of what you think Microsoft could do better. Has being a partner has been good for you. What do … Continue reading Microsoft Partner Network – Is there value in being a Microsoft Partner?