Microsoft conducts Bloggers event – a part of the ‘#UpgradeYourWorld’ campaign
Lahore: 17th November, 2015 – Microsoft Pakistan conducted an enlightening ‘Bloggers Evening’ on 15th November, 2015, in Lahore. A large number of bloggers and young digital enthusiasts were invited to the event, where the team of Microsoft experts disseminated valuable information to enhance the skills, knowledge and outreach of the participating audience.
The speakers and participants held enlightening discussions about the needs and benefits of upgrading their computers, and to make optimum utilization of the powerful features in the ‘Microsoft Windows 10’, which has been launched on a global scale recently. The aspiring IT professionals and tech-savvy youngsters were delighted to get hands-on experience and personal guidance from the learned experts of Microsoft.
The bloggers event was also enriched with a briefing about the Microsoft Innovation Center (MIC), which offers internships, delivers trainings, mentorship and support needed by the youth to learn and helps them in developing apps on Windows Store. The Microsoft team is focused on the young IT Community; helping them turns their ideas into reality and provides them professional exposure.
Microsoft has launched the ‘#UpgradeYourWorld’ campaign’ in Pakistan, to create awareness among school children, about the benefits of upgrading computers to the latest Microsoft ‘Windows 10’ – the bloggers event proved to be an exciting element of this new campaign.
Numerous events will be held in rural areas of Punjab to provide exposure into the new Microsoft Windows 10 technology. These roadshows will feature; Briefing Session about the latest & best ever Windows 10 along with live demonstration, upgrading their computer labs to Windows10, Mentorship of the students around their career development and opportunity to meet with Microsoft team.
The Country Manager of Microsoft Pakistan – Mr. Nadeem Malik stated; “We are pleased to see the young digital influencers who have participated in the Bloggers event and I courteously thank them for their enthusiastic participation in the global #UpgradeYourWorld’ campaign. The revolutionary features of ‘Windows 10’ are built for the enlightenment of our future generations. Microsoft looks forward to sharing and creating greater momentum that will help the future generations, bloggers and school children reap maximum benefits from such initiatives and events. We shall successfully continue on the path of excellence, along with young IT influencers”.
Beginning from the city of Bahawalpur in southern Punjab on the 10th of November 2015, a team of Microsoft professionals visited numerous schools to inform and guide the students about the powerful features of ‘Windows10’. This initiative proceeded northwards, of Pakistan, visiting the prominent schools and colleges in each city and will conclude in Islamabad on 21st November, 2015. The activity is being supported by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan.
Microsoft is among the first IT multi-nationals to focus on rural areas of Pakistan where exposure and learning experiences were shared evenly throughout the rural areas and major cities. On the global scale, the ‘UpgradeYourWorld’ campaign is being conducted throughout many important regions, in mega cities such as; Sydney, Tokyo, Singapore, Beijing, New Delhi, Dubai, Nairobi, Berlin, Johannesburg, Madrid, London, Sao Paolo, and New York. For more information, please visit: “windows.com/upgradeyourworld