Microsoft has confirmed that their annual Connect(); 2017 developers conference will be hosted in New York City and live streamed to attendees across the globe via the Internet.

This is a unique event because it is headlined by Microsoft's Scott Guthrie who is Microsoft's Executive Vice President for the Cloud and Enterprise Group at the Redmond company.

His popular red shirt will be onstage alongside of 75 engineering led sessions with live hands-on training available with this year's conference.

"Whether you are creating cloud native-applications, targeting the edge of devices and Internet of Things, infusing your apps with AI, or just getting started, Connect(); 2017 will equip you with the tools and skills you need to build the apps of the future."

You can expect sessions to focus on technoligies such as the cloud, machine learning, artificial intelligence, and looking at how we interact with technology in this day and age.

Head over to the Connect(); site to save the date for this event next month.

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