Microsoft will hold the first live technology event more than two and a half years after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. The company has scheduled an annual conference for Microsoft Ignite developers and IT professionals from 12 to 14 October.
The company will open registration for the event at the end of August, and Microsoft Ignite has also planned free online presentations. It is noted that the conference will take place live in various cities around the world, but the main event will take place at the Seattle Convention Center in the United States.
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The company does not report whether participants will need to wear masks or pre-vaccinate COVID-19.
The Microsoft Ignite conference will be held a few days before the tenth anniversary of Surface products. The company released the first Surface RT tablet on October 26, 2012. According to the Verge portal sources, Microsoft will present new Surface products on this occasion, as well as a major upgrade of Windows 11 version 22H2 in late September.
As a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Microsoft has been holding all domestic and public events since April 2020 in the form of virtual conferences, one of the first events to be held in such a format was the Microsoft Build exhibition.