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Attending Synergy 2016? A Few More Community Activities for You

by Laure Cetin, Citrix

Sorry to those who are not able to attend Synergy this year… here is another post about some cool stuff planned for next week.

There will be a lot of CUGC activities at Synergy, starting Monday late afternoon. But don’t miss out on other activities, led by Citrix, where you’ll be able to connect with fellow members of the community.

CUGC Drop In chats:

I am facilitating several sessions with technical members of several Citrix teams. Come by, meet them, get some news, and ask any question you may have!

Where: Level 2, Veronese 2401B/2501A (Birds of a Feather room)

Networking chat: Wednesday, 10:45am

IoT chat: Wednesday, 1:30pm

Citrix Lifecycle Management: Wednesday, 2pm

XenServer: Thursday, 12pm

Lunch Table Tech Chats

Grab a lunch box, go to one of the tables set up for you, and engage in lively discussions around Citrix technology and industry specificities. They will be hosted by CTPs and other CUGC members – thank you to these individuals who have volunteered to staff the tables.

When: Tuesday 12pm, Wednesday 12pm, Thursday 12:15pm

Where: Hall C, Solutions Expo

Topic Tables:

Desktop and App Delivery | Phillip Jones, Scott Osborne

Mobility Management | Terry Anderson, Eduardo Molina

Networking | David Brett, Randy Smith

Security | Walter Scott, Jimmy Le

Cloud Services | Ryan Revord, Tom Bruce

Industry Tables:

Healthcare | Connie Barrera

Education | Tom Gamull, Tobias Kreidl

Financial services and Insurance | Theresa Miller

Government | Chris Rogers, Tim Mangan

Synergy Showdown

Watch four teams deploy an entire XenApp infrastructure on Microsoft Azure, and cheer your favorite team!

When: Tuesday 11am-3pm and 6pm-9pm

Where: Hall C, Solutions Expo

Geek Speak Tonight!

When: Wednesday 5:30pm-7pm

Where: Level 2, Titian 2201B/2301A

This two-part program is a double session: First, evaluate the finalists for GeekOvation, best-in-show Citrix hacks by Citrix users, and vote for the winner live on the show stage. Then, test your wits and knowledge center stage in Geek Out, a lighthearted, Jeopardy-style game show. Participants are chosen from the audience and have the chance to amaze their friends with the true depth of their geek knowledge!

There are many other opportunities to learn new stuff and meet new people, so make sure you review the session catalog and the schedule at a glance – in advance, don’t let Vegas distract you!

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