I’d like to take this time to thank everyone for another fantastic 2017! As with most of us, IT is a large part of our professional life, and VMware technologies have helped me get to where I am today. The VMware User Group is another huge part of that, and I am honored to be a part of this fantastic technology community.
Here are some of the fantastic events I am proud to say I presented at / participated in during 2017.
- February Minneapolis VMUG Meeting at Hennepin Technical College
- February North Central Wisconsin VMUG Meeting at Chippewa Valley Technical College
- April 2017 Minnesota State System-wide IT Conference
- May 2017 Minneapolis VMUG Meeting at Normandale Community College
- May 2017 North Central Wisconsin VMUG Meeting at Chippewa Valley Technical College (featuring a VMworld giveaway!)
- June 2017 Minneapolis VMUG UserCon (featuring another VMworld giveaway!)
- June 2017 Boston VMUG UserCon with EUC Explore
- June 2017 New York City VMUG EUC Explore
- July 2017 Minneapolis VMUG Meeting at Hennepin Technical College
- August 2017 North Central Wisconsin VMUG Meeting at Monk’s in Eau Claire, WI
- August 2017 at VMworld featuring
- EUC Champions Event
- VMworld Presentation with EUC Champions
- VMUG Leader Lunch
- VMUG Booth Duty
- September 2017 Minneapolis VMUG EUC Explore
- October 2017 – I decided to start “Blogtober: Tech Edition” and it was was a massive hit with 79 bloggers from 5 continents and 12 countries participating!
- November 2017 North Central Wisconsin VMUG Meeting at Chippewa Valley Technical College
- December 2017 Rochester, MN VMUG Meeting
- December 2017 Presented at the Minnesota Government IT Symposium; my first non-technical presentation ever. The subject was why IT engineers should hone their public speaking skills. I hope to share it at several VMUG UserCon’s in 2018.
- December 2017 VMUG Leader Summit in Palo Alto, CA
2018 is already shaping up to be a fantastic year, and I hope to see many of you once again! Happy New Year!