Microsoft has organized an Open Day for all MVP the South Asia MVP. The MVP Open Day is a three day invitation-only event that is hosted at MSIDC. The event will feature a roster of keynotes and deep dive technical sessions delivered by experts from the product group. Microsoft India Development Center (MSIDC) is one of Microsoft’s largest development centers outside the headquarters in Redmond. The MVP Open Day is an exclusive event for Asia Pacific & Greater China MVPs.
MVP is exceptional technical community leader. Microsoft MVP site further explains MVP as “At Microsoft, we believe that by participating in technical communities, MVPs enhance people’s lives and the industry’s success. Your participation in these communities promotes the free and objective exchange of knowledge.” MS FAQ site also defined MVP as “The Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award is an annual award given to outstanding members of Microsoft’s technical communities based on contributions made during the previous 12 months to offline and online Microsoft-related technical communities.”
I will be at Hyderabad IDC for next 4 days. I will be staying an extra day on Jan 24, 2010. If you are in Hyderabad do let me know and we can meet for sometime and talk about how we can help SQL Server Community go to next level.
Reference: Pinal Dave (http://blog.SQLAuthority.com)