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Modernizing Campus-IT & Hands-on Labs with Microsoft Azure

By Vikas Dahiya posted 04-27-2022 09:14:16 AM


Modernizing Campus-IT & Hands-on Labs with Microsoft Azure

Schedule: 5th May, 12:30 PM EST

Higher education leaders everywhere are facing increasing challenges to ensure continuity of teaching and learning using their existing on-prem/physical infrastructure. Educational IT architects are unable to make data-informed decisions efficiently to improve student success and retention. All this, while making sure operations are secure, scalable, and cost-effective.

During this 1 hour round table discussion session, you will learn how Microsoft Azure Labs and tools have helped Seneca College address challenges in delivering modern education and impactful hands-on experiences to their students.

This live session will give you a better understanding of Azure for Labs with real-world experiences from our round table panelists from Seneca College, Microsoft EDU Leads, and EDU-IT experts from Spektra Systems.


  • 1 hour live discussion on challenges and advantages on Azure for Labs with practical experience from representatives of Seneca College
  • Discover how Seneca College effectively accelerated innovation, reduced risk, and modernized their campus-IT with the help of Azure
  • Learn about the inherent issues and complexities that are commonplace in higher education institutions
  • Identify common challenges across hardware and software aspects while delivering hands-on experiences to students as part of curriculum
  • Equip your students with on-demand hands-on skills needed for the future workforce


  • Learn how to migrate Campus-IT workload to the Azure Cloud while delivering digital safety and security to your students and faculties with expert insights from EDU leaders
  • Offer impactful hands-on experiences to students anywhere, anytime, and at any scale while reducing TCO
  • Offer Advanced technology courses and research scenarios with the power of Azure Platform with CloudLabs
  • Strategic approach towards a successful, non-disruptive Campus IT to cloud transformation with Azure

Who Should Attend:

  • IT Administrators/Architects in Higher Educational Institutes
  • Dean, Professors

Round Table Panellist:

Todd Julien
Senior Systems Admin at Seneca College

David T
Program Coordinator & Professor at Seneca College

Nancy Teodoro
Education Partner Lead at Microsoft Canada

Manesh Raveendran
CEO & Founder at Spektra Systems