Microsoft is attending to create all of its internal and external events digital-only till July 2021 thanks to the continued coronavirus pandemic.
The code maker had already disclosed Build 2020, thanks to being command in point of entry in might, would rework into a digital event. This digital-only focus is currently extending to many more events over consecutive years.
“In light of the challenges presented by COVID-19, Microsoft has been closely monitoring the developing global situation and re-assessing the overall company-wide in-person event strategy,”Email sent to MVPs
“As a company, Microsoft has made the decision to transition all external and internal events to a digital-first experience through July 2021.”Email to MVPs
The above explains that the following event will now be conducted online
- IGNITE 2020
- Build 2020
- Computex 2020,
- CES 2021
- Build 2021
Microsoft will now be relying on its own digital team to allow the company to hold events like Build 2020 remotely while the majority of employees are still sitting at home.