TechEd North America Daily Highlights, Day 4

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It's the final day of TechEd North America 2013, and we're excited for the TechEd Closing Party at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome! Meanwhile, this is your final day of sessions and last chance to take advantage of networking and learning opportunities onsite here at TechEd. Remember, session presentations are available year round via the Content Catalog, where you can view sessions you've missed on-demand.

Airport Shuttle Service runs today, Noon – 6:00pm. Make your reservations at the Airport Shuttle Reservations Desk, 8:00am – 5:00pm in Hall E Lobby.

Bag Check: 7:00am – 6:00pm, Hall F
Complimentary bag check is available again today to store luggage. No laptops please. We advise you to leave personal or valuable items in your hotel during the conference.

Conference Store, Bookstore and Microsoft Retail Store: 9:30am – 3:00pm, Hall D
Get your shopping done today before the stores close at 3:00pm!

Ship Materials Home: 9:00am – 6:00pm, UPS Store, Hall F Lobby
Remember, you can ship materials you've acquired during the conference back to your home or office at the UPS Store in Hall F Lobby, open 9:00am – 6:00pm.

Hands-on Labs: 7:00am – 3:00pm, Hall B2
Last chance to visit the HOLs, closing at 3:00pm today. Check the Content Catalog for lab titles and descriptions.

Microsoft Certification Testing Center:  9:30am – 3:00pm, Rooms 347-351
Don't miss your chance to take Certification exams at 50% off the regular exam price! Certification Testing Center closes at 3:00pm today.

TechExpo: 11:00am – 3:00pm, Halls CDEF
The TechExpo: Partner Solutions and Microsoft Solutions Experience closes today at 3:00pm. Take advantage of this last chance to meet with Microsoft product teams, TechEd Sponsors and Exhibitors!

Speaker Idol Finals: 12:15 – 12:45pm, Digital Wall
Join hosts Richard Campbell and Carl Franklin and find out who'll win this year's Speaker Idol and earn a speaking slot at TechEd 2014! 

TechEd Closing Party:  7:30pm – Midnight, Mercedes-Benz Superdome
Get ready for an amazing night as TechEd takes over the Superdome for this year's Closing Party! The wristband you received at Registration is your ticket to the party (not your attendee badge), so don't forget to detach the wristband from your party flyer, and wear it for entry. If you lose your wristband, fees will apply to replace it (visit Registration prior to 6:00pm). No guest passes or replacements can be sold at the party.

Transportation: Shuttle service is provided between all TechEd hotels and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, 7:15pm – 12:00 Midnight. The last bus will depart the party at 12:15am.

Airport Shuttle Service: Noon – 6:00pm, Reservations Desk 8:00am – 5:00pm
Airport shuttle service is available today, 12:00 Noon – 6:00pm, with reservations required. Visit the Airport Transportation Reservations Desk at the Information Center in the Hall E Lobby today, 8:00am – 5:00pm to make a reservation.

Bookstore Signings: Bookstore, Hall D
Today's book signing schedule features Mark Russinovich at 12:00 Noon and Pete Brown at 12:30pm. Pick up books by these distinguished speakers and have them signed by the authors! Check the schedule in the Bookstore for details.


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    Looks like a bunch of people didn't get wrist bands in their backpacks.

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