Windows 8: What it Really Means

The South Yorkshire Branch would like to thank The Training Foundry for generously sponsoring this event.

Thursday 8 December 2011, 5.30pm - 7.30pm

Stoddart Building, Sheffield Hallam University, Howard Street, Sheffield, S1 1WB

Mike Halsey


As we approach 2012 and the launch of Microsoft’s radical new operating system, Mike Halsey MVP, author of the forthcoming Windows 8 Step by Step and Troubleshooting Windows 8 Inside Out, will talk about what Microsoft have presented so far, their motives for making such radical changes, and looks towards the significant additions promised for the beta. Followed by a Q&A.


Mike Halsey is a Microsoft MVP (Most Valuable Professional) and the author of two books on Windows 7 including the best-selling “Troubleshooting Windows 7 Inside Out” from Microsoft Press. He has many years experience in PC support and has worked with every scenario from micro-businesses and individuals in their homes to major multi-nationals.