While not specifically gadget-related, this is good news for Toronto. Microsoft today announced that it will hold its 2012 Worldwide Partner Conference in Toronto from July 9 to July 13.
“Microsoft Corporation’s annual Worldwide Partner Conference attracts more than 15,000 delegates,” said Eric Gales, General Manager, Microsoft Canada. “The four-day event celebrates the accomplishments of the company’s 640,000 global technology partners. Microsoft Canada is thrilled that next year’s event will be hosted in the city of Toronto and excited by the opportunity for the city to showcase its diverse culture, entertainment, and world-renowned hospitality.”
The event is expected to attract some 15,000 people from technology companies established in 130 countries.