Bill Gates is likely to deliver the biggest local tech news at Microsoft’s hardware conference, where he’s the keynote speaker Tuesday. He’s expected to finally announce the broad test versions of Windows Vista and Office 2007.
Simultaneously, the Association for Computing Machinery’s Special Interest Group on Algorithms and Computation Theory is hosting a symposium on the theory of computing at the Red Lion hotel in Seattle today and Tuesday.
Looking for cash? WSA’s 13th annual investment forum is Thursday in Seattle.
Thursday night, the Seattle Alliance of Technology and Women are co-hosting a networking and tools showcase at the Mercer Island Community Center from 6-8:30 p.m. Software tools and applications will be presented by companies including Microsoft’s Groove unit, Telelogic/Focalpoint, Global Market Insights, Orasi Software, Feature Plan/Ryma Tech and eProject. Co-sponsoring the event is the Seattle Product Management Consortium.