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For Meeting of:
February 23, 2015
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Memorandum of Understanding between City of Orlando and Microsoft

Under this Agreement, Microsoft will partner with the City of Orlando by offering the following programs (at no charge to the City) that support City initiatives:

1. DigiGirlz Day, a technology program targeting middle and high school girls who attend FPR recreation centers and City partner organizations.  DigiGirlz is a full day event during which participants have the opportunity to learn about careers in technology, connect with Microsoft employees, and participate in hands-on computer and technology workshops.

2. Free access to Microsoft's BizSpark and DreamSpark Programs.  BizSpark assists early stage start-ups by providing free mentorship, guidance and technology/software resources, and DreamSpark Provides provides free developer and designer tools for students at schools and other academic institutions.  

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: No fiscal impact.

Recommended Action:
Authorizing the City of Orlando to sign the Memorandum of Understanding with Microsoft.

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Lisa Early
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 2/16/2015 11:08 AM
City Clerk 2/16/2015 12:06 PM

Name: Description: Type:
MOU_DIGITAL_ALLIANCE_Microsoft_Orlando_02-16-15_FINAL.docx MOU with Microsoft Backup Material

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