Speaking and Events

I enjoy attending & help run events along with public speaking & virtual meetups. Here is a brief summary of events I’ve help run, speak at and attended.

Feel free to reach out to me if you would like me to speak at an event, meetup etc.


Azure Spring Clean

What was Azure Spring Clean?


The idea of this event is to promote well managed Azure tenants. To achieve this, we have over twnety community driven articles that highlight best-practises, lessons learned, and help with some of the more difficult topics of Azure Management.

I helped to run this online event with Joe Carlyle – @wedoazure


Azure Advent Calendar


Blog Post:- https://thomasthornton.cloud/2019/12/10/azure-virtual-machine-and-associated-storage-cost-saving-tips/
Youtube:- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCJL9wCcmeMBbah4J0uOWIPg

Belfast Azure User Group – Summer 2019

Blog Post:- https://thomasthornton.cloud/2019/08/22/azure-monitor-taking-the-logging-and-alerting-deployment-from-arm-to-powershell/

Belfast Azure User Group – Summer 2019

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019, 6:00 PM

ormeau baths
18 Ormeau avenue Belfast, GB

60 Members Went

Hi everyone, Some more details about the Azure event on Wednesday night…we’ve three great talks lined up. We’ll hear from Andrew Fletcher on his work with Azure Machine Learning, Tom Thornton on Azure Monitor, and Giulio Vian on using Terraform and Powershell with Azure. I’m really looking forward to hearing from them and I’m sure you are too. I’…

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Events Attended:-

  • Microsoft Ignite 2019
  • Microsoft Ignite UK Tour 2019
  • Microsoft Future Decoded 2019
  • Microsoft Future Decoded 2018