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UK Citrix User Group Spring 2019 meeting

Eventbrite - UK Citrix User Group Spring 2019 Meeting


Wednesday 20th March 2019
09.30am to 5.30pm (followed by drinks reception until 7pm)


Renaissance Manchester City Centre Hotel
Blackfriars Street
M3 2EQ


Manchester Piccadilly4.8km
Manchester Victoria station 1.6km
Market Street Tram 1km


Venue hotel ~£130 per night
Premier Inn ~£60 per night (3 min walk)
Travelodge ~£50 per night (2 min walk)


09.30 Registration opens. Coffee and pastries

10:00 News  – UKCUG

10:30 GSLB – nothing to be afraid of (Jake Walsh – CTA session)

11.00 My four week challenge – Charlotte Beijer (World’s youngest Citrix Certified Administrator)

11.15 Coffee break

11.45 More to the eye than VDI withControl up – Lindell Harry & Rob Ellis Sponsor session

12.00 How to implement a Duress Code on Citrix ADC – Steven Wright (Citrix session)

12:30 Windows Virtual Desktop and Citrix DaaS – what’s the latest? James Rankin (CTP Session)

13:15 Lunch

14:00 Citrix SD-WAN in a Microsoft World (Al Taylor – Community session)

14:45 Dissecting Logons – Guy Leech (CTA session)

15:30 Coffee Break

16:00 Introduction to Citrix ADM – Terry Hooper (Citrix session)

16:45 Round Table.  Bring your issues, questions and opinions for our lively discussion slot

17:15 Wrap up & feedback forms & prize draw

17:30 Networking Drinks

19:00 Carriages

Join online

If you can’t make it to Manchester, we try and broadcast our meetings online via GotoWebinar. You will need to register here. We can’t guarantee great audio or visuals, as they a dependent on A/V facilities in the venue and reliable internet connections but we’ll do our best. We’ll monitor the questions feed so you can ask presenters questions during each session. The best experience will also be from being in the room.

Submit your session idea

Have a good topic, project or case study you’d think would be of interest to others? Submit your session idea for consideration for a future meeting


Our meeting are free to attend thank you to our generous sponsors. You’ll be able to speak to most of them in the exhibitor lounge at the meeting.

Eventbrite - UK Citrix User Group Spring 2019 Meeting

Manchester Meeting, February 12th

After our successful visit to Manchester last year we’re back again – this time with “added value” from content provided by the Virtual Machine User Group (not to be confused with similarly sounding VMUG organisations!)


Venue is the:

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel
Manchester – Piccadilly
One Piccadilly Place,
1 Auburn St.,
M1 3DG

 Hilton hotel Manchester

Registration opens at 9am, and the first session starts at 10am.

UK CUG sessions

10.00-10.50  Citrix Cloud Gateway – Citrix
11.00-11.50 Netscaler VPX – Neil Spellings
13.00-13.50  Project Virtual Reality Check – Impact of AntiVirus on VDI
14.00-14.50  XenApp back to basics – Neil Burton
15.15-16.05  Is VDI Doomed? – Chris Marks
16.15-17.05 VMware or Citrix – who best “gets” delivering apps to devices? – Panel Discussion

See the official VMUG event website for more sessions from VMWare and Microsoft, and where you can also register to attend.