(Release from Microsoft)

Come meet the Microsoft team and their partners who will share their experiences on how they’ve used technology, the benefits they’ve seen as a result and how can technology help to address some of the challenges facing young people today.

You will have the opportunity to ask about their experience with technology, what they’ve learned from their working experiences and ask them any questions you have, with:


·         Clair Deevy – Citizenship Lead Asia Pacific, Microsoft Asia Pacific

·         Imran Vilcassim-Country Manager Microsoft Sri Lanka

·         Isura Silva – Manager, Sarvodaya-Fusion   

·         Melick Baranasooriya – SharePoint Engineer, Pyxel, Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), and ex-Microsoft Student Ambassador


Details of the YouthSpark ‘Ask Me Anything’ session are as follows:

Date       :    Wednesday, 13 November 2013

Time      :    1.00 pm – 2.30 pm (Sri Lanka time)

For those attending the 9th Commonwealth Youth Forum, seats are available on a first come, first serve basis at:

Side event  room

International Convention Center, Hambantota, Sri Lanka


For our international attendees, please join-in live via video conference using this link:



For any questions and further information, please contact Janakie Karunaratne at a-janakk@microsoft.com