More Than 5,500 Microsoft Partners Will Gather in New Orleans Oct. 9-11, 2003

Next week Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT) will kick off its inaugural Worldwide Partner Conference, a three-day gathering of worldwide partners that will bring together the best of the Microsoft(R) Fusion and Microsoft Business Solutions Stampede events. More than 5,500 partners from around the world will meet with Microsoft’s top executives at the event. During the conference, partners will have access to the resources, training, in-depth knowledge and strategies that enhance their continued business success.