CONFERENCEAGENDA

Monday, March 26, 2018 - PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

8:30 - 9:00AM

Registration & Morning Refreshments

 

9:00AM

Full-day and morning half-day workshops start

Full Day - WS 101 -  Discover SharePoint and Office 365 - What do you have in there?
Full Day - WS 102 - Accelerate SharePoint Success: How to Best Plan, Manage and Control Migration Projects
Full Day - WS 103 - Information Architecture 101: How to Structure and Organize an Awesome Intranet with Amazing User Experiences
Full Day - WS 104 - Maximizing Office 365 Utilization
Full Day - WS 105 - SharePoint Automation Bootcamp
Full Day - WS 106 - SharePoint Online Development Options
Full Day - WS 107 - Everything You Wanted to Know About Power BI (But Were Afraid To Ask)
Morning  - WS 201 - Congratulations, you are our new SharePoint Online Admin!
Morning  - WS 202 - Getting Started with SharePoint Development
Morning  - WS 203 - Office 365 Feature Explosion: What should you be using?

Room 154ab, Paul Stork,  View Description

 
10:45 - 11:00AM

Coffee Break

 
12:30 - 1:30PM

Box Lunch

1:30PM

Full-day workshops resume and afternoon half-day workshops start

Afternoon  - WS 301 - Get Mobile with Azure NoSQL DB and Xamarin
Afternoon  - WS 302 - SharePoint Framework Jump Start
Afternoon  - WS 303 - Introduction to Building PowerApps for SharePoint Users
 
2:45 - 3:00PM

Afternoon Refreshment Break

 
05:00PM

Monday Workshops End

 

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS

8:30 - 9:00AM

Registration & Morning Refreshments

 

9:00AM

Full-day and morning half-day workshops start

Full Day - WS 401 - Becoming a Master Power User in SharePoint and Office 365
Full Day - WS 402 - Beyond SharePoint Deployment: How Can IT Inspire, Motivate And Drive Sustainable Adoption?
Full Day - WS 403 - Dashboards, in one day!
Full Day - WS 404 - Mastering the SharePoint Framework
Full Day - WS 405 - Collaborating and Publishing Securely, Inside and Externally
Full Day - WS 406 - Cowboys versus Ninjas: A user adoption and innovation games workshop
Morning - WS 501 - Deep Dive into Content Types
Morning  - WS 502 - A Beginner’s Guide to Client Side Development in SharePoint
Morning  - WS 503 - Get started with PowerApps and Flow
Morning  - WS 504 - Site Collection Administrator Boot Camp
 
10:45 - 11:00AM

Coffee Break

 
12:30 - 1:30PM

Box Lunch

1:30PM

Full-day workshops resume and afternoon half-day workshops start

Afternoon  - WS 601 - Mastering PowerShell for Office 365
Afternoon  - WS 602 - A Deeper Dive into Client Side Development in SharePoint
Afternoon  - WS 603 - The SharePoint Superhero: The SharePoint Business Analyst
Afternoon  - WS 604 - SharePoint Deployment Planning
 
2:45 - 3:00PM

Afternoon Refreshment Break

 
05:00PM

Tuesday Workshops End

 

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - CONFERENCE DAY ONE

 10px orange rectangle  All Levels   10px green circle 1 Introductory Level    10px blue square Intermediate Level      10px black diamond Advanced Level        10px dbd Expert Level
7:30 - 8:15AM

Registration & Morning Refreshments

8:15 - 8:30AM

Conference Introduction and Opening Remarks

8:30 - 9:30AM

Keynote: 

Speaker TDB, View Description

9:40 - 10:50AM

Session 1

ECM101 - Oh! The Places You will go in SharePoint

10px green circle 1 Room 145a, Liz Sundet, View Description

BI101 - Power BI - What's the Fuss All About

10px blue square Room 145b, John White, View Description

ADM101 - Building a Permission Architecture

10px orange rectangle Room 147a, Scott Brewster, View Description

DEV101 - Introducing the SharePoint Framework

10px green circle 1 Room 147b, Andrew Connell, View Description

OFF101 - I'm New to Office 365 - Help!

10px green circle 1 Room 149ab, Kim Frehe, View Description

WF101 - Workflows and Forms in Microsoft world - when to use what?

10px blue square Room 150a, Asif Rehmani, View Description

PWR101 - Essentials for the SharePoint Power User

10px green circle 1 Room 150b, Drew Madelung, View Description

SPT101 - Understanding Federal IT Compliance in Three Steps

10px green circle 1 Room 152a, Adam Levithan, View Description

BV101 - Increasing Project Efficiency using Microsoft Teams

10px green circle 1 Room 152b, Haniel Croitoru, View Description

OFF100 - The Office 365 Groups session you can take back to your colleagues

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Matt Wade, View Description

10:50 - 11:20AM

Expo Hall Opens & Coffee Break

11:20 - 12:30PM

Session 2

ECM102 - SharePoint Records Management: A Strategic Roadmap

10px orange rectangle Room 145a, Peter Serzo, View Description

BI102 - Operationalizing Power BI

10px orange rectangle Room 150b, Luc Labelle, View Description

ADM102 - Write Amazing PowerShell Scripts to Make Your Job as an Office 365 Administrator Easier

10px green circle 1 Room 147a, Doug Hemminger, View Description

DEV102 - Utilizing jQuery in SharePoint - Get More Done Faster

10px blue square Room 147b, Mark Rackley, View Description

OFF102 - Intranets In The Cloud: What You Need To Know

10px green circle 1 Room 149ab, Richard Harbridge, View Description

WF102 - Introduction to Microsoft Flow

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Daniel Glenn, View Description

PWR102 - PowerApps for SharePoint Users

10px green circle 1 Room 150b, Wes Preston, View Description

SRC102 - Search: Developing a solid Strategy (or how to figure out what to do)

Room 152a, Virgil Carroll, View Description

BV102 - SharePoint 2016 Feature Pack 2 and what’s next

10px blue square Room 152b, Mike Maadarani, View Description

AZR102 - From SharePoint to Office 365 Development : The path to your new playground

10px green circle 1 Room 154ab, Sébastien Levert, View Description

12:30 - 1:30PM

Lunch Break in Expo Hall 

1:30 - 2:40PM

Session 3

ECM103 - Build your customized intranet with Modern Communication Sites in Office 365

10px blue square Room 145a, David Feldman, View Description

BI103 - What you should know about Power BI to deliver an incredible BI solution for your organization

10px blue square Room 145b, Treb Gatte, View Description

ADM103 - Managing Data Recovery in SharePoint

10px blue square Room 147a, Brian Alderman, View Description

DEV103 - Leveraging AOP in SharePoint Custom Development

10px blue square Room 147b, Sean McDonough, View Description

OFF103 - eDiscovery and Compliance options for Protecting your intellectual property in Office 365

10px blue square Room 149ab, Stephanie Donahue, View Description

WF103 - Three Must-Have Workflows with Microsoft Flow

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Vlad Catrinescu, View Description

PWR103 - Power Up SharePoint with PowerApps

10px green circle 1 Room 150b, Bobby Chang, View Description

SRC103 - Building Search Driven Applications

10px black diamond Room 152a, Brian Caauwe, View Description

BV103 - Gathering requirements and building user consensus

10px blue square Room 152b, Sarah Haase, View Description

AZR103 - Introduction to AI and Cognitive Services for O365 Devs

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Prashant G Bhoyar, View Description

2:40 - 3:00PM

Afternoon Refreshment Break in Expo Hall

3:00 - 4:10PM

Session 4

ECM104 - Tips and Best Practices Modern Communication Sites

10px orange rectangle Room 145a, Susan Hanley, View Description

BI104 - Power BI – Shaping Your Data

10px blue square Room 145b, Peter Serzo, View Description

ADM104 - How to automate the SharePoint Provisioning

10px blue square Room 147a, Knut Relbe-Moe, View Description

DEV104 - An Introduction to the SharePoint Add-In (App) Model for Developers

10px blue square Room 147b, Rob Windsor, View Description

OFF104 - Developing and maintaining your Road map in Office 365

10px orange rectangle Room 149ab, Adam Ochs, View Description

WF104 - Approvals in Flow

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Scott Shearer, View Description

PWR104 - Classic to Modern - Reset your SharePoint knowledge

10px blue square Room 150b Benjamin Niaulin, View Description

SPT104 - Why US Federal, State and Local Struggle with Cloud Adoption

10px blue square Room 152a, Christian Buckley, View Description

BV104 - Case Study: Powerful, yet simple Automation of Business and Project Management Processes at Federal Agencies

10px blue square Room 152b, Shane Perry, View Description

AZR104 - Using Serverless Technology with Office 365 Development

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Fabian Williams, View Description

4:20 - 5:30PM

Session 5

ECM105 - Using Advanced Features for Document Management and Process Improvement

10px green circle 1 Room 145a, Tom Robbins, View Description

BI105 - Bridge the cloud divide with hybrid business intelligence

10px blue square Room 145b, Jason Himmelstein & John White, View Description

ADM105 - Protecting your Content: Demystifying Data Loss Prevention (DLP) in SharePoint

10px black diamond Room 147a, Paul Stork, View Description

DEV105 - React for the SharePoint Developer

10px blue square Room 147b, Ryan Schouten, View Description

OFF105 - SharePoint Online - Updating your classic team site to use new Office 365 features

10px blue square Room 149ab, Amit Vasu, View Description

WF105 - Business Process Automation with PowerApps and Flow

10px blue square Room 150a, William Huneycutt, View Description

PWR105 - Practical Tips to Build Effective Hub Sites and Communication Sites

10px blue square Room 150b, Kanwal Khipple, View Description

SPT105 - SharePoint Red Team Blue Team

10px blue square Room 152a, Liam Cleary, View Description

BV105 - Drive Digital Transformation with Microsoft Business Applications

10px green circle 1 Room 152b, Luc Labelle, View Description

AZR105 - Publishing Office 365 Websites to External Users with Azure

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Peter Carson, View Description

5:30 - 7:00PM

Networking Cocktail Reception, Ask The Experts, Exhibits

 

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - CONFERENCE DAY TWO

 10px orange rectangle  All Levels   10px green circle 1 Introductory Level    10px blue square Intermediate Level      10px black diamond Advanced Level        10px dbd Expert Level
8:00 - 9:00AM

Registration & Morning Refreshments

9:00 - 10:10AM

Keynote & Conference Updates

Speaker TBDView Description

10:10 - 10:30AM

Expo Hall Opens & Coffee Break

10:30 - 11:40AM

Session 1

ECM201 - Sharing is Caring? File Sharing Overview in Office 365

10px green circle 1 Room 145a, Bobby Chang, View Description

BI201 - Business Intelligence Using SharePoint and Power BI

10px green circle 1 Room 145b, Daniel Glenn, View Description

ADM201 - Optimizing OneDrive for the Enterprise

10px blue square Room 147a, Charles Pluta, View Description

DEV201 - Converting your existing JavaScript solutions to the SharePoint Framework

10px blue square Room 147b, Mark Rackley, View Description

OFF201 - Getting the best use out of all Office 365 applications

10px green circle 1 Room 149ab, Asif Rehmani, View Description

WF201 - SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflows - An Introduction

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Scott Shearer, View Description

PWR201 - Introduction to Office 365 Groups

10px green circle 1 Room 150b, Drew Madelung, View Description

SRC201 - SharePoint’s Swiss Army Knife: The Content Search Web Part

10px green circle 1 Room 152a, Sean McDonough, View Description

BV201- Stories of Success: Real-World Solutions Built Across Office 365 , SharePoint and Azure

10px blue square Room 152b, Matthew J. Bailey, View Description

AZR201 - Getting Started with Microsoft Graph APIs

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Prashant G Bhoyar, View Description

 
11:40 - 1:10PM

Extended Lunch Break - Expo Hall

12:40 - 1:10PM

Solution Showcases

SOL 01 - SPorganizer – A New Revolution in SharePoint Management

Room 145a, DocAuto, View Description

SOL 02 - No-Fail Strategies: The Role of Accessibility & Usability on Your Website

Room 145b, Protiviti, View Description

SOL 03 - Groups and Teams Governance Made Easy with AvePoint

Room 147a, AvePoint, View Description

SOL 04 - Learn from customers: how the Nintex platform can be used together to build rich business processes with great user experiences

Room 147b,NintexView Description

SOL 05- Innovation in Motion – Adapting to a Changing Digital Climate

Room 149ab, DocPointView Description

SOL 06 - Watch a Non-Technical User Create Smart Forms in Minutes

Room 150a, KWizComView Description

SOL 07- Title TBD

Room 150b, Speaker TBDView Description

SOL 08 - Title TBD

Room 152a, Speaker TBDView Description

1:20- 2:30PM

Session 2

ECM202 - What are SharePoint Hub Sites and how should they be implemented?

10px green circle 1 Room 145a, Drew Madelung, View Description

BI202 - What's new for the BI workload in SharePoint 2016 and SQL Server 2017

10px black diamond Room 145b, John White, View Description

ADM202 - SharePoint Server 2016 migration in the real world

10px black diamond Room 147a, Jason Himmelstein, View Description

DEV202 - Everything you need to know about the Microsoft Graph as a SharePoint Developer

10px black diamond Room 147b, Sébastien Levert, View Description

OFF202 - Office 365 Groups - The Ultimate Guide

10px blue square Room 149ab, Benjamin Niaulin, View Description

WF202 -Microsoft Forms - A New App for your Business Process Toolbox

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Haniel CroitoruView Description

PWR202 - Client-Side Rendering (CSR) for SharePoint: from Intro to Practical Application

10px blue square Room 150b, Wes Preston, View Description

SRC202 - Search: 120 days after launch and beyond (monitoring & maintaining)

10px blue square Room 152a, Virgil Carroll, View Description

BV202- Integrating Bots into your Digital Workplace Strategy

10px green circle 1 Room 152b, Kanwal Khipple, View Description

SPT202 - Enhancing SharePoint with Azure Cognitive Services

10px blue square Room 154ab, Liam ClearyView Description

2:40 - 3:50PM

Session 3

ECM203 - Bring on the value! Simple tips to improve your intranet content

10px blue square Room 145a, Susan Hanley, View Description

BI203 - Five key trends in Business Intelligence and how they will impact your organization

10px blue square Room 145b, Treb Gatte, View Description

ADM203 - Advanced PowerShell for Office 365

10px black diamond Room 147a, Vlad Catrinescu, View Description

DEV203 - Advanced React

10px black diamond Room 147b, Ryan SchoutenView Description

OFF203 - How to Develop Your Office 365 Information Governance Strategy in 4 Steps

10px blue square Room 149ab, Dux Raymond Sy, View Description

WF203 - SharePoint Workflow for Cross-Site data, web services, and Flow

10px black diamond Room 150a, Richard Toland, View Description

PWR203 - Use Your On-premises Data with PowerApps, Power BI, and Microsoft Flow

10px blue square Room 150b, Daniel Glenn, View Description

SRC203 - SharePoint Doesn't Suck, Your Search Sucks. Improving The SharePoint Search Experience

10px black diamond Room 152a, Kim Frehe, View Description

BV203 - Better Together: Agile/Scrum and using Microsoft Teams

10px blue square Room 152b, Liz Sundet, View Description

AZR203 - Build Scalable Mobile Data Driven Application with Xamarin and NoSQL Cosmos Db

10px blue square Room 154ab, Fabian Williams, View Description

 
3:50- 4:20PM

Expo Hall and Special Prize Giveaway

4:20 - 5:30PM

Session 4

ECM204 - OneDrive for Business - Hub for Modern collaboration

10px blue square Room 145a, Amit Vasu, View Description

BI204 - How To Use Google Analytics With Power BI to Get Usage Statistics from an Intranet

10px blue square Room 145b, Knut Relbe-Moe, View Description

ADM204 - Integrating Office Online with SharePoint

10px black diamond Room 147a, Brian Alderman, View Description

DEV204 - Be a SPFx Ninja: with these Performance, Debugging, Logging and Telemetry Tricks!

10px black diamond Room 147b, Andrew Connell, View Description

OFF204 - Groups, and Teams and Sites Oh My!- The Ultimate Office 365 Groups Teardown

10px blue square Room 149ab, John Peluso, View Description

ECM205 - Managing Modern Team Sites, Communication Sites, and Office 365 Groups

10px orange rectangle Room 150a, Peter Carson, View Description

PWR204 - When cookie-cutter user adoption doesn't cut it

10px black diamond Room 150b, Sarah Haase, View Description

SPT204 - The History of Content Security: Take 2

10px blue square Room 152a, Adam Levithan, View Description

BV204 - Implementing SharePoint: Failure to Plan is Planning to Fail

10px blue square Room 152b, Paul Stork, View Description

AZR204 - Microsoft Graph and SharePoint Framework under steroids with Azure functions

10px green circle 1 Room 154ab, Vincent Biret, View Description

Friday, March 30, 2018 - CONFERENCE DAY THREE

 10px orange rectangle  All Levels   10px green circle 1 Introductory Level    10px blue square Intermediate Level      10px black diamond Advanced Level        10px dbd Expert Level
8:00 - 9:00AM

Registration & Morning Refreshments

9:00 - 10:10AM

Session 1

ECM301 - Make your Intranet go from Good to Great

10px blue square Room 145a, Liz Sundet, View Description

BI301 - Power BI Report Server: Self-Service BI and Enterprise Reporting On-Premises

10px blue square Room 145b, Treb Gatte, View Description

ADM301 - Security and Compliance within Office 365

10px blue square Room 147a, Liam Cleary, View Description

WF300 - Flow & Beyond

Room 147b, Terry Simpson, View Description

OFF301 - Tackling Adoption Like A Service With Office 365

10px green circle 1 Room 149ab, Richard Harbridge, View Description

WF301 - Real World Use Cases for PowerApps and Flow

10px green circle 1 Room 150a, Stephanie Donahue, View Description

PWR301 - From SharePoint to PowerApps: Evolution of the ‘Intake Form’ Solution

10px green circle 1 Room 150b, Wes Preston, View Description

ECM300 - Why You Need  Intelligent Metadata  and Auto-classification in Records Management

10px blue square Room 152a, Robert Piddocke, View Description

BV301 - What do YOU get from SharePoint Hybrid?

10px green circle 1 Room 152b, Vlad Catrinescu, View Description

AZR301 - Building Your First App with the Microsoft Graph (Office 365 APIs)

10px blue square Room 154ab, Rob Windsor, View Description

 
10:10 - 10:40AM

Expo Hall Opens and Coffee Break 

10:40 - 11:50AM

Session 2

ECM302 - Cross-site Publishing, the most powerful underutilized SharePoint feature

10px blue square Room 145a, Brian Alderman, View Description

BI302 - Business Intelligence - Does SharePoint Matter Anymore?

10px blue square Room 145b, John White, View Description

ADM302 - Branding and organizing your SharePoint sites in Office 365

10px blue square Room 147a, Benjamin Niaulin,  View Description

DEV302 - Is it possible to do devops with the SharePoint framework ?

10px blue square Room 147b, Vincent Biret, View Description

OFF302 - Microsoft Teams, Office 365 Groups, SharePoint, Yammer...What Should I Use, and When?

10px blue square Room 149ab, Dux Raymond Sy, View Description

WF302 - Using Logic Apps to Automate Your Processes

10px blue square Room 150a, Ryan Schouten, View Description

PWR302 - Reclaiming SharePoint: How to reel in an overgrown implementation

10px black diamond Room 150b, Sarah Haase, View Description

SRC302- Search: Making it useful and look really good

10px blue square Room 152a, Virgil Carroll, View Description

BV302 - Transform your company's communication with Microsoft Teams

10px blue square Room 152b, Adam Ochs, View Description

AZR302 - Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) for Office 365 Developers

10px orange rectangle Room 154ab, Prashant G Bhoyar, View Description

11:50 - 1:00PM

Lunch Break - Expo Hall & Sponsor Prize Giveaways

1:00 - 2:10PM

Session 3

ECM303 - Content Type Syndication: Understanding Content Types, Scope, and Deployment

10px green circle 1 Room 145a, Tom Robbins, View Description

BI303 - How to utilize SSRS in 2018

10px blue square Room 145b, Peter Serzo, View Description

ADM303 - Surviving identity management with SharePoint

10px black diamond Room 147a, Charles Pluta, View Description

DEV303 - SharePoint Framework (SPFx) or Custom Action, what's the difference and how do I know when use each?

10px dbd Room 147b, Richard Toland, View Description

OFF303 - How to effectively administer Office 365 Groups in your organization

10px black diamond Room 149ab, Drew Madelung, View Description

WF303 - Advanced SharePoint Designer 2013 Workflows

10px blue square Room 150a, Scott Shearer, View Description

PWR303 - Learn what's new and coming with Office 365 Business Apps (SharePoint, PowerApps, Flow, Forms)

10px orange rectangle Room 150b, Chris McNulty, View Description

SRC303 - Delivering a World Class Search Experience

10px black diamond Room 152a, Mark Rackley, View Description

BV303 - Top 20 Productivity Tips for Microsoft Office and Office 365

10px orange rectangle Room 152b, Christian Buckley, View Description

AZR303 - The Bot Framework and the Microsoft Graph : Join the revolution

10px blue square Room 154ab, Sébastien Levert, View Description

 
2:20 - 3:30PM

Session 4

Session 304 - Title TBD

Room 145a, Speaker TBD

Session 304 - Title TBD

Room 145b, Speaker TBD

ADM304 - “Caching-In” for SharePoint Performance

10px black diamond Room 147a, Sean McDonough, View Description

DEV304 - TypeScript for SharePoint Developers

10px blue square Room 147b, Rob Windsor, View Description

OFF304 - Pre-Implementation Planning for Microsoft Teams User Adoption and Governance

10px green circle 1 Room 149ab, Melissa Hubbard, View Description

WF304 - Business Process Automation: Advanced Workflow Solutions

10px blue square Room 150a, William Huneycutt, View Description

ADM 305 - What it’s REALLY like migrating to SharePoint Online

10px black diamond Room 150b, Matt Wade, View Description

Session 304 - Title TBD

Room 152a, Speaker TBD

BV304 - Reimagine the way work gets done

10px orange rectangle Room 152b, Michelle Caldwell, View Description

AZR304 - Work Smarter not Harder with Flow and Cognitive Services

10px green circle 1 Room 154ab, Fabian Williams, View Description

3:40 - 4:30PM

Microsoft AMA - Ask Microsoft Anything