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Search Track

Wednesday, September 22nd 2021, 9:40 am

  • Kanwal Khipple

    Microsoft MVP

SRC101 - Introduction to Microsoft Search

Microsoft Search is looking to bring the search experiences across all Microsoft 365 services together into a single unified experience. Attend this session to learn how the experience impacts your users, how you can configure it as well as scenarios where you should customize it.

Wednesday, September 22nd 2021, 11:20 am

  • Virgil Carroll

    Microsoft MCT

SRC102 - There's a search for that: Understanding your options to improve your search strategy

Search, search, search and more search. For every search scenario, there is a search application, whether you are on-premise or Office 365. Join Virgil Carroll as he breaks down the latest updates to the various search applications that are available and help you navigate through the opportunities and challenges of each. In the end, you should have a better understanding of your options and be able to make a more informed decision.

Wednesday, September 22nd 2021, 3:00 pm

  • Ryan Schouten

    Microsoft MVP, MCT

SRC104 - Searching non Office 365 content in Office 365

Search in Office 365 is currently limited to content that is stored natively in its tools, how can you add in your own business content to the search index? In this discussion we will discuss the options for getting your content into the search system in Office 365. We will cover hybrid scenarios and how to best leverage them in addition to some other strategies that will help get your content ready for Microsoft Search.

Thursday, September 23rd 2021, 1:20 pm

  • Virgil Carroll

    Microsoft MCT

SRC202 - Microsoft Search: Ready or not, here AI comes

Whether we are ready for it or not, artificial intelligence playing a role in our world is here to stay. Where AI is being implemented throughout the Office 365 ecosystem, it is no place more important than the new Microsoft Search technologies. Join Virgil as he explores the new AI functionality in Microsoft Search, help you understand what AI really means and talk real world practical applications inside your own search scenarios.

Thursday, September 23rd 2021, 4:20 pm

  • S√©bastien Levert

    Microsoft MVP

SRC204 - Building Tailored Search Experiences in Modern SharePoint

Modern SharePoint offers great capabilities to customize what and how your users should see the content of their portal. With the growth of Hub sites, content aggregation becomes a must in a flat information architecture. In this session, we'll look at how we can build engaging experiences using Microsoft Search and how it can be personalized to the user to ensure a relevant discovery of the corporate knowledge.

Friday, September 24th 2021, 9:00 am

  • Virgil Carroll

    Microsoft MCT

SRC301 - Customize your end user experience in Microsoft Search

Where Microsoft Search (and modern search) has been around for a couple of years, the end user experience has been reliant on the out of the box experience, with no ability to customize the interface or control the results. In this session, we will take a look at the new customization features in Microsoft search and discuss implementation methods and best practices in taking your search user experience to the next level

Friday, September 24th 2021, 10:40 am

  • Mike Maadarani


SRC302 - SharePoint 2016 Search

In this session, we will review what's new in SharePoint 2016 Search, and how does a hybrid search work. Together, we will create a Hybrid Search Environment and explain some tips to avoid any implementation headaches. During the session, we will cover the following topics: 1. Overview of the new SharePoint Search API 2. Differences between Hybrid Search and Federated Search 3. Setting a Hybrid search between O365 and On-premise