OFF105 - Convert your Classic SharePoint Team Site to Use New Office 365 Features

Amit Vasu  MVP

Microsoft has been adding a lot of new features to Office 365. This session will cover how to leverage these new features with existing Classic Team Sites.

In this session, we will cover how to add modern home pages and news to your classic team sites. This session will go into details on how you can convert your Classic team site to Group connected SP site and take advantage of existing services like Microsoft Teams and Planner.

This session will also cover things to consider when migrating on-premises SharePoint sites to SharePoint online.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF101 - Getting the best use out of all Office 365 applications

Asif Rehmani  MVP

There's so much that Office 365 has to offer small to large organizations. However, the current reality is that most organizations are only using about 20% of the available capabilities. Why not understand the Entire value of the suite of Office 365 applications so your users can take full advantage of what you are already paying for!?

Come to this session and we'll go over the entire stack of Office 365 applications. Not just what each of them do, but also the sample business use cases for each of them as well.

Level: Introductory and overview   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF102 - I moved to Office 365, now what?

Benjamin Niaulin  MVP, RD, MCT

Moving to Office 365 is the first step in the journey to changing your organization. Some call it a Digital Transformation, fact is, you need to rethink how things are done with the help of technology today.

In this session we'll look at how to go beyond the migration and help you leverage the most of your Office 365 subscriptions. It's not just SharePoint that needs to go from Classic to Modern, but our IT department and how we use technology in our organization as well.

• Learn to go beyond Exchange Online and SharePoint Online
• Understand what you have and how it fits together

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF303 - From Classic to Modern - Adopting Office 365 beyond SharePoint

Benjamin Niaulin  MVP, RD, MCT

What's the difference between Classic SharePoint and Modern SharePoint? And that's just the first step towards a larger thing that is Office 365 and its Modern Workplace.

How do you go from Top Down to Flat in your hierarchy, to enable Microsoft Teams and Office 365 Groups alongside your Team Sites.

This session is perfect if you're currently on Office 365 or about to migrate, but still using Classic SharePoint with standalone sites with many sub sites.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF302 - Unpacking Office 365 File Sharing and Controls

Bobby Chang  MVP, PMP

Office 365 enables ease of content sharing with people in and out of your organization. This session will breakdown the different ways you could securely share files in SharePoint Online or OneDrive for Business with colleagues, partners, or clients. See how the sharing feature provides the convenience for your end users and removes collaboration barriers.

On the flip side, convenience could come at a price, without proper planning. Know the challenges that your organization could face with the ease of sharing in your environment. This session will uncover security controls and data governance options available to Office 365 administrators and compliance officers.

Level: Introductory and overview   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF301 - Practical steps for migrating shares to Office 365

Daniel Glenn  MVP
Vlad Catrinescu  MVP, MCT

If you still have shares and want to move them to Office 365, you are not alone! Organizations want to take advantage of all the benefits Office 365 has to offer, but where do you begin? Can you just "lift and shift" and be done with it?

In this session, you will learn how you can effectively analyze and migrate your shares to Office 365. We will show how to navigate the common issues with share migrations, how to discover business processes dependent on shares, and get you started on the migration journey.

Join Microsoft MVPs Vlad Catrinescu and Daniel Glenn in this session inspired by real-world use cases to learn how to successfully migrate your shares to the cloud and get the most out of your Office 365 deployment.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF304 - Develop Your Office 365 Information Governance Strategy in 4 Steps

Dux Raymond Sy  MVP, RD

So you’ve made the decision to move to Office 365 – now how do you ensure your critical business information is secure in the cloud?

In this interactive session, you will learn how to reduce risk and ensure your users do the right thing by employing industry best practices for information governance, risk, and compliance. We’ll also explain how recent enhancements from Microsoft – including Advance Data Governance and Azure Information Protection – as well as other related technologies can help.

This session will empower you to implement proven tactics to ensure your Microsoft Cloud investment meets business needs while protecting your most sensitive data.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: On-Prem & Cloud

OFF202 - The Office 365 Mobile workplace - Putting your office in your Pocket

Haniel Croitoru  MVP

Ubiquitous connectivity and a surge in personal mobile device proliferation have given users the ability to work from almost anywhere, anytime. The era of the 9-to-5 job is effectively over. With an increasing number of companies adopting work from home policies, there is an unwritten expectation for users to remain connected and productive even outside of their core business hours.

Join me for an interactive, demo-rich presentation of the various mobile apps available to you in Office 365 and how they enable you to carry your office in your pocket. The presentation will also cover elements of your Office 365 tenant administration straight from your mobile device.

Level: Introductory and overview   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF204 - App Modernization - What you need to know before planning a migration to Office 365

Oliver Wirkus  MVP, MCT

Office 365 is an ongoing success story for Microsoft, and many organizations are moving their on-premises environments and solutions to Office 365 and SharePoint Online. Migration is not just moving content (like documents) to Office 365. Many organizations are using established (custom) Line-of-Business applications, which can't be migrated to the cloud without being redesigned.

This session provides best-practices and recommendations on how to best migrate existing LOB applications to Office 365.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: On-Prem & Cloud

OFF103 - Microsoft Stream and You

Ryan Schouten  MCT, MVP

What is the best way to be able to share your video content with your organization? Microsoft Stream allows us to simply and securely share these videos. These videos also become discoverable and easy to consume through the Machine Learning that is built in to the platform.

Come learn the features that will help your organization adopt Microsoft Stream.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF104 - Enable Secure External Sharing for the Office 365 Administrator

Vlad Catrinescu  MVP, MCT

Does the idea of your users sharing content externally keep you up at night? Join Vlad Catrinescu in this demo-filled session to learn what security controls Office 365 and SharePoint Online offer in order to enable users to securely share content in SharePoint Online.

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud

OFF203 - Five PowerShell reports every Office 365 admin needs to have

Vlad Catrinescu  MVP, MCT

PowerShell not only gives administrators access to all of the settings in Office 365, it makes it easy to connect to multiple services and gather information to create useful reports.

In this session, we look at five reports every Office 365 administrator needs to have in their toolbox!

Level: Intermediate   -    Platform: Cloud