Chicago, IL

Wednesday, September 28th 2022, 9:50 am

  • Haniel Croitoru

    Microsoft MVP

PLT101 - Optimize your Power Platform governance using the Power Platform Center of Excellence

For many business and technology users, the word "governance" often instills fear of excessive processes, documentation, and meetings. Let me remove this anxiety by introducing the Microsoft Power Platform Center of Excellence. Join my session to learn how this accelerator can give you a head start on • Gaining insights into your Microsoft Power Platform adoption • Establishing audit and compliance processes • Accelerating your adoption by thriving with a community of makers • and more

Wednesday, September 28th 2022, 11:30 am

  • Craig Jahnke

    Senior Manager - M365 Practice Lead at WM Reply
  • Ralph Rivas

    Microsoft MVP

PLT102 - ALM for Power Apps and Power Automate

Everyone talks about "No Code" or "Low Code" solutions and how easy they are to build. What nobody talks about is ALM (Application Lifecycle Management). Come to this sessions to learn about how to manage permissions and govern the environment and the solutions your users are creating.

Thursday, September 29th 2022, 8:30 am

  • Bobby Chang

    Power Platform Global Black Belt at Microsoft

PLT201 - Power Platform Governance 101

Governance can be such a dreaded word but is key to foster safe and successful adoption for low-code/no-code tech. Power Platform has a slew of capabilities to secure, manage, monitor apps and workflows in your Microsoft 365 tenant. Join this session, as we focus on key Power Platform concepts to understand (e.g., environment types, connectors, Dataverse) and governance capabilities to administer Power Apps and Power Automate (e.g., Data Loss Policy, PowerShell, CoE Starter Kit).

Thursday, September 29th 2022, 10:20 am

  • Eric Overfield

    Microsoft MVP, RD and MCT

BV202- One-Stop-Viva-Shop | Your Guide to all Facets of Microsoft Viva

Microsoft Teams has evolved into a highly productive tool that is much more than meets the eye. As many organizations are clamoring to connect disparate digital tools into an intuitive and holistic digital workspace, Teams has positioned itself as the single pane to your digital workplace. The recent launch of Microsoft Viva, Microsoft's employee experience platform, depends upon Microsoft Teams' unique capabilities as the central hub to a successful digital workplace. In this session, you'll learn how Microsoft Teams and the facets of Microsoft Viva connects the dots and can bring transparency, efficiency, and productivity to your workforce. Walk away with practical applications to configure and architect Microsoft Teams as the dashboard to your Microsoft 365 and Microsoft Viva empowered digital workspace. In this session: • Understand how Viva Connections, Topics, Learning, Insights, and additional modules integrate with Teams • Successful patterns when rolling out Viva components in your organization • Licensing and integration requirements

Friday, September 30th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Prashant G Bhoyar

    Microsoft MVP and MCT

PLT301 - Manage Power Platform Like a Pro using PowerShell

The Power Platform Admin center offers a comprehensive list of features to manage the Power Platform. However, the admin center is not great at performing bulk operations and implementing automation as part of your governance process. In this demo-driven session, we will cover how to manage the Power Platform using PowerShell, perform bulk operations, and implement automation as part of your Power Platform governance processes. You will learn: • How to use PowerShell for Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) • Managing Tenant Level Settings • Creating and Managing environments • Managing Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) Owners • Managing Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) Connections • Managing Canvas Apps • Pulling Usage Statistics • How to implement automation as part of your Power Platform Governance Policies • Best Practices