Washington, D.C.

Microsoft Speakers

Tuesday, December 14th 2021, 8:15 am

  • Karuana Gatimu

    Customer Advocacy Group, Microsoft Teams Engineering
  • Liz Sundet

    Microsoft Premier Field Engineer for SharePoint at Microsoft

KEY100 - Building Teams in a Hybrid Workplace

The face of global working has changed forever. The hybrid workplace is now the de facto operational model for many businesses. But how do you maintain productivity levels, employee engagement and wellbeing in such a disparate ecosystem? Microsoft Teams helps people maintain connectivity with their peers and offers some incredible features that allows work to get done no matter what the location or device.

Tuesday, December 14th 2021, 9:40 am

  • Liz Sundet

    Microsoft Premier Field Engineer for SharePoint at Microsoft

BI101 - Getting started learning Power BI

You've heard people say Power BI is awesome. You've seen lots of reports and think, wow, I wish I could produce that. Or, maybe you're just curious what all the fuss is about. Come learn where to get started with PowerBI from the vocabulary to how to connect data together. We will cover the basics as well as creating dynamic reports that will be sure to impress any executive.

Tuesday, December 14th 2021, 9:40 am

  • John Daniels

    Microsoft - Modern Workplace Specialist

ADM101 - Enabling your Data Privacy and Compliance Journey

Microsoft has made significant investments in their capabilities and services to assist our customers in their Privacy and Compliance journeys. For most organizations, the goal of compliance is a daunting activity with over 200 updates per day from 750 regulatory bodies, including GDPR and CCPA. In this presentation you will learn how Microsoft is approaching these regulations along with the capabilities and services you can use to enable your organizations compliance.

Tuesday, December 14th 2021, 3:00 pm

  • Craig Jahnke

    Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft

ONE104 - The Fun of a OneDrive Migration

If migrating versions of SharePoint weren't fun enough, many companies are moving their file shares to OneDrive. While both create opportunities for the company to be more productive and manage their data, OneDrive migrations have there own unique considerations and constraints. Come to this session to learn tips, tricks, and gotchas while migrating to OneDrive

Tuesday, December 14th 2021, 4:20 pm

  • Erica Toelle

    Sr. Product Marketing Manager – Information Governance and Records Management Microsoft

CM105 - Transition from the SharePoint Records Center to Microsoft 365 Records Management

Have you invested in using the SharePoint Records Center, content types, and metadata to drive retention in SharePoint On-Prem or Online? Don't worry! We can reuse this work in M365 Records Management. In this session, we will review an end-to-end plan for migration, including reviewing each part of the records center solution and how the functionality maps to Microsoft 365.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 10:30 am

  • Max Fritz

    Senior Program Manager at Microsoft

TMS201 - Microsoft Teams in a Regulated Environment

Come learn how you can deploy, use, and achieve success with Teams in a regulated environment. Max Fritz and Bobby Chang, Teams Technical Specialists at Microsoft for Regulated Industries, will show you the strategies and technologies you need to succeed. You will learn: • Governance Strategies • Compliance & Records Management • Security Options • Monitoring & Auditing Capabilities • Training and Enablement

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 10:30 am

  • Craig Jahnke

    Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft

ADM201 - Intro to the Microsoft 365 Compliance Center

The Microsoft 365 compliance center is your home for managing compliance needs using integrated solutions for information protection, information governance, insider risk management, discovery, and more. Microsoft has been adding many new features and services for those companies that have data protection or compliance needs, or want to audit user activity in their organization. Come to my session to learn how to get started with using the Compliance Center, and find out you can better manage and govern your data.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 12:40 pm

  • Yarin Negri

    Boosting Adoption of Microsoft 365

SOL07 - Driving Adoption in SharePoint/Microsoft 365

Learn how to improve Microsoft 365 adoption, and how to drive collaboration and increase consumption in platforms including Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive, Exchange & Yammer.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 1:20 pm

  • Max Fritz

    Senior Program Manager at Microsoft

TDV202 - Teams + Power Platform: Better Together

Are you looking for ways to become a Teams superstar? While Teams may have many great features built in, come to this session to learn all about how you can use the Microsoft Power Platform (PowerApps, Flow, PowerBI) to supercharge Teams for yourself and your team! We'll show a variety of different simple solutions that you can deploy in your Teams environment today to see immediate results. We'll also walk through building more advanced solutions to transform your business processes.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 1:20 pm

  • John Daniels

    Microsoft - Modern Workplace Specialist

SPT202 - Microsoft Viva: A Journey through the suite of products

During this session John will walk through the suite of Viva products, discussing the focus of each pillar and showing through demos how the suite of products enable and empower people and teams to be their best.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 2:40 pm

  • Liz Sundet

    Microsoft Premier Field Engineer for SharePoint at Microsoft

INT203 - Modernizing your SharePoint Intranet

There are more and more features becoming modern in SharePoint online and corporations are taking advantage of this by building out their intranet platforms. Learn the features to use to modernize your intranet portals and what employees need and want from a modern experience. We will talk through the when and why of hub sites, building navigation that makes sense, patterns to enhance experience and using design elements for building modern experiences using SharePoint site designs.

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 2:40 pm

  • Max Fritz

    Senior Program Manager at Microsoft

TMA203 - Teams Architecture Deep Dive

Want to understand how Teams works under the hood? Then this is the session for you! In this session you can expect to learn all about: • Teams interaction with other Office 365 services, such as Azure AD, Exchange, SharePoint and more • Retention and eDiscovery • Back-end voice and meeting technologies • Federation and Skype Hybrid • 3rd Party Applications

Wednesday, December 15th 2021, 2:40 pm

  • Erica Toelle

    Sr. Product Marketing Manager – Information Governance and Records Management Microsoft

CM203 - Manage the Content Lifecycle in Office 365

From creation to collaboration, publication, and retirement, how do you manage the lifecycle of content in Office 365? While the tools available in Office 365 have added value to this process, they have also created new complexities around governance, security, compliance, and knowledge management. In this session, we will break down these complexities and look at how to manage content throughout its lifecycle in Office 365. We will see how to use intelligence and out of the box tools to automate lifecycle management and provide a recipe you can apply immediately to your organization.

Thursday, December 16th 2021, 9:00 am

  • Erica Toelle

    Sr. Product Marketing Manager – Information Governance and Records Management Microsoft

OFF301 - An Overview of Compliance In Office 365

Are you wondering how to meet compliance obligations in Office 365? This session provides an overview of all the compliance features and functionality available in the Office 365 Compliance Center. We will look at retention, data protection, communications supervision, compliance manager, eDiscovery, the audit log, and more.

Thursday, December 16th 2021, 2:20 pm

  • Liz Sundet

    Microsoft Premier Field Engineer for SharePoint at Microsoft

TMS304 - Governance in Microsoft Teams

Microsoft Teams has been around for a couple of years now and anyone using or deploying should also be thinking about governance in Microsoft Teams. While there are ways to govern Teams, there are some differences. For starters, you'll need some governance on creating groups, then figuring out how to control the data, especially since the data resides in multiple places in O365. Do you know how to guide your users in not only using Teams, but creating the framework to use it properly based on the processes of your company? This session is for you to learn the why and how of Microsoft Teams governance as part of your journey.