2013 Conference Programme at a Glance

The 2013 European SharePoint Conference was attended by over 1,400 delegates and was a fantastic gathering of the SharePoint Community in Copenhagen. Here is the full conference programme for you to browse through.

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The 2014 European SharePoint Conference will take place in The Palau de Congressos de Catalunya in the cosmopolitan city of Barcelona from the 5th - 8th May, 2014. We will be announcing our spectactular conference programme in October this year.

Pre-Conference Tutorials - Monday 4th Feb
All tutorials are full day classes, each starting at 9am and finishing approx. at 5pm.
ASharePoint MasterClass: Administering SharePoint for Collaboration
Dan Holme, MVP, Intelliem, USA
BWeb Content Management for the Internet and Intranet
Daniel Wessels, MicroVation, GmbH, Germany
CAchieving the Application Lifecycle Management Dream in SharePoint
Jeremy Thake, MVP, MCT, AvePoint Inc, USA & Randy Williams, MVP, AvePoint, USA
DReal Time Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013
Eric Harlan, Microsoft, USA
EArchitecting the Optimal Enterprise Search Strategy
Agnes Molnar, MVP, BA Insight, Hungary
FBuilding Apps for SharePoint
Lieven Iliano, U2U, Belgium
GEnterprise SharePoint Development
Wouter van Vugt, MVP, Code Counsel, Netherlands
HSharePoint 2013 Workshop for Developers
Sahil Malik, Winsmarts, USA
Tuesday 5th Feb
 
9:00Opening Remarks from Programme Team
 
9:10Keynote: Apps Everywhere: The New Office And SharePoint Store. Why Building a Vibrant Ecosystem Makes Great Business Sense
Ludovic Hauduc, Microsoft, USA
 
10:15Keynote: SharePoint 2013 - Key Success Factors for Successful Deployment
Mirjam van Olst, MCM MVP, Netherlands & Spencer Harbar, MCM, UK
 
11:15Morning Break - Visit the Expo
 
11:45T1DEVHow We Won a Search Project Using SharePoint 2013
Timo Heidschuster, Microsoft, Austria and Dan Goran Lunde, Microsoft, Norway
T2Bus Value Hoodie vs. Suits - SharePoint as a Social Business Platform
Michael Greth, MVP, SharePoint Community.de, & Andrej Doms, MVP, MT AG, Germany
T3ITPROSharePoint 2013 Branding Options & Opportunities
Sanna Pehkonen, Onsight Helsinki, Finland
T4Bus ValueCloud Computing - A Close Look at the Public Cloud With Office 365
Martina Grom, Office 365 MVP, atwork information technology, Austria
T5DEVIntroducing Application Lifecycle Management in SharePoint
Jeremy Thake, MVP, MCT, AvePoint Inc, USA
T6ITPROThe Myths and Truths About SharePoint, BLOBs and the FILESTREAM Provider
Matt Maunder, Metalogix, UK
T7SpecialSharePoint Governance, Part 1: Implementing End-to-End SharePoint Governance
Dan Holme, MVP, Intelliem Inc., USA
 
12:45Lunch - Visit the Expo
 
14:00T8DEVSharePoint 2013: Application Fundamentals
Randy Williams, MVP, AvePoint, USA
T9Bus ValueGetting the Most Out of Your Content in SharePoint with Enterprise Search
Agnes Molnar, MVP, BA Insight, Hungary
T10ITPROForensics for SharePoint IT Professionals & Administrators
Jason Kaczor, MVP, Illumination Industries Ltd., Canada
T11Bus ValueWhat's new in SharePoint 2013 Designer
Mai Omar Desouki, Infusion, United Arab Emirates
T12DEVBeyond Social – Tailor SharePoint 2013 Social features according to your needs and compliance regulations
Adis Jugo, MVP, PlanB., Bosnia And Herzegowina
T13ITPROBest Practices & Considerations for Designing Your SharePoint Logical Architecture
Mirjam van Olst, MCM MVP, Avanade, Netherlands
T14SpecialSharePoint Shootout - Social (Part 1)
 
15:00Change Rooms
 
15:15T15DEVBuilding Smart HTML 5 Compliant Sites on Office 365
Wouter van Vugt, MVP, Code Counsel, Netherlands
T16Bus ValueWhat's New in Visio and Visio Services 2013
Ian White, Microsoft, UK
T17ITPRO Designing, Implementing and Managing SharePoint in a Complex Enterprise Environment
Henrik Damslund, Delegate A/S, Denmark
T18Bus ValueThe Four Facets of SharePoint Productivity
Christian Buckley, MVP, Axceler, USA
T19DEVSharePoint 2013 Mobile Intranet Strategy
Joel Oleson, USA, Collaboration Solutions Director, LDS, USA
T20ITPROReal Time Upgrade SharePoint 2010 to 2013
Eric Harlan, Microsoft, USA
T21SpecialSharePoint Shootout - Social (Part 2)
TBA
 
16:15Afternoon Break - Visit the Expo
 
16:45T22DEVRemote Event Receivers in SharePoint 2013
Paolo Pialorsi, MCM, DevLeap, Italy
T23Bus ValueSocial SharePoint and Yammer Evolution
Joel Oleson, LDS, USA
T24ITPRO Implementing Office Web Apps Server 2013
Thorbjorn Vaerp, Atea, Norway
T25Bus ValueDeveloping SharePoint Workflows with SharePoint Designer 2013 and Visio Pro 2013
Ian White, Microsoft, UK
T26DEVBuilding Modern Internet Sites via SharePoint 2013
Dmitry Plotnikov, MVP, KMS Software Company, Russia
T27ITPROEnterprise Forms with SharePoint, InfoPath and Workflows in 2013
Daniel Wessels, MVP, MicroVation GmbH, Germany
T28Bus ValueSharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online: Key Differences and Similarities
Matt Berg, Microsoft, USA
 
17:45Expo Drinks Reception
Wednesday 6th Feb
 
9:00Attractive Business Intelligence with Microsoft Office, SharePoint, and SQL Server
Rafal Lukawiecki, Strategic Consultant and Director, Project Botticelli Ltd, Ireland
 
10:15W1DEVPatterns in Apps for SharePoint Store
Sonja Madsen, Sonjasapps, Denmark
W2Bus ValueSharePoint Governance, Part 2; Architecting SharePoint for Policy-Based Management & Workload Scalability
Dan Holme, MVP, Intelliem Inc., USA
W3ITPRO10 Things I Like in SharePoint 2013 Search
Agnes Molnar, MVP, BA Insight, Hungary
W4Bus ValueBusiness-Critical SharePoint: Driving Business Value with SharePoint and LOB Systems
Christoph Müller, Business Unit Manager, bridgingIT GmbH, Germany
W5ITPROOffice 365 in a Hybrid World
Martina Grom, Office 365 MVP, atwork information, Austria
W6DEVConsuming SharePoint 2013 from Windows 8 Apps
Paolo Pialorsi, MCM, DevLeap, Italy
W7SpecialFuture-Proof Your SharePoint Solutions – A Case Study and Demo
Chris McNulty, MCTS, Dell, USA & Kim Forchhammer, Golder Associates, Sweden
LAB1SpecialSharePoint Social Evolution Lab 1
Joel Oleson, USA, Collaboration Solutions Director, USA
 
11:15Morning Break - Visit the Expo
 
11:45W8DEVSharePoint Web Templates for On-premise and the Cloud
Mirjam van Olst, MVP MCM, Avanade, Netherlands
W9Bus ValueTen Steps to Creating a SharePoint Support Model
Geoff Evelyn, MVP, SIT, UK
W10ITPROBuilding Search Driven Application with SharePoint Search 2013
Nicki Borell, MCSE MCBA, Experts Inside, Germany
W11Bus ValueIntroducing Office 2013 and Office Web Apps
Matt Berg, Microsoft, USA
W12ITPROWorkflow Stages Done Well: Making the Most of SharePoint Workflow's Newest Platform Feature
Mike Fitzmaurice, Nintex, USA
W13DEVSharePoint - Building Composite Solutions using HTML5, JavaScript
Jason Kaczor, MVP, Illumination Industries Ltd, Canada
W14SpecialRisk Free Collaboration: Unleash information with visibility and control
James Fowell, Axceler, UK
LAB1SpecialSharePoint Social Evolution Lab 1 Continued
Joel Oleson, USA, Collaboration Solutions Director, USA
 
12:45Lunch - Visit the Expo
 
14:00W15DEVManaged Metadata – New ways of (Web) Content Management with SharePoint 2013
Daniel Wessels, MVP, MicroVation GmbH, Germany
W16Bus ValueDashboard Madness with PerformancePoint Services
Just Blindbaek, MCT, justB, Denmark
W17ITPROUser Profile Synchronization Best Practices in SharePoint Server 2013
Spencer Harbar, MCM MVP, UK
W18Bus ValueLooking Under the Hood: How Your Metadata Strategy Impacts Everything You Do
Christian Buckley, MVP, Axceler, USA
W19ITPROSharePoint Security Options for SharePoint 2013 Farms
Michael Noel, MVP, CCO, USA
W20SpecialSharePoint Shootout - Upgrade/Migration to 2013 (Part1)
W21SpecialBest Practice when Choosing 3rd Party Products for SharePoint
Asger Steffensen, WorkPoint, Denmark
LAB2SpecialSharePoint Social Evolution Lab 2
Joel Oleson, USA, Collaboration Solutions Director, USA
 
15:00Change Rooms
 
15:15W22DEVREST Assured - Best Practices with the SharePoint 2013 Data Services
Hilton Giesenow, MVP, Experts Inside, South Africa
W23Bus ValueCreate an End User Adoption Strategy
Erica Toelle, InfoShare, USA
W24ITPROLiving And Breathing The Social Workplace
Andre Bonvanie, General Manager, NewsGator EMEA
W25Bus ValueWhat’s new with Search in SharePoint 2013 and SharePoint Online?
Matt Berg, Microsoft, USA
W26ITPROProject Online Overview
Ian White, Microsoft, UK
W27SpecialSharePoint Shootout - Upgrade/Migration to 2013 (Part 2)
W28SpecialMicrosoft Office 365, Windows Azure, or On Prem? Have SharePoint Your Way
Abi Onifade, AvePoint, EMEA
LAB2SpecialSharePoint Social Evolution Lab 2 Continued
Joel Oleson, USA, Collaboration Solutions Director, USA
 
16:15Break - Visit Expo
 
16:45W29DEVLean-Agile Development with SharePoint
Bill Ayers, MCM, Flow Simulation Ltd, UK
W30Bus ValueTelenor insight: Going from a highly customized SP2007 to out-of-the-box SP2013
Andreas Hogberg & Ibrahim Bulut, Telenor, Norway
W31ITPROImplementing Document Imaging, Search and Workflow for True SharePoint Enterprise Content Management
Kevin Ells, KnowledgeLake, USA
W32Bus ValueInnovation Process Management with SharePoint in Real Life
Ivan Padabed, MVP, EPAM Systems, Belarus
W33ITPROPush don't pull - Real time notifications in SharePoint with SignalR - Session Details
Andreas Aschauer, Austria
W34DEVKPMG AG and SharePoint: A project and partner view. Challenges, Solutions and Lessons Learned
Jens Rassloff , KPMG AG, Germany
W35Special Stealth Software: The SharePoint Accelerator
Gerard Warrens, Stealth Software, Netherlands
 
17:45Conference Day 2 Finishes
Thursday 7th Feb
 
9:00Keynote: The State of SharePoint Governance: Making Business Alignment Your Governance Strategy
Dan Holme, Intelliem Inc., USA & Christian Buckley, Axceler, USA
 
10:15Th1DEVGetting Started with Microsoft Office 365 SharePoint 2013 Online Development
Jeremy Thake, MVP MCT, AvePoint Inc, USA
Th2Bus ValueDelivering Winning Projects in SharePoint With Microsoft Project. Work management context.
Havard Melgaard, Microsoft, Norway & Ian White, Microsoft, UK
Th3ITPROThe Ultimate SharePoint Infrastructure Best Practices Session
Michael Noel, MVP, CCO, USA
Th4Bus ValueSocialized & Mobilized: How the Most Successful Businesses are Using SharePoint and Yammer
Mark Fidelman, Evolve! Capital Inc. USA
Th5ITPROProject Server 2013: What's New for IT Professionals?
Peter Kestenholz, Projectum, Denmark
Th6DEVA Developer's Perspective on the Social Architecture of SharePoint 2013
Paul Swider, MCT, RealActivity, USA
Th7SpecialSuccessful Migration to SharePoint 2013 - Planning Considerations & Migration Strategies
Abi Onifade, AvePoint, EMEA
 
11:15Break - Visit Expo
 
11:45Th8DEVCodename "IronSP" - SharePoint Meets Dynamic Language Runtime
Christian Glessner, MVP MCT, Experts Inside, Germany
Th9Bus Value SharePoint Governance, Part 3: Automating SharePoint Governance & Management
Dan Holme, MVP, Intelliem Inc., USA
Th10ITPRODeploying SharePoint on Windows Azure VMs
Paolo Pialorsi, MCM, DevLeap, Italy
Th11Bus ValueDocument Management with SharePoint 2013 Made Easy
Oliver Wirkus, BridgingIT GmbH, Germany
Th12ITPROHow to Manage and Troubleshoot Search
Agnes Molnar, MVP, BA Insight, Hungary
Th13DEVAuthorization and Authentication for Apps in SharePoint 2013
Lieven Iliano, U2U, Belgium
Th14SpecialEuropean SharePoint Community Awards Session
 
12:45Lunch - Visit the Expo
 
14:00Th15DEVBuilding SharePoint 2013 Apps - Architecture, Authentication & Connectivity API
Radi Atanassov, MCM MVP, OneBit Software, Bulgaria
Th16Bus ValueWorkflow Best Practices: Five Lessons Learned from Five Real-World Challenges
Mike Fitzmaurice, Nintex, USA
Th17ITPROMicrosoft-SAP integration: Modern ways to work with SAP data from your Microsoft User Interface
Marco Heid, Campana & Schott, Germany
Th18Bus ValueSharePoint: The Perfect Backbone of Your Mobile Business Applications
Michal Sobotkiewicz, ObjectConnect, Germany
Th19ITPROInfrastructure Design Changes in SharePoint 2013
Michael Noel, MVP, CCO, USA
Th20DEVSharePoint Development using JavaScript
Thorsten Hans, MVP, Data One, Germany
Th21SpecialSharePoint Under the Spotlight: European Market Report 2013
Jasper Oosterveld, Wortell, Netherlands
 
15:00Change Rooms
 
15:15Th22IT ProThe New Frontiers: I Have Excel, I Need PerformancePoint and PowerView, and I’m Afraid of Analysis Services
Chris McNulty, MCTS, Dell, USA
Th23Bus ValueBuilding a New Business Structure Using Office 365
Paul Swider, MCT, RealActivity, USA
Th24ITPROPowerShell for the SharePoint IT Pro, Beyond the SnapIn!
Seb Matthews, AdeoPoint, UK
Th25Bus ValueMeasurement, Analysis & Reporting of your SharePoint Internet, Intranet & Extranet Sites
Steve Overton , Webtrends, UK
Th26SpecialSharePoint Infrastructure Advanced Management and Data Protection
James Baldwin, EMC Microsoft Proven Solutions, Ireland
Th27DEVBuilding a Multilingual Portal
Bill Ayers, MCM, Flow Simulation Ltd, UK
Th28SpecialSharePoint Enterprise Content Management: Usability, Control, and Content Understanding for Everyone
Edward O’Meara, Kodak, France
 
16:15Conference Day 3 Finishes - Closing

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Adlib, AgilePoint, Alya SRL, ARX,AvePoint, Avento, Axceler, Bamboo Solutions, BPA Solutions, Calinda Software, CLM Matrix,Colligo,Dell Software, E-Learning Force, Envision IT, Enovapoint, Foxit, Gradient, Harmon.ie, HiSoftware, Ibrams Collaboration, Icefire Studios, Intlock, Itequia, K2, KnowledgeLake, Kwizcom, Lightning Tools, Objectconnect, MacroView, Mapilab, Metalogix, MetaVis, Muhimbi, Newsgator, Nigel Frank Recruitment, Nintex, Okta, PDF Shareforms, Qualitem, Qumu, RSD, Sharegate, SOSP, Split-Vision Advises, Techtra,Theobald Software, Tryane, WEBCON, Webtrends, Workpoint 

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The European SharePoint Conference:

European SharePoint Conference is much more than an annual event - it is a dynamic community of Microsoft SharePoint business decision makers, IT professionals, developers and end users.

European SharePoint Conference delivers content and connections to the European SharePoint Community. The group regularly shares best practices, new innovations and advice on how to achieve a greater return on your Microsoft SharePoint investment.

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