ESPC14 Conference Schedule


Tuesday 06 May

08:45 - 09:00

Conference Introduction by Programme Team

09:00 - 10:15

KEYNOTE: The New World of Work

 

Simon Skaria, Microsoft, USA  

 

10:15 - 11:15

KEYNOTE: Now We Know, Now We Don't

 

Dan Holme, MVP, itunity.com, USA  

 

11:00 - 11:45

Morning Break - Visit the Expo

11:45 - 12:45

Tuesday 6th May: Conference Programme

T1

Dev

Stages: The Best Way to Design, Validate, Monitor, and Improve Workflows

WORKFLOW AND BUSINESS APPLICATIONS

 

Mike Fitzmaurice, WEBCON, USA  

 

T2

IT Pro

External Collaboration with SharePoint Online and Yammer

Collaboration

 

Jasper Oosterveld, MVP, InSpark , Netherlands  

 

T3

IT Pro

Migration to SharePoint 2013 - Theory and Practice

Migration

 

Nicki Borell, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, Experts Inside, Germany  

 

T4

Business

Exploring SharePoint 2013 Enhanced Video and Digital Media

 

Joel Oleson, Konica Minolta, USA  

 

T5

Dev

Developing hybrid SharePoint apps that run on-premise and in the cloud

Level 300

Hybrid

 

Bram de Jager, MVP, MCM, delaware, Netherlands  

 

T6

IT Pro

Closing the Gap: A Look at the Latest Enhancements in SharePoint Online

Level 300

 

Abi Onifade, AvePoint UK Ltd, UK  

 

T7

Gen

Governance Strategies for SharePoint 2013

Governance

 

Eric Riz, Concatenate, Canada  

 

T7X

Business

Update on Enterprise Social, Introducing Codename Oslo and Office Graph

 

Nikos Anagnostou, Microsoft Corp  

 

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch Break - Visit the Expo

14:00 - 15:00

Tuesday 6th May: Conference Programme

T8

Dev

New Solution Architecture Paradigms with SharePoint Server 2013

Level 300

 

Adis Jugo, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, European Collaboration Summit, Germany  

 

T9

Business

Challenges in Building out a Hybrid On-Prem/Office 365 Solution

Level 300

Hybrid

 

Ben Robb, MVP, Independent Consultant, United Kingdom  

 

T10

IT Pro

Delivering SharePoint as a Service

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Anders Skjønaa, Procurati, Denmark  

 

T11

Business

Why NOW is the Time to Move to Office 365

Level 200

Office 365

 

Matt Berg, Microsoft, USA  

 

T12

Dev

Designing Value-Added Digital Services with Cloud Application Model for SharePoint Online

Level 300

Cloud

 

Olli Jääskeläinen, MVP, MCM, MCT, Sulava, Finland  

 

T13

IT Pro

Implementing a Hybrid SharePoint 2013 and Office 365 Environment

 

Rene Modery, MVP, 1st Quad Solutions, Switzerland  

 

T14

Business

Raising End-User productivity with Social Enterprise and Gamification in SharePoint

Level 200

Yammer

 

Jussi Mori, MVP, Peaches Industries, Switzerland  

 

T14X

Business

An IT Pro Guide for Deploying and Managing SharePoint 2013 Apps

Deployment

 

Randy Williams, AvePoint, USA  

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Tuesday 6th May: Conference Programme

T15

Gen

What's New and What's Coming for OneDrive for Business

 

Simon Skaria, Microsoft, USA  

 

T16

Business

8 Things to Consider as SharePoint Moves to the Cloud

Level 100

Cloud

 

Christian Buckley, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, CollabTalk LLC, USA  

 

T17

IT Pro

Upgrading to SharePoint 2013

Level 300

Migration

 

Sam Hassani, Brightstarr, United Kingdom  

 

T18

Business

Your SharePoint in the Cloud or not, that is the question !

Level 200

Cloud

 

Patrick Guimonet, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, Abalon, France  

 

T19

Dev

Creating Standards Compliant Websites on Office 365

Level 200

Compliance

 

Wouter van Vugt, Code Counsel, Netherlands  

 

T20

IT Pro

Understanding the Five Layers of SharePoint Security

Level 300

Security

 

Michael Noel, MVP, Convergent Computing, USA  

 

T21

Gen

Plan to Migrate 50,000 Site Collections to Office 365 Plan

Migration

 

Erica Toelle, MVP, Erica Toelle, LLC, USA  

 

T21X

Dev

Transitioning your SharePoint Solution Model Skills to the New SharePoint App Model

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Jeremy Thake, Microsoft, USA  

 

16:15 - 16:45

Afternoon Break - Visit the Expo

16:45 - 17:45

Tuesday 6th May: Conference Programme

T22

Dev

Connecting SharePoint and Windows Apps using Azure Mobile Services

Level 200

Azure

 

Thorsten Hans, MVP, Thinktecture AG, Germany  

 

T23

Business

SharePoint Online vs On-Premises vs Hosted - Making the Right Choice

Level 200

Office 365

 

Rene Modery, MVP, 1st Quad Solutions, Switzerland  

 

T24

IT Pro

Privacy and Security in SharePoint Online

Security

 

Matt Swann, Microsoft, USA  

 

T25

Dev

Business Intelligence in the Office 365 : Power to the People

Business Productivity

 

Serge Luca, MVP, REDWOOD S.L SPRL, Belgium  

 

T26

Dev

How To Build High-performance Cross-Platform Mobile Apps for Office 365/SharePoint

Level 300

 

Roy Sheinfeld, harmon.ie, Israel  

 

T27

IT Pro

Supporting Architecture for Office 365 on Windows Azure IaaS

Level 300

Architecture

 

Jethro Seghers, Microsoft, USA  

 

T28

Business

Implementing ADFS and Hybrid SharePoint

Level 300

Hybrid

 

Thorbjørn Værp, Point Taken, Norway  

 

T28X

IT Pro

Optimizing SQL Server for Speedy SharePoint

SharePoint

 

Sahil Malik, MVP, Winsmarts.com, USA  

 

17:45 -

Expo Drinks Reception



Wednesday 14 May

08:50 - 09:00

Daily Conference Updates

09:00 - 10:15

KEYNOTE: Make Social Successful

 

Christian Buckley, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, CollabTalk LLC, USA  

 

10:15 - 11:15

Wednesday 14th May: Conference Programme

W1

Dev

Enhancing SharePoint 2013 Social Capabilities

Level 400

SharePoint

 

David Martos, Blue Infinity, Switzerland  

 

W2

Business

What’s your Social IQ? Succeeding with SharePoint Social

SharePoint

 

Chris McNulty, Microsoft, USA  

 

W3

IT Pro

What You Need To Know About Yammer Before It's Too Late

Level 300

Yammer

 

Matt Berg, Microsoft, USA  

 

W4

Business

So You’ve Got Yammer & SharePoint: What Next?

Level 100

Yammer

 

Naomi Moneypenny, Microsoft, USA  

 

W5

IT Pro

Think You Can Hack SharePoint?

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Liam Cleary, MVP, Protivii, USA  

 

W6

Dev

Faulty by Design - Top 10 Developer Mistakes

Level 200

 

Wouter van Vugt, Code Counsel, Netherlands  

 

W7

Business

Introducing K2’s New No-Code Cloud Based WorkFlow Apps for SharePoint

Apps

 

Moises Tavira, K2, United Kingdom  

 

W7X

Business

Cloud Business Apps

Apps

 

Peter Carson, Germany  

 

11:15 - 11:45

Morning Break - Visit the Expo

11:45 - 12:45

Wednesday 14th May: Conference Programme

W8

Dev

Yammer for Developers

Yammer

 

Christian Glessner, iLove SharePoint, Germany  

 

W9

Business

How the New SharePoint/Yammer Platform Will Give You Superpowers

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Mark Fidelman, Evolve! Inc., United States  

 

W10

IT Pro

Latest News from OneDrive for Business

Level 200

OneDrive

 

Hans Brender, MVP, HBsoft, Germany  

 

W11

Business

The Natural Law of Collaboration - Where does Collaboration start?

Level 200

Collaboration

 

Samuel Zuercher, MVP, Experts Inside GmbH, Switzerland  

 

W12

IT Pro

The Ultimate SharePoint Infrastructure Best Practices Session

Level 400

Infrastructure

 

Michael Noel, MVP, Convergent Computing, USA  

 

W13

Dev

Developer Decisions, Tips and Tricks - Lessons Learnt from Office 365 Projects

Level 400

Office 365

 

Michael Noel, MVP, Convergent Computing, USA  

 

W14

Business

Information Governance by Design: Proven Practices for Reducing Risk Across Your Enterprise Content

Governance

 

Ralph O'Brien, AvePoint, United Kingdom  

 

W14X

IT Pro

What's New with SharePoint 2013 SP1

SharePoint

 

Nikos Anagnostou, Microsoft Corp  

 

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit the Expo

14:00 - 15:00

Wednesday 14th May: Conference Programme

W15

Dev

A Developers Perspective on the Social Architecture of SharePoint 2013

Level 300

Architecture

 

Paul J. Swider, RealActivity, USA  

 

W16

Business

How to Track, Measure, and Get Business Value Out of Social Influence

Level 100

Collaboration

 

Christian Buckley, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, CollabTalk LLC, USA  

 

W17

IT Pro

Driving Success with Enterprise Social

Enterprise Social

 

Miguel Garcia, Yammer, United Kingdom Nina Pattinson, Yammer, United Kingdom  

 

W18

Business

SharePoint User Adoption vs. Building Yammer Communities

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Symon Garfield, Microsoft, UK  

 

W19

IT Pro

SharePoint 2013 Sharing and Security

Security

 

Dan Holme, MVP, itunity.com, USA  

 

W20

Dev

How to Keep the Solution for SharePoint On Premise “Cloud Ready”

Level 300

Cloud

 

Marek Czarzbon, Made in Point, Germany  

 

W21

Business

A Practical Guide for Navigating the Clouds

Cloud

 

Mary-Leigh Mackie, AvePoint, United Kingdom  

 

W21X

Dev

Access Apps for Business Users

Apps

 

Chris McNulty, Microsoft, USA  

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Wednesday 14th May: Conference Programme

W22

Dev

Developing Social Solutions with SharePoint Server 2013

Level 200

SharePoint Server

 

Adis Jugo, MVP, Microsoft Regional Director, European Collaboration Summit, Germany  

 

W23

Business

Enterprise Social Strategies: Make your Social Intranet a Success

Level 200

 

David Bernal, Raona, Barcelona, Spain  

 

W24

Why we stopped using E-Mails for Internal Communication

Level 200

Yammer

 

Samuel Zuercher, MVP, Experts Inside GmbH, Switzerland  

 

W25

Business

Ten Steps to Creating a SharePoint Support Model

Level 100

SharePoint

 

Geoff Evelyn, MVP, Dentsu Aegis Network Limited, UK  

 

W26

IT Pro

Getting Everything You Ever Wanted out of SharePoint (via PowerShell)

Level 200

PowerShell

 

Corey Burke, Rackspace Hosting, UK  

 

W27

Dev

SharePoint 2013 App Authentication

SharePoint

 

Radi Atanassov, MCM, MVP, OneBit Software, Bulgaria  

 

W28

Dev

One Key, Many Locks: SharePoint Access Governance

Governance

 

 

 

W28X

Business

Introducing Codename Olso and the Office Graph

Office Graph

 

Troels Walsted Hansen  

 

16:15 - 16:45

Afternoon Break - Visit the Expo

16:15 - 16:45

Wednesday 14th May: Conference Programme

W29

Dev

Application Lifecycle Management in SharePoint 2013

ALM

 

Jeremy Thake, Microsoft, USA  

 

W30

Business

Social Business Value Demystified: Real-World Experiences

Level 100

social

 

Edin Kapic, MVP, isolutions, Spain  

 

W31

IT Pro

So you think you can Crawl? Stretching the Boundaries of SharePoint 2013!

Level 200

Search

 

Petter Skodvin-Hvammen, Puzzlepart, Norway  

 

W32

Gen

Hash Tag #365

Yammer

 

Michael Greth, MVP, SharePointCommunity.de, Germany  

 

W33

IT Pro

Lessons Learned to Avoid the Pitfalls of Failed SharePoint Projects

Level 100

SharePoint

 

John Timney, MVP, DXC, UK  

 

W34

Dev

ShareCoffee - Developing SharePoint Apps using CoffeeScript

Level 300

Apps

 

Thorsten Hans, MVP, Thinktecture AG, Germany  

 

W35

Gen

Sharing and Site Mailboxes under the Hood

Level 400

Collaboration

 

Martina Grom, MVP, atwork, Austria  

 



Thursday 15 May

08:50 - 09:00

Daily Conference Updates

09:00 - 10:15

KEYNOTE: Attractive & Collaborative Business Intelligence with Microsoft Power BI and SharePoint

 

Rafal Lukawiecki, Project Botticelli Ltd, Ireland  

 

10:15 - 11:15

Thursday 15th May: Conference Programme

TH1

Dev

Control your Taxonomy: Build a Better MMS Management Interface

Level 300

ECM

 

Ben Robb, MVP, Independent Consultant, United Kingdom  

 

TH2

Business

SharePoint 2013 BI Scenarios

BI

 

Andreas Aschauer  

 

TH3

IT Pro

Optimizing SQL Server for Speedy SharePoint

SharePoint

 

Sahil Malik, MVP, Winsmarts.com, USA  

 

TH4

Business

Power BI and SharePoint Online

Level 400

Power BI

 

Martina Grom, MVP, atwork, Austria  

 

TH5

IT Pro

Rock your Office 365(SharePoint Online) Search with 13 Easy Tune-Ups

Level 200

Office 365

 

Mikael Svenson, MVP, Puzzlepart, Norway  

 

TH6

Dev

SharePoint Apps, Past, Present, Future , an Open Discussion Board

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Rodrigo Pinto, MVP, blue-infinity, Portugal  

 

TH7

Business

7 Ways of Being Effective in SharePoint: Make Business Love You!

SharePoint

 

Lukasz Wrobel, WEBCON, Poland  

 

09:00 - 11:45

Morning Break - Visit the Expo

11:45 - 12:45

Thursday 15th May: Conference Programme

TH8

Dev

Five Common Workflow Solution Mistakes and Five Things to Do Instead

WORKFLOW AND BUSINESS APPLICATIONS

 

Mike Fitzmaurice, WEBCON, USA  

 

TH9

Business

Making the Most Out of Your Content: Combining ECM and Enterprise Search

Level 200

ECM

 

Jeff Fried, BA Insight, USA  

 

TH10

IT Pro

Moving Mountains with SharePoint!

ECM

 

Oliver Wirkus, BridgingIT GmbH, Germany  

 

TH11

Business

Advanced Analytics for Data Big and Small

Level 100

Data Insight

 

Rafal Lukawiecki, Project Botticelli Ltd, Ireland  

 

TH12

IT Pro

Collaborative and Dynamic Intranets with WCM in SharePoint 2013

Collaboration

 

Daniel Wessels, MVP, deroso Solutions GmbH, Germany  

 

TH13

Dev

SP Apps, New Dev Model, New App Store: The Office Store

Office

 

Juan Carlos Gonzalez Martin, LKS, Spain Alberto Diaz Martin, Spain  

 

TH14

Business

Making SharePoint Strategic

SharePoint

 

Eric Riz, Concatenate, Canada  

 

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch - Visit the Expo

14:00 - 15:00

Thursday 15th May: Conference Programme

TH15

Dev

Cross-Site Publishing in SharePoint 2013

Level 200

SharePoint

 

Marwan Tarek, Brightstarr, UK  

 

TH16

Business

An IT Pro Guide for Deploying and Managing SharePoint 2013 Apps

Deployment

 

Randy Williams, AvePoint, USA  

 

TH17

IT Pro

SharePoint 2013 Search Analytics

Level 400

Search

 

Nicki Borell, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, Experts Inside, Germany  

 

TH18

Business

Kanban in SharePoint – SharePoint without Information Overload

Level 100

SharePoint

 

Michal Sobotkiewicz, ObjectConnect e.K., Germany  

 

TH19

IT Pro

Creating BI Dashboards Using Visio 2013 & Visio Services

Level 300

Power BI

 

Alan Richards, MVP, Cloud Jigsaw, United Kingdom  

 

TH20

Dev

Using JavaScript Templates to Customise the SharePoint 2013 User Interface

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Chris O'Brien, MVP, Content and Code, UK  

 

15:00 - 15:15

Change Rooms

15:15 - 16:15

Thursday 15th May: Conference Programme

TH22

Dev

Enhance SharePoint 2013 with Responsive Design

Level 300

SharePoint

 

Eric Overfield, Microsoft Regional Director, MVP, PixelMill, USA  

 

TH23

Business

Bring Your Own Device, or Bring your Own Disaster

Level 100

Administration

 

John Timney, MVP, DXC, UK  

 

TH24

IT Pro

SharePoint Continuous Integration with TFS Online and Azure VMs

Level 400

Azure

 

Matthias Einig, MVP, Rencore, Germany  

 

TH25

Business

Implementing a Professional Governance Practice for SharePoint

Level 200

Governance

 

Anders Skjønaa, Procurati, Denmark  

 

TH26

IT Pro

Geolocation: Improving our BI systems with SharePoint

Level 200

Power BI

 

Ruben Pertusa Lopez, SolidQ, Spain Sergio Carrillo Vila, SolidQ, Spain  

 

TH27

Dev

Delivering SharePoint to Portable Devices with Mobile Apps

Level 300

Mobile

 

Bill Ayers, MVP, MCM, MCT, Flow Simulation Ltd., UK  

 

16:15 -

Conference Day 3 Finishes