SPTechCon Program

SPTechCon Program

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9:00 AM
    • Migration
    The Fens
    The migration landscape has changed greatly over the last 5 years. At first, we focused on SharePoin ...
    • Other
    Back Bay C
    Client Side development has evolved from a SharePoint Dark Art in SharePoint 2007 to an essential sk ...
    • Other
    Back Bay D
    Office 365 changes the way your organization works by enabling individuals and teams to be more prod ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Public Garden
    Microsoft Flow is the successor to SharePoint Designer Workflows. While Flow is not just a SharePoin ...
    • Other
    Constitution A
    Progress can sometimes be difficult. Unlike times past, when developers had limited options for buil ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Constitution B
    2018 is the year of PowerApps. Are you ready? If you are still not sure about those PowerApps things ...
  1. Back Bay AB
    Join fellow members of the collaborative Office 365 and SharePoint community in participating in a c ...
1:45 PM
    • Office Development
    Public Garden
    In this session we will look at how to build and deploy custom applications and solutions with no co ...
    • Security & compliance
    The Fens
    There are so many different features, software, and security controls in Office 365 that it can be o ...
    • Other
    Back Bay C
    Now that you’ve attended my morning workshop and understand the basics of client side development in ...
5:00 PM
  1. Come join us for Lightning Talks: 5-minute presentations given by notable SPTechCon speakers and Exh ...
8:30 AM
    • Migration
    The Fens
    Accelerating your Office 365 project requires you not only to deploy it right, but also be ready to ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Public Garden
    Creating an effective internal communication strategy for your organization is only as optional as s ...
    • Office Development
    Constitution A
    Getting started with SharePoint development is a daunting task. There are four development models, t ...
    • Other
    Back Bay AB
    Whether you’re a grizzled old SharePoint admin, or this is your first SharePoint job, this session w ...
    • Microsoft Teams
    Back Bay C
    Microsoft Teams provides a whole new way to collaborate in Office 365 with its persistent chat and i ...
    • Security & compliance
    Constitution B
    Office 365 has an abundance of governance controls, but nowhere are they neatly bound together for e ...
    • Business Intelligence
    Back Bay D
    Every organization has a lot of data. The data may be organized into spreadsheets, databases, and li ...
11:30 AM
    • Office Development
    Back Bay D
    Come and learn how you can automate your continuous delivery and continuous integration pipeline Vis ...
    • Migration
    Back Bay AB
    As organizations have moved to Office 365, many - especially "legacy" SharePoint shops - have resist ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Back Bay C
    It's time to migrate again. Don't repeat the same mistakes as the last migration. Training SharePoin ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Public Garden
    Communication sites are the future, but they do not provide all the functionality we have in Publish ...
    • Office Development
    Constitution B
    The Azure platform offers many opportunities for developers to build robust, cloud-first application ...
    • Other
    The Fens
    In this session we will discuss a case study from Slalom as they partnered with the Massachusetts Bo ...
    • Information Architecture
    Constitution A
    Whether you’ve just inherited an existing SharePoint site or are starting a new one, this session is ...
12:10 PM
    • User Adoption & Governance
    The Fens
    Once SharePoint Online and Office 365 is enabled for an organization, most of us technical folks wal ...
1:45 PM
    • Other
    Back Bay D
    SharePoint Patterns and Practices (PnP) is an open source initiative coordinated by SharePoint engin ...
    • Other
    Constitution B
    SharePoint is one of the best collaboration tools available and in this session, we are going to go ...
    • Security & compliance
    Constitution A
    With so much of our valuable information in Office 365 and people using their mobile devices to inte ...
    • Search
    Back Bay C
    In today’s demanding business climate, it is common for people to get overwhelmed by the ever-growin ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Back Bay AB
    SharePoint forms, what’s to like? They are plain, not dynamic, with an appalling lack of business lo ...
    • Office Development
    The Fens
    In the last several years, the growth in popularity and compelling value of Office 365 have resulted ...
    • Office Development
    Public Garden
    Do you need to get data from a range of Microsoft services? Do you want to enrich your application w ...
3:15 PM
    • Migration
    Constitution A
    Migrations can be challenging and require lots of experience and resources to plan and move content ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Back Bay C
    In this session, we will provide specific ideas on what you can do to help your organization success ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Back Bay D
    Do you feel like no one is currently using your intranet? Have you ever asked your users "Do you lov ...
3:45 PM
4:15 PM
    • Business Intelligence
    Back Bay AB
    See how to use Power BI to mine the data you have in SharePoint and Office 365. We’ll pull data from ...
    • Migration
    The Fens
    Migration is a dirty, dirty word. When people hear the word, they cringe and shudder. There are peop ...
    • Other
    Constitution B
    Enterprise content management continues to be a vital area of focus in many organizations. Take a gu ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Public Garden
    Challenged with evolving business priorities and a continuous stream of new product capabilities fro ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Constitution A
    Creating your first SharePoint Framework webpart is only the first step in a process, even for the m ...
    • Information Architecture
    Back Bay D
    You can’t be a SharePoint admin in 2018 without having at least some footprint in the cloud, and the ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Back Bay C
    Learn best practices to prepare your digital workplace and portals for growth and to protect them as ...
5:30 PM
8:30 AM
    • Business Intelligence
    Constitution A
    The days of the SharePoint pie (or wheel) are over. We are no longer shoving everything into the pro ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Back Bay AB
    For years, we've customized standard SharePoint list forms by adding our own JavaScript or CSS to th ...
    • Migration
    Public Garden
    Mobility, flexibility, Content Creation & Internal Collaboration rely on an individual’s ability to ...
    • Office Development
    Back Bay D
    Microsoft Teams is a hot new addition to the Office 365 family, and manages to incorporate all kinds ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Back Bay C
    Hybrid scenarios vary quite a bit in Office 365... Exchange hybrid is almost a must-have, especially ...
    • Office Development
    Constitution B
    Data visualizations are a hot commodity, and “Power” tools abound. To be sure, they are powerful. Wi ...
    • Search
    The Fens
    You're migrating content to SharePoint, and already have panic attacks and sleepless nights about it ...
10:00 AM
  1. Grand Ballroom
    Employee engagement and communications with SharePoint, Yammer and Stream Learn how SharePoint, Yamm ...
11:45 AM
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Back Bay D
    What brings users to your intranet and keeps them coming back? Great content, of course! But have yo ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    The Fens
    A Boston-based Biotech firm was looking to increase employee engagement and productivity. Stale and ...
    • Office Development
    Back Bay AB
    Is your organization still on a legacy version of SharePoint with no immediate plans to upgrade? Fee ...
    • Security & compliance
    Constitution A
    So, you have an Office 365 tenant, you have sites, you use search and maybe you use every feature th ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Back Bay C
    OneDrive for Business at times can feel a lot like an iceberg: while on the surface it may seem like ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Constitution B
    Microsoft PowerApps is Office 365's offerings for building custom business mobile apps & SharePoint ...
    • Migration
    Public Garden
    Moving to the cloud is tempting and exciting for myriad reasons, but what does it actually entail at ...
12:25 PM
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Public Garden
    Coming from being an athlete, having an opportunity to help transform how businesses in the archery ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    The Fens
    User adoption efforts really boil down to changing human behavior – which is a big deal. There is a ...
2:00 PM
    • Other
    Back Bay C
    Chatbots are the customer service, knowledge management, and business process tools of the future. A ...
    • Security & compliance
    Back Bay D
    Data Security is enterprise critical – mobilizing content, too. Corbin Capital Partners have achieve ...
2:30 PM
3:00 PM
3:30 PM
    • Office Development
    Public Garden
    Showcasing how Microsoft is making you and your organization more productive with AI. We’ll demonstr ...
    • Information Architecture
    Back Bay C
    There's so much that Office 365 has to offer small to large organizations. However, the current real ...
    • Microsoft Teams
    The Fens
    Join Microsoft MVP and CMO, Heather Newman as she walks through real-world examples of community and ...
    • Business Intelligence
    Constitution B
    Numbers don't lie, but sometimes administrators need a little aid to tell what is really happening. ...
    • Other
    Back Bay AB
    Caching is a critical variable in the SharePoint scalability and performance equation, but it’s one ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Back Bay D
    Process automation is one of the most wanted benefits that SharePoint offers. In this session, we wi ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Constitution A
    Re-imagining the workplace and promoting more collaborative ways of working. These are new sayings i ...
5:30 PM
  1. Constitution AB
    Join us on the evening of Tuesday August 28 for a 1:1 discussion with experts in the SharePoint comm ...
8:30 AM
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Constitution A
    While it's no secret that SharePoint is now a cloud-first technology, there's still a new version of ...
    • Office Development
    Constitution B
    Many enterprises are venturing online, but still want to host some kinds of sites on premises. In th ...
    • Intranets and Web Publishing
    Independence West
    Want to build an engaging Communications Site that leverages the various out of the box capabilities ...
    • Office Development
    Liberty BC
    In JavaScript and TypeScript, all calls to SharePoint must be made asynchronously. In this session w ...
    • Office Development
    Independence East
    Those on-prem custom solutions (ex. timer jobs, batch processes, etc.) need to be re-written for Sha ...
10:00 AM
  1. Grand Ballroom
    Want an opportunity to stump SharePoint and Office 365 experts? Panel Sponsor, Timlin, has provided ...
10:45 AM
  1. Grand Ballroom
    Linking our Community Together - Stories of Diversity & Inclusion in the Workplace. The Interactive ...
11:45 AM
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Liberty BC
    Are you tired of hearing the same tired story of "get executive support for your SharePoint adoption ...
    • Office Development
    Constitution A
    As much as we developers would like to create a solution for everything business users love their Ex ...
    • User Adoption & Governance
    Independence West
    One of the hardest challenges in getting users to adopt your new solution is providing easy to follo ...
    • Information Architecture
    Independence East
    PowerShell has been the on-prem SharePoint Admin’s best friend for nearly 10 years now. It hasn’t le ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Constitution B
    Microsoft Flow is a cloud based business process management service that is the successor to SharePo ...
2:15 PM
    • Other
    Constitution A
    Every time you see a blog post about SharePoint 2016, you see the word hybrid. But what exactly is a ...
    • Information Architecture
    Independence East
    Folder vs. Metadata has been a long-standing battle of preference in the SharePoint collaboration wo ...
    • Other
    Independence West
    So … you have been told that your SharePoint farm is slow, and your users are threatening to mutiny. ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Constitution B
    Securely start a server farm of Azure dev VMs with the tap of a button on your phone. Update data in ...
    • Microsoft Teams
    Liberty BC
    Terms like artificial intelligence, chatbots, and cognitive services are hot topics in today's tech ...
3:45 PM
    • Office Development
    Constitution B
    What the heck is DevOps? Why should I care about this new fad? How do do I get onboard with the late ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Independence West
    You were hired for your genius and your ability to make good decisions. Automate your good decisions ...
    • Forms/Workflow/ Flow/ Powerapps
    Constitution A
    Runbooks are a feature of Azure Automation that allow you to execute workflows from within Azure or ...
    • Migration
    Independence East
    Accelerating your Microsoft 365 project requires you not only to deploy it right, but also need to d ...
    • Other
    Liberty BC
    We all are going through the boom of Blockchain technology and there is a lot of information being d ...

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SPTechCon will be held at the Sheraton Boston Hotel

There are special discounted room rates for SPTechCon attendees and sponsors - $189 per night plus taxes.

The number of rooms in the discounted block is LIMITED and historically rooms sell out well before the deadline. Don't wait until the last minute to reserve your hotel room!

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