We’ve seen the impact that teamwork has had in the world. But what if your team could achieve even more?
At Ignite, we’ll share how Microsoft 365 will unleash you and your teams’ productivity. There are 49+ sessions on Microsoft Teams where you can learn about the latest advancements, connect with experts, and get your questions answered. Here’s our quick rundown of which sessions you shouldn’t miss!
First, watch Lori Wright, General Manager of Microsoft 365, and Jeff Teper, CVP of Office, OneDrive & SharePoint, as they unveil exciting new capabilities that enable modern teamwork. In this action-packed session, see the latest advancements in Microsoft Teams, Yammer, SharePoint, and Outlook. Gain insights from customers who have transformed their workplace through teamwork and collaboration. Most importantly, discover how you can use Microsoft 365 in your own organization to empower your teams to achieve more.
Monday 24th, September 2018
Room: OCCC South Building Hall B
2:15 PM – 3:30 PM
Next, we’ve categorized relevant sessions to help you find the best alignment to your roles and requirements. If you were planning on leaving early on Friday 28, September you may want to reconsider. Use the Session Builder tool to plan your perfect Ignite week and check out these recommendations
Teams Core Fundamentals
These sessions are jam-packed with information about current and new features, as well as some guidelines around trouble shooting, architecture and compliance:
Intelligent Calls, Meetings & Devices
Teams is modernizing the meeting experience. Learn what intelligence mean when it comes to meetings and calling, including your devices experiences.
Change Management, Adoption and Success Stories
Help your company embrace and adopt this new way of working. With examples from different industry verticals as well as tips and tricks to help you activate teamwork across your organization:
Upgrading from Skype for Business Online to Teams
These sessions will assist more technical roles to prepare for the transition from Skype for Business to Teams. From planning to migration, we’ve the session for you. Find out more about what you need to know to have a smooth transition:
IT Pro Deep Dives
Deep dive into key topics in these technical sessions geared for IT Pro’s who will be supporting Microsoft Teams as a part of their environment:
Extending Platform and Apps
If you’re interested in understanding the available (and brand new) APIs and extensibility capabilities of the Microsoft Teams platform, make sure to attend these information-packed sessions. In each session we will share how organizations can deliver the real power of the Microsoft Teams platform, to their people:
Learning Paths are role-based recommendations on how to plan your week at Microsoft Ignite. Choose from the below Learning Paths that include not only breakout and theater session resources, but also includes recommended labs, certification exams, hands-on workshops, shared experiences like the Immersion Zone and links to valuable resources for your continued learning.
Unified Communications Manager
I’m a veteran Unified Communications IT Pro and support my organization’s Enterprise Voice infrastructure. I’m interested in learning how we can better leverage the cloud for our voice/communications needs and am looking to learn more about the future of Intelligent Communications at Microsoft, including the transition from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams. More info
Application Administrator – Teamwork
I manage all enterprise teamwork and collaboration applications, including Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, OneDrive and Yammer. I am looking for best practices on how to better leverage the Office 365 teamwork suite of product and services to solve many of our existing business challenges. I also want to dive deep into configuration, management and customization best practices within each of the teamwork applications. More information
User Productivity Manager
I am the Productivity Manager for a large enterprise organization that has been fully deployed on Office 365 for the past several years and we are in the process of transitioning to Microsoft 365. Our leadership looks to me to understand our internal stakeholder’s business process requirements and to provide recommendations on what productivity tools to use. I work with IT to get these tools implemented and adopted throughout the organization. More information
In addition to all these great sessions, we encourage you to stop by the Teamwork & Intelligent Communications Booth and meet with the team. We would love to hear your feedback and help you to plan, deploy, secure and manage your Teams environment.