Upcoming SharePoint Conferences
Whether you are a Developer, Designer, Microsoft Partner, IT expert, or just interested in Microsoft technology, there are few SharePoint associated conferences that offer different levels of learning and networking opportunities.
Below you will find a list of the most important SharePoint Events you don’t want to miss.
I presume that this list might change and new conferences might be available throughout this year or next year. If you heard of any conferences not on the list just post them in the comment area.
SharePoint Conference .ORG features workshops and sessions designed for business users, technical users and design professionals. Speakers include Microsoft MVP's, SharePoint experts and clients who have recently implemented innovative solutions on SharePoint - including intranets, public sites, member communities and business intelligence initiatives. After 6 successful years hosting SharePoint Conference.ORG in the DC metro area we will be hosting a conference this year in Dallas, Texas on October 19-21, 2014. This year's agenda features a variety of educational sessions from SharePoint 2013 to Responsive Design to User Adoption Strategies.
Enterprise search has seen a resurgence of interest as a business process that delivers business value. Those organizations who are not addressing search as a key component in operations are not able to achieve the quantifiable ROI and the soft business benefits that accompany an effective search engine.
Wed22Oct2014Online - Free
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 @ 12:00pm ET
With so much breadth and depth within Office 365, where do you even begin? Under the umbrella of Office 365, not only are there specific customer-facing workloads, but also Identity Services and Rights Management Services.
In our discussion we will look specifically at:
- How the infrastructure of Office 365 enables the IT-Pro to manage and gain insights into the organization they operate in
- How consumers can have the Office 365 experience anywhere and everywhere on demand
- How each specific workload enable consumers to become more productive in their daily lives
- How the Office 365 API provides seamless integration to multiple devices
Wed22Oct2014Online - Free
Join SharePoint expert, Ron Charity as he walks IT professionals through a cursory overview of what replication is, how to identify replication as a solution, best practices for technical solutions and operational activities required to sustain a replication solution.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the SPS Events Reston event.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the 2nd SPS Events Louisville event.
Designed and developed by a steering committee made up of clients, consultants and SharePoint solutions providers, SharePoint Summit 2014 is a key event for meeting important players in the SharePoint community and learning about their successes – and mistakes. Participants will also have access to carefully selected SharePoint partners who will present the products and services they offer to help you complete your projects.
Wed29Oct2014Online - Free
This webcast focuses on the storage aspects of SharePoint Backup and Restore, outlining how concepts like Shredded Storage work and examining advanced concepts such as Remote BLOB Storage and ways to reduce your overall backup storage footprint for SharePoint and even attain faster backup speeds.
Wed05Nov2014Online - Free
This webinar will provide you with a holistic view of SharePoint backup and restore with a focus on key subjects that must be covered in order to plan, design, implement and manage a SharePoint backup and restore solution that meets requirements and is sustainable.
Sharepoint TechFest is an annual conference and exhibition built specifically for business and technology executives, highlighting the region's innovation and technology development opportunities by showcasing pioneering products and services.
Thu06Nov2014Online - Free
Learn the strategy and processes of SharePoint customization in this introduction to styling and branding on the SharePoint platform. Ask questions and interact with SharePoint design expert with years of experience implementing and building unique SharePoint user experiences.
Thu06Nov2014Fri07Nov2014Online - $695/person
Get your SharePoint branding kick-started with the SharePoint CSS Experience and learn how to re-brand SharePoint using nothing but CSS. This course focuses on identifying and writing the selectors and combining the right properties to get the desired effect – the stuff that frustrates most people about CSS.
SharePoint Version: All. Concepts are applicable for 2007, 2010, 2013 and SharePoint Online. Code samples provided will be for 2010, 2013 and SharePoint Online.
SharePoint administrators, end users, managers, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the 2nd SPS Connecticut event.
Mon10Nov2014Thu13Nov2014Las Vegas, Nevada
This one-of-a-kind event is designed to give you the FULL STORY to address common business scenarios, including file-based collaboration, team sites, search, enterprise social, and business intelligence. This event is more than just dozens of the best sessions from world-renowned experts. It is a series of journeys that will take you from beginning to end in a logical, carefully-designed curriculum that ensures you will take away practical, ready-to-implement guidance and solutions.
Sat15Nov2014San Diego, CA
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the 1st SPS Events San Diego
Tue18Nov2014Wed19Nov2014Onsite and Online - $995.00
This course will provide users with the knowledge and skills required to publish Business Intelligence to a SharePoint 2010 and 2013 website. SharePoint includes a host of tools to make this possible and this course will enable users to choose the appropriate tool for the task and leverage that tool to create interactive dashboards and Self-Service BI endpoints. Students will have the opportunity to complete labs that take the data from its source and visualize it in multiple SharePoint destinations including Visio Services, Excel Services, PowerPivot, PerformancePoint and SQL Reporting Services including PowerView.
This two day in person and online course begins at 9:00 am and ends at 4:00pm EST. For in person attendees our facility is at 125 High Street 20th Floor Boston, MA 02110.
In this highly interactive and hands-on course, students will learn to style and brand the SharePoint 2013 platform using traditional web design and development techniques.
This webinar will explore the subject of Text Analytics from different perspectives. The first is cleansing the data, and the second is identifying content from diverse repositories and applications, in a granular way. Find out how the Concept Searching technology platforms facilitate the process of text analytics.
We have changed the name, slightly for 2014 (formerly SharePoint Connections) so the conference fits into our portfolio of "Connect" conferences, but the content will still be the latest news, updates, tips & tricks about SharePoint to IT Pro's, End Users, Developers and Business Managers delivered by independent and Microsoft SharePoint experts.
With major changes happening to the SharePoint system in the near future, the agenda this year will consist of sessions about Integration, Cloud, Web Dev, Mobile Apps, Social, Hybrid, Migration and much more.
Thu20Nov2014Fri21Nov2014San Francisco, CA
The seminar explores SharePoint, Knowledge Management and the interplay between both.
Seminar sessions will provide analysis and insight into:
- SharePoint defined and what it can do for your company
- SharePoint Online vs. SharePoint On-premises
- What is Knowledge Management
- Findability, information taxonomy and metadata
- Some common uses of SharePoint
- SharePoint Governance
- Lessons Learned from successful SharePoint rollouts
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the 3rd annual SPSOttawa event.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the SPS Events Phoenix event.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the Fall 2014 SharePoint Saturday - Twin Cities event.
CollabCon is a business and information technology conference that will help you discover creative and innovative business solutions through collaboration. This collaborative conference brings together world-class speakers talking about their areas of expertise. Connect with like-minded individuals and expand your knowledge base.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the SharePoint Saturday Sydney.
SharePoint administrators, end users, architects, developers, and other professionals that work with Microsoft SharePoint Technologies will meet for the 5th SPS Events UK.
Thu04Dec2014Online - Free
Antonio Maio, SharePoint MVP, provides insight regarding the tools and skills needed to manage your SharePoint 2013 infrastructure, including:
- A walkthrough of the most important components of Central Administration
- An introduction to key PowerShell concepts
- A review of Site Collection Administration tasks for IT Pros
Attend SharePoint Fest Chicago, where you will be able to attend technical classes and seminars taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers, Microsoft engineers and Microsoft MVPs, covering Enterprise Content Management, Infrastructure/Administration, Composites (Workflow), Search, Business Intelligence, & Development. Choose one complete learning track or mix & match based on what content best meets you and your organization's current needs.
Tue09Dec2014Fri12Dec2014Online - $1295/seat
Don't be wooed by the excitement of the Design Manager in SharePoint 2013. There is still no magic EASY button for SharePoint branding. But it doesn't have to be hard either. In this class you will learn how not to be intimidated by .NET code while successfully branding your SharePoint site to make it look how you want – layout, colors, fonts, you name it. You got the design and now you need the where and how. That is where the SharePoint Branding Experience course begins.
Upon completion of this in-depth 2-day course, you will know how to successfully install, configure and manage SharePoint 2013. This course is intended for technical SharePoint Users and Administrators responsible for managing a SharePoint 2013 Farm.
The administration and architecture courses provide in-depth instruction for managing SharePoint 2013. These courses will help extend administrator's knowledge of SharePoint 2013 maximizing their learning potential in the areas of content development, account management and configuration.
The SharePoint Technology Conference – is the largest independent SharePoint training conference in the world - for SharePoint IT professionals, SharePoint power-users, and developers.
Choose from more than 70 Classes and Tutorials! Learn from the brightest minds in the SharePoint universe – more than 40 Expert Speakers and Microsoft MVPs!
There's a shortage of SharePoint experts so develop your skills, and improve your own professional standing!
Technical classes and workshops – taught by Microsoft Certified Trainers, Microsoft engineers and Microsoft MVPs – covering Enterprise Content Management, Power Users, Social SharePoint, Business Value, Implementation/Administration, Office 365, Search, Business Intelligence, Special Topics & Development.
The event will consist of pre-conference workshops on April 8th, followed by a two day conference April 9-10. Over 40 speakers and 70+ sessions spread over multiple tracks are anticipated.
The inaugural, unified Microsoft commercial technology conference in Chicago, Illinois. Bringing the best of what made the past Microsoft conferences so valuable, plus adding more of what you've asked for including:
- Clearer visibility into Microsoft's future technology vision and roadmap
- Unparalleled access to Microsoft senior leaders and the developers who write the code – many of whom will present and engage with you and answer your questions
- A broader range of learning opportunities across all of Microsoft's technologies, including actionable best practices from industry experts
- Deep community interaction with the top technology professionals and industry peers in structured and informal settings
- Epic after-hour festivities for you to unwind and turn up the fun!
IT/Dev Connections brings you the top names from today's IT and development industries. Our expert speakers deliver in-depth technical training sessions that help you solve today's challenges and prepare for the latest technology trends.
Use Meetup.com to find Microsoft SharePoint Technology Meetup Group near you. Meetup is the world’s largest network of local groups. Meetup makes it easy for anyone to organize a local group or find one of the thousands already meeting up face-to-face.