Empower Your Organization with SharePoint 2013 and ECM
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 from 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM (PDT)
Empower Your Organization With SharePoint 2013 and Enterprise Content Management
Join SharePoint experts and Microsoft Partners, ShareSquared, KnowledgeLake and K2 for a special event to educate IT professionals and managers about Enterprise Content Management in SharePoint 2013.
This Roadshow features an action-packed agenda, including a networking lunch and presentations on some of the hottest topics surrounding SharePoint 2013.
9:30am - 10:00am Registration
10:00am - 10:15am Welcome
10:15am - 11:00am Information Architecture - Building a Solid Foundation for SharePoint ECM
Join Microsoft SharePoint Certified Master, Jim Duncan, to learn more about what Microsoft has provided in the latest version of SharePoint to support Enterprise Content Management, where he sees the gaps and gotchas, and his top ten list of special considerations for using SharePoint as the foundation for your organization's Enterprise Content Management initiatives. Bring your SharePoint questions as we've included a special "Ask the Master" segment at the end of Jim's presentation. This is a great opportunity to get all the info you need to start building an ECM solution on SharePoint 2013!
11:00am - 11:45 amEnterprise Content Management with SharePoint 2013
We all know SharePoint 2013 is fully-loaded with improvements, but are you positioned to make the most of its ECM features? Join KnowledgeLake Systems Engineer, John Farruggio, to ensure you will walk away from this session with a solid understand of how to best leverage Microsoft’s refreshed version of its flagship platform. Whether from your desktop, business application or even on the go, learn how to reduce the challenges and seize the opportunities SharePoint 2013 will bring to Enterprise Content Management.
11:45am - 12:00pm Lunch + Networking
12:00pm - 12:45pm Leveraging SharePoint to Create Critical Business Applications
Organizations frequently talk about "doing more with SharePoint," "making SharePoint easier for their users," and "delivering applications through SharePoint," but these efforts are often frustrated by technical complexities, the need for custom code and the daunting level of effort required to achieve their goals. K2 will demonstrate how it enables a broad range of users to quickly and easily leverage their investment in SharePoint to create both simple and business critical applications that include workflows, forms and business data (from SharePoint and beyond) through easy to use visual design tools. K2 lets your SharePoint platform, be it on-premises, cloud or both, become a tool to solve real challenges in your business.
12:45am - 1:00pm Wrap Up
Get to Know the Experts!
Jim Duncan is a Microsoft Certified Master for SharePoint, a former Microsoft SharePoint MVP and ShareSquared's Chief Architect. Jim has been working with the SharePoint product since its initial release in 2001. Jim has served as a Senior Architect and Project Lead on innumerable SharePoint implementations ranging from large scale enterprise portals to line of business systems built on the SharePoint platform. He is a pioneer in extending SharePoint beyond portal software by leveraging the SharePoint framework to construct mission critical web-based business applications.
John Farruggio provides technical sales support for KnowledgeLake, the market leader in Microsoft SharePoint Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions. John has several years of experience with document management and imaging technologies. In his role as System Engineer, John uses his extensive, technical knowledge of ECM, SharePoint and the KnowledgeLake product offerings and services to support and build sales growth. John provides technical presentations and demonstrations, and assists in other sales activities, such as configuration of software and envisioning/architecting solutions to customer business requirements. Leveraging his intensive experience, John assesses potential applications of KnowledgeLake products and services to offer solutions that meet the individual needs of each client.
Brandon Brown is a Principal Technology Specialist at K2, and has a diverse background that ranges from co-directing technology related content for nationally syndicated television and radio shows, to leading development teams in the manufacturing and supply chain management space. As a Software Architect for the last 12 years, Brandon has helped companies leverage technology to solve unique industry related business process and automation challenges. He has been with K2 for the past 6 years.