Wednesday, December 11th 2019, 3:00 pm

  • Matt Lavieri

    Manager in Protiviti's Cloud Practice

OFF104 - Introduction to Microsoft 365 Learning Pathways

This session provides an introduction to the Microsoft 365 Learning Pathways training portal that is currently in Beta. We will review how to provision the module using PnP Provisioning and then review how to customize the portal. The session will also show users how to create a custom help tile in their O365 tenant to help point users to the learning module.

Wednesday, December 11th 2019, 3:00 pm

  • Max Fritz

    Technology Solutions Professional at Microsoft

AZR104 - Configure Azure AD Connect like the Pros

Join this session to understand one of the most vital components of Azure AD and Office 365; synchronizing your local directory. We will go through step by step setting up a simple directory synchronization with Azure AD Connect all the way to setting it up in a multi-forest, multi-domain, and even multi-tenant scenario. We'll walk through the preparation steps you should perform before syncing, and then dig deep into installation and customization to make sure your directory syncs in just the way you want it. Expect deep dives into identity transformations and filtering, single sign on methods such as Seamless SSO, and password methodologies including password sync, write-back, and pass-through authentication. We will also dig deep into PowerShell and the must know commands to maintain and troubleshoot your installation. Finally, we will also show how to troubleshoot the more problematic issues, and how to setup a backup Azure AD Connect installation.

Wednesday, December 11th 2019, 3:00 pm

  • Adam Ochs

    MCSA MCPS MSAS

SPT104 - The Ultimate OneNote Guide

OneNote is an extremely Powerful, and often overlooked tool in the utility belt that is the Office Suite. Whether you are new to OneNote, or a seasoned user, this session will cover many great features, tips, and tricks of OneNote. There will be no formal slide deck presentation here, role up your sleeves and follow along on your own laptop, or watch as I demo from mine. Covering both the OneNote App and the Online version, we will be demoing the product together in live time showing off some of the most dynamic features that can change how you and your users work. From great tips and tricks in the applications itself, to wonderful connections between Outlook, Teams, and PowerPoint, come spend a session on a topic that will have real meaningful return on your productivity today.

Friday, December 13th 2019, 9:00 am

  • Liam Cleary

    Microsoft MVP

ADM301 - Using the Patterns and Practices (PnP) components with SharePoint and SharePoint Online

Microsoft and community members have developed the patterns and practices (PnP) as a way to guide us in the best approaches for working with Share Point and SharePoint Online. Whether you are building custom solutions or just want to manage them better using PowerShell there are components in the PnP for them. In this session we will look at the PnP and how to use it whether we are developing or administrating SharePoint.

Friday, December 13th 2019, 10:40 am

  • Mark Rackley

    Microsoft MVP

TMS302 - It’s Time to Modernize Your Company FAQ with a No-Code Bot in Microsoft Teams

The thought of creating a bot may sound like a daunting task to anyone without a technical background. I know as a developer when I was tasked with writing a Question and Answer bot I was apprehensive as to what all it would entail. It turns out the process is extremely simple and requires no technical abilities whatsoever. In fact, after creating the bot it struck me that the Question and Answer bot is the ideal bot to replace your company’s FAQ. We all have them. Frequently Asked Questions. Attend this session and learn: • How ANYONE can create a QnA Bot and deploy it to Teams • How to source FAQ information from spreadsheets, web pages, and other sources • How to take advantage of AI Cognitive Services to determine user intent when they ask questions • ALL without writing a line of code! It’s time that you modernize your company’s FAQ