Speakers


Dux Raymond Sy

Managing Partner Innovative-e, Inc.


As a thought leader in maximizing SharePoint to deliver business value in the enterprise, Dux is a managing partner of Innovative-e, a Microsoft partner focused on leading, inspiring, and being the catalyst of organizational transformation that enables clients to achieve tangible business results with Microsoft technologies.

A certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a SharePoint Most Valuable Professional (MVP), he is the author of various white papers, articles, and the book "SharePoint for Project Management" published by O'Reilly Media.

He is focused on empowering organizations on how to leverage the business benefits of SharePoint and drive sustainable enterprise social adoption. He has successfully facilitated the implementation of SharePoint for commercial, educational, and government enterprises.

A sought after speaker, Dux is among the Top 25 SharePoint Influencers and has presented in various events worldwide. Feel free to connect with Dux on Twitter.


Rob LaMear

CEO & Founder of Fpweb.net


Rob started Fpweb.net from scratch and believes that the key to success has been its people and the energy they bring, hands down. Rob has been with SharePoint since its inception and his passion for customer care and delivering a premium product has set a new standard in SharePoint Hosting. As much as he likes work and technology, Rob loves spending time with his family completely unplugged, and has never missed an opportunity to join a pickup game of soccer in the park.


Eric Harlan

PFE, Microsoft and co-Founder of SPSEvents.org


In between searching the planet high and low for the best skiing conditions, deepest powder, and crazy ‘steeps,’ Eric Harlan spends most of his time in the technology field.

Eric has been in the IT industry for ten years, and heavily involved with SharePoint for six years. Starting from a developer role, Eric has moved on to a more architectural role with a focus on configuration and server implementation.

Never forgetting his developer roots, he still jumps in when needed to pick up the slack on custom dev needs. As a SharePoint Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft, Eric is the first on the ground to troubleshoot SharePoint issues as well as to kick off proactive engagements.

Eric is involved with many volunteer organizations from SharePoint Saturdays, Global SharePoint Users Group, and educational code camps to President and Co-Founder of the Baltimore SharePoint User Group.

Eric also does many speaking events revolving around SharePoint. Topics range from SharePoint development and InfoPath development tricks and gotchas to basic SharePoint sessions for the end user.


Anders Johnsson

Chairman of the Board, Bamboo Solutions


For over 25 years, Anders Johnsson has held leadership positions with international technology companies. Prior to assuming the position of Chairman of the Board at Bamboo, his extensive experience encompasses the management of several companies through their start-up and growth phases, including ADITUS Medical and iClin Solutions, which he founded in Malmö, Sweden. An engineer by education and early professional experience, he has held positions as a Systems Analyst, Product Owner, Business Unit Manager, and Director of Sales and Marketing, and has served as CEO and as a Board member for several companies. With his wealth of experience in the technology sector, he brings a multi-disciplinary approach to his leadership of Bamboo.


Joe Herres

Executive Vice President of Product and co-founder of H3 Solutions


Joe Herres is the Executive Vice President of Product and co-founder of H3 Solutions where he is responsible for the direction and execution of all products and services. He has over 14 years of experience in the Web and IT industries, with the last seven dedicated exclusively to SharePoint. A patented inventor, he has extensive experience in user interface concept, design, and development. Joe is fluent in a variety of multimedia, Web and software development tools from LAMP to .NET and many things in between. He has been involved in developing mobile solutions since 2002, from MMS content delivery servers to traditional mobile apps and HTML 5 mobile Web apps. Currently, he spends the majority of his time leading the teams responsible for the development, support and services related to Mobile Entrée, a Web app that optimizes SharePoint features for all major mobile devices.


Shawn Beeson

Solutions Engineer, NewsGator Technologies


Shawn Beeson is a Solutions Engineer for NewsGator Technologies in Denver, Colorado helping customers and prospects define and implement their social strategies with NewsGator products. Shawn has deep expertise in Enterprise Social design and implementation and all facets of SharePoint with a strong emphasis on architecting and delivering highly customized, human-centric solutions built on the SharePoint platform. Shawn has worked in IT for the past 14 years and as an IT consultant for more than 8 years. Shawn also worked as a member of the Patterns & Practices team at Microsoft developing Version 2.0 and 3.0 of the SharePoint Guidance. He is a Microsoft Certified Professional Developer in ASP.NET and SharePoint 2010 Development, a Certified IT Professional in SharePoint 2010 , a Certified Technical Specialist in SharePoint 2010, MOSS and WSS Configuration, and also a Certified Scrum Master.


Mark Miller

Senior Storyteller NothingButSharePoint, EndUserSharePoint, NothingButBranding


I help companies create strategic plans to gain global visibility for their products and services through the use of social media tools , online community building and relationship development.” – Mark Miller, Senior Storyteller

Mark Miller, Senior Storyteller, is recognized internationally for weaving engaging tales to simplify the explanation of complex, technological solutions. He is a serial community builder, participating in the creation of global online communities such as NothingButSharePoint, EndUserSharePoint and NothingButBranding.

Mark travels internationally from his home in New York City, speaking on the building of community, methods for using social media to engage an online audience, the uses of SharePoint for enterprise level collaboration, and the future of productivity. His most recent excursion with the “Sharing the Point” team found him in Africa, stopping in Johannesburg, Cape Town, Nairobi, Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro.


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Agenda Details

8:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration and Coffee
9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Anders Johnsson  - "Opening Remarks"
9:15 AM - 10:00 AM Dux Raymond Sy  - "Lead the Enterprise Social Revolution: How to Drive Sustainable Adoption"
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM Rob LaMear  - "CEO Insider: Barriers to the Cloud"
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM Shawn Beeson  - "Enterprise Social – A Human-centric Approach"
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Morning Break
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM Joe Herres  - "Mobility Showdown: App vs. Web and Other Controversial Topics"
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM Mark Miller  - "Breaking Bad SharePoint"
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM Eric Harlan  - "Confessions of a PFE, Where there was No Planning there was No Adoption"
12:45 PM - 2:00 PM Anders Johnsson  - "Lunch and Networking with closing remarks"

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Dux Raymond Sy

Managing Partner Innovative-e, Inc.
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Rob LaMear

CEO & Founder of Fpweb.net
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Eric Harlan

PFE, Microsoft and co-Founder of SPSEvents.org
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Anders Johnsson

Chairman of the Board, Bamboo Solutions
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Joe Herres

Executive Vice President of Product and co-founder of H3 Solutions
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Shawn Beeson

Solutions Engineer, NewsGator Technologies
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Mark Miller

Senior Storyteller NothingButSharePoint, EndUserSharePoint, NothingButBranding
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202.787.1000
www.thehamiltondc.com

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Georgia Aquarium
225 Baker Street NW
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404.581.4000
www.georgiaaquarium.org/

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