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AvePoint Hosts Inaugural SharePoint User Conference Japan

In response to Microsoft SharePoint’s rapid adoption in Japan, AvePoint presents Microsoft MVPs who will share best practices for SharePoint success at the first-ever SharePoint User Conference Japan, hosted by SharePoint’s partner ecosystem

Jersey City, NJ — February 28, 2012 — In its continued effort to support the burgeoning global SharePoint community, AvePoint, the leader in governance and infrastructure management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, today announced it will host the first-ever SharePoint User Conference Japan taking place on March 23, 2012 in Tokyo. SharePoint User Conference Japan will feature world-renowned Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) speaking on the most important topics in the global SharePoint community today in order to provide the knowledge necessary to realize the full business benefits of Microsoft SharePoint 2010.

“Since opening our first AvePoint office in Japan in 2008, we have worked closely with organizations in the country to improve their global collaboration and productivity using SharePoint,” said Yoshihiro Kozuki, General Manager of AvePoint Japan. “Now, with offices in Osaka and Tokyo, I’m excited that AvePoint is taking the next step in firmly entrenching itself in this vibrant SharePoint community by bringing together the brightest minds in the industry today to share their expertise at SharePoint User Conference Japan.”

Topics that will be discussed at SharePoint User Conference Japan include cloud computing, customizations, deployment, enterprise content management, governance, market trends, and accelerating user adoption for SharePoint 2010. Speakers include:

  • Yoshihiro Kozuki, AvePoint Japan

  • Yoshiaki Nishida, Nihon Unisys, SharePoint MVP

  • Ken Shiomitsu, AvePoint Singapore

  • Kazuhiko Nakamura, Simplesso Consulting

  • Dan Holme, AvePoint Inc., SharePoint MVP

  • Hiroaki Oikawa, Avanade Inc., SharePoint MVP

  • Atsuo Yamasaki, PiecePoint, SharePoint MVP

  • Rie Okuda, Crie Illuminate Inc., InfoPath MVP

  • Ai Yamazaki, Office i corporation, SharePoint MVP

  • Masaki Nishioka, Infoshare Inc.

  • Saiki Koyama, Jorudan Co., Ltd. VSTO MVP

For more information SharePoint User Conference Japan, please visit AvePoint’s Japanese-language microsite. To learn more about some of the organizations in Japan that have realized SharePoint success with AvePoint, please visit the Case Studies page on AvePoint’s website.

About AvePoint

AvePoint is a global technology company and proven software leader. Since its founding in 2001, AvePoint provides enterprise-class governance and infrastructure management solutions for Microsoft SharePoint. Propelled by its SharePoint-exclusive research & development team, AvePoint helps more than 8,000 customers – including many Fortune 500 companies and government agencies – meet their specific business objectives utilizing SharePoint. AvePoint, Inc. is headquartered and maintains its principal operational center in Jersey City, NJ, with wholly owned operational centers in the USA, Canada, Australia, South Africa, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, Japan, Singapore, and China. AvePoint is a Microsoft Gold Certified Portals and Collaboration Partner and Gold Certified ISV Partner as well as a US Government GSA provider via strategic partnerships.

AvePoint Media Contact

Heather Aponte – Communications Manager
Tel: 201-793-1111
Email: Heather.Aponte@avepoint.com

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