Brand Alliance Director, AvePoint | Microsoft Regional Director + Office Apps & Services MVP
Christian BuckleyBrand Alliance Director, AvePoint | Microsoft Regional Director + Office Apps & Services MVP
Christian is the Microsoft Go-To-Market Director at AvePoint, and both a Microsoft Regional Director (RD) and Most Valuable Professional (MVP).
An award-winning product marketer and technology evangelist, Christian's almost 30-year tech career has included Chief Marketing Officer and Chief Evangelist for several leading SharePoint ISVs, and he was part of the Microsoft team that launched the hosted SharePoint platform in Office 365.
He has worked with some of the world’s largest technology companies to build and deploy social, collaboration, and supply chain solutions, and sold his first software startup to Rational Software in 2001.
Co-author of books on both SharePoint and software configuration management (SCM), Christian is one of the most widely published names within the Microsoft ecosystem, and can be found online at www.buckleyplanet.com
Dux Raymond Sy
Microsoft RD and MVP, AvePoint Chief Brand Officer
Dux Raymond SyMicrosoft RD and MVP, AvePoint Chief Brand Officer
Dux is the Chief Brand Officer of AvePoint. With over 20 years of business and technology experience, he’s been a driving force behind digital transformations for commercial, educational and public sector organizations all over the world! A sought after public speaker who’s best friends with the camera—and exceptionally personable too—he’s also a published author of “SharePoint for Project Management.” As a Microsoft Regional Director (RD) and Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), he’s a tireless advocate of diversity, inclusion & technology who’s written numerous whitepapers, articles, and delivered engaging interactive presentations at leading industry events worldwide. When he’s not globetrotting, or invigorating audiences, Dux lives in Washington, DC with his amazing wife and 2 kids. In his free time, he enjoys running along the Potomac River, sampling the most exotic foods ever (grilled scorpion, anyone?)
Microsoft 365 has the perfect tool for any enterprise collaboration scenario, but with so many options it can confuse users and admins alike.
Two Microsoft MVP/Regional Directors, Dux Raymond Sy and Christian Buckley, will provide a birds eye view of the Microsoft 365 collaboration landscape before diving in to show you how to effectively structure and help enable your organization to leverage the inner loop (Teams) and outer loop (Yammer).
AND we’ll show you the key to understanding how it's all connected and how it really works: Microsoft 365 Groups. There are more than 20 ways to create a Group, and we’ll show you how that can impact your collaboration personally and organization-wide.
Finally, we’ll cover the best practices for managing access to documents and workspaces so that your collaboration doesn’t become an overshare.
Start your new year off right and keep your resolution to deepen your understanding of the nuances of Microsoft 365 collaboration!