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#ShiftHappens Modern Workplace Conference to Focus on Accelerating Tech Intensity

Pragmatic strategies for achieving “tech intensity” to be shared June 25, 26 in Washington D.C.

Washington, D.C., December 12, 2018— The #ShiftHappens Conferenceis the foremost gathering of top professionals to exchange actionable strategies for building and accelerating digital capabilities within the modern workplace.

AvePoint will facilitate these discussions on June 25-26 in downtown Washington D.C. at the Conrad Hotel. Registration—$295 for early bird registration and free for public sector employees*—will be capped at 400 experts and practitioners, and it’s expected to sell out.

The inaugural event featured 35 sessions and speakers from NARA, Prudential Financial, Merck and others. This conference’s attendees can expect to gain insider tips and tricks, and best practices gleaned from modern workplace professionals who currently reside at:

  • Deloitte
  • FedEx
  • United Airlines
  • ISS Facilities Services
  • King County, Washington
  • And more.

Our speaker list includes:

  • Sherlaender Phillips, VP US Channel Sales, Microsoft
  • Lewis Shepherd, Senior Technology Leader, VMWare
  • John Peluso, Public Sector CTO, AvePoint; Microsoft Regional Director
  • Donna Sarkar, Head of Advocacy, Microsoft Power Platform, Microsoft
  • 10+ Microsoft MVPs

Organizations that are heavily regulated or have impactful digital transformation experiences should contact event organizers to discuss special pricing opportunities. Speaking and sponsorship opportunities are available.

*Public sector employees should send inquiries to shifthappenscon@avepoint.com to receive their promotional code. To qualify, email address must end in .gov or .mil or show proof of employment at a higher educational institution.

About AvePoint

AvePoint accelerates your digital transformation success. Over 16,000 companies and 7 million SharePoint and Office 365 users worldwide trust AvePoint software and services for their data migration, management, and protection needs in the cloud, on-premises and hybrid environments.

A four-time Microsoft Partner of the Year, AvePoint is a Microsoft Global ISV Partner and has been named to the Inc. 500|5000 six times and the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ five times. Founded in 2001, AvePoint is privately held and headquartered in Jersey City, NJ.


The conference focuses on “accelerating tech intensity” and will share insanely actionable strategies from leading practitioners. Get up close and personal with industry heavy hitters, change agents, and innovators as they impart their knowledge and experience amongst modern workplace enthusiasts in Washington, D.C. Doesn’t matter if you’re a public sector employee, a CTO, or an IT specialist, we have a learning path that’s just right for you! Find out how to get the most out of your Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint investments—and ensure you’re best informed while you continue to transform. See https://shifthappenscon.com for more details.

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