The Regional SharePoint Users Conference (RSUC) will be held on June 26th and 27th, 2009 (Friday and Saturday) from 7AM to 5PM in Dulles, VA. Click the Location link (above) for details.
For two exciting days, you'll be eating, drinking, talking and living Microsoft Office SharePoint with Microsoft's Most Valued Professionals (MVP's) from across the country. There are tracks for
- managers and
There will be time to network with some of the areas top employers where you will discover just how much demand there is for people with SharePoint skills. Learn the best practices for implementing SharePoint and how to customize it to meet your specific needs. Whether you are a beginner looking to advance your career, or an experienced professional that wants to get deeper knowledge, this is the place to do it.
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SharePoint Enterprise Architecture:
Harnessing the Power of Microsoft SharePoint
by Bob Mixon
Often referred to as the Swiss Army Knife of Portals, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server is the hottest and most powerful enterprise technology in the world today. However, harnessing this power and making it an effective part of day-to-day business operations can be a daunting task. It requires a careful balance of planning, governance, architecture, design and development to drive SharePoint throughout your business culture with increasing value. This presentation will focus on taxonomies, the role they play in find-ability, and provide you with some crucial keys to SharePoint implementation success!
Bob Mixon is a Senior Enterprise Information and SharePoint Architect with Mixon Consulting, Inc. Experts in Microsoft SharePoint Products, Technologies and Solutions. Bob is also a
Microsoft SharePoint Server MVP for 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
The Power of SharePoint to Shape Business Operations, Practices, and
Success - Or Why Buy SharePoint
by Ron Simmons
The theme of this presentation is to demonstrate how to leverage SharePoint to totally reorient business practices to more efficient operations and thus create cost effective solutions. The presentation is the results of over ten years of applying SharePoint to build Virtual Work Environment (VWE) solutions within the Federal Aviation Administration as well as the Department of Defense and consulting with private sector organizations. Participants should take away lessons learned as well as practical guides to successful SharePoint VWE Enterprise implementation and adoption strategies.
Ron Simmons is Director of KM Integration for the US Marine Corps, and a member of the eGov KM Advisory Board; member of the Telework Exchange Visionary Board; and Adjunct Professor at George Mason University – teaching Masters class on “Technology in Learning Organizations (VWE)” .
Among our confirmed speakers, we have some excelent presentations planned.
See our full schedule of over 45 topics and speakers:
NO PIZZA ZONE!!!! In the mornings we have a continental breakfast, and for lunch on Friday and Saturday we have:
- Tuscan Buffet
Tuscan Bean Soup
Tomato Mozzarella Salad with Pesto & Basil
Warm Rolls and Butter
Chicken sautéed with Artichokes, Roma
Tomatoes, Spinach, Garlic and Basil
Pasta Fruittadimare -- Seafood Penne Pasta
sautéed with a Light Chardonnay Cream Sauce
Seasonal Vegetable Medley
Dessert ~ Tiramisu
- Mediterranean Buffet
Mixed Garden Salad with Assorted Dressings
Warm Rolls and Butter
Beef and Chicken Kabobs with Vegetables --
Marinated in Olive Oil, Turmeric, Garlic and
Peppers and Grilled to Perfection
Served with a Lemon Yogurt Dip
The cost is $299 for the full 2 days of the conference, or $160 for a single dayt. Click here to register for the conference... We expect this conference to sell out like it did last year. Dont wait until the last minute to register. If we sell all the seats, we will maintain a waiting list and notify people on a first-come basis.
Lunch and continental breakfast are provided.
We have reserved a block of 20 rooms for the special rate of $89 per night. Click here to reserve a hotel room...
or call the hotel directly at 703-480-7441 and ask for Group Rate "SHP".
Refund policy: You may cancel your registration before May 29th and get a refund, less $20 handling fee. Cancellations between May 30 and June 21st are eligible for a refund but will have a $150 fee. Cancellations after June 21st are non-refundable.
SUGDC would like to thank AvePoint for being our Premium Sponsor. We would also like to thank the following Platinum Sponsors: