The Best of Project Ignite at SPC12


In case you are coming to SharePoint Conference 2012 on November 12-15, 2012 to Las Vegas -

    1. Register for the technical Project pre-day at no charge today - The Best of the New Project Ignite! Project Ignite is a technical training offered directly from Microsoft to IT Professionals, Developers and Solution architects. The training helps to understand the key changes and enhancements in new Microsoft Project – especially Project Online Preview and Project Pro for Office 365 Preview. If you are travelling on Sunday to SPC and you can't attend the whole pre-day, or you just want see specific portions of it - don't worry - but make sure you are registered!
    2. Check out Project sessions as announced here!

The Best of Project Ignite Agenda for Sunday November 11th 2012 -

Time End Module Module detailed description Speaker
8:00 AM 9:00 AM room open, breakfast, registration    
9:00 AM 9:30 AM Welcome   Jan Kalis
9:30 AM 11:00 AM Introducing the New Project - from Task Management to full Project and Portfolio Management on premises and online! Highlights the key investments in the New Project - including the new exciting capabilities of building the schedule in a SharePoint list and seamlessly growing into full PPM with Project Server 2013 and Project Online. Jan Kalis, Christophe Fiessinger
11:00 AM 11:15 AM break    
11:15 AM 12:30 PM Project Online Overview An overview of Office 365, introduce Project Online and Project pro for Office 365, demonstrate how to get started with Project Online, and discuss Online frequently asked questions.  Christophe Fiessinger
12:30 PM 1:30 PM lunch and discussion    
1:30 PM 2:30 PM Microsoft Project Customization - Business Intelligence, Demand Management This session highlights the new capabilities in the New Project - across Project desktop and Project Server and Project Online, focusing on Business Intelligence and Demand Management and workflow creation with Visio 2013 and SharePoint Designer 2013. Jan Kalis
2:30 PM 2:45 PM break    
2:45 PM 4:00 PM What's new for IT Professionals Overview architecture and procedure to deploy, upgrade and operate Project Server 2013, lots of demos! Christophe Fiessinger
4:00 PM 5:00 PM Microsoft Project Extensibility - Building Apps for The New Project Office and SharePoint Store drives lot of excitement among users and partners. The New Project fully leverages those investments - making it very easy for customers to acquire and for partner to sell their apps. Come to see demos and new capabilities! Jan Kalis
5:00 PM 5:15 PM Q&A Session    
5:15 PM   Event ends    


Looking forward to see you in Vegas!


Jan Kalis & Christophe Fiessinger
Senior Product Marketing Managers Project/Visio
Microsoft Corporation