Join us for an Exciting Event! Microsoft SharePoint as a Development Platform in Federal Government

Microsoft SharePoint as a Development

Platform in Federal Government


This event will be held in two locations:

March 3rd  - Microsoft Reston office (Reston, VA)

March 10th - Regal Gallery Place Theater Washington,DC (707 Seventh St NW)

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March 3

Reston, VA


March 10

Washington, DC

Event Date: March 3rd & March 10th

Registration: 8:30 am

Event Time: 9:00 - 16:00

Event Location: Reston, VA & Washington, DC

Join us for a day of exploring SharePoint-as-a-Development-Platform. First we will examine some real world Federal SharePoint development projects looking at both business and technical details. From there, will take a developers tour into the SharePoint Development Platform and demonstrate how you can quickly build custom SharePoint applications leveraging the project templates, designers, and packaging tools within Visual Studio 2010. Finally, we will explore how to streamline your SharePoint development projects with the use of Team Foundation Server (TFS) for all of your Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) activities.

The Agenda




8:30 – 9:30



9:00 – 10:30

Come and join us as we explore approaches for building scalable, custom SharePoint solutions for the Federal Government. We will walk through the platform architectures, challenges faced, and use of cloud computing to accelerate the development and delivery. Hear perspective on how delivering solutions on the SharePoint platform, such as, has enabled Federal other customers to realize a significant ROI in SharePoint.

Lamont Harrington; CTO Synteractive Corp.


Synteractive Corp was recently named top Microsoft Federal Partner for 2010.

10:30 – 10:45


10:45 – 12:15

This session will provide a deeper look at how Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 tooling enables building applications on the SharePoint Platform. Through overview and live demonstration, see how this compelling platform has evolved and extended your custom application capabilities.

Zhiming Xue; Sr. Architect Evangelist

12:15 – 1:15

Lunch Break: Q&A relative to the morning sessions. Federal Guest speaker in DC location.

Due to Federal Gift Giving policies, lunch will not be provided. Each location will have purchase options onsite or short walk away.

1:15 - 3:00

Application lifecycle management (ALM) refers to process methods and controls that can be applied to aspects of software development. This session will take a deep dive into best practices on environmental setup/management and illustrate how Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) provides all the ALM capacities necessary for teams building custom applications on the SharePoint platform.

Brian Jordan; Principal Technology Specialist

Who Should Attend

CTO, CIO, Architects, Developers and Technical Stakeholders who wish to gain a better understanding of the long term vision of SharePoint as a platform for Enterprise Applications & the benefit of developing for SharePoint

This 9am-4pm event will be held in two locations:

  •  March 3rd - Microsoft Reston office (Reston, VA)
  • March 10th - Regal Gallery Place Theater : Washington, DC (707 Seventh St NW)