NSC is happy to introduce one of the most engaging and entertaining SharePoint speakers out there, Dux Raymond Sy!!
As a thought leader in driving business transformation, Dux is the author of SharePoint for Project Management (http://www.oreilly.com/catalog/9780596520144/index.html). A sought after trusted advisor, Dux is a Project Management Professional (PMP) (http://www.pmi.org/en/Certification/Project-Management-Professional-PMP.aspx) and a Microsoft SharePoint MVP (http://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/mvp/Dux%20Raymond%20Sy-4030552) that has authored various whitepapers, articles and presented in industry events worldwide.
He is the vice president for customer strategy & solutions of AvePoint Public Sector (http://avepointpublicsector.com/) focused on delivering strategic customer solutions that help impact positive transformation and enables organizations to achieve their overall mission.
He has had the privilege of speaking with Bill Gates (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UxrVni27Jy8), having the Atlanta Falcons drumline open his keynote presentation (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaNwMLGXy4U), performing impromptu at Hard Rock Cafe (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jaYw22M1G50), beatboxing while wearing a kilt (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bj1N-5vxyDc&list=UUQX49R_Ezy_G0cuvv7TW_HQ&feature=c4-overview) and even jumped on the Gangnam Style phenomenon (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKJkQfNQv40&playnext=1&list=PLP6S22-8Y2CcRoq6JwZYwIJ4akigvcQ6g&feature=results_video).
An avid foodie (http://duxquax.com/?sort=&search=duxcooks), Dux has consumed exotic food that even locals wouldn’t dare try (http://www.flickr.com/photos/innovative-e/5538846066/in/set-72157626068821864). Someday he will pick up a paddle and go back rowing as he once was part of the Philippine Dragon Boat Rowing team (http://duxquax.com/2013/06/12/photo-great-dragonboat-memories-tnx-bing-for-the-reminder/).
See Dux' blog here: http://meetdux.com/
NB! All attendees at the meeting will receive an e-copy of Dux' renowned book, "SharePoint 2010 for Project Management", for free!!
After Dux' session and a short pizza break, we will start up the second session of the evening where Knut Relbe-Moe from Steria will give the audience a thorough introduction to what Codename "Oslo" and Office Graph are all about.
Knut is a SharePoint evangelist, speaker and mentor, currently working for Steria Norway as a senior solution architect. Knut has a background as a developer, and has taken the step into architecture/advisor and the bigger questions. Knuts main focus is advising clients with solving SharePoint upgrading and/or migration questions, SharePoint Infrastructure and to follow best practices on creating the enviroment. He is also helpful with configuring Search, automation, and virtually anything that can be done with PowerShell.
See Knut's blog here: http://www.sharepointblog.no
As usual we will team up for a SharePint at a nearby bar after the last session. Location will be announced shortly
17.30 - 18.00 - Reception and Drinks
18.00 - 19.00 - Dux Raymond Sy, AvePoint "How Can IT Inspire, Motivate & Drive Sustainable SharePoint Adoption?"
19.00 - 19.30 - Pizzas & Drinks (Sponsored by AvePoint)
19.30 - 20.30 - Knut RELBE-MOE , Steria 'Decoding CodeName "Oslo" '
20.30: SharePint at Bjørungs Bar , Parkveien 25 http://bjørungs.no/