SharePoint User Group Meetup - March

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Dear All,

Our first meet-up of 2015 is scheduled! SharePoint MVP Serge Luca and SQL Server MVP Isabelle Van Campenhoudt are joining us to deliver a session on how Business Intelligence features of SharePoint online and Office 2013 including tools like Power View, PowerPivot, Power Query, Power Map ,Power BI sites and Q&A in Office 365!

Then we have local consultant Nicolas Buttin to talk about his Real World experience with SharePoint and K2 Workflows.

The meetup will take place on Tuesday the 24th of March. This meet-up is open to anyone who is interested in SharePoint in any capacity.

We will start at about 18:30, in the Salle Aung San Suu Kyi Room function room inside the Salles de la Maison des Associations - 15, Rue des Savoises - 1205 Genève (the northern edge of Plainpalais).

To add a little extra spice to the proceedings, local solution providers Serial SA have sponsored the event. This means our event costs have been met, and even better I can offer you some proper hospitality at the meeting. (A little food and drink is always welcome after a day at work!)

Many thanks to Serial SA - A leading Swiss IT services company specializing in SharePoint and Microsoft technologies. (


18:30 - 18:45

Presentation 1: Business Intelligence features of SharePoint Online and Office 2013 (Details Below)

18:45 - 19:45

Break and Refreshments

19:45 - 20:00

Presentation 2: Real World experience with SharePoint and K2 Workflows (Details Below)

20:00 - 21:00

Fin & SharePint...

Session 1 (Serge Luca and Isabelle Van Campenhoudt);

In this session, Serge & Isabelle will give you a deep overview of the Business Intelligence features of SharePoint online and Office 2013 including tools like Power View, PowerPivot, Power Query, Power Map ,PowerBI sites and Q&A in Office 365. Now any Power user can really do serious BI task in the cloud and connect their on premise data. See our spectacular demos that are both business and technology oriented.

Audience : SharePoint IT Pros and business users, level 200

Session 2 (Nicolas Buttin);

K2 empowers organizations to build workflow apps for SharePoint with rich forms, powerful workflows and access to all your existing information. At our Swiss IT services company, we had the opportunity to deploy this kind of application to several diverse customers. In this session, we'll present our lessons learned and suggest best practices for your own implementations.

Further Location Details;

Space located in the heart of Geneva, close to tram lines 12 and 15, bus 1
and 800 parking spaces beneath Plainpalais

Maison des Associations
Rue des Savoises[masked] - Genève
Phone: [masked]
Fax: [masked]


Speaker Bios;

Serge Luca is a SharePoint MVP, well known international speaker, co-author a book in SharePoint 2013 and author for SharePoint Pro Magazine. Serge has executed several assignments for the Microsoft SharePoint team (Redmond) across the world and has worked for Microsoft Learning as a Subject Matter Expert. He has trained more than a thousand developers in SharePoint. He is based in Brussels and is managing Partner of ShareQL (specialized in SharePoint and SQ Server

Isabelle Van Campenhoudt is a senior/consultant/speaker/author/trainer and Microsoft MVP SQL Server. Isabelle is also specialized in Business Intelligence but also in SQL Server migrations and performance tuning. She has been working with SQL Server since version 6.5 and is now focusing on SQL Server 2014. With Serge Luca, Isabelle co-founded