Windows Management User Group Netherlands - Meeting #1 2020


Since 2013 the WMUG NL is organizing multiple events every year! Join us and share your knowledge about Azure, Microsoft 365, System Center and more.

For this event, we can announce that we will be joined by Sami Laiho, location to be announced shortly.

Sami Laiho is one of the world’s leading professionals in the Windows OS and Security. Sami has been working with and teaching OS troubleshooting, management, and security since 1996.
In 2019 Sami was chosen by TiVi-magazine as one of the top 100 influencers in IT in Finland. He is the 11th most followed person in his field in Finland.
At Ignite 2018, Sami’s “Behind the Scenes: How to build a conference winning session” and “Sami Laiho: 45 Life Hacks of Windows OS in 45 minutes” sessions were ranked as #1 and #2 out of 1708 sessions!! This was the first time in the history of the conference that anyone has been able to do this.
Before that, at Ignite 2017, the world’s biggest Microsoft event, Sami was evaluated as the Best External Speaker! Also, Sami’s sessions were evaluated as the Best session in TechEd North America, Europe and Australia in 2014, and Nordic Infrastructure Conference in 2016, 2017 and 2019.

Program of the Meetup:

• 16:00 – 16:30 Reception and welcome by location sponsor
• 16:30 – 17:30 Session 1: 60 Life Hacks of Windows in 60 minutes, Sami Laiho
• 17:35 - 18:20 Sponsor session by Jeroen Braak from Flexera about Software Vulnerability Management
• 18:20 – 19:15 Food, provided by location sponsor
• 19:15 – 20:15 Session 2: Securing Windows in 2020+, Sami Laiho
• 20:15 – 21:15 drinks provided by location sponsor

60 Life Hacks of Windows in 60 minutes

Do you believe you know a lot about Windows but you would be eager to learn more? Sami Laiho, one of the world's leading operating system experts, shows you 45 tips and tricks about the Windows OS that you didn't even know existed! You will walk out thinking "How did I miss that for all these years!" Sami's sessions were evaluated as the #1 and #2 Best Session at Microsoft Ignite 2018 so you can rest assured that you will learn a lot and have fun while doing it!

Securing Windows in 2020+

In year 2019 the number of malware per day did not increase for the first time in years. On the other hand the amount of money lost because of malware and security breaches more than doubled. The biggest threat to people is currently ransomware, cryptominers and loss of credentials. Join this session to hear one of the world’s leading security professionals, Sami Laiho, give his predictions on security in 2020 and forward, and what Windows can do to protect you in the all the time evolving cybersecurity landscape.