DIGITAL
TRANSFORMATION

FROM THE TRENCHES

Washington, D.C.
June 12-13, 2019

Early Bird Registration!
  • 30+ SESSIONS
  • 25+ SPEAKERS
  • 2 AWESOME DAYS

choose from 2 tracks

Broaden your horizons on the journey to
the new modern workplace.

#SHIFTHAPPENS

Modern workplace strategies that have worked for the biggest and most regulated

#ShiftHappens conference focuses on “digital transformation from the trenches” and will share insanely actionable strategies from leading practitioners.

Get up close and personal with industry heavy hitters, change agents, and innovators as they impart their knowledge amongst digital transformation enthusiasts in Washington, D.C.

Doesn’t matter if you’re a public sector employee, a CTO, or an IT specialist, we have a learning path that’s just right for you! Find out how to get the most out of your Microsoft Office 365 and SharePoint investments—and ensure you’re best informed while you continue to transform.

SESSIONS

How Microsoft planned, deployed and drove Microsoft Teams adoption to internal employees

Even Microsoft had to give careful consideration for how they rolled out Teams to more than 200,000 users. Hear directly from the experts at the Microsoft Core Services Engineering & Operations team how they planned, deployed and drove Teams adoption.

Business Acceleration

How to Operationalize Office 365 Governance for Provisioning, Management & Information Lifecycle

It is easier than ever for end-users to maximize Office 365 and start collaborating with Microsoft Teams and SharePoint. But this ease of use can be a double edged sword. Learn how can you prevent content sprawl, and ensure the right permissions and privacy settings are in place when most admin controls are out of your hands.

Technology Innovation

Real World Smart City: Learn How the City of Richmond, VA Transformed Citizen Services

New technologies in the cloud present both a challenge and opportunity for agencies to meet constituents' rising expectations. Learn how the city of Richmond, Virginia, implemented automated case management and incident-reporting technologies across six departments as part of its recently launched RVA311 citizen services platform.

Business Acceleration

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Jeff Teper

JEFF TEPER

CORPORATE VICE PRESIDENT - OFFICE 365,
MICROSOFT

Toni Townes-Whitley

TONI TOWNES-WHITLEY

PRESIDENT, US REGULATED INDUSTRIES,
MICROSOFT

Ray Wang

RAY WANG

PRINCIPAL ANALYST AND FOUNDER,
CONSTELLATION RESEARCH, INC.

Cheryl McKinnon

CHERYL MCKINNON

PRINCIPAL ANALYST,
FORRESTER

Stephen Murphy

STEPHEN MURPHY

FORMER DEA AGENT,
LED SUCCESSFUL MANHUNT OF PABLO ESCOBAR

FEATURED EXPERTS

Tony Redmond

TONY REDMOND

PRINCIPAL,
REDMOND & ASSOCIATES

Dux Raymond Sy

DUX RAYMOND SY

CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER,
AVEPOINT

Edmond Avanesian

EDMOND AVANESIAN

SR. SOLUTIONS SHAREPOINT ARCHITECT,
BOOZ ALLEN HAMILTON

Peter Breil

PETER BREIL

DIRECTOR OF CITIZEN SERVICE AND RESPONSE,
CITY OF RICHMOND

Simon Denton

SIMON DENTON

BUSINESS ARCHITECT,
MOTT MACDONALD

Mary Jo Foley

MARY JO FOLEY

EDITOR,
ZDNET

Paul Thurrott

PAUL THURROTT

NEWS DIRECTOR,
PETRI

Shane Perry

SHANE PERRY

IT SPECIALIST,
CENTERS FOR MEDICARE AND MEDICAID SERVICES

Pouneh Kaufman

POUNEH KAUFMAN

PRINCIPAL PM,
MICROSOFT

MARRIOTT MARQUIS

901 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, District Of Columbia 20001

Convenience and style merge at Marriott Marquis Washington, DC. Boasting a forward-thinking design that reflects its vibrant setting, this LEED® Silver-certified convention hotel is ideally located in downtown D.C. near Penn Quarter and Chinatown. Spanning nearly a city block, this posh hotel positions you to explore Washington, D.C. with ease.

INVITED GUESTS

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SPONSORS

Bravo Consulting Group
Xgility
DocPoint Solutions

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#ShiftHappens 2019

June 12-13

Marriott Marquis DC
901 Massachusetts Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20001