Office 365 Groups Resources

I would like to share a set of valuable resources for Office 365 Groups. Thanks to Christophe Fiessinger for delivering these.
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Key resources

Ignite 2015 – My session watch list

Unfortunately I am not at Ignite this year so I am depending on watching all the video’s to get up-to-date about all the latest news! I would like to share my watch list with you:

The Evolution of SharePoint: Overview and Roadmap

How to Embrace the Cloud and Stop Worrying about Security

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I am speaking at TechDays 2015

I happy to announce that I am speaking at TechDays 2015 for the very first time! Really awesome to be part of this great event in my own country :-) Here are the details of my session:

Office 365 NextGen Portals presents: The video portal

The era of the NextGen Portals is upon us! Microsoft is committed to deliver intelligent, mobile, social and ready to go portals for its Office 365 customers. This new and exciting era kicks off with the video portal. The video portal delivers an out-of-the-box and easy to use internal video portal for enterprise videos. During this session we are going to take a look at the business value of the portal and how businesses are able to innovate. The presentation covers the following topics:

  • Overview of the out-of-the-box features
  • The mobile experience
  • Business value & innovation

You can register by clicking here. Hope to see you there!


I am speaking at SharePoint Saturday London 2015

I am very excited to speak at the first SharePoint Saturday London! It’s been a while since I visited London so I am very happy to be going back to this great city! Click here to read everything about the event. Here are the details of my session:

Session – How to drive adoption for Office 365
Level: 100
Track: End-User, Business
Adoption is at the center of everything. It’s crucial for a successful deployment and use of Office 365 and its online services. Although adoption makes sense it’s not easy to drive and manage adoption for Office 365. During this session Jasper Oosterveld (Office 365 MVP) takes you on an adoption journey to help you understand why adoption is important and how you can achieve the highest level of adoption.The presentation covers the following topics:

  • The Microsoft adoption framework
  • Office 365 usage scenarios that can drive adoption
  • Real world examples of driving adoption
  • Out of the box tools to monitor adoption

The key take away points are:

  • The reasons why Adoption is crucial for a successful launch and use of Office 365.
  • Learn about Office 365 usage scenarios that can benefit your customers or your own business.
  • Receiving useful tips, tricks and resources to drive adoption within your own business or for your customers.

Register to attend the Microsoft MVP Virtual Conference

Hi All – I wanted to let you know about a great free event that Microsoft and the MVPs are putting on, May 14th & 15th.  Join Microsoft MVPs from the Americas’ region as they share their knowledge and real-world expertise during a free event, the MVP Virtual Conference.

The MVP Virtual Conference will showcase 95 sessions of content for IT Pros, Developers and Consumer experts designed to help you navigate life in a mobile-first, cloud-first world.  Microsoft’s Corporate Vice President of Developer Platform, Steve Guggenheimer, will be on hand to deliver the opening Key Note Address.

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Office Graph

Review of the Delve iPhone App

During one of my recent presentations, Enterprise Social: Where are we now and where are we going, I praised the Office Graph & Delve but mentioned that I really missed an app. Well, it’s here now and available for the iPhone. No, I don’t have an iPhone. Do I want one? That’s content for another blog, but because I am limited on time I will give you the answer at the end of this review. After reading the latest blog about the new Office 365 & Delve developments, I got pretty excited to try out the new apps. Two problems. One: the apps are for the iPhone (and I don’t have one) and the apps are only available in the US, Ireland and Norway (and I don’t live in these countries). Luckily for me, my wife is American and has an iPhone! She was kind of enough to let me borrow her phone for a bit. I tried out both apps and took some screenshots. Let’s start with the a review of the Delve app.

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