Microsoft Theatre

Wed 16th May 12:20 to 13:10

The Impact and Evolution of Microsoft Teams

In this interactive panel session, Pat Richard, Microsoft MVP, Principal Microsoft UC Architect at VOSS, and author of Skype for Business Unleashed, will be joined by some of the world’s leading Microsoft MVPs to discuss Microsoft’s UC strategy in FY18. This includes the increasingly important role of Teams, and the impact that this will have on existing and future enterprise deployments. The panel will share experiences of Microsoft UC deployments, both with and without Teams, and discuss the impact that a transition from Skype for Business to Teams will have on an organisation. You never know what inside news and tips you might hear while getting your questions answered! Follow Pat Richard’s podcast, UC Inside Track, to stay on top of the latest Microsoft UC news.


Tom Arbuthnot, MVP, MCSM, Principal Solutions Architect, Modality Systems

Steve Goodman, MVP, Principal Technology Strategist, Content and Code

Jeff Schertz, MVP, Microsoft UC Architect, Polycom

Kerri Hollis, Senior Product Manager - Intelligent Communications, Microsoft

What you will take away from this session

  • Join an insightful discussion between a panel of Microsoft UC experts
  • Hear about Microsoft’s UC strategy for FY18
  • Learn how Teams will impact existing and future enterprise UC deployments
  • Find out how a transition from Skype for Business to Teams might impact your company


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