Be Prepared for SharePoint 2013

Join SharePoint Pro for “SharePoint 2013: Are You Prepared?” a free online one-day conference for developers and administrators of SharePoint products and technologies. This conference brings industry experts straight to your computer, offering free, technical SharePoint 2013 training.

Attendees will have the opportunity to ask live questions via our platform’s interface, network with other attendees, and chat directly with vendors in the Exhibit Hall. Various benefits also include a prize giveaway, announcements, and more!

You'll be able to join experts Michael Noel, Ulysses Ludwig, Colin Spence, Randy Williams, and others for a series of free technical sessions for developers and administrators that will help you get the most value from SharePoint 2013.

  • Session 1: Overview of What’s New and Compelling in SharePoint 2013
  • Session 2: Getting Ready for SharePoint 2013 Development
  • Session 3: From Blueprint to Picture Perfect: Rightsizing Your SharePoint Environment  
  • Session 4: Governing and Managing Hybrid SharePoint Environments
  • And More!

“SharePoint 2013: Are You Prepared?” provides everything that an in-person, peer-to-peer-to-expert event offers -- without the travel, without the cost, and without the time away from your desk!

Can’t make it on December 11? This conference will be available to registrants on-demand for three months following the event.

Register Now!

Giveaways and Interaction

Attend the live conference on December 11th and win! The more you participate, the more points you earn! It's that simple. You'll earn prize points for each activity you participate in throughout the virtual conference. For example, earn 50 points for attending an educational webcast session, 15 points for viewing a document, and 10 points for visiting a booth.

Grand Prize:
Beats Headphones by Dr. Dre
Beats Headphones by Dr. Dre  

Explorer Giveaway

Activity Your point values
Session viewed 50
Participate in Chat 40
Exhibitor Presentation viewed 15
Exhibitor Document viewed 15
Booth Visit 10

Points will be calculated at the end of the live event day. The attendee with the highest number of points will win our Grand Prize a set of Beats Headphones by Dr. Dre. The Grand Prize winner will be notified within one week of the live event date via email. *

Exclusive Booth giveaways
Some sponsors in the show may have giveaways at their booths, feel free to check the Exhibit Hall for details.

Follow the Event on Twitter
Have something to say? Want to see what others are saying? Take advantage of every networking opportunity available in this exciting virtual event environment! Use the hashtag "#SharePoint2013VC" and post Tweets during the event. Click on the Twitter icon in the event environment to see what others are Tweeting about the event or make your own statement!

* Giveaways are limited to North American residents only. Winners are limited to one prize per calendar year for Penton Technology sponsored events.


Giveaways and Interaction



    Lynn Holdheide

    American Institutes for Research (AIR)

    Lynn Holdheide, Ph.D., is a principal TA consultant at American Institutes for Rese...

    Ulysses Ludwig

    Ulysses Ludwig is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer and SharePoint Architect at ExpertAssist LLC located in the heart of Silicon Valley. He ha...

    Michael Noel

    Michael Noel is an MVP for SharePoint Server and an MCSE+I. He has been involved in the computer industry for nearly two decades, and...

    Colin Spence

    Colin Spence, MCP and MCTS SharePoint, is a Partner at Convergent Computing (CCO) and manages the Collaboration and Enterprise Content Management (ECM...

    Randy Williams

    With over 20 years of IT experience, Randy Williams is an expert in architecting and developing Microsoft-based web and database solutions. As a Micro...

    Martin Tuip

    Mr. Tuip has more than 15 years of IT experience in messaging and is a widely known and well-regarded technical expert on archiving and records manage...

    Jeremy Thake

    Chief Architect, AvePoint
    As AvePoint’s Chief Architect, Jeremy utilizes his 10-plus years of experience in the software...