Date: Friday October 19th, 2018
Topic: Microsoft Ignite Recap
Microsoft’s biggest community event of the year, Ignite, kicks off at the end of September. The event will include over 700 deep-dive sessions, 100+ workshops, and thousands of networking opportunities. Join us as Jeremy Miller and Matt Varney lead a panel discussion of some the biggest announcements and takeaways from the week so you can prepare your company for what’s next from the Microsoft world!
Jeremy Miller, Enterprise Architect KCTCS
Jeremy is an Enterprise Architect focused on designing secure and scalable solutions. He has a broad background in designing and supporting both cloud and on-premises systems. Jeremy’s past experiences include working with Microsoft technologies in complex environments ranging from SMB hospitality to EDU to multi-national manufacturing companies. In his downtime he enjoys cheering on the Kentucky Wildcats, trying new beers, eating great food, and experiencing new adventures.
Matt Varney, Intranet Administrator KCTCS
Matt Varney is a technology architect specializing in enterprise IT strategy and solutions. Matt is the Intranet Administrator for the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and its 8,000 employees. His 18 years of technology experience has made him an expert in both the technical and organizational aspects of IT. He likes nuts-and-bolts work like SharePoint farm and Office 365 administration, but he also enjoys creating the business process and people conditions necessary for effective implementations. With an emphasis on the big picture, Matt is at his best when working with employee groups and teams, helping them find hidden value in the processes and digital artifacts they thought they knew. On a personal note, he’s a fan of fine bourbon, winning basketball and horse racing.
348 East Main Street
Lexington, KY 40507
11:30am – Check-in, networking, and time to grab lunch (provided)
12:00pm – Welcome and feature presentation
NOTE: There is free parking beside, and behind the building. Check out the parking map.