The response to SharePoint Fest has been remarkable, both within the local Microsoft presence and the Microsoft Partner Community at large. The quick acceptance has demonstrated the need in Colorado for a conference that showcases SharePoint technologies.
Denver, CO (PRWEB) June 2, 2010
The new technical and training conference for the SharePoint community, SharePoint Fest - Denver, has generated a lot of interest since being formally announced two weeks ago. Twenty-two sponsors, including Microsoft and Microsoft Learning, have signed on for the conference scheduled to take place September 23, 2010 at the Colorado Convention Center.
"The response to SharePoint Fest has been remarkable, both within the local Microsoft presence and the Microsoft Partner Community at large. The quick acceptance has demonstrated the need in Colorado for a conference that showcases SharePoint technologies" said David Wilhelm, event chairman.
Jason Haggar, Director of Marketing at Microsoft for SharePoint and Justin Chandoo, Lead SharePoint Product Manager at Microsoft, will co-present the morning keynote on "SharePoint and the Productivity Platform: The Big Picture"'.
Bill Baer, Technical Product Manager at Microsoft for SharePoint, will give the afternoon keynote titled "SharePoint 2010 Technical Roadmap: The Evolution of SharePoint as an Enterprise Platform".
Microsoft SharePoint is a browser-based collaboration and document management platform that helps organizations manage and share information with employees, suppliers, customers and the public. Current versions in use are SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010. SharePoint Server is one of the fastest-growing products in Microsoft’s history, with over $1.3 billion in revenue in the previous year.
About SharePoint Fest - Denver 2010
Over 400 participants are expected to attend the more than 30 sessions spread across multiple tracks. Tracks include: Enterprise Content Management; Sites and Communities; Enterprise Search; Business Intelligence; SharePoint Development; and Special Topics. For more information about the conference see: http://www.sharepointfest.com.