SharePoint Factory: a blueprint for large scale SharePoint projects (Speaker: Lana Khoury, Senior EIM Consultant at CGI Belgium responsible for CGI Belgium’s Microsoft Competency Centre, and the Digital Transformation Portfolio)
Large Notes 2 SharePoint transformations do require a standardized approach in development and project management in order to assure the delivery in time and quality.The SharePoint Factory has been developed, to allow parallel development of applications and support all stages of the development process by having standardized quality gates, test procedures and templates for example requirements analysis templates. Essentially, the SharePoint Factory can be compared to an assembly line in the automotive industry.This approach is combined with a SharePoint PM as a Service offering which is a blueprint for the Management of Large Scale SharePoint projects and does provide a specific PM Process with SharePoint centric artefacts, checklists and documents. The approach has been developed within a 6.500 person day Project in Germany and has already been published to German .net Magazin, SharePoint Kompendium and Dutch DIWUG Magazine.
Take your display template skills to the next level (Speaker: Elio Struyf, senior SharePoint consultant at Ventigrate - http://www.eliostruyf.com/)
Once you know how search display templates work and how they can be created. It is rather easy to enhance the overall experience of your sites compared with previous versions of SharePoint. In this session I will take you to the next level of display templates, where you will learn to add grouping, sorting, loading more results, and more. This session focuses on people that already have the basic understanding of what search display templates are, and how they can be created.
18:00 - 18:30 ... Welcome and snack
18:30 - 19:30 ... SharePoint factory: a blueprint for large scale SharePoint projects (Speaker: Lana Khoury)
19:30 - 19:45 ... Break
19:45 - 20:45 ... Take your display template skills to the next level ( Speaker: Elio Struyf )
20:45 - … ... SharePint!