Belux Management team & interesting people to meet with
4 Peggy Janssens Dynamics PAM Lead André Huynen SMB&D Lead Carl Vanden Eynde Solution Sales Lead Hans Verbeeck Evangelism Manager Peter Dedrij PSP&P Lead Philippe Lemmens Server & Tools Lead Marc Charlier Dynamics Lead Phillip Vandervoort GM Tom Costers OEM Director Steven Stokmans SMS&P Director
Belux Evening activity 06:30 PM Gathering @ JW Marriott 07:00 PM Dinner at Elephant & Castle 10:00 PM It’s Saturday Night... Elephant & Castle pub and restaurant just one short block from the JW Marriott, the adjacency to the host hotel and casual atmosphere make this venue the best option for a stop by dinner. And it’s a Saturday night, so the bar is sure to be packed with locals. Let’s us know if you want to join us
Sunday, July 11 - First activities 7 First opportunity to have meetings in the convention center Belux Evening activities 02:00 PM – 02:30 Meet @ bar (tbc) 02:30 PM – 05:00 Watch the Worldcup Final 05:00 PM – 06:00 Return to the Convention Center 06:00 PM – 07:30 Welcome Reception 07:30 PM Gather @ Convention Center 07:45 PM - .... World Cup after party Make sure to pick up your badge!
Monday, July 12 – Keynote Steve Ballmer 8 Shuttle Service is available from the hotel to the Verizon Center TimingActivity 06:30 – 7:30 AM Registration open 06:30 – 8:00 AM Breakfast 08:00 – 12:00 AM Vision Keynotes @ Verizon Center Vision Keynote Line-up 08:00 – 08:15 Welcome by Allison Watson 08:15 – 09:00 Keynote Steve Ballmer, CEO 09:30 - 10:00 Break 10:00 – 10:45 Stephen Elop, President Microsoft Business Division on Wave 2010 10:45 – 11:15 Tami Reller, Vice president Windows, on the Windows 7 Momentum 11:15 – 12:00 Bob Muglia, President Server & Tool Business covering Microsoft‘s Cloud story
Monday, July 12 – Continued 9 TimingActivity 02:00 – 03:00 PMSolution Value Keynotes @ Convention Center
03:00 – 03:30 PM Break 03:30 – 04:30 PM Interactive Discussion & Breakout session 04:30 – 05:00 PM Break 05:00 – 06:00 PM Interactive Discussion & Breakout session Will Take place @ Grand Hyatt Hotel
Monday, July 12 – Continued 10 Belux Evening activity Unique Welcome reception @ the Residence of the Belgian Ambassador 05:30pm Gathering in front of the Convention Center 06:00pm Transport to the Embassy 06:30pm Welcome by Ambassador & Phillip Vandervoort 07:00pm Reception 08.30pm Transport to the City Center
One of the most beautiful buildings of Washington D.C.
A vital backdrop for Belgium’s diplomatic activities in the U.S. capital
Today the Belgian residence is more livable than ever before and has resumed its role as a stately setting for social gatherings animated by conversations about politics, trade, business and the arts. “Marly” has become a symbol of Belgian hospitality, bringing — through its architecture, décor, and ultimately the ambassadors who live here— a touch of the capital of Europe to the capital of the United States..
Tuesday, July 13 – Keynote Allison Watson“Partnering together in the Cloud” 11 TimingActivity 06:30 – 08:00 AM Breakfast 08:00 – 12:00 AM Vision Keynotes @ Verizon Center Vision Keynote Line-up 08:00 – 08:15 AM Welcome Allison Watson 08:15 – 09:00 AM ‘Consumer Keynote’ 09:00 – 10:00 AM “Partnering together in the Cloud” by Allison Watson 10:00 – 11:00 AM Break to return to Convention Center 11:00 – 12:00 AM Solution Value Keynotes
Maximizing Your Opportunity with Server & Tools
Microsoft Dynamics Keynote Session (Repeat, Grand Hyatt hotel)
03:00 – 03:30 PM Break 03:30 – 04:30 PM Sessions 04:30 – 05:00 PM Break 05:00 – 06:00 PM Sessions Take advantage to follow these session spefically aligned to your type of business
Tuesday, July 13 13 Belux Evening activity City Tour & Dinner 05.00pm Gathering in front of the Convention Center (L street doors) 05.30pm Depart City Tour 05.45pm Drink with rooftop view 06.15pm City Tour 07.30pm Dinner at Old Ebbit’s One of the city’s finest tour guides will introduce you to the history and architecture of Washington DC with stories, facts, trivia and perhaps a few old wives tales as you explore monuments, memorials and notable buildings. Along the way, you will drive by The White House, Smithsonian Institution Complex, Inaugural Parade Route and the Washington Monument. Enjoy a drink with rooftop view.
Wednesday, July 14 – Keynote Bill Clinton 14 TimingActivity 07:30 – 09:00 AM Breakfast Vision Keynote line-up 09:00 – 09:45 AM A-list, overview innovative new technologies 10:00 – 11:00 AM Keynote Bill Clinton 11:00- 12:00 Keynote Kevin Turner Segment Value Keynotes 01:00 – 02:00 PM Telco and Media & Entertainment Industry Transformation Enables Partner Opportunities Winning Together in the Small and Midmarket Segments 01:00 – 02:30 PM Enterprise Solutions Leadership Shared Opportunities through Shared Impact in Public Sector 02:30 – 03:30 PM Sessions & Interactive Discussions 03:30 – 04:00 PM Break 04:00 – 05:00 PM Sessions & Interactive Discussions
Wednesday, July 14 15 Belux Evening activity Georgetown PAM Dinners 06.30pm Gathering at JW Marriott 07.00pm Depart 07.30pm PAM Dinners Get the best dining in Washington DC with this Dine-Around. You have the chance to eat in one of the best restaurants Washington DC has to offer. Get the best dining in Washington DC with this Dine-Around. You have the chance to eat in one of the best restaurants Washington DC has to offer.
Thursday, July 15 – Regional Keynote 16 TimingActivity 07:30 – 09:00 AM Breakfast Regional Keynotes 09:00 – 11:00 AM Western Europe Regional Keynote • Driving Solutions (v-alliance, deal registration, VAD) – Speaker: Robert Helgerth • Moving to the cloud – Speaker: Robert Helgerth • MPN landing - Guest Speaker Lovisa Kristiansson 11:15 - 12:15 PM Breakout Sessions & Interactive Discussions
Thursday, July 15 – Belux Afternoon 17 Belux Evening activity 12.30pm Gathering in front of Convention Center (L street door) 12.45pm Transport to Sequoia Restaurant 01.00pm Barbeque @ the riverside 04.30pm Transport back to the Convention Center 05.00pm Partner Reception @ Convention Center 07.00pm Party Time! Located right on the waterfront of the Potomac River on K Street, Northwest D.C., Sequoia is one of the trendiest places for D.C’s hipsters to dine. This will certainly be a Belux afternoon to remember.
‘Hot Topics’ during WPC Confidential Draft 18 Cloud Services
Covered during keynotes
31 session available through session schedular
Understand business opportunities by partner types, eg hosters, distributors, LAR’s...
Different tracks: Azure, BPOS, Windows Intune, Dynamics CRM
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Arrange face-to-face meetings before the WPC 2010 conference
Meetings can take place at pre-assigned, numbered tables in the WPC Connect area
Confidential Draft 20 How to use it? Step 1: If you did not opt in to WPC Connect during registration, you may opt in now by clicking the “Update my profile and opt in status” link. If you opted in, proceed to Step 2. Step 2: From Quick Links click “Schedule a meeting” and search for an attendee using the search capabilities and schedule a meeting at the WPC Connect tables or at another location of your choice . WPC Connect tables are located @ the Convention Center Community Hall on the Lower Level L2, Hall AB. WPC Connect Table Hours:Sunday, July 11, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Monday, July 12, 12:30 pm – 6:00 pm Tuesday, July 13, 10:30 am – 6:00 pm Wednesday, July 14, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm Thursday, July 15, 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
21 WPC Connect Wall #1- OPT -IN Opt-in to WPC Connect and the Wall in your registration info. You MUST upload and save a photo to be on the wall. #2. ENGAGE Use the advanced search to find “like-minded” partners or partners in your country/region. Engage with them by scheduling connect meetings, following them on twitter, or making a connection on LinkedIn.
Select your sessions & tracks Session Scheduler 24
Session Scheduler 25 The tool to compose your personal agenda. Choose the sessions that are in you area of interest, add them to your personalized ageda and synchronise with your Outlook calendar. Log in with the Username & password that you have created during registration http://www.mspartnerconference.com/schedulebuilder
Session Scheduler 26 Step 1: Define your selection criteria