Teams+surface draft-04

Calgary, AB | November 20, 2019 | 8:30am - 1:00pm

 Microsoft Office Calgary: 110 9th Avenue SW – Suite 710 - Calgary, AB T2P 0T1

Productivity & Collaboration - with Microsoft Teams, Surface and Hub

Through this workshop, learn how productivity and collaboration can increase when utilizing Microsoft tools properly. Join our MVP expert as he discusses Microsoft Teams, what it is and how understanding the functionality of meetings and voice can help organizations connect, collaborate, and share work. Discover the benefits of moving your organization to Teams and learn about the adoption change management process, including Skype for business migration. The session will also include the extensibility of business processes, enhancing your meeting room experience with devices, and best practices when it comes to security, compliance, and governance. 

 Key Outcomes:

  • The journey from Skype to Microsoft Teams 
  • Utilizing Microsoft Teams features
  • Understanding the benefits of an ACM framework
  • Guiding teams through a modern digital workplace
  • Increasing productivity with Microsoft tools, and Surface Devices/Hub


08:45 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 10:00 Planning Skype to Teams, User Adoption and Change Management
10:00 – 10:15 Break
10:15 – 11:15 Extensibility, Meeting rooms
11:15 – 11:45  Surface  Devices and Surface Hub
11:45 – 12:30  Security, Compliance and Governance
12:30 – 1:00  Q&A



 Michael LaMontagne 400   

Michael LaMontagne

Michael LaMontagne is a Microsoft Solutions Advisor, Partner Evangelist and a 5 time awarded Microsoft MVP for Office Apps and Services. Michael runs the Calgary Unified Communications (UC) Users Group ( and is a member of the O365Eh! Podcast (

Michael's focus is bridging Professional Services, Product and Innovation while working closely with Microsoft's Product Groups via Technology Adoption Programs (TAP), MVP, DnA and Elite Programs. In his spare time, Michael dabbles in development around Azure Services, Bots, IoT, Graph, Microsoft Flow, PowerShell and is a father of three children under six.

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