Anders B. Skjønaa
Senior Architect, SharePointPeople Aps (DK)
Anders is an experienced advisor and architect on SharePoint Strategy, Design and Governance. He is a popular and highly rated speaker at SharePoint and Content Management conferences and events and have been speaking at a long list of conferences, during his time at Microsoft and SharePointPeople. Popular topics are:
- Building and implementing a SharePoint strategy
A session on building a shared vision for the role SharePoint will play in a homogeneous it landscape, and how to align business priorities to SharePoint capabilities. This session is aimed at IT PRO, ARCHITECTS & BUSINESS DECISION MAKERS.
- Why are we still talking about SharePoint Governance?
This session is about understanding the full picture of SharePoint governance. The session goes into specifics on establishing the governance practice; roles and responsibilities and what need to be governed. The session was voted Top 10 at the European SharePoint Conference and was recently being updated to include new capabilities and challenges with SharePoint 2013 technology and SharePoint Online / Office 365 cloud offerings. Anders is one of the most experienced practitioners on SharePoint Governance and have led a large number of projects on this topic.
Aimed at IT PRO, ARCHITECTS & BUSINESS DECISION MAKERS
- Enabling Enterprise Social with SharePoint technology
Learnings and experiences from early adopter projects with SharePoint 2013, to understand exactly what kind of impact SharePoint technology can have on your business, with social. In this session both technical capabilities and challenges are uncovered, as well as the cultural changes companies expeose themselves to with SharePoint Social.
Aimed at IT PRO & ARCHITECTS & INFORMATION MANAGERS
- Best Practices for using Content Types and metadata
This is a fairly technical session, but very popular with information managers and architects that want to understand that potential and the challenges with using SharePoint for information management. We are uncovering the inner-workings of Content Types and Metadata in SharePoint, challenges and best practices are discussed and a lot of new inspiration on how to utilize the functionality you have in the SharePoint platform, to meet information management and security requirements.
Aimed at INFORMATION MANAGERS & ARCHITECTS
- SharePoint Governance Framework – Master Classes and Workshops
Anders is teaching a number of classes and running even more workshops, on the topic of practical governance practice implementation for SharePoint shops. These sessions are “hands-on” and is based on SharePoint Governance Framework(tm); which is probably the most complete framework of tools and methodologies for governing SharePoint in the enterprise.
Aimed at IT PRO, SDM & SERVICE OWNERS
Anders is constantly getting high ratings at his sessions, which is due to his ability to find the right pace and interact with the audience during sessions, and a deep understanding of the SharePoint marketplace and technologies.
Anders is adding a good amount of Scandinavian humour to his sessions and is always delivering graphical appealing materials, that are already downloaded thousands of times on SlideShare.
Conferences and Events:
This is just a short selection of events and conferences where Anders have already invited as a speaker:
European SharePoint Conference
IT Forum (Microsoft)
Campus days (Microsoft)
JBoye – Web & Intranet Conference (Jboye.com)
IntraTeam Event (IntraTeam)
Senior Vice President of Global Marketing at AvePoint
“Anders is wonderful to work with, I had the pleasure of working with a number of times during some strategic Microsoft Office & SharePoint events in both the US and in Europe. He is a great speaker and knows his way around building partner relationships and evangelizing technology. He would be an asset to any team. I hope we get to work together some time soon.”