Seattle, Washington

Search Track

Wednesday, May 11th 2022, 11:30 am

  • Virgil Carroll

    Principal Human Solutions Architect

SRC102 - Microsoft Search: The glues that binds 365

Microsoft Search has been slowly rolling out over the last few years in 365, but it is only in the last year that it has started to achieve its vision of unifying all our content. In this session, we will explore how Microsoft Search is creating a unified experience across the multitude of 365 apps (and beyond) and how you can leverage this opportunity best in your organization.

Wednesday, May 11th 2022, 3:30 pm

  • Mike Maadarani

    Office 365 MVP, Cloud Solutions Architect, MCM Consulting

SRC104 - Transition from SharePoint Search to Microsoft Search

Search in Microsoft 365 has been evolving for the past 2 years, transitioning from the classic SharePoint Search to a modern advanced Microsoft Search. While we were able to customize classic search, we want to have the same experience in Modern Search and Modern SharePoint. Join me to learn how you can transition from the classic SharePoint Search and display templated to a modern customizable experience that fits your need. In this session, we will cover how you can use PnP as the solution to customize your search, create your own modern search center and how to build search driven sites.

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Virgil Carroll

    Principal Human Solutions Architect

SRC201 - Microsoft Search and Viva Topics: Better together

As both Microsoft Search and Viva Topics continue to add new features, each is becoming a powerful tool in its own right. Together, though, they offer enormous opportunities to better collect and disseminate organizational knowledge and provide employees with an improved just-in-time knowledge network. In this session, join Virgil Carroll as he walks you through the individual capabilities of both platforms and strategies to combine their powers together to create a more comprehensive information system inside any organization.

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 1:30 pm

  • Eric Overfield

    PixelMill, RD, MVP

SRC203 - The Quest for the Optimal Search Solution | Discover which MS 365 Search Tools are for You

Let’s face it, as humans we spend a lot of our day searching for things—our wallet, our keys, our inspiration. The reality is we’re spending a lot of time searching for stuff at the 'office' too. Employees encounter challenges daily, and they must find the content and information they need to get their job done quickly and easily. According to a study by IDC, data professionals spend 22.2% of their workweek just searching for information. Do you want to give your employees 22% of their day back? Discover how your organization can utilize Microsoft search tools to empower your users and increase productivity. Join this session to: • Understand Microsoft search, and why should you be using it • See how Microsoft Search compares to SharePoint Search and Teams Search, and understand how Graph plays into all this • Learn how to configure Microsoft Search with out-of-the-box customizations to effectively present the vital information your employees need • Get inspired by real examples of search customization options so you can see how you to take search up a notch at your organization

Friday, May 13th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Ryan Schouten

    SharePoint Knight

SRC301 - Searching non Office 365 content in Office 365

Search in Office 365 is currently limited to content that is stored natively in its tools, how can you add in your own business content to the search index? In this discussion we will discuss the options for getting your content into the search system in Office 365. We will cover hybrid scenarios and how to best leverage them in addition to some other strategies that will help get your content ready for Microsoft Search.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 12:30 pm

  • Virgil Carroll

    Principal Human Solutions Architect

SRC303 - Customize the Microsoft Search Experience

Where Microsoft Search (and modern search) has been around for a couple of years, the end user experience has been reliant on the out of the box experience, with no ability to customize the interface or control the results. In this session, we will take a look at the new customization features in Microsoft search and discuss implementation methods and best practices in taking your search user experience to the next level