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VANSPUG November 5 MeetingTBD

October 1, 2015 - Topics and Speakers

Zero to 365: Fast and Effective SharePoint Solutions

Do you stumble in the race to create a SharePoint solution, or stride confidently to the finish line with your users cheering alongside you?

Join Gerry Brimacombe of Lightlever Systems as he tells stories of SharePoint solutions - sometimes scary, sometimes funny, and always educational. Gerry will present challenges we all face and field-tested processes, tools and templates he has developed to solve them. Client examples will be used to illustrate and elicit discussion.


Gerry Brimacombe has been studying technology since 1981 and studying people much longer. He has a degree in Computer Science and a certificate in Project Management. Gerry’s passion is building SharePoint Intranet solutions for small to medium sized enterprises; solutions that help them become more effective and efficient. 

Mitigating Risk in the Cloud

Robert will present the top most threatening risks to Canadian Companies while moving and working in the Cloud - perceived and actual. With each of these risks will be best practices to mitigate them and options available for safely and confidently leveraging the cloud.

Robert Piddocke has over a decades experience with SharePoint including authoring 2 books on SharePoint Search: Pro SharePoint 2010 Search (APress) and Working with Fast Search Server 2010 for SharePoint (Microsoft Press). Robert recently joined AvePoint to help them build the Western Canadian market and is an active Board Member of the Vancouver SharePoint User Group.

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Upcoming Meetings: 

  November 5, 2015

  December 3, 2015



  Colligo Networks Penthouse

  3rd floor, 1152 Mainland St, Vancouver, BC







 About vanspug


​VanSPUG (Vancouver SharePoint User Group) brings together the local SharePoint community to share experiences, ideas, tips, and best practices for developing solutions on the SharePoint platform. Promoting valuable learning opportunities, we feature a variety of expert speakers and encourage open, informal discussions.


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