Join us for an in-person Emerge Watch Party where we’ll be catching select Microsoft Ignite Conference sessions together on Wednesday, November 15 and Thursday, November 16!
While “Ignite” spans two days, you and a colleague can join for whatever session or sessions most interest you. You can come and go as you please.
Agenda – Wednesday, November 15
Microsoft Ignite Opening – 12:00PM EST
Satya Nadella will share how Microsoft is creating new opportunity across our platforms in this new era of AI.
Unlock Productivity with Microsoft Copilot – 12:30PM EST
Join Rajesh Jha, along with Jared Spataro and other leaders to see how Microsoft Copilot will unlock productivity and transform business process for everyone across functions and industries.
The Future of Security with AI – 1:15PM EST
While the new era of AI presents unprecedented opportunities to elevate human potential, it also ushers in a new set of unknowns and risks. In this session, Charlie Bell and Vasu Jakkal will share how Microsoft is delivering AI for security with Security Copilot, and how we are enabling organizations to secure and govern AI with new capabilities.
Get ready for the future of work with Microsoft Teams – 2:45PM EST
Join us to learn how Microsoft Teams is the smart place to work powered by next-generation AI capabilities and the convergence of physical and digital worlds. We’ll share new product innovation and demos to help you empower your entire workforce with Teams. Gain insights on how your feedback has shaped making Teams simpler, faster, and more flexible to use and manage for your organization. You’ll learn how customers, and we at Microsoft, are using these capabilities to thrive as work continues to evolve.
Harnessing Microsoft 365 Copilot & AI to Power Better Teamwork – 3:30PM EST
AI has the potential to greatly enhance productivity by simplifying complex tasks, streamlining workflows, and sparking innovation. Matt Heying, SVP of Product at Mural, will demo how AI plays several roles within Mural’s visual work platform — using Azure OpenAI and Microsoft 365 Copilot. He’ll also walk through how Mural fits seamlessly into the entire Microsoft ecosystem, enabling teams to be more efficient and get back to the work they love doing.
Getting your enterprise ready for Microsoft 365 Copilot – 4:30PM EST
Join this session on preparing an organization for Microsoft 365 Copilot including core concepts, deployment prerequisites, information access optimization, and extensibility options. We’ll also cover tips for driving internal adoption and success. Additionally, we’ll provide an overview on the importance of trust in the Microsoft Cloud, with a focus on data privacy and residency, and the comprehensive enterprise compliance and security controls in place to protect data and AI models.
Advancements in Meeting Room Experiences with Intelligent Video and AI – 5:00PM EST
Come and meet with Crestron’s product management and marketing teams to learn about the latest Teams-certified optical cameras for large rooms and divisible spaces, leveraging Creston’s unparalleled intelligent video and AI capabilities. Hear from our leaders about configuring and deploying multi-camera solutions to enable meeting equity in your toughest spaces.
Do more with Windows Server and SQL Server on Azure – 5:45PM EST
Join us to learn how you can reap more technical and business benefits by running Windows Server and SQL Server on Azure. You’ll learn how Azure provides optimal cost benefits, performance, and security for these workloads. Get tips as you explore demos on how you can extend Azure innovations to your hybrid and multicloud environments with Azure Arc.
The new Outlook for Windows Q&A – 5:45PM EST
Join us for an interactive session with the new Outlook for Windows experts – Ask questions and share your feedback about end-user experience, admin controls, policy management, and what is coming!
Agenda – Thursday, November 16
The best Copilot is yours: the power of M365 & Power Platform Copilot – 2:45PM EST
We will explore AI-driven Microsoft Copilot solutions and how you can leverage your M365 experience by creating your own personalized Copilot, tailored to your specific needs and seamlessly connecting the capabilities of M365 and the Power Platform. Explore real-world examples that showcase the potential of creating your customized Copilot, demonstrating how businesses and individuals alike can harness the power of AI to streamline tasks, enhance decision-making, and unlock new possibilities.
Cloud Native Innovations with Mark Russinovich – 3:50PM EST
Join Mark Russinovich, Azure CTO and Technical Fellow, to learn about the latest innovations in cloud native computing. Mark will present an exciting new project that supports multicloud portability, enables developers to focus on the architecture of their cloud.
Windows 365 and Azure Virtual Desktop Q&A – 4:30PM EST
Get ready to immerse yourself in the Windows in the Cloud discussion during Microsoft Ignite! We’ve assembled the top engineering leaders from the Azure Virtual Desktop and Windows 365 engineering team at Microsoft to join us live on stage for an “Ask the Experts” session. You will have a unique opportunity to fire off your burning questions and hear behind-the-scenes stories about both cloud solutions.