July 2018 Hot Sheet partner training schedule


Welcome to the US Partner Community Hot Sheet, a comprehensive schedule of partner training, webcasts, community calls, and office hours. This post is updated frequently as we learn about new offerings, so you can plan ahead. Looking for product-specific training? Try the links across the top of this blog.

Community call schedule

Community calls for the US Partner Community are led by experts from across the US Partner Team, and provide practice-building and business-building guidance.

Community name

July calls information

August calls information

Applications & Infrastructure

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Azure Government

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Business Applications

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Cloud Services Partner Incentives

July 26

Call schedule will be available soon

Data & Artificial Intelligence (AI)

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Marketing SureStep Office Hours

Every Thursday

Every Thursday

Modern Workplace – Productivity

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon.

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon.

Modern Workplace –  Security

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Modern Workplace – Windows & Devices

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon.

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon.

MPN 101

July 11 - Know before you go to Microsoft Inspire

August 1: Key takesways from Microsoft Inspire 2018

August 16: Cloud Incentives

Open Source Solutions

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

No call in August. Look for new schedule soon

Partner Insider

No call in July. Look for new schedule soon

August 8

Week of July 23-27

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

July 22–24

Seattle, WA

Microsoft Business Applications Summit

Analysts, Business Users, IT Professionals, Developers and Microsoft Business Applications Partners

July 24

Online

Adopting Microsoft 365 powered device: Management

Technical roles

July 24

Online

Introduction to Azure Site Recovery and Backup

Technical roles

July 24

Online

Transitioning from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams

Business and technical roles

July 24

Online

Direct routing and telephony

Technical roles

July 24

Online

Introduction to Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement: Technical onboarding

Technical roles

July 25

Online

Introduction to Power BI

Technical roles

July 25

Online

Introduction to Microsoft Azure IaaS

Technical roles

July 26

Community call

Cloud Services Partner Incentives

Business roles

July 26

Online

Migrating Applications to Microsoft Azure

Technical roles

July 26

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Big Data Analytics

Technical roles

July 26

Online

What's new in Azure Infrastructure as a service

Technical roles

July 26

Online

Introduction to Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement: Basics of customization

Technical roles

July 27

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Machine Learning & Cognitive Services

Technical roles

Week of July 30–August 3

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

July 30

Online

Introduction to Microsoft 365 Security and Compliance

Technical roles

July 30

Online

Tell the collaboration story like a Pro

Technical roles

July 31

Online

Powering the future of energy efficiency with IoT

Technical roles

August 1

Community Call

MPN 101: Key takeaways from Microsoft Inspire 2018

Business, sales and technical roles

August 1

Online

Adopting Microsoft 365 Enterprise-level identity protection

Technical roles

August 2

Seattle, WA

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 2

Online

Introduction to Exchange Online

Technical roles

Week of August 6–10

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

August 7

Bellevue, WA

Get current, stay current on Windows 10

Business and Technical roles

August 7

Online

Teams opportunities for the SharePoint partner

Technical roles

August 7

Online

Enhance your business with Dynamics 365 for Field Service

Technical roles

August 7

Online

Technical deep dive on migrating to Exchange Online

Technical roles

August 7

Online

Adopting Microsoft 365 control and protect information

Technical roles

August 7

Online

Migrating application databases to Microsoft Azure

Technical roles

August 7

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Big Data Analytics using Data Lake

Technical roles

August 8

Community Call

SMB Partner Insider Community Call

Business, sales and technical roles

August 8

Irvine, CA

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 8

Online

SharePoint Online: External sharing with SharePoint Online and Partner-facing extranet sites

Technical roles

August 8

Online

Remote Desktop Solutions on Azure

Technical roles

August 8

Online

Introduction to HA/DR Solution in SQL Server 2017

Technical roles

August 9

Chicago, IL

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 9

Online

Enhance your business with Dynamics 365 portals

Technical roles

August 9

Online

Introduction to Exchange Online hybrid deployment fundamentals

Technical roles

August 9

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Azure Data Factory

Technical roles

August 9

Online

Best practices to submit your Add-ins and Apps to Office Store

Technical roles

Week of August 13–17

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

August 13

Online

Adopting Microsoft 365 Proactive Attack detection and prevention

Technical roles

August 14

Atlanta, GA

Get current, stay current on Windows 10

Business and Technical roles

August 14

Edina, MN

Get current, stay current on Windows 10

Business and Technical roles

August 14

Redmond, WA

Workflows on Azure Serverless Hackfest

Technical roles

August 14

Online

Skype for Business Online: Defining network requirements for SfBO

Technical roles

August 14

Online

Technical deep dive on Dynamics 365 for Field Service

Technical roles

August 14

Online

SharePoint Online: Best practices on moving from File Server to SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business

Technical roles

August 14

Online

What's new & highlights in Business Applications

Technical roles

August 14

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Big Data Analytics

Technical roles

August 14

Online

Creating Intelligent Bots with Microsoft Bot Framework

Technical roles

August 15

Chicago, IL

Get current, stay current on Windows 10

Business and Technical roles

August 15

Irving, TX

Get current, stay current on Windows 10

Business and Technical roles

August 15

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Introduction to Cortana Intelligence Suite

Technical roles

August 15

Online

Introduction to Azure IoT Suite

Technical roles

August 16

Community Call

MPN 101: Cloud Incentives

Business, sales and technical roles

August 16

Bellevue, WA

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 16

Cincinnati, OH

Internet of Things (IoT) Camp

Technical roles

August 16

Denver, CO

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 16

Houston, TX

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 16

Indianapolis, IN

Internet of Things (IoT) Camp

Technical roles

August 16

Online

Skype for Business Online: Configuring Skype for Business hybrid and user migration

Technical roles

August 16

Online

Enhance your business with Dynamics 365 PowerApps and Flows

Technical roles

August 16

Online

Introduction to Project Online

Technical roles

August 16

Online

SharePoint Online: Protecting your data in SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business

Technical roles

August 16

Online

Introduction to Power BI

Technical roles

August 16

Online

Getting started with Office 365 App development

Technical roles

August 17

Chicago, IL

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 17

Edina, MN

Bot in a Day Workshop

Technical roles

August 17

Online

What’s new in Cloud Application development

Technical roles

August 17

Online

Adopting Microsoft 365 regulatory compliance

Technical roles

Week of August 20–24

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

August 21

Online

SharePoint Online: SharePoint 2016 hybrid search

Technical roles

August 21

Online

Ask the Experts on security and compliance

Technical roles

August 22

Online

Creating Apps for the Intelligent Cloud: DevOps in the Cloud

Technical roles

August 22

Online

Building Apps with Microsoft PowerApps and Microsoft Flow

Technical roles

August 23

Online

Technical deep dive on Dynamics 365 with PowerApps

Technical roles

August 23

Online

Technical deep dive on Project Management using Project Online Premium

Technical roles

August 23

Online

Microsoft API Integration for Partner Center CSP

Technical roles

Week of August 27–31

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

August 27

Online

Skype for Business Online: Configuring phone system with on-premises PSTN connectivity using Hybrid

Technical roles

August 28

Online

Creating Apps for the Intelligent Cloud: Microservices & Service Fabric deep dive

Technical roles

August 28

Online

SQL Server security & GDPR

Technical roles

August 29

Online

Skype for Business Online: Configuring phone system with on-premises PSTN using Cloud Connector Edition

Technical roles

August 29

Online

Cortana Intelligence Suite: Machine Learning & Cognitive Services

Technical roles

August 30

Online

Introduction to Microsoft 365 deployment

Technical roles

Week of September 3–7

Date

Location

Course, webcast or call

Who should attend

September 5

Community Call

SMB Partner Insider Community Call

Business, sales and technical roles

September 7

Community Call

Data and AI Partner Community Call

Technical roles

Microsoft 2018 events

Microsoft Ignite 2018: September 24–28 in Orlando, FL

Virtual 2018 U.S. One Commercial Partner (OCP) Partner Briefing (on demand)

Microsoft 2019 events

Microsoft Inspire 2019: July 14–18 in Las Vegas, Nevada

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