Events & Speaking Engagements

The CollabTalk team participates in online and offline events around the world, and you can follow us at @CollabTalk. Founder and CEO Christian Buckley (@buckleyplanet) regularly participates in global events, providing keynotes on topics around enterprise collaboration, change management, and team building. Check out the schedule for upcoming event, or use our contact page to schedule Christian for your next corporate event.

Upcoming Events

Date

Event

Description

Dec 19

Office 365 Productivity Tips “December Demolition”

Webinar with Tom Duff (@duffbert) providing Office and Office 365 productivity tips for end users.

Dec 27

#CollabTalk TweetJam

The annual end-of-year tweetjam where we review the year behind us and make predictions for the year ahead

Jan 12, 2019

SharePoint Saturday Virginia Beach

Presenting lunchtime keynote “How Personality and Culture Determine Collaboration Success”

Feb 6, 2019

#ESPC webinar

“Navigating the Inner and Outer Loops of Office 365” Repeat of my Copenhagen presentation

Feb 8, 2019

Microsoft 365 Friday

Pre-day event for SharePoint Saturday Utah, for executives who want to learn more about the latest Microsoft 365, SharePoint, and Azure capabilities. Hosted by Kiln in Lehi, Utah.

Feb 9, 2019

SharePoint Saturday Utah

8th annual free technology event in the Salt Lake area, with speakers and sponsors from around the world.

Feb 26-28, 2019

IntraTeam Copenhagen 2019

Presenting keynote “The Rise of the Digital Workplace Champion” and conducting a half-day workshop “Extending Your Information Architecture to Microsoft Teams”

Apr 20, 2019

Blockchain Saturday Utah

Our second Blockchain Saturday event in Utah, returning to the Karen G. Miller Conference Center

May 21-23, 2019

SharePoint Conference North America

Presenting “20 Office 365 Productivity Tips That You’ve Probably Never Used (But Should)” with Tom Duff (@duffbert) and live streaming interviews with speakers and Microsoft product team members

Past Events (2018)

Date

Event

Description

Jan 16

Office 365 Productivity Tips “January Joust”

Webinar with Tom Duff (@duffbert) providing Office and Office 365 productivity tips for end users.

Jan 25

The Future of Intelligent Communications

Webinar with Eric Overfield (@ericoverfield), Microsoft Regional Director and MVP, and CEO of PixelMill, on the future vision for SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, and Skype.

Jan 30

#CollabTalk TweetJam

The Blurred Line Between Project Management and Collaboration” Monthly community discussion on various collaboration topics, with a panel of MVPs, RDs, experts and influencers from around the world.

Feb 3

SharePoint Saturday Utah

7th annual free technology event in the Salt Lake area, with speakers and sponsors from around the world. Co-presenting session: “Office 365 Productivity Tips—Wasatch Wrangle”

Feb 20

Colligo webinar

“Mastering Knowledge and Records Management in Office 365” with summary and link to recording.

Feb 21

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“The Road to #SPC18 and Las Vegas”

Mar 1-3

North American Collaboration Summit

Presenting all-day workshop on “Improving Organizational Productivity and Engagement with Microsoft Teams” and regular session “Navigating the Inner and Outer Loops: Effective Office 365 Communications”

Mar 4-8

Microsoft MVP Summit

Attending Microsoft’s annual MVP Summit in Redmond, Washington

Mar 12

SXSW Funding Post Event

Attended SXSW in support of revealit.io participation in the Funding Post VC, Angel, and ICO event

Mar 26-30

SharePointFest DC

Presenting two sessions: “Top 20 Productivity Tips for Microsoft Office and Office 365” and “Why US Federal, State and Local Struggle with Cloud Adoption

Mar 28

#DigWorkChat TweetJam

Participated in the CMSWire tweetjam on real-time collaboration, also summarized here.

Mar 29

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“The Rise of the Business App”

Apr 11

Rencore webinar

Panel discussion: Cyber-security in SharePoint and Office 365

Apr 25

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“Creating and Supporting a Successful Community”

May 1-2

Digital Workplace Conference NZ

Presenting two sessions: “Standing Out from the Crowd with Digital Marketing” and “How to Better Leverage SharePoint Through Microsoft Teams”

May 7-9

Microsoft Build

Participated in the Microsoft Regional Director pre-event activities

May 21-23

SharePoint North America Conference

Presenting two regular sessions: “Navigating the Inner and Outer Loops: Effective Office 365 Communications” and “How to Better Leverage SharePoint through Microsoft Teams”

May 25

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“Deconstructing SPC18 and the SharePoint Virtual Summit”

Jun 5

PixelMill webinar

“Top 10 Blockchain Questions Answered” with Eric Overfield

Jul 11

#ESPC webinar

“Extending Collaboration with SharePoint and Microsoft Teams” for the European SharePoint, Office 365, and Azure community and conference team.

Jul 15-19

Microsoft Inspire Conference

Attending in Las Vegas, Nevada

Jul 25

CollabTalk webinar

“Office 365 Productivity Tips – Summertime Skirmish” with Tom Duff

Jul 31

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“Takeaways from Microsoft Inspire 2018”

Aug 14-16

Digital Workplace Conference AU

Conducted pre-day workshop “Jumpstart Your Digital Marketing Strategy” and sessions “How to Better Leverage SharePoint through Microsoft Teams” and “Standing Out from the Crowd with Digital Marketing”

Aug 20-24

SharePointFest Seattle

Co-presented workshop “Improving Organizational Productivity and Engagement with Microsoft Teams” with Owen Allen, presented sessions “Increasing Engagement through Microsoft Teams” and “40 Ways that Microsoft 365 Can Deliver Productivity Wins”

Aug 28

CollabTalk webinar

“Office 365 Productivity Tips – August Anarchy” with Tom Duff

Aug 31

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“The Practical Application of AI and Machine-Learning”

Sep 8

Azure Blockchain Saturday

Organized the inaugural Blockchain Saturday event in Salt Lake City (Sandy) Utah, with Microsoft and ClearFoundation as title sponsors.

Sep 20

CollabTalk webinar

“PowerApps: Beyond the Basics with Laura Rogers” co-sponsored with the #UTSPUG

Oct 2

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“Feedback from Microsoft Ignite 2018”

Nov 1

#CollabTalk TweetJam

“Piecing Together Your Microsoft Teams Information Architecture”

Nov 2

Global Office 365 Developer Bootcamp

Organized this annual event at Microsoft Utah. Join the community here for notifications of future Utah events. Find out more about this Microsoft program here.

Nov 7

CMO Roundtable

Organized this local Utah community group for senior marketing leaders and creatives, hosted by Kiln in Lehi, Utah.

Nov 17

SharePoint Saturday Ahmedabad

Providing virtual keynote for the inaugural SPS event in Ahmedabad, India

Nov 17

SharePoint Saturday Twin Cities

Co-presenting “Office 365 Productivity Tips” with Tom Duff in Minneapolis, MN

Nov 26-29

European SharePoint Conference

Presenting session “Navigating the Inner and Outer Loops: Effective Office 365 Communications” and leading the MVP Community Reporters group, in Copenhagen, Denmark