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JCCC’s Microsoft Office Conference

JCCC's Microsoft Office Conference, featuring Office 2013 and Windows 8, will include a keynote speaker, a variety of breakout sessions and hands-on learning and networking opportunities.

Saturday, November 8, 2014
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Regnier Center, Johnson County Community College (Map)

Register online!

Conference Schedule

8:30-9 a.m.
Registration/Networking

9-10 a.m.
Keynote Presentation
Bradley Davis, Microsoft Retail Store Manager, Microsoft Corporation

10-10:10 a.m.
Coffee Break

10:10-11 a.m.
Breakout Session I

Access – Database Design & Performance: How to Keep a Database Healthy?
Jim Watkins, Vice President, Heritage Computer Consulting & Services, Inc.
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators

Excel – Using Excel Surveys to Automate Gathering Feedback
Bob King, Chief Technical Officer, Prodigy Arcade
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home Users

PowerPoint – Working Outside the Box – Strategies for Moving Away From Square Images
Hattie Wiley, Distance Learning Developer, National Weather Service
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home Users

SharePoint – Finding a Needle in a Haystack: Using SharePoint to De-Clutter Your Inbox
Sharon Weaver, Knowledge Management Expert, JCCC Continuing Education Instructor
Level: Beginner
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home Users

11:10 a.m.-noon
Breakout Session II

Access – Creating Reports
Jim Watkins
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators

Excel – Top 5 Things Every Sales Professional Should Know
Robyn Lehmann
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals

Microsoft Office – Mastering Office
Hattie Wiley
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home users

OneNote – What is OneNote and Why Should I use it?
Christy Rogers
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals

Noon-1 p.m.
Networking Luncheon

1:10-2 p.m.
Breakout Session III

Access – Using Access to Manage Date: Importing and Linking to External Data Sources
Jim Watkins
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators

OneNote – Introducing OneNote
Hattie Wiley
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home users

Project – What’s New in Project 2013?
Christy Rogers
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals

SharePoint – Roadmap for Building Your Very Own Office 365-SharePoint Online Site
Tone Shelby
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home users

2-2:10 p.m.
Coffee Break

2:10-3 p.m.
Breakout Session IV

Access – How Access Replaces Mainframe and Legacy Solutions
John Krzysztow
Level: Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators

Microsoft Office – Smarter SmartArt and Picture Layouts
Hattie Wiley
Level: Beginner, Intermediate
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators, Home users

Visio – Use Microsoft Visio 2013 for Database Planning, Development and Client Management
Caren Grandgenett, Database Development and Training Specialist, JCCC
Level: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Ideal for: Professionals, Educators

Yammer – Yammer Time! Introduction to Yammer Social for Business
Ryan Gutridge
Level: Beginner
Ideal for: Professionals

3:10-4 p.m.
Closing

More information coming soon. Please check back for updates to the schedule.

For questions, call 913-469-3891.