Speaker

Vesa Nopanen

Vesa Nopanen

Metaverse | Futurist | Speaker | Blogger | Mr. Metaverse

Turku, Finland

Principal Consultant and Microsoft MVP working on Metaverse and Future Work at Sulava.
Vesku thinks Microsoft Teams is the portal to the Commercial Metaverse, allowing people to work together better than before and also to create new business models for organizations. The Metaverse is the Digital Fabric with AI connecting people to each other, to the data and to apps.
The Metaverse will enable everyone to participate - on any device.
This journey in the Metaverse is on it's early steps and I am guiding you and your organization on the road.

I am extremely passionate about Metaverse and how it - with Microsoft Teams and Cloud - enable to change how people work together today and in the future.

Vesku has 25+ years of experience in IT business on multiple industries, domains, and roles. He is also a futurist, active speaker, blogger, evangelist, and technology community member.

Awards

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • Microsoft Teams
  • Power Platform
  • Microsoft MVP
  • Office 365
  • Collaboration
  • Change Leadership
  • Teams Platform
  • Microsoft Mesh
  • Metaverse
  • Microsoft Loop
  • Microsoft Cloud

Big Industry: Metaverse and the Future of Work

Microsoft technologies, platforms and services power the Microsoft Cloud. This cloud enables new kind of smart experiences with Microsoft Metaverse enabling Industrial Metaverse solutions from smart locations and cities to manufacturing and process industries. Microsoft Metaverse powers the Future of Work.

It is not just about meetings and experiences in the immersive Metaverse; it is also about reimaging business opportunities and processes and visioning the way we work together in the Future.

Join this session to learn about possibiltiies for Industrial Metaverse and how Metaverse changes the Future of Work.

Link to room: https://metaverse-one.rocks/room1

Leap to the Future of Work with Microsoft Metaverse

Metaverse enables a new kind of future of work with the help of Microsoft Metaverse and Cloud services like Mesh for Teams, Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Loop, Whiteboard and various Azure Services.

Join this session to undestand and experience how Metaverse changes the way we work, participate in digital and hybrid meetings, represent us via digital twins of ourselves - avatars, and how we can collaborate in the Metaverse using Microsoft Teams.

This session has both presentation and demos, and is aimed towards CTOs, CIOs, CEOs, HR and Communication leads, Microsoft Teams Champions, Change Leaders, and also to IT / curious end users to bring understanding and impact what Metaverse is changing and opening new opportunities for collaboration, meetings, businesses and what will be required to be able to utilize it. Content delivered is mostly at level 200.

InkedIn: Fluid Social Dynamics of Whiteboarding

You are welcome to experience the social and dynamic Microsoft Whiteboard collaboration; especially when used with Microsoft Teams. Hybrid meetings era requires innovative tools and ways to use them to get everyone involved and engaged. Microsoft Whiteboard is one of those collaborative, dynamic and social tools that can also bring in some fun alongside the serious business.

The tool provides a freeform intelligent canvas where Teams can ideate, create, and collaborate visually. We all know how to use Whiteboard, but do you know how you can use it to support collaboration and ideation processes with Microsoft Teams?

This demo rich, with latest updates and features available, session will explore the utilization of whiteboarding inside and outside of Microsoft Teams meetings and show how whiteboarding can enhance teamwork, collaboration and productivity through bringing people and ideas together.

How Microsoft Metaverse is shaping the Future of Work

Join this session to learn about Microsoft Metaverse, Mesh for Teams and Microsoft Teams and how they shape the future of work. Metaverse is not all about technology, it is also a huge opportunity for businesses opening new models, processes and ways to collaborate.

You will learn how it has already changed the way organizations work and why Metaverse is the big game changer. We take a demo-look at what is available today and what is coming out next.

The session focuses on Microsoft Metaverse, Mesh for Teams and Microsoft Mesh platforms on building & shaping the Future of Work.

Hybrid meetings with Mesh for Teams and Microsoft Metaverse

Join this session to learn how to use Microsoft Metaverse and Mesh for Teams in hybrid meetings. I will be answering in the sessions to questions like
- What needs to be considered when setting up a truly hybrid meeting experience that connects physical and virtual spaces together?
- What best practices and technical requirements there is to keep in the mind?

How you can use tools suchs as Microsoft Whiteboard and Microsoft Loop to enable intelligent meetings that support both synchronous and asychronous attendance.

Microsoft 365 Conference December 2022

December 2022 Las Vegas, Nevada, United States

ESPC 2022

Hybrid Workshops and Immersive Meetings Experience in the Microsoft Metaverse
Join this session to learn how to take advantage of the Microsoft Metaverse & Mesh For Teams in workshops, meetings and company events. This session will include recent experiences and best practices in planning and executing hybrid and immersive Metaverse workshops and meetings. You will also learn about technical requirements, what to especially keep in mind and also what to avoid to be able to create a successful shared experience using Microsoft Teams and Metaverse.

In the session you will also learn some tips and tricks on building your Avatar, the digital expression of yourself.

Benefits of Attending this Session:

Workshops and meetings in Microsoft Metaverse
Best practices for Mesh for Teams
What works in immersive meetings and what doesn’t

November 2022 Copenhagen, Denmark

South Coast Summit 2022

October 2022 Southampton, United Kingdom

GITEX

How metaverse is shaping up the future of work

October 2022 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Metaverse One

September 2022

Scottish Summit 2022

June 2022 Glasgow, United Kingdom

Teams Nation 2022

March 2022

M365 Below in Chicago!

January 2022

aMS Germany - 16-11-2021

November 2021 Aachen, Germany

MCT Summit 2021

March 2021

Global Power Platform Bootcamp Paris

February 2021

TeamscommunityDay 2021

January 2021

Modern Workplace Conference Paris 2021

January 2021 Paris, France

aMS Germany - 1/12/2020

December 2020 Aachen, Germany

M365 Chicago - Virtual Event

November 2020 Chicago, Illinois, United States

2nd cloud8 virtual Summit in 2020

November 2020

365 Saturday Warsaw 2020 VIRTUAL

October 2020 Warsaw, Poland

SharePoint Saturday Cologne 2020

September 2020 Köln, Germany

Microsoft 365 Virtual Summit Spain

April 2020 Madrid, Spain

Modern WorkPlace Summit

April 2020 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Microsoft Techdays 2020

March 2020 Helsinki, Finland

Scottish Summit

February 2020 Glasgow, United Kingdom

SharePoint and Microsoft 365: the good, the bad, the ugly

Microsoft Teams Best Practices & Tips: Demo filled session how to use Teams better and be more productive.Focus on latest features (private channels, channel pinning) & controlling on Teams noise.

November 2019

Microsoft Ignite

My Sessions:
THR2004 - Best practices on training firstline workers to adopt Microsoft Teams
THR1016 - How to ensure Microsoft Teams drives corporate strategy

November 2019

Oktoberfest: Teams Virtual Summit 16/10/2019

My session: Making Teams the Hub for Work: The Graph API in Practice

October 2019

SharePoint Saturday Helsinki 2019

September 2019 Helsinki, Finland

SharePoint Saturday Stockholm 2019

September 2019 Stockholm, Sweden

Microsoft 365 Insights e-Seminar - Innofactor event

Two sessions:
Session 1: Take teamwork to the next level with Microsoft Teams
Session 4: Successful adoption of Microsoft 365 in your organization

August 2019

What's new & upcoming in Office 365 - especially in Microsoft Teams & SharePoint. Demos.

In Finnish. What's new, what's coming out soon.

June 2019

SharePoint and Microsoft 365: the good, the bad, the ugly

Microsoft Teams Tips & Tricks: Demo filled session how to use Teams better and be more productive.

May 2019 Helsinki, Finland

Office 365 New Features Webinar 10.4.2019

What's new & upcoming in Office 365 - especially in Microsoft Teams & SharePoint. Demos.

April 2019

European Teams User Group

I was presenting "Teams Kungfu" at the first European Teams User Group meeting

March 2019

Microsoft Techdays 2019

February 2019 Helsinki, Finland

TechDays Fi

My Session: Making Microsoft Teams the User Interface of Work

February 2019 Helsinki, Finland

Office 365 New Features Webinar 31.1.2019

Office 365 New Features webinar, including topics with Microsoft Teams, SharePoint, Flow and others.

January 2019

Office 365 & SharePoint User Group Finland online 7.1.2019

Teams Kung-Fu in one hour: tips and tricks

January 2019

SharePoint and Microsoft 365: the good, the bad, the ugly

A Finnish seminar about SharePoint & Microsoft 365. I have a Teams session in there.

December 2018

Office 365 New Features Webinars

Online public webinar about Office 365 new features. Recording is in Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_N4o-Mku6E

November 2018

Teams online training

Teams online webinar/training. Open for everyone.

September 2018

Office 365 New Features Webinars

Online public webinar about Office 365 new features. Recording is in Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PYQvC7MHbSU

September 2018

Office 365 New Features Webinars

Online public webinar about Office 365 new features. Recording is in Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Oo-3vErwyqw

June 2018

Vesa Nopanen

Metaverse | Futurist | Speaker | Blogger | Mr. Metaverse

Turku, Finland