5th edition agenda

The agenda for the 5th edition of the Nordic Virtual Summit featured a variety of sessions and events designed to provide attendees with valuable information and insights on a range of topics related being an IT pro in the Microsoft 365 cloud era.

This edition was a single track with an angle on security within the technologies shown.

One track to rule them all

Friday the 16th of February 2024

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8:30 – 9:00Team NVSWelcome + agendaFor the early joiners we will introduce the days agenda and the speakers.
9:00 – 9:45Panu Saukko & Petri Paavola (Finland)Top Security Tips An Intune Admin Should Know

This session provides essential security tips for managing Windows 10/11 devices using Microsoft Intune including on relevant Entra ID configurations, Intune tenant settings, and various Intune operations. The presentation also covers Intune security measures specifically for Windows devices. This content is designed to help Intune administrators to securily manage a Windows environment.

10:00 – 10:45Jóhannes Geir Kristjánsson & Martin Himken (Iceland and Germany)Passwordless; No One Want’s To Go Back

Let’s review the steps towards going passwordless, the options available, and which one to choose. You will learn about passkeys, the authenticator app, passwordless rollout, and phishing resistance. We will also provide guidance on how to manage administrator and end-user expectations and experiences.

11:00 – 11:45Kent Agerlund & Andreas Sobczyk (Denmark)Microsoft Copilot & Azure Open AI – now what?This session will introduce you to the two new services from Microsoft. We will dive into how it works, and what questions you need to ask yourself before activating the services.
11:45 – 12:30The lunch personLunchTime to reflect and get some grub.
12:30 – 13:15Mads Christian Mozart Johansen (Denmark)One does not simply implement EPMMaking the most of Microsofts new Endpoint Privilege Management is not always straight forward. Join me for this session where I will shed some light on how to approach EPM with the right mindset. And listen to my notes from the field.
13:30 – 14:15Jörgen Nilsson & Stefan Schörling (Sweden)Managing Your Risk of Vulnerabilities with MDEIn this session our focus extends beyond the typical Windows and Microsoft 365 updates. We’ll unravel the intricacies of patching by including discussions on Onedrive, Teams, Defender, Edge, and more. Explore the powerful features of the Intune suite for advanced app management, ensuring your applications remain current. Moreover, we’ll dissect the impact of MDE and threat vulnerability management, revealing unique strategies for their smart utilization.
14:30 – 15:15Maurice Daly & Gerry Hampson (Ireland)Forget Hybrid; Go Entra Joined!
They will run through their experiences of making the switch to an Entra joined native state. The preconceived issues around network access, application requirements, and difficulty of implementation will be covered, including demos showing how different join states can co-exist.
At the end of this session, you’ll be inspired to go ahead and try going cloud native, for simplicity, less admin overhead, and a better end user experience.
15:15 – 15:45All the speakers and organizersAsk us anythingGet your notes out and ask questions that will complete your learnings from this full day of knowledge sharing.


“‘Restore connection’ is not just for devices, it is for people too. If we cannot disconnect, we cannot lead.”

-Arianna Huffington