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Automation Nation 2014 Agenda

Day 1: Monday, June 2

Time

Event

8:00am - 5:00pm

Optional Pre-day Events/ Consulting

5:00 - 8:00pm

Welcome Reception: Solutions Pavilion

Day 2: Tuesday, June 3

Time

Event

6:30 - 7:45am

Breakfast

8:00 - 9:45am

Keynote: Matt Nachtrab, CEO of LabTech Software

9:45 - 10:00am

Transition 1

Round 1
10:00 - 11:00am

Defining Your Service Offering and Billing Strategy

Monitoring with LabTech

Next Generation Ignite Management with LabTech 2014

Collecting and Alerting via SNMP with LabTech 2014

Business Session, Paul Dippell

Scripting 301 Lab

Intermediate LabTech PowerShell Lab 201

11:00 - 11:10am

Transition 2

Round 2
11:10 - 12:10pm

Solidify your Role as Trusted Advisor in 60 Days

LabTech Geek 101: Q&A

User Centric Computing with LabTech 2014

Using RegEx and LabTech

Business Session, Paul Dippell

Scripting 301 Lab (cont.)

Intermediate LabTech PowerShell Lab 201 (cont.)

12:10 - 1:30pm

Lunch: Solutions Pavilion

Round 3
1:30 - 2:30pm

Standardization and Process to Build Business Efficiency

LabTech Ignite Essentials

Data Mining for Opportunities with LabTech

Introduction to LabTech SDK

Panel: My Biggest Mistake

Scripting 101 Lab

Automation Lab – Scripting, Monitor, Groups. Searches Lab 101

2:30 - 2:40pm

Transition 3

Round 4
2:40 - 3:40pm

Getting and Keeping the Right People in Your Business

Patch Management Best Practices with LabTech

LabTech Geek 201: Q&A

Debugging LabTech

Business Session, Paul Dippell

Scripting 101 Lab (cont.)

Automation Lab – Scripting, Monitor, Groups. Searches Lab 101 (cont.)

3:40 - 4:00pm

Afternoon Break

Round 5
4:00 - 4:30pm

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

4:30 - 4:40pm

Transition 4

Round 6
4:40 - 5:40pm

LabTech Leadership Town Hall

PSA Integration Best Practices with LabTech

Network Monitoring Plugin and ESX Monitoring

Leveraging SQL for LabTech Customization

Business Session, Paul Dippell

Stealth Client Management Best Practices with LabTech

Expanded Monitoring Capabilities of LabTech 2014

5:45 - 6:45pm

Happy Hour: Solutions Pavilion

7:00 - 10:00pm

Party Sponsored by ConnectWise

Day 3: Wednesday, June 4

Time

Event

7:00 - 8:15am

Breakfast

8:30 - 9:45am

Keynote: Douglas Merrill, Former CIO of Google

9:45 - 10:00am

Transition 5

Round 7
10:00 - 11:00am

The HIPAA Questions Every MSP Should Be Asking

Introduction to Network Monitoring via SNMP

Intel vPro Management within LabTech

Looking Forward: LabTech User Experience

Panel: Why I Stay (A Tech Perspective)

Scripting 201 Lab

PowerShell Utilization within LabTech, and the Basics
Lab 101

11:00 - 11:10am

Transition 6

Round 8
11:10am - 12:10pm

Structuring Service Boards and Alerting to Optimize Service Delivery

Stealth Client Management Best Practices with LabTech

Expanded Monitoring Capabilities of LabTech 2014

LabTech Geek 301:
Q&A

Business Session, Brad Gross

Scripting 201 Lab (cont.)

PowerShell Utilization within LabTech, and the Basics Lab 101 (cont.)

12:10 - 1:45pm

Lunch: Solutions Pavilion

Round 9
1:45 - 2:15pm

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

Strategic Partner Breakout Session

2:15 - 2:25pm

Transition 7

Round 10
2:25 - 3:25pm

Building an Automation Culture in Your Business

LabTech Ignite Essentials

Monitoring with LabTech

Creating a Plugin with SDK from Start to Finish

Business Session, Brad Gross

Scripting 201 Lab

Scripting 101 Lab

3:25 - 3:45pm

Afternoon Break

Round 11
3:45 - 4:45pm

Converting Clients from Break/Fix to Managed Services

Patch Management Best Practices with LabTech

User Centric Computing with LabTech 2014

Collecting and Alerting via SNMP with LabTech 2014

Panel: Building a Company Culture

Scripting 201 Lab (cont.)

Scripting 101 Lab (cont.)