Microsoft Inspire 2020

The flagship partner event | online 21-22 July 2020

"Innovation. Leadership. Partnership."

Microsoft Inspire

Microsoft’s annual partner event.

Scheduled to take place in Las Vegas as for the past two years, due to the coronavirus pandemic, Inspire 2020 will now take place digitally.

The team from Vuzion will be attending just the same - and are looking forward to hearing the news, insights, and announcements from the corenotes, breakout sessions, and talks, and that make Inspire such an informative and inspirational experience.

Featured speakers at Microsoft Inspire 2020

Satya Nadella

Satya Nadella

Brad Smith

Brad Smith

Judson Althoff

Judson Althoff
Executive Vice President,

Gavriella Schuster 2

Gavriella Schuster
Commercial Vice President,

Nick Parker

Nick Parker
Corporate Vice President,
Global Partner Solutions, Microsoft

Julia White

Julia White
Corporate Vice President,
Azure, Microsoft

The Microsoft Inspire Vuzion team

Michael Frisby

As Managing Director, my role is to oversee the strategy of the business, ensure we delight our partners and provide services and solutions that help them achieve their goals.

Craig Gordon

As Head of Vuzion, I’m ultimately responsible for managing the partner team, who are in turn here to support our partners' business growth.

Kieran McDonnell

As Head of Vuzion Ireland, our mission is to help partners grow with best-in-class cloud solutions, and working with them to assist in accelerating their success in the cloud.

Matt Raven

Accelerate Team Leader, focusing on new business and ensuring we provide an outstanding level of service to help our partners grow.

Lucy Roberts

Partner Marketing Manager, running the Vuzion GROW marketing programme, designed to support partners in growing their business.

Chris Hoard

As a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), I’m responsible for training and educating our partners in the use of Microsoft technologies, such as Microsoft 365 and Azure.

Darren Roberts

My role as Azure Commercial Lead here at Vuzion is to help our partners build a successful, and profitable Azure based business.

Graeme Waring

Responsible for building relationships with Ireland partners to help them build solutions and services using Microsoft technologies, and achieve business goals.

Tahmid Ahmed

I help to develop Vuzion partners’ businesses using the three Microsoft clouds and the products of other key Vuzion vendor partners, with a key focus Microsoft Azure.

The latest news from Inspire 2020 ...

Microsoft Inspire reports strong growth for the ISV Connect program

And at Vuzion, we’re experiencing incredible levels of interest in our ISV partner program, supported through our relationships with...

Key announcements from Microsoft Inspire 21-22 July 2020

Updates and enhancements include to Azure, Microsoft 365, Business applications, security, compliance and identity.

Microsoft Inspire - launch of Microsoft 365 Adoption Guide

A fantastic set of best practices to help simplify and accelerate user adoption of Microsoft 365, and for customers to get the most ...

Inspired 2020 - Vuzion's post-Inspire webinars

We'll be rounding up the news and announcements in a series of post-Inspire webinars in the first week of August. Each webinar will include a 45-minute presentation, and a 15-minute Q&A session.

Vuzion Inspired - Key Themes from Inspire

Tuesday 4 August 2020: 11:00-12:00

Vuzion MD, Michael Frisby, and Microsoft Partner Lead, Alex Smith will talk through Microsoft's key announcements and strategy for the oncoming year, and what they mean for your business and customers.

Vuzion Inspired - Modern Workplace Update

Wednesday 5 August 2020: 11:00-12:00

Vuzion Partner Consultant and Microsoft Certified Trainer and MVP, Chris Hoard, and Vuzion Modern Workplace BDM, Rob Gray, will discuss the key news from Inspire surrounding the modern workplace.

Vuzion Inspired - Azure & Biz Apps Update

Thursday 6 August 2020: 11:00-12:00

Vuzion Partner Consultant and Azure Lead, Darren Roberts, and Azure BDM, Tahmid Ahmed, will take you through the key Azure insights from Inspire, along with an update on Biz Apps.