Adis Jugo

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Adis JugoAdis Jugo (Bosnia) is a software architect with over 20 years of experience, and Microsoft MVP for SharePoint Server. He has first met SharePoint (and Microsoft CMS server) back in 2002, and since 2006 his focus was completely shifted towards architecture and development of solutions based on the SharePoint technology.

Adis is working as a Technology Advisor for PlanB., a consulting company with offices in Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bulgaria. He is also a speaker at various conferences, including ShareConf, TeamConf/ALM Days and ShareCamp (Germany), Microsoft WinDays (Croatia), Microsoft NetWork (Bosnia), Microsoft Sinergija (Serbia), Microsoft DevDays/TechDays events (various countries), as well as at meetings of the various Microsoft .NET and SharePoint User Groups. He is one of the co-founders and leaders of Bosnian SharePoint User Group.

Adis likes to keep his free time really free, since there isn’t much of it, and prefers spending it with his family.

Adis’ SharePoint and .NET blog, with the topics which are covering .NET and SharePoint architecture, development, planning and governance can be found at http://adisjugo.com. His twitter handle is @adisjugo

Aleksandar Drašković

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Aleksandar Drašković (Germany) is working as a Solution Expert for PlanB., a consulting company with offices in Germany, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bulgaria. He works in enterprise IT since 1998, focusing mostly on Windows infrastructure, Active Directory and Exchange and since 2007 he is completely dedicated to SharePoint. Aleksandar achieved Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) for SharePoint 2010 certification earlier this year. Blog

Anges Molnar

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Agnes MolnarAgnes Molnar (Hungary) - is a Microsoft SharePoint MVP and serves as a Senior Solutions Consultant for BA Insight. With a strong focus on Enterprise Search and Information Management, she has been working with SharePoint technologies since 2001, and has architected dozens of SharePoint and FAST implementations for commercial and government organizations throughout Europe and the Americas. In her role at BA Insight, Agnes helps guide the company’s product development team, and oversees enterprise-level deployments of the company’s technologies around the world. A co-author and contributor to several SharePoint books, including Real World SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2010 Unleashed, Agnes is a regular speaker at technical conferences and symposiums around the world. On her blog, Agnes regularly writes on the topics of enterprise search best practices, and SharePoint & FAST technologies.

Darko Milevski

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Darko MilevskiDarko Milevski (Macedonia) is Microsoft MVP for SharePoint Server, blogger, speaker and  .NET Community leader. He is working in Nextsense, a Macedonian IT company, as ECM and BPM architect and consultant. He has more than 7 year experience with SharePoint, starting from version 2003. He has successfully completed many Microsoft certifications like MCSD, MCTS: SP2010, MCPD: SP2010, etc. Darko participated at many Microsoft related conferences as a speaker, Vizija, WinDays, TechDays, CodeCamp and User Group meetings are few among them.

He is one of the founders of “Macedonian .NET User Group” and “Macedonian SharePoint User Group”. You can find more on his blog http://mkdot.net/blogs/darko or on the about page http://about.me/darko.milevski

Dragan Panjkov

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Dragan PanjkovDragan Panjkov (Bosnia) is PlanB. regional director for Bosnia and Herzegovina. He has more than 10 years of professional experience in IT field, from hardware to software. In software field, he is focusing on ASP.NET MVC and SharePoint since 2007. He is one of co-founders of SharePoint User Group in Bosnia and Herzegovina (www.1sug.com) and author of one of the first WP7 applications in Bosnia (BAM Converter). Since 2009 he is regular speaker at conferences in countries of region: Microsoft NetWork (Bosnia), Microsoft WinDays (Croatia), Microsoft Sinergija (Serbia), DevDays/TechNet Day (Bosnia), MSDays (Bulgaria). Blog: www.dragan-panjkov.com; Twitter:http://twitter.com/panjkov;

Igor Pavleković

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Igor PavlekovićIgor Pavleković (Croatia) is working in Algebra Educational Group as a Chief Technology Officer. He is also lecturer and trainer on systems and network administration and engineering field in Microsoft Official Course education. In University College Algebra he is assistant professor on few courses. On his way in search for place in the IT world he used to do software development, but today he almost forget this discipline. More and more of his attention is devoted to secrets of engineering and administering MS Windows server systems, MS ForeFront products, MS Exchange and MS Lync systems. Collaboration tools are his weak point, especially Exchange, no matter if it is in cloud or on prem.
Currently he holds MCSE+S, MCITP, MCT, CEH and CEI industrial certificates.
Microsoft has awarded him with MVP: Office 365 award.

Ivan Popek

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Ivan PopekIvan Popek (Croatia) – Master of electrical engineering, fluent in English but also speaks a hint of German. He has spent the last four years working at Ekobit as a C++ and C# software engineer, developing both Windows desktop as well as SharePoint solutions. He likes to use various technologies, including HTML, XML, XSLT, jQuery etc. and he has also gained both MCPD and MCITP certification for SharePoint Server 2010. In his spare time, Ivan hangs out with his friends and his girlfriend, reads books or watches TV shows and is sometimes even known to play around with electronics.

Joel Oleson

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Joel OlesonJoel Oleson (USA) – Joel was the first dedicated SharePoint Administrator ever. He’s been working with SharePoint nearly 12 years and worked at Microsoft in both IT and the product teams including Architecting the first rollout of Microsoft’s own global search, intranet, team sites, and my sites. He managed the IT audience in the SharePoint 2007 rollout. Joel has travelled over 100 countries in his quest to connect the global SharePoint community, and spoken in hundreds of events including keynote sessions across all 6 peopled continents. He works at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as the Solutions Manager over Collaboration Technologies.

Joško Ivankov

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Josko Ivankov (Croatia) is head of development at eVision company where he started to work with SharePoint and K2 BPM technologies from the first day. He acquired a high level of knowledge and experience working on complex implementations of SharePoint, BPM (K2) and search solutions, first as a developer, then as a team leader and head of development. Lately, besides organizing everyday operations, project delivery, dealing with solution design and architecture and researching the new versions of SharePoint and K2 BPM platform he is working with Microsoft FAST technology. He is speaker at Microsoft Windays conferences, ATD conference and SharePoint User Group. He recently completed an MBA study (Cotrugli Business School). In his spare time he is with his girlfriend and friends, and tries to play sports :)

Martina Grom

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Martina Grom (Austria) works as IT-Consultant & is co-founder and CEO of atwork information technology. atwork is located in Austria and is specialized in development of Online Solutions. Martina founded atwork in 1999, she works in IT since 1995.

Martina is recognized as an expert in Microsoft Office Online Services solutions and was one of the first 8 MVP’s worldwide awarded in 2011 for her expertise in Office 365. She writes numerous articles and blogs. Her passion is Online & Social Media, cloud computing and Office 365.

Martina consults companies on their way to the cloud. Her expertise is related to online technologies and here especially in Microsoft Online Services and Office 365. She helps companies in architecture planning toward cloud solutions, provides consulting and architectural planning of cloud projects and is one of the organizational heads of cloudusergroup.at.

Martina has a master degree in international business administration of University of Vienna, Austria. You can follow her on Twitter (@magrom), Facebook or Linkedin or read her blogs at http://blog.atwork.at or http://cloudusergroup.at

Michael Noel

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Michael NoelMichael Noel (USA) is an internationally recognized technology expert, bestselling author, and well known public speaker on a broad range of IT topics.  He has authored several major industry books that have been translated into over a dozen languages worldwide. Significant titles include the upcoming SharePoint 2013 Unleashed, Exchange Server 2013 Unleashed, Windows Server 2012 Unleashed, SharePoint 2010 Unleashed, and many more.  Currently a partner at Convergent Computing (www.cco.com) in the San Francisco Bay Area, Michael’s writings and extensive public speaking experience in over a hundred countries across all seven continents leverage his real-world expertise helping organizations realize business value from Information Technology infrastructure.

Nenad Trajkovski

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Nenad TrajkovskiNenad Trajkovski (Croatia) was born in Zagreb. He is 48 years old.His major reposnibility is Project management and implementing ERP systems in large companies. He is Project manager in Perpetuum Mobile d.o.o., Zagreb. He is regular speaker at Microsoft WINDAYS, MS VIZIJA and MS SINERGIJA conferences. In last 5 years he is in the top 5 speakers. He is trainer in Project Management and MS PRoject in various countries He is professional trainer for PMP (Project Management PRofessional) and RMP (Risk Management Professional). He is PMP (Project Management Professional), PMI-RMP (Risk m,anagement Professional), MCP, MCT (Microsoft Certified Trainer), MCTS- Project, and MVP-Project.

Paul J. Swider

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Paul J. SwiderPaul J. Swider (USA) is an international speaker, trainer and freelance consultant. In addition he is the founder of the Charleston SharePoint Users Group, A founder of Sharing the Point and the author of the bestselling SharePoint 2010 Development book published by Wrox Press. He is an accomplished entrepreneur straight from a barrier Island near Charleston, SC where Paul chases the tides and winds as an avid boater and sailor.

Saša Tomičić

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Saša TomičićSaša Tomičić (Croatia) spent his entire career at Ekobit, Croatia’s leading Microsoft-oriented dev team, where he worked as a project manager, consultant, development lead and developer on a number of successful projects in Croatia and abroad. Saša has a strong expertise in modeling business processes and great team experience. Saša’s major area of expertise cover development of SharePoint and Office solutions. When not working, Saša is either his writing blog or doing some sports (cycling or table tennis).

Tomislav Piasevoli

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Tomislav PiasevoliTomislav Piasevoli (Croatia) is a Business Intelligence (BI) Specialist with years of experience with SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS). He successfully implemented many still-in-use BI solutions and now specializes in dimensional modeling, cube design and MDX consulting worldwide. In addition to regular work, Tomislav finds the time to present at conferences and to occasionally write an article or two for magazines and his blog (http://tomislav.piasevoli.com). His recent experience of living by leaving the legacy behind is a highly praised book named “MDX with SQL Server 2008 R2 Analysis Services: Cookbook” published by Packt Publishing Ltd (http://www.amazon.com/dp/1849681309). Tomislav’s contribution to the community has been recognized by Microsoft honouring him with the Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award every year since 2009.

Toni Pohl

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Toni PohlToni Pohl (Austria) is responsible for the solutions development at atwork. He has worked for nearly 20 years as an independent IT expert and is experienced in implementing competently technical projects. Toni began his IT career in the early 1990s as a trainer. After working as a trainer, his emphasis changed to the field of consulting and developing software solutions using database systems.

He is responsible for new business development, technology, and quality assurance within atwork.

Toni blogs about new technologies for the atwork-blog, the Microsoft-TechNet-Team-Austria Blog and codefest.at, the Austrian MSDN blog and writes professional articles for german developer magazines.

His first Book Windows 8 Pro is released in November 2012.

Follow Toni on Twitter @atwork!

Wictor Wilén

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Wictor WilenWictor Wilén (Sweden) is a senior SharePoint Specialist working at Connecta AB. Wictor has achieved the Microsoft Certified Architect (MCA) – SharePoint 2010 and Microsoft Certified Master (MCM) – SharePoint 2010 certifications. He has also been awarded Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for three consecutive years.

Wictor is specialised in SharePoint Solution Architecture and has been involved in the SharePoint industry since the birth of SharePoint. He is also heavily involved in the SharePoint community and is co-founder of the Swedish SharePoint User Group, SSUG.

Zlatan Džinić

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Zlatan DžinićZlatan Džinić (USA) currently works for Hitachi Consulting as a Director based in California with work experience ranging across four different continents, he also comes from an extensive Enterprise Content Management and Business Intelligence product and solution background. Most of his career he spent as an Technology Subject Matter Expert, Enterprise Strategist, Resource Manager, Technical Lead/Solution Architect as well as Project Manager or a Best Practices Consultant on large Enterprise Content Management projects and Enterprise Strategy Initiatives, involved from conceptualizing and creating initiatives to getting down and dirty (Developing and Implementing). His main focus is Developing and Architecting Enterprise Content Management, Document and Records Management, Communities of Practice (Social Networking for Business) including Business Process Management, Business Intelligence and Performance Management Solutions focusing on full blown end to end enterprise industry solutions. As an internationally recognized SharePoint and ECM technology expert he’s a regular speaker at major Microsoft and SharePoint Conferences worldwide and he also presents at Local Community events on the topics of Enterprise Content Management, SharePoint Server and Technologies, and  Business Intelligence.

Zvonimir Mavretić

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Zvonimir MavretićZvonimir Mavretić (Croatia)  is a cofounder and Chief Technology Officer of the  eVision, Croatia . With over 10 years experience  in  the SharePoint technology , 8 years of K2 and more than 20 years working in  IT business Mr. Mavretic  has high level of expertise in architecture, design and solution implementation for collaboration, document management, record management, enterprise content management, business process management and enterprise application integration. So far, eVision,  has  successfully developed some of the biggest, most complex and most sensitive projects for several governments and enterprises in SE Europe region within the Microsoft SharePoint and K2 BlackPearl domain under Zvonimir’s guidance as a team leader . For his project achievements, partnership commitments and years of evangelism as key note speaker for Microsoft SharePoint technology and as well as K2 technology Zvonimir was awarded as Microsoft Technical Person of the Year, Microsoft virtual sales technical person for SharePoint(VTSP), K2 insider and many more (not to forget his Taekwondo black belt award :) ). Beside his family and his two children Zvonimir’s  passion and hobby are eVision’s clients which he serves as trusted advisor for Microsoft SharePoint and K2 issues.