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UK Citrix User Group Spring 2021 meeting

Register here now!

Following the incredible success our virtual meetings in 2020, we are delighted to announce that our first meeting of 2021 will also be virtual and will take place on 21 April from 10am to 5pm.

How to access the event platform

Once you have registered, you will automatically be added to the platform and will be sent a joining email. It will come from Swapcard, so please check your spam. If you can’t find it, then you can log into www.swapcard.com and request a magic link. Click the link and it will ask you to set a password. Once you have access, click on the UKCUG logo to access the event.

When

Wednesday 21 April 2021
10:00am to 4pm (followed by the UKCUG Vbeers!)

Where

As before, once you have registered, you will be sent a link to access the event platform a week before the event so that you can familiarise yourselves with the technology and check out our sponsors and create your own schedule. We will feature the usual EXCELLENT content from engaging speakers and a mix of sessions from Citrix, UKCUG, sponsors & the community.

  • An event run by the user group community for the community
  • Network with colleagues via the Discussion Group and 121 messaging
  • Network with our fabulous sponsors and peruse their collateral

Please see our newly revealed agenda below and get involved on Twitter by using #UKCUG.

We’re looking forward to meeting you all virtually!

Agenda

10:00 Welcome & News  – UKCUG

10:15 Citrix Master Image-as-Code via Azure DevOps pipelines – Patrick van den Born (CTP session)

11.00 Control Up Sponsor Session

11.15  Keeping your gold images current with Evergreen – Aaron Parker (CTP session)

12.00 Comfort break

12:15  Craig Hinchliffe, Senior Presales Engineer UK Enterprise – IGEL Technology

12.30 Azure Image builder for Gold Images – Jim Moyle (CTP session)

13:15 Lunch break

13:45 Mastering EUC Performance – Rody Kossen & Kees Baggerman (CTP session)

14.30  Flexxible IT Sponsor Session

14.45 How to deal with OneDrive on Citrix – James Rankin (CTP session)

15:30 Citrix SIA – Securing internet traffic for a distributed workforce – Adam Cooperman, Citrix

16.15 Wrap-up – UKCUG

16.30 Open discussion and vBeers

Submit your session idea

Have a good topic, project or case study you’d think would be of interest to others? Submit your session idea for consideration for a future meeting

Sponsors

Our meetings are free to attend thanks to our generous sponsors. You’ll be able to contact them all, through the virtual meeting platform on the run up to the event, during event day and will be able to log on to all through the year between meetings. Please do take the time to watch their videos and download their content.

UK Citrix User Group Winter 2020 meeting (watch on demand)

Following the incredible success of the online meetings so far this year, we are delighted to announce that our next meeting will also be virtual and will take place on Monday December 7th from 10am to 4pm GMT.

The meetings are free to attend, available to a global audience, streamed via an interactive platform where you can interact with fellow delegates, sponsors and the presenters.

When

Monday December 7th
10:00am to 4.3pm (followed by vBeers social via Gotomeeting)

Where

As before, once you have registered, you will be sent a link to access the event platform a week before the event so that you can familiarise yourselves with the technology and check out our sponsors, as well as take part in the leaderboard challenge and create your own schedule. We will feature the usual EXCELLENT content from engaging speakers and a mix of sessions from Citrix, UKCUG, sponsors & the community.

  • An event run by the user group community for the community
  • Network with colleagues via the Community Chat and 121 messaging
  • Network with our fabulous sponsors and peruse their collateral
  • Collect swag and be in with a chance to win some awesome prizes!

The agenda will follow soon, in the meantime, get involved by using #UKCUG on Twitter.

We’re looking forward to meeting you all virtually!

Provisional Agenda

10:00 Welcome & News  – UKCUG

10:15 WVD or Citrix? WVD? Citrix? Or both? Let me help you decide….. Neil McLoughlin (CTA Session)

11.00 Sponsor

11.15  Citrix Security vs Usability – 2.0 – James Rankin & Dave Brett (CTP double act)

12.05 Comfort break

12:15  Sponsor

12.30 Best practices for ‘Work From Anywhere’ user experience monitoring – Berry Haveman (Community session)

13:15 Lunch break

13:45 Update on MSIX – Tim Mangan (CTP session)

14.30  Sponsor

14.45 Citrix USB optimized vs Generic – Ray Davis (Community Session)

15:30 Power managing Citrix workloads using PowerScale – Leee Jeffries (CTP session)

16.15 Quiz

16.30 Open discussion and vBeers

Submit your session idea

Have a good topic, project or case study you’d think would be of interest to others? Submit your session idea for consideration for a future meeting

Sponsors

Our meetings are free to attend thanks to our generous sponsors. You’ll be able to contact them all, through the virtual meeting platform on the run up to the event, during event day and for 30 days after. Please do take the time to watch their videos and download their content.