Chris Hoard

Speaking and Training History (From August 2019)

08/08/2019: Vuzion UK Inspired
23/08/2019: Vuzion Ireland Inspired
03/09/2019: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Portsmouth, UK)
05/09/2019: Azure Fundamentals (Portsmouth, UK)
06/09/2019: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Portsmouth, UK)
24/09/2019: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Belfast, UK)
25/09/2019: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Dublin, IE)
16/10/2019: TeamsFest – October 2019
21/10/2019: Microsoft Teams Fundamentals (Fareham, UK)
23/10/2019: Microsoft Teams Fundamentals (Dublin, IE)
24/10/2019: Microsoft Teams Fundamentals (Galway, IE)
03/11/2019: Microsoft Ignite 2019
13/11/2019: Vuzion Communicate
14/11/2019: Azure Fundamentals (Leicester, UK)
15/11/2019: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Leicester, UK)
28/11/2019: European Teams User Group – November
19/12/2019: European Teams User Group – December
07/01/2020: Azure Fundamentals (Belfast, UK)
21/01/2020: Microsoft Partner Exec Summit (London, UK)
21/01/2020: European Teams User Group – January
27/01/2020: Teams Fundamentals (London, UK)
29/01/2020: Azure Fundamentals (Fareham, UK)
11/02/2020: Commsverse In-Store
24/02/2020: European Teams User Group – February
26/02/2020: Microsoft Teams Fundamentals (Dublin, IE)
27/02/2020: Love Cloud Communicate (Dublin, IE)
31/03/2020: Microsoft 365 Fundamentals (Virtual)
01/04/2020: TeamsFest – April 2020
21/04/2020: European Teams User Group – April


Active Certifications (Acclaim)

Azure Administrator Associate (MCA)
Azure Fundamentals (MC)
Cloud Fundamentals (MTA)
D365 Fundamentals (MC)
M365 Enterprise Administrator Expert (MCE)
M365 Fundamentals (MC)
M365 Messaging Adm. Associate (MCA)
M365 Modern Desktop Adm. Associate (MCA)
M365 Security Adm. Associate (MCA)
M365 Teams Adm. Associate (MCA)
M365 Teamwork Adm. Associate (MCA)
Microsoft Certified Educator (MCE)
Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT)
Microsoft Innovative Educator (MIE)
Mobility & Device Fundamentals (MTA)
Office 365 (MCSA)
Power Platform Fundamentals (MC)
Productivity (MCSE)
Security Fundamentals (MTA)


Microsoft MCT Regional Lead (2020 – 2021)
Microsoft MVP Office Apps and Services (2020 – 2021)

User Groups

European Teams User Group

Available for: 

  • Speaking at community events or usergroups

Area of Specialism

  • Microsoft 365
  • Microsoft Teams
  • Azure (Entry Level)

I am interested in literally everything across the Microsoft 365 stack including Exchange, SharePoint, OneDrive, Stream, Yammer, Forms, Flow, Power BI, Azure AD, Microsoft Threat Protection and Intune.


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