In this session a panel of industry professionals will discuss how challenges faced from COVID-19 impact the ability to support customer needs and how the Power Platform can meet the demand.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area.

Learn how to use three simple Power Automate flows within Dynamics 365 Sales to enhance the effectiveness of your sales team and automate your internal processes.  Don’t have the users work for the system let the system do the work for the users.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area.

Postman is a tool often used to interact with RESTful services (such as OData) in scenarios that involve the development and testing of application programming interfaces (APIs). In this session, you will learn how to analyze the data entities and OData that need to be exposed; how to test the response of a service; and how to determine the determine the exceptions and errors.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate to advanced-level knowledge of the subject area.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Power Apps are a game changer for your company.  Power Apps let you provide Dynamics SL information to the people who need it when and where they need it.  For example, provide salespeople in the field access to their customer order history and inventory on hand on their phone.   Think of a task and you can create a Power App for that and you don’t need a PHD in computer science to build it. The cloud makes it possible to share your creations with co-workers on any device. Attend this session to see which Power Apps are available today in SL 2018 and learn the basics of how to start a new Power App.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to:

•    Describe the Dynamics SL Power Apps solution.

•    Describe where to get the SL Power Apps solution.

•    Understand the basics of how to create a new Power solution.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Intermediate

We’ll provide a high-level overview on the main topics of C/AL to AL development. You’ll become acquainted with the technology and what’s involved, while gauging your interest and skill level for pursuing advanced classes. Learn what next questions to ask in your development journey.

This is a summarized / high-level version of the Academy class of the same name.

We’ll cover:

1)  What is allowed in Base C/AL Tables and Pages.

2)  Understanding of Events – Integration, Database Trigger, & Page Trigger.

3)  Understanding of how to Subscribe Microsoft/Add-on Events.

4)  C/AL to AL Conversion.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Intermediate

Your Microsoft Dynamics SL data is one of the keys to your business success. But the data is only valuable if the information gets to the right people at the right time.  Power Automate emails are the perfect way to keep user update to date so they can take proactive actions, rather than being reactive.  For example, know when a new entry is made into SL or if a customer is over balance.  Attend this session to see all of the included email notifications included in Dynamics SL and learn how to get started on creating your own notifications.

Learning Objectives:

•    Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to describe the Dynamics SL Flow solutions.

•    Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to describe where to get SL Flow solutions.

•    Upon completion of this session, participants will be able to understand the basics of how a Flow solution is created.

Level: Intermediate

Please join Tonya Ream, IT Director at Vera Bradley, and Adam Carrick, Sr. Consultant at Sunrise Technologies, to hear how they planned, and executed a full replacement of their core ERP financial and operation systems, the full omnichannel landscape including a POS System supporting 153 retail stores, an eCommerce platform, a B2B commerce site, as well as their financial payment processor. This all went live on time, and on budget on the same day.  All achieved during an on-going pandemic.

 

You’ll learn:

•Why Vera Bradley chose Dynamics 365 and Dynamics 365 Commerce as their solution
•How COVID 19 affected their plans
•What were the key components that ensured they deployed on time and on budget

How can one Power Apps application securely meet the needs of more than one user persona without exposing an organization to data privacy risks?  

This session will share techniques successfully used to serve the needs of 3 different user personas – an individual user, a manager and a resource manager – securely providing each with only the information necessary for their role.

Session Level: Intermediate

For many organizations, front line sales and support is owned by employees. What if it didn’t need to be? 

Join us for a session dedicated to how Power Virtual Agents can add immediate value to your Power Apps (or other!) portals.

Session Level: Intermediate

If you have the daunting task of training a large workforce or one spread across the country, we can help you wrangle them in and do a bang-up job! We will provide the necessary tools! We have successfully trained nearly 1,000 users in 150 offices, with only one dedicated CRM resource.

You’ll see the steps and in-depth detail of the tasks required to use CDS to bring data elements back and forth between D365FO and CE. We will also discuss some of the business outcomes that a customer will want to achieve in doing so. Join this session to learn about the different ways to integrate data and Microsoft’s newest framework Dual-Write. Participants will learn:

1. Microsoft’s Roadmap for Dynamics 365 Integration

2. How to set up and configure Dual-Write

3. Understanding of available tools to integrate Dynamics 365 data

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Learn how to set up workflows in Business Central to streamline your business processes, eliminate manual requirements, and become more efficient. You’ll see how workflows can help route invoices, orders, and other documents to the necessary departments and how reminders and task lists can help keep those workflows progressing. 

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Basic 

In this fun session we will take a look at the various solutions we implemented for Dunder Mifflin from a fun dashboard that allows Pam Beasley to track Michael Scott’s naps throughout the day to a Customer Service Desk for Dwight Schrute to complain against Jim Halpert’s pranks. Join us for a fun session on how implementing Dynamics 365 at Dunder Mifflin improved productivity. Kind of.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with beginner-level knowledge of the subject area.

This targeted, hands-on, deep dive Academy training session will deepen your understanding of the Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management module. We’ll cover all of the foundational setup, configuration and parameters necessary for warehousing. 

We will build configurations to run your warehouse on D365 SCM but many of the concepts reviewed in this course will also apply to the WHS Module in Dynamics AX 2012 R3.

Learning Objectives

Following completion of this course you will be able to:

•Configure your warehouse setup for locations and zones
•Manage loads, shipments, waves, and work fundamentals
•Build efficient sales order and transfer order processes
•Leverage both system directed and user-initiated picking processes
•Review and manage replenishment set-up options
•Direct containerization and packing
•Validate staging and loading processes
•Oversee cycle counting
•Manage your inventory
Level: Intermediate

Preparation: Please bring an internet capable Windows laptop for hands-on labs and exercises.

Learn how to utilize the Advanced Distribution to implement fulfillment orders. Utilize navigation lists, fulfillment workflows, and processes to move a document through the full order to invoice process fluidly. All current GP versions 10+ applicable.

This session is geared for an audience with a basic skill set.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Microsoft has licensed Crowe Lease Accounting Optimizer functionality to be released between October 2020 and March 2021  Presented by the original product owners, learn how this functionality interacts with other financial features of D365 and how to best prepare. 

Learning Objectives:

•    What is ASC 842, and what has changed?

•    How to account for the changes using Dynamics 365

As the adoption of Teams is increasing along with that have increased the Teams sprawl. One of the methods to avoid the Teams Sprawl is to add the governance policies and automate the Teams creation via the approval process.
In this demo-driven session, we will cover how to implement Teams Governance using Power Automate, Microsoft Graph APIs, and SharePoint.
You will learn:
1) Microsoft Teams Governance via Automation
2) Automate Microsoft Team Provisioning using Power Automate, Microsoft Graph APIs, and SharePoint
3) Automate Microsoft Team Provisioning using Logic Apps, Microsoft Graph APIs, and SharePoint

Session Level: Advanced

This presentation will take the audience through how to use a combination of Azure machine learning, Power Apps and key D365 for Finance and Supply Chain features to mange and improve food safety. We will cover both how to manage quality control on the production floor or at the receiving dock using Power Apps, predicting quality issues using Azure ML, and how to log and manage non-conformance via D365FSC, Power BI and Power Apps.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate to advanced-level knowledge of the subject area.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

An interactive discussion and demo on how to debug SL Web Apps code.  We will demo debugging JavaScript in Chrome, walk through controller code using Visual Studio, and help you find which stored procedures Web Apps is running using Profiler.

These skills are necessary for any web apps development and troubleshooting.  If you have any current issues that you are trying to fix, please reach out to the leaders beforehand.

Level: Advanced

How does Park 100 Foods move it’s products? Raw materials and Finished goods. We use transfer orders, purchase orders and sales orders to bring in raw materials and ship out finished goods.

This presentation will show all aspects of the 3 types of orders from creation to posting and review basic and custom reports used with these orders. 

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Basic

D365 Finance and D365 Supply Chain Management provides various options for it to Interact with different systems. The goal for this session is to go over the options available for Integration, pros and cons of each of the options and best practice which needs to be followed before choosing Integration method and during implementations.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with beginner-level knowledge of the subject area.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

This session will help you understand the difference and advantages of the Dynamics 365 Customer Engagement Insights offerings: Sales Insights, Customer Insights, and Customer Service Insights.

The content of this session is geared toward an audience with beginner-level knowledge of the subject area.

This session covers the SQL Server Agent, with its Jobs and Alerts, along with newer features like Database Mail and Extended Events (which is replacing Profiler). You can use SQL Jobs to schedule SQL Scripts and Database Maintenance Plans. Alerts can notify you when jobs or maintenance plans fail. Extended Events can help troubleshoot and improve performance. Profiler preceded Extended Events but hasn’t advanced since 2008. What are some pros and cons of using the independent SQL Server Management Studio with any version from SQL Server 2008 through 2019.

Learning Objective: Know how to have SQL Server send you an email when a backup job fails.                                                                                                                                                                                                                               This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Intermediate

Power BI can get really complicated, really fast.  How do you cut through all of the technical terminology and just use it?  How do you know when you are over your head and need to ask for help from a technical resource? At this session you will:

Find out what Power BI works well for and what it does not

Get strategies for how to communicate with your developer

Learn strategies for deploying reports to various roles in an organization

Learn what an Excel user can reasonably expect to be able to do in Power BI

This session is geared for an audience with a basic skill set.

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Join us to learn the many ways to access data from SL.  Discover how to use the ROI, Crystal Reports, Quick Query, Power BI, copy grids, and desktop shortcuts.  This session will walk through the data schema, revealing underlying fields supporting data entry screens, create custom queries and reports using standard tools.  

This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.

Level: Basic