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Dynamics Product Training, Thursday March 22

TRAINER

Ulrik Carlsson
Senior Solution Architect
Elev8 Solutions

Power B1 Can ADD More Depth to your KPIs and Analytics with increased user interaction

Abstract

This session will focus on best practices when using Dynamics 365 data in Power BI and how Dynamics 365 and Power BI can be configured together for a more seamless user experience.

Examples include displaying Power BI visuals on Dynamics 365 forms in context of the shown record. We will also look at best practices for data modeling and dealing with mixed user/team ownership, easy ways to replace option set values, links to customer specific reports in Power BI, include images from Dynamics 365 in your reports, and more. Attendees will be given access to a copy of the Power BI file used.

Biography

Ulrik B. Carlsson (@CRMChartGuy) is a Sr. Solution Architect and Readiness Expert at Elev8 Solutions. While having a profound interest in seeing how far you can take the built-in charts in Dynamics 365 and blogging about it, Ulrik’s day job is at Elev8 Solutions working with clients through all phases of an implementation and training on Dynamics 365 and Business Intelligence including Power BI and Customer Insights.

SESSION INFO

Power BI can add more Depth to your KPIs and Analytics with Increased User Interaction

Thursday, March 22, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 AM

TRAINER

Michal Rok
Technical Solutions Professional
Microsoft

Extending Dynamics 365 with PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, the Common Data Service and Azure Services

Abstract

In this training, you will learn to:
–  Build and deploy cross-platform business applications easily with Microsoft PowerApps
–  Create and automate workflows with Microsoft Flow
–  Provision and manage a secure business database with standard and custom business entities providing a unified view of your business data, with the Common Data Service –  all without writing code.

In one day, we will create together a fully functional business app touching all three pillars. You will be expected to bring your own PC to participate in the lab activities. Deep knowledge of the Dynamics 365 platform is not required, however examples provided will assume you have experience in creating business solutions with either D365 CE or a similar CRM platform.

Biography

Michal Rok is a member of Global Black Belt team at Microsoft, enabling customers worldwide to rapidly build mobile solutions for their business needs.

Using PowerApps and Dynamics 365, Michal has built solutions for some of Microsoft’s flagship customers including Metro Bank and Inter Cars.

SESSION INFO

Extending Dynamics 365 with PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, the Common Data Service and Azure Services

Thursday, March 22, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 AM

TRAINER

Colin Vermander
Technical Director for Services Delivery
Adoxio Business Solutions

Portals for Dynamics 365 (CRM) Training

Abstract

This course will cover the following topics:

* Dynamics 365 portals Overview
* Content Publishing
* CMS Components
* Liquid Templating
* Portal Theming
* Content Authorization
* Entity Permissions
* Entity Forms
* Entity Lists
* Web Forms

Biography
Colin Vermander is the Director of Software Engineering with Adoxio Business Solutions and responsible for technical oversight across all of Adoxio’s services and product development. Adoxio, a Microsoft Partner, is recognized globally as an innovative Dynamics 365 solution provider, with a rich background in Microsoft Dynamics CRM and CRM Portals. With over 15 years of technical experience, from infrastructure to development, Colin brings the knowledge and depth that has helped a wide array of clients build custom solutions that exceed expectations. Colin enjoys contributing all that he learned to the community that has served him so well by sharing his challenges, solutions and fun discoveries.

SESSION INFO

Power BI can add more Depth to your KPIs and Analytics with Increased User Interaction

Thursday, March 22, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 AM

TRAINER

Alexander Heinze
Global Black Belt, Dynamics 365
Microsoft

Connected Field Service Hands-on Lab

Abstract

In this session you will in a hands on manner work with a IoT Device, connect it to Azure IoT Hub and push alert data into Dynamics 365 Field Service for action. Students need to bring a laptop and will be provided a IoT Device, Dynamics 365 Field Service Trial and Azure Trial.

Biography

Alexander Heinze is a Global Blackbelt for Dynamics 365, working at Microsoft’s German headquarter in Munich. He supports local sales teams across EMEA helping customers to transform their service business. Before Microsoft he worked in similar roles for Oracle and Siebel. Alexander has been in the CRM business for the past 17 years, focusing on projects in the areas Service/Field Service, Sales Force Automation, Order Management/CPQ and Customer Experience, primarily in the manufacturing, telecommunications and retail industry. He holds a Master degree in Information Systems.

SESSION INFO

Connected Field Service Hands-on Lab

Thursday, March 22, 2018

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

ISV Training, Monday March 19, 2018

ISV TRAINING

Gus Gonzalez
CEO
Elev8 Solutions

APP Innovation Challenge

WANTED: Dynamics 365 Innovators!!

Are you in a technical role – either a consultant or developer – and looking for new innovative ways to solve business problems with Dynamics 365? If so, join us at the eXtreme APP Innovation Challenge! This is a fun way to gain a lot of knowledge by learning from others in the industry in a hands-on environment. Dynamics 365 (CRM) experts will join each team and work through the day solving a real business challenge!

Winners of this competition will get a free main conference pass for themselves to eXtreme365 EMEA 2019

BIO

Gus is a 6-time Microsoft MVP and leads the vision, growth, and strategic direction of Elev8 Solutions. He has over 16 years of consulting experience in the IT industry, designing and implementing a wide range of Microsoft Business Solutions for both enterprise and small environments. Gus is widely regarded as one of the world’s top professionals in the field of customer relationship management (CRM) and Microsoft Dynamics 365/CRM.

SESSION INFO

APP Innovation Challenge

Monday, March 19, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TRAINER:

Vincent Baaij
Solution Architect
EpiServer

Daniel Lindberg
Lead Architect
Avensia Storefront AB

HOW TO LAUNCH ECOMMERCE WITH YOUR DYNAMICS SOLUTION

Abstract

Learn how you can quickly launch ecommerce by integrating your Microsoft Dynamics solution with Episerver Commerce.

Your customers, whether they’re B2B buyers or consumers, expect you to provide an ecommerce experience that makes it easy to do business with you. Unfortunately, many companies have struggled to do this because of the challenges of integrating back-office ERP solutions into an ecommerce platform.

Episerver Commerce is an analyst-recognized, enterprise-grade .NET ecommerce solution that makes this integration simple. It seamlessly integrates with Dynamics AX, NAV and 365 – all in the cloud on Microsoft Azure.

Join Episerver industry experts who will walk through the challenges and opportunities companies face when implementing an ecommerce platform on Dynamics ERP solutions.

SESSION INFO

How to Launch Ecommerce With Your Dynamics Solution

Monday, March 19, 2018

9:00 PM – 5:00 PM

TRAINER

Katie Soderberg
Dynamics 365 and CRM Channel Manager
eOne Solutions

BIOGRAPHY

SmartConnect Dynamics 365 and CRM Integration Bootcamp

Abstract

Trusted by more than 5,000 customers, SmartConnect offers a scalable and highly configurable toolset that allows customers handle complex requirements and integrate their Dynamics 365, CRM, ERP and cloud applications without code.

In this 1-day training, you will learn how to integrate with all your Dynamics 365 and CRM data – sales, service, field service, project service data and more!

We invite sales, functional consultants, technical consultants and developers to register. Upon completion, attendees will be invited to take the SmartConnect Certification test at no extra cost to become SmartConnect certified.

Course description:

Introduction to SmartConnect
SmartConnect Overview
Interface/User Experience
Core Components and Capabilities
Connection Setup (Dynamics 365, Dynamics CRM, Dynamics NAV, Dynamics GP, SQL, Multi-data source, API’s, flat file etc.)

Dynamics 365/CRM Integration Basics
Advanced Topics

Learn more about SmartConnect by eOne Solutions by visiting https://www.eonesolutions.com/smartconnect

SESSION INFO

SmartConnect Dynamics365 and CRM Integration Boot Camp

Monday, March 19, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TRAINER

Matt Wittemann
Senior Director, Pre Sales Consulting
ClickDimensions

ClickDimensions Advanced Partner Training

Abstract

This training session will cover advanced ClickDimensions topics intended to assist partners in selling ClickDimensions as well as supporting their existing customers. Topics covered include scaling ClickDimensions for enterprise customers and deep dives into standard ClickDimensions functionality, such as Campaign Automations, as well as suggestions for expanding and enhancing the ClickDimensions solution via custom code.

Biography

Matt Wittemann , Senior Director, Pre Sales Consulting , ClickDimensions

Mr. Wittemann is a twelve-time recipient of the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for Dynamics 365/CRM. As a Summa Cum Laude graduate of the University of North Carolina (Charlotte), Mr. Wittemann began his career as a web technologist with a focus on digital marketing and corporate communications.

He has been working with Microsoft CRM since 2003 as a solution architect, developer, consultant and practice leader. In 2005 Microsoft recognized one of his first CRM projects with a national award for solution excellence, and in 2006 he received his first MVP award, primarily for his widely-read blog and contributions to the nascent Microsoft CRM community. Since that time his writings on CRM have been published in numerous periodicals and websites, and he has spoken internationally about using Dynamics CRM to support effective marketing processes.

He is also the author of the Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 Administration Bible (Wiley, 2011). In 2011, Mr. Wittemann joined ClickDimensions, a startup ISV for Dynamics CRM, as Chief Customer Officer, overseeing the customer and operations teams with responsibility for ensuring customer success from onboarding through training, certification, product planning, community development, and technical support. With ClickDimensions’ emergence as the global leader in marketing automation for Dynamics CRM, Mr. Wittemann took on the role of Senior Director, Pre-Sales Consulting, with a focus on partner enablement and advisory services.

SESSION INFO

ClickDimensions Advanced Partner Training

Monday 19, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TRAINER:

Michael Olsen
CTO
Clicklearn

ClickLearn – Still Writing Documentation by Hand?

Abstract

Deliver a complete eLearning platform inside Microsoft Dynamics in minutes. ClickLearn will automate writing your business-critical walk-throughs, saving you 80% of the time you now spend creating them manually for Dynamics 365|NAV|AX|CRM and most of your other IT systems.

ClickLearn produces your walk-throughs in eight different formats from a single source, including written documentation, hands-on-labs, videos with automated effects and voice over, and the Virtual Assistant that guides the users within the live system.

Simply record your work process in Dynamics. With one click, ClickLearn produces your walk-throughs in all formats and all required languages. It creates a complete e-learning portal with full tracking and scoring and upgrades your work instructions as you upgrade your Dynamics platform with no manual effort on your part.

www.clicklearn.dk

Biography

Michael Olsen, experienced software architect, software developer and business consultant for more than 25 years. Co-founded ClickLearn in 2008, to create the market leading documentation and e-learning authoring solution for Dynamics. Michael is the CTO of ClickLearn.

SESSION INFO

ClickLearn – Still Writing Documentation by Hand?

Monday 19, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

TRAINER:

Bas van Woudenberg
Global Sales Manager PSA Suite
Unit4

Unit4 Certification training

Abstract

Flexibility and Visibility are two key elements in project management. The PSA Suite project management solution supports all contract types within your projects and defines your financial contract values. Keep all your projects up-to-date with role-based dashboards and visual alerts to see if everything is still on schedule and within budget.

Agenda

09:00 – 09:30 Introduction – Bas
• 09:30 – 11:00 Presentation PSA Suite latest release – Bas van Woudenberg
• 11:00 – 12:00 PSA Suite Value proposition – Douwe Bierma
• 12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
• 13:00 – 14:30 Workshop PSA Suite Practice Management – Bas van Woudenberg / Douwe Bierma
• 14:30 – 14:45 Break
• 15:00 – 15:30 Quick certification
• 16:00 hand out certificates

SESSION INFO

Unit4 Certification Training

Monday 19, 2018

9:00 AM – 5:00 PM

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