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​ It's time to Focus on you. A week from tomorrow is the early bird deadline to register for Focus 18 . If you have been to Focus, you know what an incredible learning and networking opportunity it is, and I'll see you in Indy on May 23-24. If you haven't been yet, well, missing it would just be plain silly . Why? 9. It's race week in Indy! (we may even have a race car at the event) 8. This event is unlike any other, with four role-based tracks and exclusively deep dive sessions. 7. Focus is much smaller than Summit, providing an intimate event yielding quality time with your peers and subject matter experts. 6. It's work and home friendly - two-day ...
As part of the Summit EMEA Social Serie s, the Summit EMEA team has talked to several influencers from the industry about their experience with conferences such as Summit EMEA and why they will be attending Summit EMEA in Dublin this year. In this blog Thomas Bonde, who is a Microsoft MVP, the D365UG/AXUG chapter leader in Denmark and has been working with Dynamics AX since it came out in 1998, gives us an insight on what he is most excited about for Summit EMEA. Is there any specific content that gets you excited about the conference? Thomas: “Regardless of that I see myself as an experienced Dynamics AX user from a technical application perspective, ...
Ready to train like an Olympian? Nevermind the ice skates and bobsleighs, we're thinking of a different kind of training.... advanced Microsoft Dynamics 365 & CRM training. Focus, held May 23-24, 2018 in Indianapolis, IN, features deep-dive learning focused on Dynamics 365 & CRM. Each 90-minute session is taught by a technical expert and features advanced content in four tracks: Advanced Functional, Customizer, Deployment & Upgrades, and Developer.  Ready, set, GOLD.. er...   REGISTER ! “Passion. Connected.”  We couldn't think of a more fitting theme for the 2018 PyeongChang Olympic Winter Games than "Passion. Connected." ...
Marketing Change Within Your Organization- Build a Plan working session Don't have time to sit down and build a plan? Use this seminar as a time to be intentional. This class will cover all of the content from the "Communications: Marketing Change Within Your Organization session" and then put that education to practical application. "In my training classes I recommend putting a super user from each department on the project team. I am almost always immediately asked these 3 questions" - Instructor, Tabetha, Sheaver When should I get the super user involved? Who should be a super user? What exactly is their role supposed to be so ...
As part of the Summit EMEA Social Serie s, the Summit EMEA team has talked to several influencers from the industry about their experience with conferences such as Summit EMEA and why they will be attending Summit EMEA in Dublin this year. In this blog, Sarah Chritchley from PowerObjects, who is also a Microsoft MVP and a speaker at Summit EMEA, gives us an insight on what she is most excited about and why she values attending this conference so much. Why is content one of the top reasons to attend this conference? Sarah: “I think that there are so many ways one could answer that, but my favourite would probably be that, it inspires people. Conferences ...
D365UG/CRMUG is bringing the new course  Academy - Practical Introduction to R  to the schedule this February!  Many Power BI users will know about R, an open-source language popular with data scientists. Some will have heard that R is well integrated into Power BI.  But Power BI is an all-round tool to analyse data – connect, clean, model, visualize and share. What extra value could R add that would make the effort of learning it worthwhile? Feb 28 | Academy - Practical Introduction To R | 2- Day Feb 2018 The class will be held Feb. 28 - Feb. 29 from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Eastern Time. This course is a practical hands-on introduction ...
Although the Early Bird offer deadline is drawing near (less than 4 weeks left!), the buzz around Focus is just getting started!   Focus , held May 21-24, 2018, will feature deep-dive learning split into two-day mini-conferences focused on Dynamics 365, AX, CRM, NAV, and Power BI. D365UG/CRMUG sessions will be held May 23-24. Break the cycle Don’t keep making the same mistakes day after day like Bill Murray in the 1993 comedy film “Groundhog Day”. Join the 75% of professionals who take time to learn new skills for their job each year. Focus attendees will have the opportunity via 90-minute sessions to learn how to use Dynamics 365 & CRM at a strategic ...
"Focus is a wonderful event, it is a great time to network and interact with peers. I learned so much last year at Focus and am eager to attend again this year!" -  January Shelton, Application Support Associate, Nixon Power Services Focus  is a deep-dive training conference dedicated to the success of Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX, CRM, NAV and Power BI users. The Focus Programming Committee is working diligently to determine the most relevant and useful session topics based on YOUR session proposals, plus your comments, surveys, and feedback galore to provide you with the content you want. The final session line-up will offer 90-minute, intermediate/advanced-level ...
Summit EMEA , the User Group conference that brings together nearly 1,500 Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX and CRM users, industry experts and software development vendors, will take place from 24-26 April, the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland. In this blog, you will learn about the latest intel on Summit EMEA, which comes straight from the conference team. Lean back and enjoy! 31 January - Last chance to benefit from Early Bird pricing If you haven’t registered for Summit EMEA yet, it’s time to drop everything you are doing and head over to the registration page, because Early Bird pricing ends this Wednesday – 31 January.  Registration is easy: go ...
As part of our recent website upgrade, we’ve enhanced the options available to you for regaining access to your account should you happen to forget your password.  With so many passwords to so many different online accounts these days, we’ve likely all been through the Forgot Password process a time or two (“Does this one need a symbol or prohibit symbols? Do I need a number in this one? Does it need to be at least 7 characters or 10? Capital AND lower case letters?”).   We want to make it easy.  Now, you can provide your cell phone number and a secondary email address that you can use to reset your user group password should the need arise.  I encourage you ...
Eager to save on your Summit EMEA registration? It’s easy: go to our website, take advantage of Early Bird pricing and save up to €400. Early Bird pricing for Summit EMEA ends, next week - 31 January. After this date, tickets will increase significantly . Save Now & Register Why You Should Attend From 24-26 April, the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland will be taken over by nearly 1,500 Dynamics users and partners from all over Europe for Summit EMEA . Summit EMEA is the User Group conference that brings Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX and CRM users, industry experts and software development vendors together to discuss important issues, ...
It’s time to quickly head over to the website, because the majority of Summit EMEA content is live! This means you can now start planning your Summit EMEA conference day-to-day. Also, we will be adding even more speakers of the same caliber to our lineup soon! Expect to find sessions on hot topics such as GDPR, multi-country implementations, cloud, Dynamics 365 migrations and implementations, upgrades, and many more! Click here to have a look at the D365UG/AXUG program. Click here to have a look at the D365UG/CRMUG program. With a little more than three months to go, Summit EMEA is taking form. From April 24-26, the Convention Centre in Dublin, ...
In 2018, are you looking to challenge yourself to grow professionally? If so, look no further than Focus , an upcoming deep-dive, advanced training conference in Indianapolis, IN. Content is split into two-day mini-conferences for Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX, CRM, NAV and Power BI users, held between May 21 and 24, 2018. D365UG/CRMUG sessions will be held May 23-24. Expect deep-dive learning Focus is unlike other user group conferences because it’s about diving deeper into exclusive topics geared towards specific roles. There will be no general sessions – just two days’ worth of rolling up your sleeves and spending more time in a targeted ...
Taking place over 24, 25 and 26 April, Summit EMEA is approaching! This year will be our biggest edition yet, where we plan to bring together 2,000 attendees from multiple European countries at the Convention Centre in Dublin, Ireland. Sessions live next week. Breakout sessions are being locked down by our team as we speak. Aside from the keynote sessions, the program will offer in-depth breakout sessions that will focus on relevant problems and learning valuable skills that you can use immediately within your line of work. Expect sessions on hot topics such as GDPR, multi-country implementations, cloud, Dynamics 365 migrations and implementations, ...
The Dynamics 365 & CRM User Group (D365UG/CRMUG) is committed to increasing your knowledge of Power BI through the community and Power BI Academy training! Courses range from a day day course to multi-day training, the Academy team has you covered. Make sure to check out the Spring lineup below and view the descriptions for additional details! Academy- Power BI Developer 4-Day Bootcamp Feb 2018 Monday, February 12, 2018 (9:00 AM) to Thursday, February 15, 2018 (5:00 PM) (Eastern Time) Academy- Power BI 4-Day Boot Camp Feb 2018 Monday, February 19, 2018 (9:00 AM) to Thursday, February 22, 2018 (5:00 PM) (Eastern Time) Academy ...
Summit EMEA is hosted by Dynamic Communities , the world's largest community of Microsoft Dynamics users and the parent company of User Group for Dynamics 365 & AX (D365UG/AXUG) and User Group for Dynamics 365 & CRM (D365UG/CRMUG). These user groups specialize in the delivery of user-led education, community-driven knowledge generation and enriched networking - bringing users to the forefront of technology problem-solving. In 2017, Summit EMEA was held in Amsterdam, Netherlands with over 1,100 attendees from multiple European countries. “My most valuable experience at Summit EMEA was being with the best and feeling that my team ...
Summit EMEA  brings Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX and CRM users, industry experts and software development vendors together to discuss important issues, learn about product updates, and find genuine solutions that suit your business needs. New this year, Summit EMEA is offering Pre-Conference Academy, an opportunity for further training to those attending this conference. Half and full-day training offered Monday, April 23rd in Dublin, Ireland.   Find all classes and descriptions here . 1/2 Day Morning Classes Advanced Data Visualization with Power BI PowerApps Workshop Up, Up, and Away! Setting up end to end Customer Engagement Solutions ...
Make plans to attend  Focus , a deep-dive training conference dedicated to the success of Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX, CRM and NAV users and Power BI users. Focus will be held May 21-24, 2018, in Indianapolis, IN, and feature primarily intermediate and advanced 90-minute sessions taught by technical experts. Focus is separated into multiple two-day events covering specific products:  NAVUG   and   PUG   are held concurrently May 21-22 and  D365UG/AXUG   and   D365UG/CRMUG   are held concurrently May 23-24. At Focus, attendees will have access to: Sharpen your skills   and learn best practices to further your job role, career, and ...
Summit EMEA is the User Group conference that brings Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX and CRM users, industry experts and software development vendors together to discuss important issues, to learn about product updates, and to find genuine solutions that suit your business needs. The top three reasons to attend Summit EMEA, hosted 24-26 April in Dublin, Ireland are straight-forward – content, networking & access to experts. Let us & past attendees tell you a bit more. Exceptional, quality content:  Receive technical and functional training for all product versions in a focused environment that you can utilize 365 days a year. Tracks will include ...
Learn & connect with fellow Dynamics experts, Microsoft Support Technicians, Engineers, MVPs and more from around the globe, all while enjoying Phoenix, Arizona! Registration is now open for the 2018 User Group conference,  D365UG/CRMUG Summit Phoenix ! Summit is the only conference that brings together the Dynamics community – here’s what you can expect at this one-of-a-kind conference: Content:   Learn from the world’s leading experts like yourself! Topics focus on content that you need to grow & learn in your field.   See this year’s high-level agenda. Networking:   Enjoy endless opportunities to participate in networking ...