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This track is designed to help improving finance and accounting decisions by making effective use of Dynamics 365 Finance Applications functionality like AR/AP, Cost Accounting, Expense Reporting, Budgeting, Financial Reporting, Fixed Assets, and Compliance/Audit. Including session on new finance features in the 2019 Wave 2 release such as electronic reporting, revenue recognition, the business document design experience, and enterprise asset management.
This track will help you understand the Dynamics 365 continuous update model with topics related to Application Lifecycle Management like continuous delivery, a critical component to any ongoing system management. Other topics include managing users, Optimisation Advisor functionality, management of mobile applications, system performance, security, and GDPR. Also, there is content on all aspects of Azure functionality, beginner to advanced.
Targeted roles: Director of IT, IT Professional, Project Manager, Business Analyst, Developer/DBA, Security Administrator, System Administrator
Implementations & Upgrades
This track focuses on both on-premise and cloud implementations and deployments; as well as upgrades from 2009 and 2012 to D365FO. Let's talk licensing and subscriptions and cost analysis! We are looking specifically for presentations that address the new licensing and subscription model for Finance and Operations that was implemented on Oct. 1, 2019.
Targeted roles: Program and Project Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects, DBAs, System Administrators
This track addresses users and consultants managing the production processes in their ERP organisation. Attendees may expect a mix of sessions for starters as well as for more experienced users of the Manufacturing module that are looking for more efficient processes and best practices. Topics include production, BOMs, product configuration, and lean, discrete and process manufacturing.
Targeted roles: Manufacturing Engineer, Master Planner, Production Manager, Project Manager, System Administrator, Business Analyst
This track will focus on solutions that illustrate a direct data synchronization across Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations, and Dynamics 365 for Sales. We’ll include sessions in this track that focus on the Common Data Service using the data integrator and templates to develop solutions such as prospect to cash, enabling the flow of master and transactional data between Finance and Operations and Sales.
Targeted roles: Developers, Consultants, System Administrators, Program and Project Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects
This track contains sessions for developers targeting Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management Applications. Developers will learn how they can leverage tool and management capabilities in their DevOps practices, including Azure DevOps. Additional content will focus on customising, data integration, and Dynamics 365 extension development. Also, there is content on developing mobile applications, using data entities, and custom fields.
Targeted roles: Developers, System Administrators, Program and Project Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects
Supply Chain Management
Accurate and efficient supply chain management is the lifeblood of your company and it needs to be efficient. If you're involved in fulfilling orders, shipping, vendor management, logistics, or running a warehouse join us for a mix of educational topics, best practice case studies, and engaging discussions focused on streamlining your Supply Chain.
Targeted roles: Production Manager, Project Manager, Purchasing Manager, Supply Chain/Logistics Manager, System Administrator, Warehouse/Transportation Manager, Business Analyst, AP Clerk, Purchasing Agent
Integrations: Power Platform
The need for understanding and seeing real-world integrations of F&O and the Power Platform has never been greater. This track provides a deeper look at the key integration scenarios (including importing and exporting data) between D365FO and the overall Power platform, which contains the power of Common Data Service(CDS 2.0), Microsoft Power Apps, Flow and Power BI.
Targeted roles: Developers, DBAs, System Administrators, Program and Project Managers, Business Analysts, Solution Architects, Directors of IT
Project & Program Management
This track equips program and project managers with knowledge, skills, tools, and methodologies for running cloud and on-premise implementations. Sessions include documenting business processes, preparing and training end-users, performing a gap analysis and customization analysis, and risk analysis and go-live.
Targeted roles: CIO/VP/Director of IT, Business Analyst, Project and Program Manager