# All Deployment Types
Upgrading from NAV to Business Central is a challenge for most businesses—time consuming, tedious, and complex. As experts in upgrades, we’ll demonstrate tools, automations, and concepts that help you speed up processes to make upgrades faster and easier. 1) Learn to understand how automated tools can help speed up the upgrade process and give better performance/reliability for your next upgrade. 2) Use this knowledge to build your own tools. 3) Use this knowledge to discuss these concepts with your upgrade partner. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Basic
Was your first thought "What is a Data Model?", if so this session is for you. If you know what a data model is but want the Power BI perspective, this is also for you. When you think of optimization, the first thing that usually comes to mind is speed. Often overlooked are the things you should do to your Power BI solution to make it easier for end-users to consume, which sets you up for successful end-user Self-Service. In this session we will go over the data modeling 101 and the top things you should do to enable Self-Service
If you've used Dynamics 365 Business Central, you've probably seen the Open in Excel and Edit in Excel options. But have you used Business Central Workflows or Customer Insights in Outlook? Have you used Power Platform to automate Business Central processes? Or created Microsoft Forms Pro surveys based on Business Central data and events? In this session, we'll show you 6 great ways that you can leverage Office 365 and the Power Platform to increase productivity and get more value out of Dynamics 365 Business Central. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Basic
What are the options to move from NAV to BC? There are a lot of different ways to approach an upgrade to BC, so let’s discuss options and the pros & cons of each approach. Here you will learn how you can move forward with either a lightly or heavily modified NAV system. We will discuss some of the challenges of migrating to the cloud. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event. Level: Basic
Ever need to look in multiple places to understand a customer’s profile? Ever find that prioritizing leads and nurturing prospects are challenging? Is your customer information lacking? Customer Insights uses AI and Machine Learning to provide a 360° customer view. With Customer Insights, Dynamics 365 delivers the ability to connect to multiple data sources, model profiles of customers, their interactions and insightful KPI’s. In this demo heavy session, we'll demonstrate building a customer profile and show how you can use the results for increasing sales, marketing and service effectiveness. Then display it inside of PowerApps, Mobile, and BI tools.
A Microsoft MVP will show several ways the Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Excel integration can be leveraged to drastically improve the employee experience at your company. From data cleansing, to centralized template management, to process optimization, see how this incredibly valuable integration can be leveraged in ways you may be surprised by! The content of this session is geared toward an audience with beginner to intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area. This session will be available for CPE credits pending completion of session survey post event.
You’ve heard it a thousand times – tax is tax. However, not all tax software integrations are as straight forward. Learn how to guarantee your team’s success while saving both time and money with D365, NAV, and GP.
The cost of storage and API calls in the Common Data Service and Dynamics 365 can be a concern for many organizations. The good news is there are ways to reduce your cost for storage and for integrations by leveraging Virtual Entities. In this session we'll take a look at building a custom data provider that connects to Azure SQL and eliminates the need to push certain kinds of data out of your Azure hosted or on-prem databases and into the potentially more costly CDS storage for your Model Driven App to consume. The content of this session is geared toward an audience with advanced-level knowledge of the subject area.
A discussion on Workflows and the options to replace them with Power Automate or other technologies. The content of this session is geared toward an audience with intermediate-level knowledge of the subject area.