By Kyrus Keenan Wescott
NAV user? These sessions at this year’s Microsoft Convergence 2015 EMEA can help you get the most out of your Dynamics solution.
Achieving Business Transformation through the Power of the Cloud.
Tuesday 1 December from 9:00 – 11:00
This keynote address sees executives, customers and business thought leaders share perspectives and insights on the cloud. It focusses on predictive analytics, systems of intelligence, the Internet of Things. You will learn how the cloud delivers possibilities that organizations have never before had the luxury of entertaining; it also highlights challenges in terms of compliance, security and trust.
Cybercrime impacts millions of people around the world. David Finn, Executive Director of the Microsoft Digital Crimes Unit, gives you a behind the scenes look at how Microsoft is going on the offensive to stop criminals, refer perpetrators to law enforcement, and create a safe digital world.
Paul Riseborough is the Chief Commercial Officer at Metro Bank PLC, the first new high street bank in the UK for over 100 years. He leads the bank’s Digital, Product and Change Teams in designing customer experiences that make banking easy and enjoyable.
Rafael de los Santos is the New Media Director at Real Madrid, C.F. with responsibility for the Club’s digital strategy and the execution of the overall digital marketing plan. He is a key element in the digital transformation of the Club, one of the most valuable franchises in the sports industry, with more than 400M fans spread all over the world. He is also responsible for managing the relationship with digital partners and agencies on a global basis, leveraging their innovation and digital focus to all of the Club ecosystem.
Since September 2015, Robert Madelin has served as the European Commission’s first ever Senior Innovation Adviser. Robert has led Commission work on investment, Asia-Pacific trade, services and biotech in DG Trade, followed by health, food safety, agricultural innovation and consumer protection (2004-2010) and digital innovation, Internet governance, telecoms unions and media policy (2010-2015).
Recommended Dynamics NAV Sessions
Microsoft Dynamics NAV helps you to streamline your business processes across your entire organisation, accelerate your business growth, gain greater control and accelerate profit margins. The prevailing functionalities allow you to manage your supply chain, sales process, marketing, financials, project and people effectively in a comprehensive single platform.
To gain further insights on the latest development in Dynamics NAV, Nigel Frank has selected some sessions you can benefit from attending at this year’s Microsoft Convergence 2015 EMEA:
Monday 30 November 13:30 – 14:00 (MT15EN11)
Achieve productivity on the road using business solutions from Microsoft
Claus Busk Andersen. Claus is a Senior Program Manager working on the Server & Tools team for Microsoft Dynamics NAV. He has been involved in Business Analytics, the NAV 2009 Reporting Engine, Web Services and is now working on the NAV Server. You can attend this theatre session to learn how a mobile solution powered by Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 can improve productivity anywhere and anytime, which is now available for all mobile devices.
Tuesday 1 December 15:30 – 16:00 (MT15EN14)
SMBs: Power your customer engagement and back-end operations using business solutions from Microsoft
Jannik Bausager, Principal Group Program at Microsoft. Jannik has 25 years of experience within the IT industry. His experience ranges from product development, consultancy, sales to strategy development. He is responsible for several countries and for the first localisation of the Microsoft Windows version of Microsoft Dynamics NAV. In this Microsoft theatre session, you will learn how exchanging common business data using a solution powered by Microsoft Dynamics NAV with Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online can improve customer engagement, and streamline back-end operations and financials.
Wednesday 2 December 14:00 – 15:00 SB15ES50
Case study: How a mobility sector recycler and services organisation achieved business transformation enabled by Microsoft technology
Arie de Jong, CEO ARN, Ingrid Niessing, CFO ARN, and Peter van den Berg, KPMG. In this sponsor breakout session, KPMG presents the unique transformation powered by Microsoft technologies that ARN used to achieve their business objectives. As CEO of ARN, Arie will present The ARN Holding: a knowledge centre specialised in recycling chain management and knowledge sharing. Arie plays a key role in managing all three business units reporting to the holding company; ARN Auto Recycling, ARN Sustainability and ARN Recycling. Perter van den Berg is an experienced Manager at KPMG supporting organisations with their business transformations of which most are enabled by Microsoft technology. During this session, you can further understand from a C-Level team key elements in business transformation using enabled technologies Microsoft Dynamics NAV, Office 365 and Skype for Business.
Monday 30 November 17:00 – 17:30 (MT15EN12)
Better together: Office 365 and Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Jesper Lachance Raebild, Sr Manager, WW Product Marketing ERP, Microsoft Dynamics. Since joining Microsoft in 1998, Jesper has held various positions as Developer, Team Lead and Program Manager before he joined the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Global Product Management team. As Senior Product Marketing Manager, he focuses on product evangelism and pre-sales methodologies. This Microsoft theatre session will enable you to gain a greater understanding of the added benefits from increased productivity by combining Office 365 and Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
Monday 30 November 18:00 – 18:15 (ST15ES73)
The cure to invoice processing inefficiencies with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016
Bob Monio, Director of Alliances, Lexmark. Bob has 30+ years’ experience in software and process consulting. Bob is currently responsible for Lexmark’s global alliance with Microsoft, which helps shape the joint product development and business activities between the two organisations. In this theatre session Lexmark provides an overview of best-in-class invoice capture capabilities for Dynamics NAV 2016 – showcasing over 20 years of accounts payable success and capability to Dynamics NAV customers.
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