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  • Blog Post: Why I Go To Convergence - Jonathan Delfraisse

    https://www.youtube.com/embed/dKkLy-69Zxw In preparation for Convergence 2013, Jonathan Delfraisse of Mancon shares stories about Convergence - why he keeps coming back, the conference's impact on his career and business and what sets it apart from others.
  • Blog Post: Check out these videos from Convergence 2012!

    Did you miss out on the Convergence 2012 Opening or Closing keynote videos? Want to see the hard work our Convergence volunteers put in to the Houston community? Be sure to visit our Microsoft Dynamics Community YouTube site to view these videos from the very successful Convergence 2012. Don't...
  • Blog Post: A Behind the Scenes Look at Convergence Content

    Authored by Tracy Stenhjem, Content Manager, Convergence 2012 As the Content Manager of Convergence 2012, it’s my pleasure to work alongside the Microsoft team members who serve as the Track Owners for the event. From what started back in the summer of 2011 when we dug into the evaluations submitted...
  • Blog Post: What’s HOT in Houston?

    Authored by Steve Reed, Fullscope Part of the excitement of Convergence each year is experiencing the city where it’s located. This year that’s Houston, Texas! Houston is the largest city in Texas and the fourth largest in the US. And Houston is all about business. It is home to 22 Fortune...
  • Blog Post: Counting Down the Days to Houston

    Authored by John Hendrickson, InterDyn BMI Less than a month to go before Convergence 2012, I am already counting down the days to my trip to Houston, Texas. This once a year event is such a great opportunity to see so many customers, partners and vendors, many that I have not seen since last year at...
  • Blog Post: What I’m Looking Forward to at Convergence 2012

    Authored by Robert Yarnold, Sunny Queen Australia There is certainly a lot happening at Sunny Queen. A bit of background. We completed Phase 1 of our implementation of AX 20009 – with “Go-Live” in July 2010. This included Finance, Sales and Logistics. We let that settle down and...
  • Blog Post: 7 Suggestions to Help Your Customers Get Ready for Convergence 2012

    Authored by: Marty Schillaci, The Resource Group Once you have your customers convinced this is THE conference to attend, getting them prepared to make it a successful event is really important, particularly if they are first-time attendees. Here are some ideas to help you get your own plan. ...
  • Blog Post: Convergence can be as significant to your business as winning a giant deal or even more...Networking Tips for Convergence 2012

    Authored By: Mike Gillis, Hitachi Consulting Convergence can be as significant to your business as winning a giant deal or even more... To maximize Convergence value, treat it like an important deal. Prepare and study ahead. The benefit of every hour of preparation cannot be underestimated. ...
  • Blog Post: Partners: What not to miss at Convergence 2012!

    Authored By: John Kleb, Sikich Convergence is the most focused event available to you each year as a Microsoft Dynamics Partner. Make it count. We have always viewed Convergence as a great marketing opportunity. That it is, but Convergence is also much more than just marketing. To make the most of...
  • Blog Post: The Best Part of Convergence 2012 is...

    Authored by: Denise Votrain, Nooter Corporation Well, how do I decide? I've been going to Convergence since 2003, and wouldn't ever consider missing this great opportunity of attending Convergence 2012 , which will be a World Event! Every year Convergence gets better, and this year will...
  • Blog Post: Tips for Navigating the Expo at Convergence 2012

    Authored By: Linda Reno, Hitachi Medical Systems America A big part of Convergence is the Expo Experience . Not only is Monday evening devoted to the Expo, but it is open for more than 23 hours throughout Convergence. The Expo is a valuable opportunity to meet firms that provide professional services...
  • Blog Post: "How To" for Partners-Hosting an event for Customers during Convergence 2012

    Authored By: Collins Computing At Convergence each year we consider ourselves "Customer Ambassadors". This includes making them feel welcome from start-to-finish, and of course during the conference. This could include Welcome Receptions, attending sessions together, walking the Expo with...
  • Blog Post: Announcing the Convergence 2012 Closing Keynote Speaker

    We are excited to announce former U.S. Secretary of State Colin L. Powell as this year's closing keynote speaker on Wednesday, March 21. Don't miss this opportunity to hear his valuable insight. Find out more about General Powell here . Leadership: Taking Charge General Powell has been...
  • Blog Post: First Time Attending Convergence? These Tips and Tricks are for you!

    Authored By: Lee Weiner, The Bradshaw Group, Inc. This will be my 4 th Convergence but I can still remember my 1 st like it was yesterday. I was nervous that I would not know where to go and really knew no one at the event except my trusted partner. However, by the end of the first day I felt right...
  • Blog Post: Tips for attending Convergence 2012 successfully as a partner-what can partners get out of attending

    Authored by: Steve Terp, Tribridge When our firm first starting offering Dynamics solutions many years ago after years as a platform only partner, we had no idea how critical Convergence was to our business. There was no comparable customer-focused event for the platform partners and to say we were...
  • Blog Post: Tips for Networking at Convergence 2012

    Authored by: David Wymer, The International Companies From veteran Convergence organizers to first time attendees, networking with other Dynamics community members is always one of the top 5 reasons for attending Convergence. But for many people, myself included, starting up conversations with strangers...
  • Blog Post: Why you need to attend Microsoft Convergence-FYI...it has nothing to do with going on vacation!

    Authored by: Mariano Gomez, MVP, IntellPartners Why you need to attend Microsoft Convergence-FYI...it has nothing to do with going on vacation! I have been attending Convergence as a speaker for the past 2 years in a row - yeah, I still have ways to go! However, it's been one of the most incredible...
  • Blog Post: What It’s Like to be a Customer Excellence Award Winner

    Authored By: Brandon Hoog, Harrison, Walker & Harper I remember attending my first Microsoft Convergence conference in San Diego in 2007. I had just moved into my new role as Director of IT at Harrison, Walker & Harper and was attending Convergence to gain a better understanding of the Dynamics...
  • Blog Post: Getting Started with Social Media

    Authored By: Joe Wiley, Lazydays Experts await to help you get more from Convergence and your technology investment. You simply need two elements to tap into their vast expertise - your message and audience - or in a case where you seek information, your question and source(s). Employ the Convergence...
  • Blog Post: Why should you invest time in the Convergence Expo?

    Authored by: James Noblitt, L-1 Identity Solutions: Among the many excellent opportunities to learn, network and benefit from attending Convergence 2012, don't forget to leverage a visit to the Expo, which is the part of the new 'Convergence Experience Center' this year in Houston. ...
  • Blog Post: How to host your customers at Convergence 2012

    Authored by: Marcel Narish-Tectura Corporation For a partner in the Microsoft Dynamics community, Convergence offers tremendous opportunity! Sounds good...sounds exciting - but WHY? It is the one time of year you can invite your customers to join you and have abundant resources at your disposal. ...
  • Blog Post: Convincing Your Boss You Should Go to Convergence

    Authored By: Kerry Rosvold Last year, I called one of the people I regularly see at Convergence who didn't make it to ask her why she wasn't there. She said, "Our company has been laying people off this year, I can hardly justify going to an expensive conference." While many of us...
  • Blog Post: Convergence Opening Keynote Speakers Announced!

    We are excited to announce that this year's Convergence 2012 keynote speakers will be Microsoft Chief Operating Officer Kevin Turner and President of Microsoft Business Solutions (MBS) Kirill Tatarinov ! Don't miss this great opportunity to hear directly from these powerful speakers about...
  • Blog Post: Why should you attend Convergence?

    Although winter has not yet arrived, I still find myself anticipating spring-the melting snow, budding leaves, baseball, and my favorite business event of the year: Convergence. Yes I have already registered for Convergence 2012 and I recommend to all Dynamics partners and customers who will listen to...
  • Blog Post: Get Ready to Spotlight a Customer!

    Next Monday, December 5, the nomination process for the 2012 Customer Excellence Awards will begin. This is the earliest we've ever opened the nomination portal, giving you extra time before the holiday season gets into full swing to submit a nomination for your favorite customer. The nomination...