With Summit EMEA drawing nearer, it’s also time to get ready for Summit EMEA’s Pre-Conference Academy. Besides filling your agenda with inspiring breakout sessions and opportunities to learn, you have the opportunity enhance your Summit EMEA 2018 experience by joining Pre-Conference Academy. On Monday, 23 April, there are seven half- and full-day classes to choose from covering a variety of topics, such as Power BI, Finance, and Dynamics 365.

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Here are some Pre-Conference Academy classes you shouldn’t miss:

Dive Into the Power BI World | Monday, April 23 | 09:30 – 17:00

Instructor: Tristan Malherbe, Microsoft Data Platform MVP, BI Consultant at AZEO

Power BI is a BI tool to analyse and visualise your data. It allows you to get insights in a matter of minutes by combining visualisations, industry-leading data query and modelling built-in. This full-day training is for business users who want to either discover Power BI or strengthen their analytical skills on the software.

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Finance Integration and Analysis Scenarios | Monday, 23 April | 13:00 – 17:00

Instructor: Ludwig Reinhard, MVP, Senior Finance Consultant at SYCOR

This course is for Finance Managers, Accountants, IT Administrators, Business Analysts and (in-house) consultants who want to learn about finance integration and analysis scenarios. For instance, you’ll learn how to record and approve vendor invoices, how to generate and approve new customer records in D365FO and how to setup the electronic reporting functionality for making vendor payments and sending payment documents, automatically out to your vendors and more. This course applies to AX 2012 and version differences will be pointed out.

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WHS Latest Features and How To Get the Most From Them | Monday, 23 April | 09:30 – 17:00

Instructor: Arvid Stoveland & Josh Taherkhani from Blue Horseshoe

WHS module is constantly evolving and it’s moving so fast it’s hard to stay up to date! Blue Horseshoe, the WHS module specialists, will give an overview of AX 2012 R3 warehousing functionality and a “deep-dive” on the most important changes you must be on top of to get the best result for your project.

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Zero to USD Ninja! | Monday, 23 April | 09:30 – 17:00

Instructor: Neal Parkhurst, MVP & CRM / Dynamics 365 Functional Consultant at HCL PowerObjects

This course is designed to provide you with a comprehensive overview of Unified Service Desk (USD). During the course you will learn how to build a fully functional application from scratch. The training will be broken down into the following modules or lessons; Intro / Demo, Install USD, First Global Tab, Create Search Function, Create Sessions, The Debugger, Associated Views, Open Tabs in Sessions, Notes, Navigation Toolbars, Agent Scripts. This course “might” not turn you into a fully-fledged USD Ninja! But it will give you a good overview and set you on your way to becoming a USD master.

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Want to add Pre-Conference Academy to your schedule?

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