21 Oct 2013 11:08 AM Over 700 Microsoft Dynamics users have arrived in Tampa to take part in the Pre-Conference Academy Training courses leading up to Summit and Forum 2013! Academy courses provide focused content on specific Dynamics GP topics, giving users the opportunity to dig deep in a hands-on environment. With 28 half- and full-day courses on the schedule, Dynamics GP users will participate in 132 hours of Academy training during the next two days! Hot topics include: Management Reporter SmartList and Excel Report Builder SSRS Dynamics GP Modification and Customization Tools GPUG is also excited to announce the newest member of the Academy team, Rich Beliveau, as the Academy Director. Rich brings over 16 years of experience in the ERP and CRM markets, most recently as a Technology Solution Professional at Microsoft. He’s hit the ground running with Academy training this week, and will be spending his post-Summit time focusing on GPUG Academy planning for 2014. We’re excited to welcome Rich to the team!