Directions North America 2017 Agenda

Community for Dynamics NAV partners

Directions North America 2017 Agenda

The only North American conference for Microsoft Partners to discover more about Dynamics 365, Business Edition (Financials, Sales, and Marketing).

Dive deep into Microsoft Dynamics NAV "Tenerife" (code name for the next NAV release), and Dynamics 365, Business Edition (Financials, Sales, and Marketing). This year, the agenda will be even richer with more tracks and more sessions deep in technical, managerial, visionary information, and Microsoft’s strategic goals and objectives.

Check out the Premier Sponsor Exhibits open during the conference, Expo Receptions, and  Partner Celebration at the Universal Studios New York Street party.

Be sure to attend ISV Sessions to learn about the latest offerings from ISV Partners. Bring your ISV card to record your attendance for a chance to win cash prizes.

The popular Directions Connections tables are located at the Palazzo Foyer. Charge up and meet up! No reservations needed. First come first serve.

View the current agenda by date, and filter to create your own custom list of sessions       

Saturday, September 16th
4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
Registration Open - NEW! Priority check in open to everyone!
   
Sunday, September 17th
7:30 AM - 8:30 PM
Registration Open
12:45 PM – 3:00 PM Opening General Session
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ISV Sessions
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM Welcome Expo Reception
   
Monday, September 18th
7:00 AM - 8:30 PM
Registration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM General Session
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM ISV Sessions
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
2:45 PM - 3:15 PM ISV Sessions
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
4:45 PM - 5:15 PM ISV Sessions
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Expo Reception
   
Tuesday, September 19th
7:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Registration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM ISV Sessions
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM ISV Sessions
11:45 AM - 1:15 PM Lunch
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM ISV Sessions
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
4:30 PM - 5:00 PM ISV Sessions
5:15 PM - 6:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
7:30 PM - 11:30 PM Partner Celebration
   
Wednesday, September 20th
7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Registration Open
7:00 AM - 8:00 AM Breakfast
8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM ISV Sessions
11:15 PM - 12:15 PM Breakout Sessions, Townhalls, Workshops
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Closing Session
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM Lunch

Gain valuable insights at Directions.

Directions North America is here to empower Microsoft Dynamics SMB partners to boost the efficiency of their business and strengthen important relationships. A variety of sessions will make it easy to learn about best practices, skills and new information. And by making these connections and learning about new NAV opportunities, Directions will help you gain valuable insights and grow your business.

Throughout the Conference, you will discover a wealth of content that has been created as a result of partner feedback to enable the channel to drive sales, enhance their product knowledge and skills, explore the latest ISV solutions, learn and apply best business practices.

Tracks.

Directions' primary learning tool is the series of tracks built for specific audiences. Each track session features an expert on the topic who will provide cutting edge training and information.

Computer Workshops.

Presented by Microsoft, these Instructor-Led Computer Workshops will allow you to work directly with the latest technology and learn how to quickly master new skills. 

ISV Sessions.

ISV Sessions include presentations by many of the leading companies in the NAV Community and beyond. Here you will learn about new NAV solutions and products to enhance your sales efforts.

Expo Receptions and Partner Celebration.

Directions offer a multitude of opportunities for networking at all levels. The Welcome & Expo Receptions (September 17 and September 18) are a great venue to join your peers to exchange ideas and learn from over 60 Sponsors and Expo Exhibitors who will share their products, services and solutions.

Don’t miss the Partner Celebration (September 19) at Universal Studios' New York Street party for an evening of great food, open bar, entertainment and lots of interactions with friends new and old.