Join us at the Microsoft Technology Center in Reston, VA on Saturday, September 14th with App In A Day Training on Friday, September 13th!

Join us in Washington DC at the Microsoft Technology Center in Reston, VA! The event will be held on Saturday, September 14th with a pre-conference App In A Day Training on Friday, September 13th. Please make sure you explicitly register for the session days you wish to attend, You can register to attend either the event or the training or both.

Event Details

(1:00 PM UTC)

Microsoft MTC

Sessions

Welcome our Keynote Speaker

Matt Barbour
Microsoft Principal Platform Architect - CDS for Applications
Principal Platform Architect – Common Data Services for Applications Platform (CAP) at Microsoft
Speaker Session Level
Aiden Kaskela, Michael Ochs Grow Your Flow, Building Flow Plugins to Augment Existing Flow Functionality Intermediate
Phil Topness Tame Forms with Power Platform, Portals and AI Intermediate
Andrew Welch Enterprise Management of the Power Platform Intermediate
Aiden Kaskela Workflow to Flow: Upgrading your Automation Intermediate
Elaiza Benitez Flic and Flow... what do you need to know? Beginner
Jim Novak Working with Liquid Templates in Power Portals Intermediate
Matt Barbour Keynote Expert
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Mihir Shah PowerBI with Dynamics 365 Beginner
Anna Ye Let 's build a mind-blowing dashboard in 30 minutes!! Beginner
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Ivan Stano Modern Mobile Worker in the 21st Century Beginner
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Gene Arnold Solving Complex Integration Challenges with Tibco Intermediate
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Andrew Butenko PCF is finally here! Developers have got new cool goodies Intermediate
Daryl LaBar Deep Dive: Increase Code Code Quality Using XrmUnitTest For CE Plugins Deep dive
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Mallory Lawhorne, Kylie Kiser Evaluating Problems for all Angles Intermediate
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Prashant G Bhoyar Building Intelligent Bots using Microsoft Bot Framework and Cognitive Services Intermediate
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Rick Wilson, Phil Topness AI Builder - Built Before Your Eyes Intermediate

Our Speakers

Gene Arnold

Sr. Sales Engineer

I've been a sales engineer for quite a few years now and with each year I learn more and more. The great part about being a sales engineer is that you can always keep the job exciting and new! One day I could be learning how to sharpen my selling skills and the next I could be learning how to develop and demo a new product line.

Matt Barbour

Microsoft Principal Platform Architect - CDS for Applications

Principal Platform Architect – Common Data Services for Applications Platform (CAP) at Microsoft

Elaiza Benitez

MVP in Business Applications - Elaiza Benitez

Have been working with Dynamics CRM/365 since 2009. I recently fell in love with Flow for Dynamics 365. I live and work in Melbourne

Prashant G Bhoyar

Microsoft MVP, Solution Architect at Withum

Prashant G Bhoyar is a Microsoft AI MVP and Microsoft Certified Professional. He currently works as a Solution Architect at WithumSmith+Brown, P.C. (formerly Portal Solutions), one of the top 30 advisory and accounting firms in the United States. He is a trusted advisor and Subject Matter Expert in Intelligent Business Process Automation, specializing in the Business Process Automation, development and post-implementation adoption of complex custom solutions in AI, Bots, Azure, Office 365, and SharePoint. Prashant has supported a multitude of government agencies and non-profit organizations in the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. Prashant is the co-author of the book ?PowerShell for Office 365 ?and is the technical reviewer of the book "Pro SharePoint 2013 Administration." He serves on the leadership committee for the Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning User Group, DC Metro Office 365 User Group, Azure Data Fest, Artificial Intelligence Fest event, SharePoint Saturday Baltimore event, and SharePoint Saturday Washington DC event. He is a renowned speaker and actively speaks at technical conferences, most recently in Austin, New York, Chicago, Seattle, New Orleans, Baltimore, Philadelphia. Fun fact??, Prashant is a recipient of the "Antarctic Service Medal of the United States of America" for his outstanding service in Antarctica.

Andrew Butenko

Senior Consultant, MVP

Developer since 2005, Developer for Dynamics CRM/365 for CE since 2008, MVP for CRM/BS/BA since 2010, Senior Consultant with Hitachi Solutions

Aiden Kaskela

Business Applications MVP, Consultant, Evangelist

Business Applications MVP and Dynamics 365 / CRM enthusiast, I've been an Architect and Developer for 13 years. In my spare time I build free add-ons available at WorkflowElements.com. I'm very active in the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Forum and have been recognized as a Microsoft Community Contributor.

Kylie Kiser

Washington, DC CRMUG Chapter Leader, D365 Administrator / Product Owner

Kylie Kiser has been working with Microsoft Dynamics CRM since 2010. In this time, she has assisted with an upgrade for a system with 1,500+ users as well as worked on and refined complex customizations. As part of the CRM User Group, Kylie was named a CRMUG All-Star in 2015. In addition, she serves as a Chapter Leader for Washington, DC for which she was named CRMUG Chapter Leader of the year in 2016. Kylie’s blog “KRM: Kylie’s Research Management” is a great resource for learning more about being a Dynamics 365 Administrator. She has presented multiple times at CRMUG Summit and has also presented at chapter meetings, local user conferences and virtual events.

Daryl LaBar

Always Raising LaBar

Daryl is a 4 time CRM MVP with over 7 years of Consulting experience with CRM Development. He is very active in the open source community. He contributes to the XrmToolBox (XrmToolBox.com) on a regular basis, is the creator of the XTB plugins "Early Bound Generator", "Attribute Manager", ?Visual Studio Solution Accelerator?. Daryl is also the creator of XrmUnitTest, an opensource C# Xrm Unit Testing / Framework Library, and a top Stack Overflow contributor for CRM. In addition, Daryl works with fellow MVPs Julie Yack, David Yack, and Colin Vermander to maintain and advance the XrmVirtual User Group, as a Presenter, Host, and Twitter curator. He also is the co-host of the XrmToolCast Podcast with MVP Jonas Rapp on the Crm.Audio network.

Mallory Lawhorne

Dynamics 365 Consultant

Dynamics 365 functional consultant with experience implementing Dynamics CRM / 365 Customer Engagement for a Microsoft partner using Agile/Scrum teams to document, plan, develop, and deploy SaaS solutions. Strong track record with hands-on expertise throughout the project life-cycle, resulting in satisfied customers and projects within scope, timeline, and budget. Self-motivated learner who thrives in a fast-paced work environment.

Jim Novak

Microsoft MVP, Business Applications

Business Applications MVP specializing in xRM development in the Federal Government space.

Michael Ochs

2x Microsoft MVP, Business Applications

Microsoft Business Applications MVP, Dynamics 365, Power Platform and Azure Developer. I have over 15 years of CRM Software Development experience and 12 years of MS Dynamics CRM/365 Development experience. I build add-ons for Dynamics 365, blog and speak extensively via industry events, webinars, trainings, local user groups and schools.

Mihir Shah

Microsoft Dynamics - Solutions Architect - IBM

Mihir has 10+ years of experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 and is current working with IBM. He has helped enterprise clients in successfully delivering Microsoft Dynamics 365 deployments with Agile and Design thinking.

Ivan Stano

COO

COO at Resco.Net, where we enable companies to unlock the full potential of enterprise mobility. I joined Resco in 2008, and have held a variety of roles over the years spanning from marketing, sales, partner management to more senior roles. I am a product evangelist who talks about mobile technologies, discusses their advantages and things to be aware of at conferences, events or web meetings and demos with customers and partners. Currently based in greater Boston, MA -- area where I like to go for a run, play tennis or cook for my friends.

Phil Topness

Microsoft BizApps Director

Phil is irrationally excited about applying technology to help people better do what they need to do. He leads Microsoft Dynamics and Power platform (PowerApps, Flow, etc.) for Accenture Federal Services. This means lots of presentations & demos, building new software and working with teams to ensure that users get better software, sooner.

Andrew Welch

Practice Manager - Business Applications and Automation

I've been helping organizations use Dynamics and now the Power Platform across unique use cases since 2012, and have implemented some of the largest extensions of the platform in the world (2500+ custom entities, organizations of hundreds of thousands of people across all seven continents). In and out of Dynamics, I've helped startup and Fortune 500 companies, governmental and diplomatic organizations, and educational institutions meet their strategic, technological, and human capital goals. As Practice Manager for Business Applications and Automation at Applied Information Sciences (AIS), I'm now putting all my energy into building excellent Power Platform solutions for customers around the world.

Rick Wilson

Microsoft BizApps Solution Developer

Over 10 years experience building Public Sector solutions with Microsoft Dynamics.

Anna Ye

low code solution architect

Anna Ye is a SharePoint and Office365 out of box solution expert, speaker, trainer. She is well-versed in helping clients make the most of their SharePoint environment using out-of-box functionalities such as workflow, forms and apps and flow. Anna Ye technical expertise also includes over 20 years experience working with IT fields using various Microsoft products. Anna has been a speaker for Microsoft Ignite and SharePoint Saturday DC.

Our Sponsors

ClickDimensions

The Only Complete Marketing Solution for Microsoft Dynamics

ClickDimensions is the only complete marketing solution made exclusively for and natively built within Microsoft Dynamics. We combine multi-channel marketing automation technology, a marketing dashboard for deeper insights into marketing results and revenue impact, and a full range of world-class marketing services – all designed to ensure success for marketers at organizations that use Dynamics 365.
Since our founding in 2010, our mission has been to make Microsoft technology work for marketers. We aim to provide a complete marketing solution for Microsoft Dynamics customers at a better value than other solutions in the market and we constantly innovate our technology solutions and offerings to meet the needs of modern marketers – now and into the future.

TIBCO

ay the Foundation for Digital Innovation with the TIBCO Connected Intelligence Cloud

TIBCO fuels digital business by enabling better decisions and faster, smarter actions through the TIBCO Connected Intelligence Cloud. From APIs and systems to devices and people, we interconnect everything, capture data in real time wherever it is, and augment the intelligence of your business through analytical insights. Thousands of customers around the globe rely on us to build compelling experiences, energize operations, and propel innovation.

Resco

Technology on the move

Resco is a global expert on business mobility with its products spanning various verticals. All our products have been designed to be highly flexible to adapt to your company processes. You can pick a product and use it straight away, or configure it further to fit your needs.

Accenture Federal Services

Where imagination meets innovation—and bold ideas become breakthrough outcomes.

Disruptive forces are radically reshaping the world as we know it. How will your agency take them on to deliver your mission and the services your customers and workforce want in new and different ways?

We invited strategists, designers, technologists, researchers, and current and former federal executives to point to where these forces are heading in the next 10 years, how they will impact government, and what you should do to prepare your agency now.

Applied Information Services

A Partner That Brings Cloud Transformation Full Circle

You need a partner that cares about the success of your cloud initiative as much as you do. For over a decade, cloud transformation has brought our clients faster time to value. Let us do the same for you.

Event Contact Information

If you have any questions about the event, reach out to our event lead(s):

Aiden Kaskela

Business Applications MVP, Consultant, Evangelist

Business Applications MVP and Dynamics 365 / CRM enthusiast, I've been an Architect and Developer for 13 years. In my spare time I build free add-ons available at WorkflowElements.com. I'm very active in the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Forum and have been recognized as a Microsoft Community Contributor.

aiden@kaskelasolutions.com

Kylie Kiser

Washington, DC CRMUG Chapter Leader, D365 Administrator / Product Owner

Kylie Kiser has been working with Microsoft Dynamics CRM since 2010. In this time, she has assisted with an upgrade for a system with 1,500+ users as well as worked on and refined complex customizations. As part of the CRM User Group, Kylie was named a CRMUG All-Star in 2015. In addition, she serves as a Chapter Leader for Washington, DC for which she was named CRMUG Chapter Leader of the year in 2016. Kylie’s blog “KRM: Kylie’s Research Management” is a great resource for learning more about being a Dynamics 365 Administrator. She has presented multiple times at CRMUG Summit and has also presented at chapter meetings, local user conferences and virtual events.

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Jim Novak

Microsoft MVP, Business Applications

Business Applications MVP specializing in xRM development in the Federal Government space.

jimbonovak@outlook.com

Michael Ochs

2x Microsoft MVP, Business Applications

Microsoft Business Applications MVP, Dynamics 365, Power Platform and Azure Developer. I have over 15 years of CRM Software Development experience and 12 years of MS Dynamics CRM/365 Development experience. I build add-ons for Dynamics 365, blog and speak extensively via industry events, webinars, trainings, local user groups and schools.