3 Reasons to Invest in Focus 2018

By Delaney Freer posted 05-09-2018 02:36 PM


Focus 2018, your user group conference for concentrated, deep-dive Power BI, Dynamics 365, AX, CRM, and NAV learning, is coming up quick on the calendar! In just two weeks (May 21-22 and May 23-24), the user group community will gather at the JW Marriott in Indianapolis, IN.

Need to make a quick pitch to your boss about why you should attend? Here are 3 reasons why Focus will benefit you and your company.

1. Sessions led by technical experts 
Trusted community resources and sought-after experts will lead 90-minute sessions in targeted tracks, allowing for a far deeper understanding of the content. Track previews:

Dynamics NAV
  • CFO/Controllers
  • Developers
  • Distribution/Logistics Managers
  • NAV Administrators
Explore the Dynamics NAV schedule and track descriptions.

Power BI
  • Administrators
  • Analysts
  • Business Users
Explore the Power BI schedule and track descriptions.

Dynamics AX
  • Project Accounting
  • Functional
  • Technical Dynamics 365 for Operations
  • Master Planning
  • Security and Compliance
Explore the Dynamics AX schedule and track descriptions.

Dynamics CRM

  • Advanced Functional
  • Customizer
  • Deployment & Upgrades
  • Developer
Explore the Dynamics CRM schedule and track descriptions.

Click below to watch All Star Kylie Kiser's video describing her session on workflows:

2. Networking access to peers & more

Network with peers in similar roles, facing the same issues on a daily basis, along with MVPs and All Stars. Over 70% of Focus 2017 attendees found the onsite coordinated networking to be Above Average or Excellent - don't miss on out this intimate networking opportunity!

Lewis Rosenberg

"I am most looking forward to two days of knowledge gathering and fresh new ideas while making new contacts and catching up with current contacts who I have met over the years through NAVUG."

 - Lewis Rosenberg, IT Manager, Mars Fishcare. Read more in a Q&A.

3. Find solutions

Focus allows you to stay competitive by discovering products and services from Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). You're bound to bring options for new solutions back to the office. Take a look at the list of current 2018 sponsors.

You will walk away from Focus with useful information, new contacts, and a refreshed enthusiasm. The path to success starts in Indianapolis this month. What are you waiting for?

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Not yet a Dynamics User Group member? Learn more about how user group members save $200 more than non-members on their Focus registration.