Dynamic Communities Hosts Successful GPUG Amplify South Africa 21-22 May 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa

By Samantha Albrecht posted Jun 01, 2018 05:55 PM

Tampa, FL: Dynamic Communities wrapped up the first ever Microsoft Dynamics® GP User Group (GPUG) conference in South Africa. The inaugural GPUG Amplify South Africa conference was held 21-22 May 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa with GPUG Academy courses taking place 23-24 May 2018.

Over 100 attendees took part in the opportunity to network and exchange knowledge with fellow users, product experts, and Microsoft leaders to maximize their Dynamics GP performance. Forty subject matter experts were featured, presenting a total of 35 breakout sessions and 20 partner solution showcases.

Event Highlights
  • Keynote speaker Wessel Pieterse, Senior Manager for the Apps & Infra business at Microsoft, shared about the benefits of switching to the cloud.
  • The GPUG South Africa Johannesburg Chapter officially launched, building a local network of Dynamics GP users and partners.
  • Optimal networking opportunities to connect with fellow Dynamics GP users during the Welcome Reception and throughout the event.

Event Sponsors

Gold sponsors included Braintree, Dynamics Africa, Netstock, Dynamics Africa, Solver, and Vox Telecom. The silver sponsor was Titanium GP.

"After a very informative session on SQL2017, I was able to go home that evening, log into my server environment and immediately implement performance changes. Returning to work after the conference I am already able to see the performance gains in our GP environment."

- Gavin Hundermark, Technical Support Specialist, Smart Global

About Dynamic Communities
Dynamic Communities is a business management organization that develops and supports technology-centric user groups – providing necessary resources and business operations such as staff, systems and event production. Dynamic Communities fosters the development, growth and engagement of volunteer-driven user groups that provide hubs for like-minded technology users to exchange knowledge on how to best maximize product performance. www.dynamiccommunities.com