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Confab with Stoneridge is a livestream get together where Stoneridge Software team members and experts discuss a variety of topics related to technology, Dynamics products, Microsoft news, business leadership, and more. We love learning how to make businesses run more efficiently in any way! Confab is a way to share these ideas with you and hear your opinions too. Tune in for a variety of topics and special guests every other week!

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All About Confab

What to Expect:

Viewers will have the opportunity to:

  • Learn about what’s new in technology
  • Hear the latest in Microsoft business applications
  • Get tips for ideas and processes to make your business more efficienct
  • Ask questions of our hosts and guests
  • Interact with other viewers through the chat function

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Who should watch?

  • Business Leadership
  • Microsoft Dynamics users
  • Anyone interested in business technology

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Meet Your Hosts:

Scott Frappier
Co-host

Pre-Sales Architect at Stoneridge Software

Marcus Haug
Co-host

Pre-Sales Architect at Stoneridge Software

 

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Check out our lineup:

Thursday, June 2 at 11 a.m. CT - Power Apps Portals - How and When to Use Them

One of the newer Power apps capabilities and the ability to create portals and use dataverse tables to create interactive sites for your customers and vendors. Microsoft just announced the official addition of “Power Pages” last week. “For years, Power Apps portals have offered users an end-to-end experience to create external portals quickly and confidently, and customize them with pages, layouts, and content. As a new, standalone product, Power Pages empowers anyone, regardless of their technical background, with an effective platform to create data-powered, modern, and secure websites.”

Join this week’s Confab Livestream as our team looks at portals in more detail, when and how would you use them? Understand out-of-the-box options and how to extend and integrate within your business system environment.

Thursday, September 8 at 11 a.m. CT - Create Efficiency with a Dynamics 365 and Office 365 Integration Strategy

The power of Dynamics 365 solutions has a rich integration strategy that Microsoft has created even within its own products. For this Confab we’ll take a look at some of the add-ins that leverage Microsoft Office capabilities that make it easier to implement and support your business without having to reinvent the wheel

Integrations to Power Platform, Outlook, Excel, Word and more help you gain efficiencies by keeping you and your team within the application you are already working in. Why would you want to have Office 365 integrated? Join our team to see demonstrations of what’s possible.

Thursday, September 22 at 11 a.m. CT - Dynamics 365 Field Service Route Service Optimization

Dynamics 365 Field Service capability allows for organizations to use route service optimization to plan and dispatch techs that need to tackle work orders that are an integral part of your business. We’ll go through important concepts that need to be considered when implementing the route service optimization functionality and the pro and cons that we’ve learned through our project experience.

Thursday, October 6 at 11 a.m. CT - Peeling Back MRP within Dynamics 365 Business Central

Many organizations need a better understanding of how to balance supply chain requirements in their business. One of the tools that is commonly used to address this is functionality that has been called Material Requirements Planning (MRP).

During this Confab we will take a step deeper into the Dynamics 365 Business Central MRP engine called the “planning worksheet” and understand the important concepts and set ups that drive different answers depending on the type of product and the ultimate business goal to hold stock and finally sell that product! What does lot for lot mean? If you know the answer this Confab is for you.

Thursday, October 20 at 11 a.m. CT - Planning Optimization Deep Dive's for Dynamics 365 Supply Chain

Many organizations need a better understanding of how to balance supply chain requirements in their business. One of the tools that is commonly used to address this is functionality that has been called Material Requirements Planning (MRP). During this Confab we will take a step deeper into the Dynamics 365 Supply Chain “Planning Optimization” Engine and understand the important concepts and set ups that drive different answers depending on the type of product and the ultimate business goal to hold stock and finally sell that product! If you’re running the current MRP2 Planning Engine, this session is definitely for you.