Power Platform Saturday brings the very best of Microsoft Power Platform (https://powerplatform.microsoft.com/) to Sydney. The event provides technical training led by Microsoft experts and your community. You’ll learn new ways to build solutions, migrate and integrate data, manage security and privacy. You will connect with local and international industry leaders and peers.

Join us for a powerful (pun intended) Saturday and tap into innovation across your organization with the Microsoft Power Platform, the platform that gives everyone the ability to create solutions that accelerate business.

The event is free of charge to attend but seats are limited, so please do reserve your spot in time.

WHEN

15 February 2020

WHERE

Microsoft Reactor
Level 10, 11 York Street
Sydney
NSW
2000
Australia

Submitted Sessions

Session Name Speaker Level Status
001: No time to spy. Build your "James Bond" style Power Apps game Andrew and Olena Grischenko 100 Accepted
A single view of customers - the what, the why, and the how w/ Customer Insights and Power Platform Stephanus Natawardaja 200 Submitted
'Accessibility' for D365 & PowerApp Projects Yawer Iqbal 200 Rejected
An integration Architecture using CDS as Event store Ehsan Amini 300 Submitted
Blockchain simplified with Power Apps and Power Automate Michael John Pena 100 Submitted
Bringing Social Monitoring back to Dynamics Marketing with the Power Platform Amey Holden 200 Rejected
D365 Field Service and PowerBi: predictive maintenance for industrial automation Alessandro Graps 400 Rejected
Devices, data and dashboards: Azure IoT end-to-end Martin Abbott 200 Rejected
Dynamics Field Service - Where is my Tech ? Russell Nankerevis 200 Submitted
Embedded Canvas App in an Hour – practical usage and real-life example Linn Zaw Win 200 Submitted
Generating a Microsoft Teams meeting from CDS/Dynamics 365 CE Elaiza Benitez 300 Accepted
Implementing highly customised IoT solutions for the Power Platform Jandost Khoso 300 Submitted
Leveraging Robotic Process Automation using PowerAutomate to enable digital transformation Aylwin Wijaya and Umar Riaz 100 Submitted
Mastering Advanced Resource Scheudling in Dynamics Ali Khan 300 Submitted
Mastering requirements for the Microsoft Power Platform Dani Kahil 100 Rejected
Opening Keynote Dona Sarkar 100 Accepted
Power Apps from C to B Stefano Tempesta 100 Accepted
Power Apps Portals Tricks of the Trade: Making the most out of Power Apps Portals Nadeeja Bomiriya 300 Rejected
Power Apps portals: coding dark side Olena Grischenko 300 Rejected
Power PLatform & Azure IOT 300 Rejected
Practical PowerApps: Tips, Tricks and Techniques for developing engaging and intuitive PowerApps Christian Borovac 100 Submitted
Preserving History of Stage Duration in a BPF - BPF Automation Yasir Safeer 300 Submitted
Security is the chief enemy of mortals Gill Walker 400 Accepted
Source Control for Power Apps and Power Automate David Hearne 200 Rejected
Steven Zhong Steven Zhong 200 Rejected
TBC Ee Lane Yu 100 Rejected
The clock is ticking! Transition NOW to Unified Interface, and let’s explore Power Apps Maker Portal Linn Zaw Win 100 Submitted
Top 10 Myths You Need to Bust for Power Platform Success in Your Organisation Lisa Crosbie & FooShen Wu 100 Accepted
Transforming data into decisions: Top story-telling techniques within Power BI Alice Drummond 300 Accepted
Underhood of CDS for Power Platform Jandost Khoso 300 Rejected
Unleashing the capabilities of Power Platform with Bots and AI 200 Rejected
Unleashing the capabilities of Power Platform with Bots and AI Arafat Tehsin 200 Accepted
Unleashing the capabilities of UI Flows (Power Automate) Prashant Shukla 100 Submitted
Using Azure cognitive services and the Power Platform to simplify data capture in Dynamics​ Bruce Sithole 400 Submitted
Why do we do governance of the Power Platform John Liu 200 Submitted
Work collaboratively in Power Apps canvas apps and "Gotchas" to watch out for Linn Zaw Win 300 Submitted

Event Schedule

Session Name Speaker Level Time
Leveraging Robotic Process Automation using PowerAutomate to enable digital transformation Aylwin Wijaya and Umar Riaz 100 -
Blockchain simplified with Power Apps and Power Automate Michael John Pena 100 -
An integration Architecture using CDS as Event store Ehsan Amini 300 -
Unleashing the capabilities of UI Flows (Power Automate) Prashant Shukla 100 -
Preserving History of Stage Duration in a BPF - BPF Automation Yasir Safeer 300 -
The clock is ticking! Transition NOW to Unified Interface, and let’s explore Power Apps Maker Portal Linn Zaw Win 100 -
Work collaboratively in Power Apps canvas apps and "Gotchas" to watch out for Linn Zaw Win 300 -
Embedded Canvas App in an Hour – practical usage and real-life example Linn Zaw Win 200 -
Dynamics Field Service - Where is my Tech ? Russell Nankerevis 200 -
Practical PowerApps: Tips, Tricks and Techniques for developing engaging and intuitive PowerApps Christian Borovac 100 -
Using Azure cognitive services and the Power Platform to simplify data capture in Dynamics​ Bruce Sithole 400 -
Top 10 Myths You Need to Bust for Power Platform Success in Your Organisation Lisa Crosbie & FooShen Wu 100 -
Unleashing the capabilities of Power Platform with Bots and AI 200 -
D365 Field Service and PowerBi: predictive maintenance for industrial automation Alessandro Graps 400 -
Unleashing the capabilities of Power Platform with Bots and AI Arafat Tehsin 200 -
'Accessibility' for D365 & PowerApp Projects Yawer Iqbal 200 -
Power Apps Portals Tricks of the Trade: Making the most out of Power Apps Portals Nadeeja Bomiriya 300 -
Power PLatform & Azure IOT 300 -
Implementing highly customised IoT solutions for the Power Platform Jandost Khoso 300 -
Underhood of CDS for Power Platform Jandost Khoso 300 -
Source Control for Power Apps and Power Automate David Hearne 200 -
TBC Ee Lane Yu 100 -
Bringing Social Monitoring back to Dynamics Marketing with the Power Platform Amey Holden 200 -
Power Apps portals: coding dark side Olena Grischenko 300 -
Steven Zhong Steven Zhong 200 -
Transforming data into decisions: Top story-telling techniques within Power BI Alice Drummond 300 -
Why do we do governance of the Power Platform John Liu 200 -
Devices, data and dashboards: Azure IoT end-to-end Martin Abbott 200 -
Power Apps from C to B Stefano Tempesta 100 -
Mastering Advanced Resource Scheudling in Dynamics Ali Khan 300 -
001: No time to spy. Build your "James Bond" style Power Apps game Andrew and Olena Grischenko 100 -
Generating a Microsoft Teams meeting from CDS/Dynamics 365 CE Elaiza Benitez 300 -
Security is the chief enemy of mortals Gill Walker 400 -
Opening Keynote Dona Sarkar 100 -
Mastering requirements for the Microsoft Power Platform Dani Kahil 100 -
A single view of customers - the what, the why, and the how w/ Customer Insights and Power Platform Stephanus Natawardaja 200 -

Speakers

Alessandro Graps

D365 Power BI Ai Machine learning Sensors Electronics Industry4.0

D365 Field Service and PowerBi: predictive maintenance for industrial automation

Ali Khan

D365 Practice Manager - Velrada Principal Consultant and Architect in D365. Particularly passionate about Field Service.

Mastering Advanced Resource Scheudling in Dynamics

Alice Drummond

Experienced Power BI, PowerApps and Power Automate analyst, and my passion is combining Power BI with graphic design to create data stories.

Transforming data into decisions: Top story-telling techniques within Power BI

Amey Holden

Microsoft D365 certified Biz Apps Solution Expert & Sales Functional Consultant Associate experienced in designing and delivering enjoyable customer experience across Customer Engagement and Power Platform applications including Power Automate, Power Apps and AI Builder

Bringing Social Monitoring back to Dynamics Marketing with the Power Platform

Andrew and Olena Grischenko

PowerPlatform, BizApps, Azure pros. Olena Grischenko is BizApps MVP, PowerPlatform architect. Andrew Grischenko is Azure certified architect with more than 15 years experience in gaming industry producing and developing games. https://www.linkedin.com/in/olenagrischenko https://www.linkedin.com/in/grischenko

001: No time to spy. Build your "James Bond" style Power Apps game

Aylwin Wijaya and Umar Riaz

Dynamics365, PowerPlatform, Azure, BI, AI, SharePoint. Umar is Senior Consultant with more than 15 years experience. His passion is in Sharepoint, Dynamics, PowerPlatform and BI. Aylwin is passionate technologist working with Microsoft platforms. https://www.linkedin.com/in/umar-riaz-a0027523/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/aylwinwong/

Leveraging Robotic Process Automation using PowerAutomate to enable digital transformation

Christian Borovac

Christian works as an environmental data analyst and animator at DiscoverEI. He is passionate about helping his clients visualise their environmental problems and develop a culture of data-driven decisions. Harnessing tools from Microsoft's Power Platform in combination with graphic design, he builds visually engaging dashboards to improve the understanding of our complex environmental systems. He is also extremely passionate about data in sport, and an active member of his local Melbourne running club!

Practical PowerApps: Tips, Tricks and Techniques for developing engaging and intuitive PowerApps

Dani Kahil

As a Microsoft Business Applications specialist, my goal is to help companies and their people be more productive using Microsoft technology. Over the last 12 years, I have been implementing Microsoft Dynamics CRM / 365 CE solutions in multiple countries. I specialize in guiding companies to better articulate their needs and translate those into simple and clean solutions using the Microsoft Business Applications and Dynamics 365. I have a special interest in Requirements Elicitation techniques and have written a couple of articles on that subject. Since 2017 I am an active member and co-organizer at the Microsoft Dynamics 365 User Group community, helping to organize events in Sydney and Brisbane. KEY SKILLS: • Delivery: Project management (Waterfall and Agile), requirements gathering, functional/technical analysis, solution design and architecture. • Pre-Sales: Solution envisioning, creation and review of proposals, estimates and project plans. • Business Analysis: Elicitation and Collaboration, Requirements Life Cycle Management, Requirements Analysis and Design Definition. • Technical: Dynamics 365, PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, Power BI, Power Platform, Common Data Service (CDS), Azure.

Mastering requirements for the Microsoft Power Platform

David Hearne

Passionate about all things Power Apps, Power Automate and Dynamics 365. I'm a Functional Consultant and Architect delivering solutions to Federal Government in Canberra.

Source Control for Power Apps and Power Automate

Dona Sarkar

Principal Advocate for the Microsoft Power Platform

Opening Keynote

Ee Lane Yu

TBC

Ehsan Amini

Azure Cloud Architect, Power platform and integration services

An integration Architecture using CDS as Event store

Elaiza Benitez

Dynamics 365 CE, CDS, Power Automate, Power Apps Portals

Generating a Microsoft Teams meeting from CDS/Dynamics 365 CE

Gill Walker

Dynamics 365 CE Gill Walker is widely skilled in Dynamics 365 CE success. As a success catalyst she improves user adoption with training. She also works with you earlier in the project to get a solution that meets needs - needs of end users and needs of management. Her philosophy of empowering by increasing understanding with education delivers results. As a speaker she speaks on topics within successful CRM. Gill speaks on topics such as: ‘Jumpstart to CRM success”, “Why (sm)ALL business need CRM” and “Essential steps to successful User Acceptance Testing”; As a trainer, Gill is passionate about training as a way of empowering people. Gill provides Microsoft Dynamics 365 training on Business Intelligence in D365, Configuration, Automation Getting Started & more; First and foremost she is an educator - a trainer and a speaker. However, she can also apply these skills in a practical way as a consultant and a mentor.

Security is the chief enemy of mortals

John Liu

Power Apps Power Automate Office 365 Microsoft Graph Power Platform Governance

Why do we do governance of the Power Platform

Lisa Crosbie & FooShen Wu

Power Apps Lisa Crosbie is a Technology Evangelist with Barhead Solutions and Business Applications MVP FooShen Wu is a Power Platform Technology Specialist and WW Emerging Solutions Global Black Belt with Microsoft.

Top 10 Myths You Need to Bust for Power Platform Success in Your Organisation

Martin Abbott

Internet of Things, systems integration, Power Automate

Devices, data and dashboards: Azure IoT end-to-end

Michael John Pena

Michael is an experienced technologist based in Sydney, Australia, a Microsoft MVP since 2015, and a certified professional with over 10 years of working experience ranging from Mobile, Cloud, Web and DevOps. He is currently the head of Research and Innovation for an Australian startup: "Lumachain". His role allows him to explore the cutting edge technologies of Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IoT, Edge Computing, and the Cloud. Michael is a former CTO and Director of his Microsoft-partner company and has worked with various Microsoft clients and consulting partners delivering valued Consulting, Delivery, Training, Technical Presales and Support services. He is also a Microsoft Student Partner alumnus and has worked in Microsoft during his internship. Michael is passionate to all things technology and data. He recently co-authored a book titled "Cloud Analytics with Microsoft Azure" available for download at https://bit.ly/mscloudanalytics Michael also enjoys mentoring, attending conferences and user group meetups. He is also an international speaker having spoken at numerous events including the Microsoft Ignite, NDC, DDD, Cross-Platform Summit, and various in-person and virtual meet-ups.

Blockchain simplified with Power Apps and Power Automate

Olena Grischenko

Power Apps, PowerPlatform, CDS, Power Apps Portals, Dynamics 365 CE, Azure Services.

Power Apps portals: coding dark side

Prashant Shukla

Dynamics 365 CE Blogger PowerApps MS Flows

Unleashing the capabilities of UI Flows (Power Automate)

Russell Nankerevis

Russell is a loving Father to his Son Liam. Russell Nankervis stands at the front of the fastest moving technology industry trend: Microsoft Dynamics 365. He has spent the past 15 years evangelizing Microsoft Dynamics 365. This outstanding specialist with deep tech industry knowledge, Russell has championed Microsoft Dynamics 365 to embrace the cloud for D365. He is recognised for designing D365 Online, D365 on-Prem — solutions that are fueling the industry-wide transition in both the public and private sector. Throughout his 20-year plus tenure with the IT industry, he has built a reputation for developing strategies, incubating new standards models, and building out development programs. Embracing the core values of integrity, innovation, accountability and continual improvement, Russell consistently ranks among the top tier in the industry Russell is a Microsoft Certified Professional and a Microsoft Certified Trainer. This outstanding specialist is a valued speaker on Dynamics 365, presenting regularly at D365 User group and other industry events.

Dynamics Field Service - Where is my Tech ?

Stefano Tempesta

Microsoft MVP, Regional Director

Power Apps from C to B

Stephanus Natawardaja

Stephanus is a Capability Lead and Solution Architect with a focus in Not-for-Profit (NFP) at Barhead Solutions. Stephanus has worked with Microsoft technologies for the past 15 years, and Dynamics CRM since version 3. Stephanus has also worked with major NFP clients across Australia, as well as enterprise, and corporate clients implementing business solutions with Microsoft Dynamics.

A single view of customers - the what, the why, and the how w/ Customer Insights and Power Platform

Steven Zhong

As an innovative and experienced professional, Steven Zhong spent twenty more years of his career at private sector in manufacturing, energy infrastructure, recruitment business, and at public sector in local government, across in China, Singapore and Australia.

Steven Zhong

Yawer Iqbal

I m a fan, advocate, and enabler of Microsoft technologies. I live with my wife and kids in Melbourne, Australia. As a consultant, I work with D365, Power Platform, O365 and Azure daily. I’m involved in community work by speaking at events and blogging at www.yaweriqbal.com. Twitter: @yaweriqbal Web Site: https://www.yaweriqbal.com

'Accessibility' for D365 & PowerApp Projects

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