1-3 November 2023
Directions EMEA 2023
Directions EMEA is focusing on bringing state-of-the-art keynotes and sessions about how the SMB market can unlock their full technological potential with ERP, CRM and Cloud solutions in the form of the Microsoft Power Platform, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, and Azure.
What can you look forward to?
The speakerwall for Directions EMEA 2023
SMB lead - Microsoft Business Apps CTO Office
During a 22-year career with Microsoft, Cecilia earned a reputation for clarity of purpose and an unwavering focus on results. Ambitious goals, methodical planning, and effective execution are the hallmarks of her management philosophy. Cecilia’s leadership style emphasizes integrity, empathy, inclusiveness and accountability. Cecilia spent 16 years with Microsoft Business Applications, culminating in a four-year stint as Global Ecosystem Lead. As a key member of the unit’s leadership team, she was responsible for growth of the core business through the development and health of the partner ecosystem. Among the functions she oversaw were ecosystem capacity planning, capability develop...
Senior Director, Product and Channel Marketing Modern Work and Business Applications
CVP, Business Applications
Emily He is a Silicon Valley technology executive with experiences leading go-to-market functions in both private and public companies, including Microsoft, Oracle, Saba Software (now Cornerstone OnDemand), and DoubleDutch (now Cvent), and Siebel Systems (now Oracle). She has over 20 years of experience in technology companies that span Customer Experience (CX), Human Capital Management (HCM), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Supply Chain. She has product development, marketing, and sales expertise, having served customers across the financial services, retail, healthcare, pharmaceutical, public sector, and media and entertainment industries. Currently, Emily is the CVP of Business...
Vice President, Dynamics 365 BC and SMB Business Apps at Microsoft
Mike Morton is responsible for SMB (Small and Medium Business) products in the Microsoft Business Applications division. This includes leading Business Central, Microsoft’s flagship solution for the SMB segment. Mike been at Microsoft for 26 years, moving from Seattle to Denmark two years ago to be closer to the BC engineering team. Amongst the highlights of Mike's time at Microsoft include being a co-founder of SharePoint, the development of Office Offline, and incubating the Fluid Framework.
Eric "waldo" Wauters
"Because you can doesn't mean you should"
Eric “waldo” Wauters Eric is one of the founding partners of iFacto Business Solutions and Dynex bv. With his 18 years of technical expertise, he is an everyday inspiration to its development teams. As development manager he continually acts upon the technical readiness of iFacto and Dynex. Apart from that, Eric is also very active in BC community, where he tries to solve technical issues and shares his knowledge with other Dynamics enthusiasts. Surely, a lot amongst you will have read some of Eric’s posts, which he invariably signs with “waldo”. Lots of people have been using and even contributing to tools he shares for free on github. Hi...
Second tier speakers
Third tier speakers
Microsoft Solution Architect @ Qubix | Business Applications & M365 Development MVP
Fonder and CEO at 365 Talent Portal, IAMCP EMEA President and Global Diversity and Inclusion Chairperson
Microsoft MVP. Microsoft MCT. CTO for NAVLAB Group. Azure Solution Architect and DevOps Engineer. Microsoft MCSD, MCSA. Speaker, Trainer and Author.
Combining the Power Platform with Business Central opens up capabilities we never had before!
Microsoft MVP Business Central all-in-one architect, developer and team leader. CentralQ.ai creator. Making BC smart with AI.
Partner Experience Manager at Companial, co-founder of Towards Customer association, Certified Customer Experience Professional
Sievers Group, Product Owner for Sievers WMS; Team Lead Warehouse Logistics & Software Projects
Product manager: SCM, Warehouse, Jobs, Service, Manufacturing, and e-Commerce (Shopify Connector)
Helping businesses succeed and grow by providing professional sales, marketing and business analytics services.
Crayon Denmark / advisory on growth strategies / utilizing the full potential of your customers
Clients First Business Solutions, Vertical Practice Manager, Former University Athletics Coach (2005-2018)