irections emea 2023 lyon
1-3 November 2023

Directions EMEA 2023

Directions EMEA is the "Go To" place where Dynamics partners share the future. It's the preferred global community for collaborating and learning from Microsoft, MVPs, ISVs, VARs and their peers. The focus is on helping the SMB market unlock its full potential in technical, business development and strategy with ERP, CRM, and Cloud solutions, including the Microsoft Power Platform, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, and Azure.


ForNAV | Simplify Business Central report design in ways you did not dare to dream of

16:15 - 17:00 Pre. Gratte Ciel Back to event schedule

Designing reports in Business Central can be complex. Customers expect affordable, professional reports. Developers dread working with RDLC layouts and AL-coding. Finding seasoned professionals is difficult. Selling extensive development hours for report creation is a struggle. ForNAV solves these report design challenges for you: • 100+ standard reports. • No coding required. • Low implementation cost and time. • Template technology. • Dynamic dataset. • And much more… This session welcomes both newcomers and long-time friends of ForNAV. We'll be showcasing both the familiar features and the latest additions. Join us to understand how ForNAV streamlines Business Central reporting, offering you a powerful competitive edge.


Jan Sillemann

ForNAV, partner

Focus on sales, marketing and management. Jan has 30+ years’ experience in the Danish and Global IT industry, primarily focused on ERP systems and solution sales. Work history: Before establishing ForNAV with Michael and Jacob, Jan was driving his own business, which helped businesses grow and expand internationally. Prior to that, Jan was the Director of Microsoft Dynamics NAV Global Product Management, where he was responsible for the global Microsoft Dynamics NAV business, sold in more than 40 countries, with around 100,000 customers. He worked almost 16 years for Microsoft and Navision. Education: Jan has a diploma in business administration from the Copenhagen Business School, one year of law school from the University of Copenhagen and a Managing ICT Software & Services Strategically (MITS) Diploma Program from CBS-SIMI, Copenhagen. Specialties: Sales, marketing, strategy, channel management, product management, coaching, business development.

Jennifer Singleton

ForNAV Germany

Jennifer has a strong background in the Microsoft Dynamics channel, building a partner channel and establishing products. Today, she leads the ForNAV operations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.

Michael Nielsen

Partner, ForNAV

Having worked for 28 years at Microsoft and Navision (acquired by Microsoft in 2002), Michael is, among other things, the father of C/AL and C/SIDE. For the last five years, he has been a director of engineering, responsible for moving Microsoft Dynamics NAV from on-premises to a cloud solution and from a Windows user interface to app-on-device. Today, Michael is co-founder and partner at ForNAV, and focuses on enhancing report for Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central.