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.


Microsoft Q&A: Performance

15:00 - 15:45 Salon Tete d´Or Back to event schedule

Join this Q&A session to ask all the questions you might have on Business Central performance. We might even know the answer ;-)


Christian Heide Damm

Principal Software Engineer

Christian Heide Damm is the cloud architect of Business Central and is responsible for the overall design of the Business Central Online architecture. Christian has been part of the entire NAV/BC journey to the cloud and continues to be passionate about all things SaaS and cloud architecture.

Jens Møller-Pedersen

Engineering Manager, BC Server Runtime. Making it run faster

Jens has been with Microsoft for more than 20 years and has worked on the Business Central product (and previously Dynamics NAV) for most of this time. He is currently leading the Server Runtime team, so his everyday responsibility is to ensure that the BC backend is always stable and performant.

Peter Christensen

Group Engineering Manager, Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central

Peter Christensen (also known as Bugsy) is group engineering manager in the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central team. Peter has been in Microsoft/Navision since 1988 and has worked on many different parts of the product - both as a developer and as a manager. Currently Peter manages the engineers in the application team, building the future for the Business Central application. In addition to this, Peter also manage the engineering of the Dynamics NAV, GP and SL products.