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: Business Central and Power Platform

10:30 - 11:15 Tete d´Or 1&2 Back to event schedule

This is the Q&A for Business Central and Power Platform. Join to hear directly from the product group, ask questions and share feedback about Business Central and Power Platform. Discuss latest developments and roadmap shared during keynotes. Use with code #2421 to start asking questions for the team.


Blazej Kotelko

Principal Product Manager at Microsoft

Blazej Kotelko is one of the PMs in the Microsoft Development Center Copenhagen, Denmark but he had worked previously for Microsoft in London, UK and in Poland. With experience in the SMB space, UX design, low-code platforms and partner management he is currently responsible for the success and roadmap of Dynamics 365 Business Central integration with Power Platform.

Enrico Cimitan

Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft

Enrico Cimitan joined the Microsoft family in 2017 as a software engineer. He initially worked in the Dynamics 365 Business Central application team, and later shifted to features in the client area. Since 2019, Enrico has been contributing to the data connectors and integrations between Business Central and other Microsoft products, including Power BI, Power Automate, Power Apps, and Dataverse.

Evgenij Korovin

Product @Microsoft, 💙💛

Horina Serbanescu

Principal Group Engineering Manger

Horina is group engineering manager in Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central, leading the amazing teams that are developing Business Central clients and evolving the seamless integration with Microsoft 365 (Outlook, Teams, Excel, OneDrive) and Power Platform (Power BI, Power Automate, Data Verse Virtual Tables). Horina has been working in Microsoft for 17 years, starting as a software developer engineer with a lot of passion for building world best class business applications.

Ivan Koletic

Senior Product Manager

Ivan has been with Microsoft for 10 years with product since 2001, holding finance consulting and product manager roles within the localization team and then in core Application and Integration teams. For last couple of years, he focused on helping making Business more intuitive, deliver on application product feedback and working on integration between Business Central and Dataverse and Dynamics 365 for Sales.

Monica Ahuja

Senior Software Engineer

Responsible for building the next generation modern client experiences for Dynamics 365 Business Central's integrations with Microsoft 365 applications such as Microsoft Teams, Outlook, etc. and Power Platform.

Sandy Winarko

Principal Program Manager at Microsoft - Dynamics 365 Business Central

Sandy is a Product Management leader with extensive experience in the US, Europe, and Asia, combining commercial/technical responsibilities in principal/senior roles at various TMT (Technology, Media, and Telecommunications) companies, such as Microsoft/Skype/Nokia, BSkyB (British Sky Broadcasting), and C&W (Cable & Wireless). At Microsoft, he's currently driving the efforts to optimize resource governance/server management for Dynamics 365 Business Central as Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Software as a Service (SaaS) that targets Small & Medium -sized Businesses (SMBs) and accelerate its integrations with Microsoft Dataverse/Power Platform.