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 workshop: Developing generative AI experiences for your extensions

14:00 - 14:45 Rhone 2 Back to event schedule

Come to this workshop and try to implement your own copilot experiences in Business Central with Azure OpenAI Service. Learn what's new in the system application and how to implement signature UI elements in your extensions. We will cover 50 first participants with access to Azure OpenAI! Please bring your laptop. Important: To take full advantage of this workshop, we recommend you attend "Developing generative AI experiences for your extensions" session earlier the same day.


Dmitry Katson

Microsoft MVP Business Central all-in-one architect, developer and team leader. creator. Making BC smart with AI.

Dmitry is a Business Central specialist with an impressive 17 years of experience. His journey began in 2004, and over the years, he has held various roles, from a developer to the successful owner of his own company. Highly acclaimed in the Business Central community, Dmitry has earned the prestigious MVP title, showcasing his expertise and passion for the platform through insightful blogs and unwavering dedication. Driven by a passion for innovation and cutting-edge technologies, Dmitry created in 2023. This revolutionary AI-powered search platform, fueled by the collective knowledge of the Business Central community, has quickly become an invaluable tool for professionals in the field. With a remarkable talent for transforming ideas into reality, Dmitry continuously pushes the boundaries of what's possible in the exciting world of Microsoft Business Central. MVP, owner -

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, 💙💛

Thomas Søndergaard Jensen

Microsoft - Principal Software Engineer

Thomas is a software engineer working on the Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central team. Thomas has 25+ years of experience in Microsoft and has also worked on other products, like Microsoft Dynamics NAV and Microsoft Dynamics 365 F&O. For the last several years, he has been working on the Business Central team, in areas like client add-ins, designer, personalization, onboarding, data grid, performance, and client UI in general. Recently he has been working on the new framework for Copilot & AI experiences in Business Central.