See You at Community Summit NA 2021!

October 8, 2021
Business Intelligence, Events, Technology
5 min read

It is time for the largest Microsoft Dynamics user event of the year! Community Summit NA 2021 is going to be a jam-packed four days of education, networking, and fun. If you haven’t already registered, here are some reasons why we think you should attend:

Read: Why Attend Community Summit NA 2021?

If you have already registered, it’s time to start packing your bags and planning your calendar! With over 600 learning sessions to choose from and hundreds of partner booths to visit, it’s important to prepare in advance, so you and your team fully optimize the event.

Hopefully, Booth #1401 is first on your list! We are bringing a full team of Tigunians with us, including:

  • Ron Summers, President
  • Marc Stocker, Managing Partner
  • Kristoffer Ruyeras, VP of Operations (Speaker)
  • James Nicholas, VP of Information Technology (Speaker)
  • Tristan Threlkeld, Director of Sales and Business Development
  • Ryan Paterson, Director of Business Intelligence
  • Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant (Speaker)
  • Alex Olson, Systems Engineer
  • Carlos Perez, Solutions Consultant

If you have any questions about Dynamics 365 Business Central, reporting and analytics, business apps, or infrastructure and cloud, visit Booth #1401 and ask a Tigunian! We also have some awesome swag and special giveaways for attendees!

Check Out Our 2021 Summit NA Sessions

Whether you are a seasoned Dynamics NAV professional or a new Business Central user, Tigunia is hosting a selection of learning sessions at Summit NA this year. We will be providing sessions for a variety of topics, including optimizing Business Central and the Power Platform. If you’re interested in attending, click on the Add to Calendar link below each session!

Tuesday, October 12th

  1. Understanding Sales Tax Changes and How to Set Up Sales Tax in Business Central
    2:00 PM – 2:50 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    Andrea Riviezzo, Financial System Manager at LivWell Enlightened Health
    The sales tax landscape has undergone significant changes with recent court decisions. During this session, we’ll discuss the various changes related to sales tax and also review how to set up Business Central to calculate and report on sales tax transactions.

    Add to Calendar
  2. Understanding Standard Costing Functions in Business Central
    3:00 PM – 3:50 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    With Business Central are various functions related to standard costed items. Functionality, including cost rollups, production variances, and updating standard costs can be challenging. During this session, we’ll review the functionality surrounding standard costs to make your analysis easier.

    Add to Calendar
  3. Setting up Email and Assigning Emails to Documents in Business Central
    3:00 PM – 3:50 PM
    Presented by: Kristoffer Ruyeras, VP of Operations at Tigunia
    Emailing documents from inside Business Central has always been a struggle. During this session, you’ll learn how to set up emailing capabilities within Business Central. In addition, you’ll learn how to specify recipients of documents and also learn how new functionality within Business Central is making it easier to email from different people or groups.

    Add to Calendar

Wednesday, October 13th

  1. Processing Production Entries and Understanding Flushing Methods in Business Central
    11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    When using manufacturing production orders, there are various methods for recording transactions against those production orders. In addition, we’ll review the different flushing methods and how they post to production orders to make processing easier.
    Add to Calendar
  2. Manufacturing 201 in Business Central
    1:40 PM – 2:30 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    201 will cover more advanced production order processing options, flushing methods, subcontracting, etc.
    Add to Calendar

Thursday, October 14th

  1. Ask the Experts—Manufacturing & Supply Chain—Dynamics NAV/Business Central
    11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    Steven Chinsky, Manager – Operations & Supply Chain ERP at Wipfli LLP
    Ben Baxter, President at Accent Software, Inc.
    This is a panel discussion for NAV/BC Experts to ask any questions or guidance on your NAV/BC implementation or use.
    Add to Calendar
  2. The Planning Worksheet: Why and How to Use it
    10:00 AM – 10:25 AM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    Take the guesswork out of determining what purchase or production orders to create. During this session, we’ll review how to use the Planning Worksheet to start production and purchase orders based on the demand within the system.  We’ll review how to calculate suggestions, make changes, and create orders.  We’ll also touch on how demand for items is managed, which is the main driver behind the Planning Worksheet.

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  3. No-Code, Low-Code—Doesn’t Mean No Threat or Low-Risk
    11:00 AM – 11:50 AM
    Presented by: James Nicolas, VP of Information Technology at Tigunia
    Exploring the hidden risks and gotchas you need to protect your business as you embark on Power Platform automation.  We will explore examples of how the Power Platform can accelerate your business to success or risk exposure.

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  4. Drop Shipments and Special Orders in Business Central
    1:45 PM – 2:10 PM
    Presented by: Dave Wiser, Solutions Consultant at Tigunia
    Inventory control is crucial for most organizations. During this session, we’ll review how to use drop shipments and minimize the need for storing inventory at your location. We’ll also review the difference between drop shipments and special orders.
    Add to Calendar

Also, We Are Smashing a Laptop

You heard us! We want to show you Datto’s Disaster Recovery prowess in action. Join us at 2:15pm on Thursday, October 14th, in the main Expo hall and watch as we put one of our laptops through a disaster, then quickly and easily recover the data. Even if you’re not thinking about Disaster Recovery, who hasn’t wanted to watch a laptop get smashed at least once?

We’ll see you there!

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