Learning Opportunities

Directions EMEA is the best place for Microsoft Partners to gain cutting-edge knowledge about Dynamics 365 Business Central and all the accompanying business strategies and technologies.

The detailed conference program and session list are available in the SCHEDULE SECTION.



The 2019 Directions EMEA conference program will include:


  • 3 Keynote sessions, delivered by Microsoft Leadership and the Dynamics 365 Business Central Team
  • 150+ regular sessions
  • 30+ workshops (some full day workshops)
  • 40 ISV sessions
  • 20+ townhalls
  • 10 interactive sessions

Directions EMEA 2019 content is a series of learning paths created as a response to the knowledge needs of Microsoft Partners and ISVs that face the challenge of adapting their business to the new cloud based model. The conference sessions address various groups of Partners and Dynamics professionals including leadership, sales & marketing, development, implementation, consulting, and project management.

The general target is to provide a 360° overview about any area of Dynamics 365 Partner Business.

This means that the following questions will be answered in each area:

  • How to use
  • How to sell
  • How to adapt

"Know-how" gained at Directions EMEA will definitely be a crucial stimulus for the future business growth, increased productivity and sales as well as effective collaboration within the Partner channel. Each of the following learning path features an expert(s) on the topic who will provide cutting edge training and information.



Directions EMEA offers a variety of engaging options for learning and knowledge sharing for attendees.

  • Keynotes

Direction EMEA keynotes provide breaking announcements for the Microsoft Dynamics 365 world. In three keynotes the top management of Microsoft will show the course ahead. The latest technologies and future business developments around Dynamics 365 Business Central are the themes.

  • General Sessions

More than 160 sessions are on offer. High-skilled, deep-dive sessions for consultants and developer in the areas Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central as well as inspiring sessions for marketing and sales persons or trail-blazing sessions for executives. Top presenters / developers / MVPs / consultants in these areas worldwide present these sessions.

  • Presentation Tracks

All major ISVs showcase their solutions and new developments at Directions EMEA. The Directions exhibition area is the ideal place for more in-depth and detailed information about ISV solutions. This year's Directions EMEA will provide a forum for more than 70 sponsors from Microsoft Dynamics 365 channels.

  • Workshops

Workshops are an inspiring opportunity to learn directly from the top developers, MVPs and consultants who create Microsoft Dynamics products. During these workshops, you can “work” on your computer with the newest versions and technologies and test your knowledge in practice.

  • Townhalls/Roundtable discussions

Discuss with the executives and MVPs in all areas. More than 20 townhalls have already planned.

  •  Expo and networking

One of the most valued benefits of Directions EMEA is the opportunity to meet Microsoft representatives and your peers in person, exchange ideas and share knowledge. For Partner and ISV companies, Directions EMEA is a unique venue to showcase their solutions and discuss their offerings with their existing and potential networks as well as to respond to questions from the community. At Directions EMEA, you can finally meet people you collaborate with on a daily basis via email...  

Benefit from the sessions and meetings and do not forget about the Community Party that is a great chance to socialize with over 2500 Dynamics friends.