Onsite Activities

You’re registered for Summit, now the fun begins – planning your schedule! Outside of hundreds of sessions the conference offers, there are loads of onsite activities going on throughout the week.

Some activities require separate registration - learn more below.

Pre-Conference Academy Training

Boot camps:  Inn at Opryland  September 28 - October 2
Classes:  Gaylord Opryland  October 5 - 6
Register to earn CPE credits and learn from Microsoft Business Applications experts in a classroom-style setting.  With 80+ 1 to 5-day options to choose from, there is training tailored for you. Bring even more practical skills back to the office!
Learn more and register

pre-conference academy

Partner Executive Exchange

 Delta Island E  October 4 - 5

Partner executive leaders register to enhance your partner practice. Attendees will work closely with Microsoft leadership and benefit from business learning, networking and the expertise of other leaders. Space is limited! 

Add to your registration for $799

partner executive exchange

Get the most out of your experience!

Take advantage of all of the networking and learning opportunities Community Summit has to offer.

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 Magnolia Ballroom  October 5 10am - 6pm 

Join one of many teams collaborating to use the Microsoft “stack” to solve real-world problems facing non-profits. Open to all skill levels!

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Public Sector SIG Day

 Lincoln A  October 6 8:30am - 5pm 

If you work in or with a public sector agency and use D365 FO/AX, this event is for you! Hosted by the Public Sector Special Interest Group, this is a full day of learning with peers and Microsoft, including influencing upcoming product features.

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Public Sector SIG Day

Women in Technology Seminar

 Gaylord Opryland  October 8 12:15 - 1:15pm 

Attend to share stories and get advice from other women in the industry to stay on the path to success!

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“Summit is THE event of the year for Dynamics, D365, Power Platform and all the tools that impact you! The interactions, experts, vendors, MVPs and industry connections are more than worth it.”

- Chris Cognetta, Microsoft MVP, Campus Management Corp.

Credentialing Exams

 Delta Island B  October 7 3:30 - 5:30pm & October 8 | 1 - 3pm

Set yourself apart from your peers with Dynamics Credentialed Professional Exams.  Upon passing an exam, you will join an elite group of Dynamics Credentialed Professionals who demonstrate the highest knowledge of and expertise. Exams available at Summit: 

  • NAV Core Development 
  • NAV Core Application Setup 
  • NAV Core Financials 
  • GP Core Financials Setup and Functionality 
  • GP Core Installation and Configuration 
  • GP Distribution Setup and Functionality 

Registration information coming soon

Credentialing Exams

Professional Certificate Testing Lab

 Delta Island B  October 7 3:30 - 5:30pm

Take a Professional Assessment at no-chargto demonstrate your expertise and earn your D365UG BC/NAV Professional Certificate while at Summit. More information 
Assessments available:

  • Accounts Payable (PCAP) 
  • Accounts Receivable (PCAR) 
  • Fixed Asset Management (PCAM) 
  • Inventory Management (PCIM) 
  • Warehouse Management (PCWM) 
  • Financial Reporting (PCFR) 

Registration information coming soon

User Group Medics

 Located in each User Group hub   

All Stars, SME’s and Microsoft MVPs will be in Nashville working as User Group Medics! They are ready to prescribe Dynamics and Power Platform remedies to whatever may be ailing your Microsoft Business Applications success. Visit their booths to get answers from some great experts across the community.