HSO Advance 2018 | 11th September

Our Annual Customer Day | Williams Conference Centre, Oxfordshire

The HSO UK Customer Day - HSO Advance 2018 will be held at the Williams F1 Conference Centre, Oxfordshire on Tuesday 11th September

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The Williams Conference Centre is a fantastic facility and location. It is home to Williams Advanced Engineering which is the technology and engineering services business of the Williams Group. Williams Advanced Engineering combines cutting edge technology and the industry’s best engineers with the know-how and speed to market derived from four decades of success in the ultra-competitive environment of Formula One. Working in close collaboration with customers and partners, the majority of the programmes at Williams Advanced Engineering focus on creating energy efficient performance to meet the sustainability challenges of the 21st Century.

We are excited to announce that Richard West, now a highly acclaimed speaker, has spent a lifetime in international motorsport, Formula 1 racing and international commerce will be joining us on the day. He has worked with McLaren, Williams and Arrows in Formula 1, Jaguar in World Sports Car Racing and acted as the overall Championship Administrator of the British Touring Car Championship. He has also worked with Nikki Lauda, Alain Prost, Keke Roseberg, Nigel Mansell, Ayrton Senna, Damon Hill, Jacques Villeneuve and Michael Schumacher and has a comprehensive understanding of what is required to galvanise teams to ensure clear lines of leadership and communication are maximised in today’s highly competitive business world. His wealth of performance and teamwork knowledge comes from his exposure to not only some of the most successful motor racing teams in history, but importantly from the current range of international businesses with whom he works today.

These are exciting times for HSO Customers as they begin to embrace the latest Microsoft Dynamics technologies that bring real added-value to their businesses such as The Modern Workplace | Business Solutions | Azure | Applications | Data & AI.

HSO Advance 2018 will provide you with the opportunity to:

• Hear about the latest technologies from Microsoft, HSO and Partners
• Participate in topical roundtable discussions with experts and peers
• Network in the Exhibition area - meet our specialist Partner companies
• Be considered for our Innovator of the Year Award 2018
• Hear from our special guest speaker and visit the F1 racing car museum.

The HSO Innovator of the Year Award 2018 will also be presented at the conference by the last winner, Kohler Co, to a HSO customer who has impressed the judges by thinking “outside the box” for inspirational and outstanding achievements using modern technology.

Oh behalf of the HSO Team, we look forward to bringing you the very latest in innovation, capability and advanced performance of the latest end-to-end, modern intelligent Microsoft cloud applications that help drive your business forward!

Dress code:  Business Casual 

ANNUAL CUSTOMER DAY - HSO ADVANCE 2018 AGENDA

08:30     Registration and Coffee

09:00     Welcome & Introduction & Company Update | Adrian McNay, MD of HSO Customer Service & Jan Koedijk, COO HSO Group 

09:20     Focussing on High Performance | Richard West

10:00     HSO Customer | Kingspan Insulation|Dynamics 365 / CRM Global Roll Out | Yasmin Lewis, CRM Team Leader & Bronwynne Oliver, IT Development Manager   

10:30     Networking Break 

10:50     Microsoft Update & Roadmap, Chris Rothwell, Dynamics Lead, Microsoft  

11:20     HSO Customer | Rosti Automotive | IT Migration & Beyond | Danny Wheeldon, Head of IT 

11:50     HSO Partner Showcase

12:50     Dynamic Communities User Groups | Darrell Monk, Director of Community Development EMEA

13:05     Networking Lunch 

13:45     HSO Customer | KIWA | Dynamics 365 Global Rollout | Ron Meijer, Corporate ICT Director

14:15     Breakouts start - Click on Breakout Sessions at the bottom of this table for more information.  

17:00     Summary | Adrian McNay 

17:15     Close 

** In addition to the above there will be a complimentary tour around the Formula 1 museum and a chance to meet HSO Partner companies in the exhibitor area.  

This event is going to be popular so please secure your place as soon as possible.  

             

SESSION ONE | 14:15 - 15:00

Room 1 | Global managed services | Advanced & extended support | Steve Parker, HSO Support Manager

Room 2 | Journey to the cloud & enterprise architecture | Peter van Haaften & Kristijan de Weerd

Room 3 | The new business application platform & what it means for CRM | Matt Gibson, CRM Solution Consultant

Room 4 | The future of business applications | Touseef Zafar & Alex Wright

This session will showcase business application platform, mobile apps & business process automation using Common Data Service (CDS), PowerApps & Flow.   

Break 15:00  

SESSION 2 | 15:10 - 15:55

Room 1 | Global managed services | Advanced & extended support | Steve Parker, HSO Managed Services Director

Room 2 | Journey to the cloud & enterprise architecture | Peter van Haaften & Kristijan de Weerd

Room 3 | The new business application platform & what it means for CRM | Matt Gibson, CRM Solution Consultant

Room 4 | Business Intelligence - Analytics in Action | Fouad Allabari, MD of HSO Analytics

This session will showcase business application platform, mobile apps & business process automation using Common Data Service (CDS), PowerApps & Flow.  

SESSION 3 | 15:55 - 16:45

Room 1 | The future of business applications | Touseef Zafar & Alex Wright

Room 2 | The new business application platform & what it means for CRM | Matt Gibson, CRM Solution Consultant

Room 3 | Update on Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations & learn how to bring out the best in your people with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Talent | Peter Sharpe, Solutions Lead

Room 4 | Business Intelligence - Analytics in Action  | Fouad Allabari, MD of HSO Analytics

This session will showcase business application platform, mobile apps & business process automation using Common Data Service (CDS), PowerApps & Flow.  

17:00 Summary & Close in Senna Suite