What is in it for you?



Learn how Microsoft business applications provide an end-to-end solution that can be adapted, integrated, and customized for your business needs.

Gain insight

Gain insight

Turn your expertise into results and learn from industry leaders about the latest solutions to help move your business forward.

Make connections

Make connections

Network and collaborate with like-minded peers and Microsoft experts to translate best practices into actionable learnings.

Guest speaker

Malcolm Gladwell

Bestselling Author

Hear from bestselling author and like-minded analytics aficionado Malcolm Gladwell in a special closing keynote. A pop-culture detective who uses data to drive insights about the everyday – and to uncover fads, trends and subcultures we never knew existed – Gladwell brings new clout to analytics and intelligence.

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Featured speakers

James Phillips

James Phillips

Corporate Vice President, Business Applications Group, Microsoft

James Philips leads the company’s Business Applications Group. His teams build and operate a complete set of business applications and developer services including Dynamics 365, Microsoft Stream, the Business Applications Platform (Power BI, PowerApps, Microsoft Flow, Common Data Service), as well as a wide range of Azure services.

Alysa Taylor

Alysa Taylor

Corporate Vice President of Business Applications and Industry Marketing, Microsoft

Alysa Taylor leads the product marketing teams responsible for Dynamics 365 and the Business Applications Platform (Power BI, Common Data Services, PowerApps and Microsoft Flow) as well as the global industry product marketing team.

7:00 AM – 7:30 PM


Check in and pick up your name badge, your all-access pass to the Microsoft Business Applications Summit.

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM

Pre-Day breakfast

Join fellow Pre-Day attendees for onsite for breakfast.

9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Pre-Day workshops

Add an immersive session.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Pre-Day lunch

Join fellow Pre-Day attendees for onsite lunch.

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Pre-Day workshops

Complete your immersive session.

Times shown are Pacific Time. Agenda is subject to change.

Join us in Seattle

Held in one of the country’s hottest tech hubs, this event will give you the opportunity to meet and interact with the people who build the products that can help move your business forward.

Washington State Convention Center

705 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101

For transportation options and directions, visit the Washington State Convention Center website.