Connect 2017: Tailor your agenda

Connect 2017: Tailor your agenda

With 17 breakout sessions and four Tech Talks led by industry experts, Connect 2017 gives you the chance to tailor your agenda to find out more about the solutions and topics you find most useful, based on your own goals and plans for your business management system.

Depending on your circumstances and what you’re looking to get out of Connect 2017, we have highlighted some key sessions you might find particularly interesting.

Already a Sage user?

Key sessions for Sage 200:

    • Dashboarding for Sage 200 - This user-friendly dashboard software is designed to help you make better, faster decisions with even more of your Sage data.

    • Sage 200 2017 - Due to be released in summer 2017, get a first look at what will be included in this new version.

Key sessions for Sage Line 500/Sage 1000:

    • Sage 1000 v4 - Get a feel for the latest version of Sage 1000, now including Sage Report Designer, actionable lists and new functionality via Projects.

    • Fusion update for Sage 1000 - Take a look at some of the Fusion products that can extend and enhance the capabilities of Sage 1000.

Key sessions for Sage X3:

    • Working with your Sage X3 solution - Datel’s Sage X3 Services Director, Paolo Arcangelo, will look at how you can get the most out of your solution.

    • Sage X3 v11 - View the latest version of Sage X3, released in February 2017, which delivers extended and enhanced functionality.

    • eXware – extensions to Sage X3 Extend the capabilities of Sage X3 with Datel’s eXware solutions, developed by our R&D team and based on your feedback.

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Evaluating a new ERP solution?

  • Building an ERP business case and advice on starting your project - An interactive session to guide you through building a case for your new ERP solution and advice on how to kick-start the project within your business.

  • Discovering the right Sage solution for your business - A look at the factors that help you to decide which Sage solution is right for you and a delve into some key areas of Sage 200 and Sage X3.

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Interested in the latest trends in the ERP world?

ERP solutions have been evolving with the uptake of Cloud applications, the accessibility and cost of handheld devices and the expectations of ERP users. Throughout 2017 these factors, combined with the insurgence of technology trends such as Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence, will begin to shape the landscape of ERP for the future.

At Connect 2017 you can hear from ERP expects on the big trends you should be looking out for, including:

  • Embracing new technology – Bots, AI, IoT: how relevant are these trends to the business world?

  • Mobile technology in business – New technology is infiltrating the mobile development sector. What does this mean for businesses using ERP software?

  • Why you need to take IT security seriously - In today’s world, everyone demands data on the go. Whilst this is now often easily achievable, why is it important to consider the risks and how we protect systems and data?

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Looking for a new Sage Business Partner?

  • Working better with Datel – Services & Support - Understand how Datel’s support and service offering from account management to consultancy and support can bring value to your business.

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What is Connect 2017?

Connect 2017 is the largest Sage Business Partner event for Sage users. This free one-day conference, exhibition and networking awards dinner will connect you to the Sage user community.

Date and location

  • Date: 22nd June 2017

  • Timings: Conference & exhibition 9.30am - 6.00pm, dinner from 7:30pm

  • Location: Chesford Grange Hotel, CV8 2LD
    - Easily accessible from M40, M42 and M69
    - 13 miles from Birmingham Airport
    - 3 miles from Warwick train station

  • Book your hotel room through Datel to receive the reduced rate of £75 for 22nd June 2017