Continuing Education/Training

Microsoft Power Platform Advanced App in a Day (May 29) - Virtual


Microsoft is hosting a new educational series with a monthly topic on Microsoft Power Platform. The format is a one-day workshop with roundtable discussion topics. DIR serves as an educational sponsor and will award continuing education credit. See below for details and to register.

3/10 Update:  Sessions in this series will be delivered virtually via Teams until in-person events can resume.

Microsoft Power Platform Advanced App in a Day + Round Table Topic

Presented by Microsoft for Texas Public Sector

Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR) serves as an educational Sponsor.

Date/Time:Friday, May 29, 2020 | 8:30 - 5:00Registration:Register for this workshop!Capacity is limited to 30.  Your confirmation email will include cancellation instructions should your plans change after registering.Location:This class is normally an in-person event held at the Microsoft Austin office. However, this session will be delivered virtually via Teams.  Microsoft will email registrants connection information directly. AGENDA?8:30 - 9:00 Welcome/Intros9:00 - 10:30 RoundTable discussion and Q&A10:30 - 10:45Break10:45 - 12:00 Workshop content demo?12:00 - 1:00?Lunch (on your own)1:00 - 2:00 Workshop content demo2:00 - 5:00 Open discussion / Bring your own ideas and business processes modernization solution discussion       Who should attend?Anyone who has an interest in learning more about Microsoft's Rapid Application Development Platforms.  We aim to 1) Enable IT to go faster 2) Democratize Business Application Development, arming Citizen Developers and Power Users with tools to modernize their work while allowing IT to maintain visibility and governance.  What you gain/learn:Gartner estimates that by 2024 65% of App Dev will be low code.  In this workshop you will get:

  • Insight into Microsoft's low code / no code platforms.
  • A discussion and demonstration of the tools and methods to apply governance to Power Apps
  • A demonstration of Advanced App building techniques using AI

  • An open discussion period - turn great ideas into Apps!

What do attendees need to have/bring?This workshop will be instructional/informative. No need to bring a laptop.  Lunch will not be provided so attendees will need to plan for lunch.About the technology:Microsoft Power Apps is a cloud-hosted Application Platform as a Service.  Power Apps is Microsoft's answer to the Low Code revolution with native connectivity into your existing Microsoft ecosystem as well as 300+ external data sources including your on-premises data.  Power Automate is a suite of tools enabling Makers and Citizen developers to build stand-alone or app-based workflow and integrations.Contact PointAddress questions to Terry Taylor - tetalyor@microsoft.comThe DIR contact is Joy Hall Bryant ( Information

  • There is no cost to attend.

  • DIR will award continuing education credit.

  • After the event, attendees will receive a link to a course evaluation.  PLEASE complete the evaluation as your feedback is extremely important to both DIR and Microsoft.

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Friday May 29, 2020
8:30am - 5:00pm CDT


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