Seattle, Washington

Power Apps Track

Monday, May 9th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Scott Shearer

    SharePoint, Flow and Microsoft 365 Evangelist and Microsoft MVP
  • Wes Preston

    Microsoft MVP

WRK107 - Power Apps and Power Automate (Flow) for SharePoint Bootcamp

Power Apps and Power Automate are the successors to InfoPath and Designer Workflows for SharePoint. In this demo rich workshop, you'll spend the morning learning how to customize your SharePoint list forms with Power Apps and automate processes with Power Automate. You'll see how Power Apps can be used to make many of the customizations for which you may have used InfoPath in the past. We'll also cover how Power Automate can be used to do the same tasks for which you may be currently using Designer workflows - and much more..... Live demos will be used to illustrate the topics covered. In the afternoon, you'll have the opportunity to "take the wheel" and test out Power Apps and Power Automate for yourself. Through a series of hands-on labs, you'll gain first hand experience in customizing SharePoint list forms with Power Apps and automating business processes in SharePoint using Power Automate. Your instructors will be there to assist anytime you have questions or need some help. To participate in the hands-on portion of this workshop, attendees should bring a laptop computer. Attendees who bring tablets, even with keyboards, will likely experience difficulties in successfully completing the labs. Attend this session and say goodbye to InfoPath and SharePoint Designer workflows. Gain the skills you'll need to immediately start customizing your Office 365 SharePoint sites with Power Apps and Power Automate.

Monday, May 9th 2022, 9:00 am

  • William Huneycutt

    Microsoft MVP

WRK104 - Business Process Automation with Power Apps and Power Automate (Flow)

Learn how to get started quickly with Power Apps and Power Automate (Flow) in SharePoint Online. Discover how to use built-in connections to connect Power Apps to services such as SharePoint Online, Office 365 apps, and even SharePoint on-premise. Learn how to customize the look and feel of forms and apps to meet the needs of users and apply company branding. Also, learn how to share Power Apps with colleagues without going over budget.  • Customize SharePoint list forms with Power Apps • Create a canvas app based on a SharePoint list • Connect to data sources • Themes, branding, and layouts • Conditional formatting • Rules and data validation • Formula bar This session will also discuss how to get started with Power Automate (Flow). Learn how to take advantage of pre-built templates for creating workflows. Learn how to create custom Flows in an easy-to-use visual designer right in a web browser. Finally, we'll discuss how to manage your Flows during and after runtime. • Connectors, data sources, and gateways • Events vs triggers • SharePoint Designer actions vs Flow actions • Conditions for Flow • Workflow history • Flow connections and ownership • Licensing The future of SharePoint is exciting, and the addition of Power Apps and Power Automate (Flow) can help to address the challenges faced by today’s information workers.

Monday, May 9th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Prashant G Bhoyar

    Microsoft AI MVP, MCT

WRK110 - Hands-On: Azure For Power Platform Developers Masterclass

In this hands-on workshop, we will cover how to use Azure for custom development in Microsoft Platform, Power Automate, Power Apps, Power Virtual Agents, Dataverse, and Power BI. We will cover: • Microsoft Azure Key Concepts • How does Power Platform use Azure? • How can fusion teams take advantage of Microsoft Azure and Microsoft Power Platform? • Authentication and Authorization in Azure • Azure + Power Automate • Azure + Power Apps • Azure + Power Virtual Agents • Azure + Power BI • Azure + Dataverse • What are Azure Functions? • What are Logic Apps? • What is Azure Bot Service? • How to create an enterprise-grade app using Azure and Microsoft Power Platform? At the end of the workshop, attendees will have a working knowledge of Azure and how to use it to implement the customizations in the Microsoft Power Platform. Access to Azure, Microsoft Power Platform ( Power Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agents, and Power BI ) will be provided to create the customization. The target audience of this hands-on workshop is Developers, Power Users, and IT Pros who want to get into development.

Tuesday, May 10th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Daniel Christian

    Microsoft Business Application MVP

WRK503 - Power Apps: App design patterns

This is a beginner to intermediate level class meant for makers who have built a few apps using the out-of-box forms and are now interested in improving the UI and UX design patterns to make the app more user-friendly and reduce end-user mistakes. We'll build an elegant canvas app to submit, edit and delete data. Our primary focus will be on the design features such as: • Building a smart navigation menu. • Improve the look and feel of galleries and forms. • Pop-up messages • Responsive design

Tuesday, May 10th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Paul Papanek Stork

    Microsoft MVP, MCSM, MBA

WRK405 - Advanced Power Apps and Power Automate: Workarounds for Common Problems

Spend any amount of time in the Power Platform forums and you will begin to see very similar questions asked over and over again. In this workshop, we will look at some of the most common issues Citizen Developers encounter when trying to develop applications and workflows in the Power Platform. We'll examine each type of problem, analyze why they occur, and provide workarounds that you can use when you encounter them. The workshop will be divided into two parts. In the first we'll concentrate on Power Apps and in the second we'll look at Power Automate. Here is a general list of the overall topics we will cover: Part One: Power Apps • Managing Delegation Warnings • Working with Dates and Times • Conditional Formatting of data • Passing Data to and Retrieving Results from a Flow Part Two: Power Automate • Using Loops and Parallel Branches • Working with Large Data Sources • Using Conditions and Switches effectively • Implementing Error Checking/Correction

Wednesday, May 11th 2022, 9:50 am

  • Wes Preston

    Microsoft MVP

APP101 - Intro to Power Apps for Microsoft Teams, Lists, and SharePoint Users

If you create business solutions with SharePoint lists and Microsoft Lists If you surface information and solutions via Microsoft Teams If you're concerned with the potential complexity of Power Apps This session will show why Power Apps should be considered part of your toolset. We will cover: • Simple extensions of the SharePoint and Microsoft Lists experience with Power Apps • How to take data from lists to Teams and mobile experiences • Power Apps examples that bring immediate value and set a foundation for further enhancements

Wednesday, May 11th 2022, 1:40 pm

  • Paul Papanek Stork

    Microsoft MVP, MCSM, MBA

APP103 - Microsoft Power Apps: Building Responsive Design Apps for Every Device

Power Apps is a great no-code tool lets "citizen developers" create applications that are designed to run on Desktop PCs, Web Browsers, Tablets, and Mobile devices. But if you want to avoid building 3 or 4 different versions of your App you need to know how to design your Power App to adjust for different sizes, resolutions, rotation, and types of layouts. In this session we'll review all the Tips and Tricks you need to know to easily build one Power App that will adjust to work on any device that supports Power Apps and look good in the process.

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 10:20 am

  • Wes Preston

    Microsoft MVP

APP202 - Power Apps: A New Approach to List Data for the SharePoint User

Power Apps is an excellent tool for custom forms and facilitating business processes (along with Microsoft Flow). Did you know Power Apps is also capable of building better list views? See how Power Apps can be used to display richer and more functional views of your data in Teams, SharePoint, or on mobile views.

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 10:20 am

  • Prashant G Bhoyar

    Microsoft AI MVP, MCT

SPT202 - Zero to Hero in Microsoft Dataverse (Common Data Service) in 70 minutes

Microsoft Dataverse is a low code data platform that provides relational data storage, rich data types, and enterprise-grade governance. It allows us to securely store and manage data used by business applications. Common Data Service ( CDS) has been renamed to Microsoft Dataverse. In this demo-driven session, we will cover the following topics in great detail: • What is Microsoft Dataverse (Common Data Service)? • How Power Platform uses Microsoft Dataverse? • What are Tables/Entities? • How to implement role-based security? • How to use Microsoft Dataverse to create enterprise-grade apps? • Microsoft Dataverse Best Practices

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 2:00 pm

  • Prashant G Bhoyar

    Microsoft AI MVP, MCT

APP203 - Building Model Driven Apps in Power Apps

Model-driven app design focuses on adding components such as forms, views, charts, and dashboards to tables using an app designer tool. Model-driven apps are especially well suited to process-driven apps that are data-dense and make it easy for users to move between related records. In this demo-drive session, we will cover the following topics in detail. • What are Model-Drive Apps? • How to get started with them? • How to build enterprise-grade Model-Driven apps? • Key differences between Model-Driven Apps and Canvas Apps in Power Apps • Application lifecycle management of Model-Driven Apps • Model-Driven Apps best practices

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 3:50 pm

  • Daniel Christian

    Microsoft Business Application MVP

APP204 - Working with Large Data Sets in Power Apps

This session demonstrates how Power Apps can use large data sets and still be fully functional. Join Daniel Christian, a Microsoft MVP, certified training and an early adopter of Power Platform, as he demonstrates how data sources such as Dataverse, SharePoint & SQL with over 40,000 items or rows can be fully functional in a Power App as long as you use follow the rules to avoid any delegation issues.

Thursday, May 12th 2022, 3:50 pm

  • Ben Vanderberg

    Principal Platform Evangelist - Adobe

APP205 - Add documents and e-signatures to your Power Apps

Creating PDFs and other documents do not have to be a chore. In this session, we will learn: • How to generate documents from a Canvas-based Power App using Adobe PDF Services • Add conditional logic, tables, lists, and images dynamically within a Power App using Adobe PDF Services with Power Automate • Capture legally compliant e-signatures within a Power App using Adobe Sign This session is ideal for beginner to intermediate Power Apps users who are interested in bringing document experiences into their apps.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 9:00 am

  • Prashant G Bhoyar

    Microsoft AI MVP, MCT

ADM301 - Manage Power Platform Like a Pro using PowerShell

The Power Platform Admin center offers a comprehensive list of features to manage the Power Platform. However, the admin center is not great at performing bulk operations and implementing automation as part of your governance process. In this demo-driven session, we will cover how to manage the Power Platform using PowerShell, perform bulk operations, and implement automation as part of your Power Platform governance processes. You will learn: • How to use PowerShell for Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) • Managing Tenant Level Settings • Creating and Managing environments • Managing Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) Owners • Managing Power Apps and Power Automate (Microsoft Flow) Connections • Managing Canvas Apps • Pulling Usage Statistics • How to implement automation as part of your Power Platform Governance Policies • Best Practices

Friday, May 13th 2022, 10:20 am

  • Wes Preston

    Microsoft MVP

APP302 - Build user-friendly interfaces with Power Apps on top of your SharePoint & MS List data

Are your users looking for an “Easy” button when using lists? Make SharePoint and Microsoft Lists more web-user-friendly instead of SharePoint-user-friendly. This session will walk through Power Apps + Lists examples that put more solution-specific and context-specific actions in the hands of users and delivered via Teams. Instead of editing a SharePoint list item, changing a property, and hitting Save - add a button that makes an update with a single click. Users get the actions they need in the context that makes sense to them.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 10:20 am

  • Daniel Christian

    Microsoft Business Application MVP

PWR302 - Power Platform Integration - Power Apps, Automate, Power BI & Virtual Agents

This session will show how Power Platform services Power Apps, Power BI, Power Automate & Power Virtual Agents can collaborate with each other, connect to data sources like Dataverse, SharePoint, SQL, etc. and create integration experiences to solve business problems.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 12:30 pm

  • Daniel Christian

    Microsoft Business Application MVP

APP303 - The Variety of Variables in Power Apps Canvas

Variables are one of the key features in an app to hold information that will be referenced later. Join Daniel Christian, Microsoft MVP and certified trainer, as he walks you through the variety of variables available in Power Apps canvas. This is a demo heavy session with real-world examples of how variables can improve the performance and efficiency of the apps.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 1:50 pm

  • Daniel Glenn

    Microsoft MVP

CM304 - Use Your On-premises Data with Power Apps, Power BI, and Power Automate (Flow)

Microsoft Power BI, Power Automate (Flow) and Power Apps are powerful cloud tools that can take your on-premises data, stored in systems like SQL and SharePoint, to new heights. Using your data where it is now gives you the ability to invest in improving processes, instead of focusing on a data migration strategy. In this session, we will discuss the benefits of using the cloud tools and how workflow, analytics, and business apps can utilize your on-premises data. We will setup a data gateway, connect to on-premises data sources, and discuss how to use that data in Microsoft 365 to create rich business solutions. You will walk-away from this session with the knowledge you need to immediately start using your on-premises data with Microsoft 365.

Friday, May 13th 2022, 1:50 pm

  • Ben Vanderberg

    Principal Platform Evangelist - Adobe

PWR304 - From Dataverse to documents and back again

While data exists in Microsoft Dataverse, you often need to create documents with that data. Oftentimes, you might have documents that you want to populate that data back into your records in Dataverse. In the session we will learn: • How you can create data-driven and dynamic documents • How you can capture e-signatures on documents generated from Power Apps • How you can extract data from documents to populate in a record in Microsoft Dataverse