September 14th, 2021 08:00 - 11:30 AM PT

Powerful Devs Conference

Not every application that a professional developer builds should be code first. The Powerful Devs Conference will showcase how developers can embrace fusion development teams and leverage the Power Platform to build applications faster and with far less effort. Connect with industry-recognized ProDev influencers, Microsoft Cloud Advocates, trusted and diverse community leaders, and members of the Power Platform Team.

Event Agenda

Join us at 8:00 AM PT / 11:00 AM ET

8:00 AM – 8:30 AM PT Keynote with Scott Guthrie
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM PT Custom Pages & PCF with Diana Birkelbach
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM PT Power Platform ALM for Dummies with Mariano Gomez
9:30 AM - 10:00 AM PT Code in Power Platform Custom Connectors with Geetha Sivasailam
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM PT Using Space APIs to Create Out of This World Power Apps with Linda Nichols
10:30 AM – 11:00 AM PT Getting Started with Azure IOT Central and the Power Platform with Eric Cheng
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM PT The Economic Opportunity and Future of Fusion Teams with Amanda Silver and Charles Lamanna
Hosted by Dona Sarkar and Greg Hurlman

Our Speakers

  • Scott Guthrie

    EVP Cloud and AI, Microsoft

  • Amanda Silver

    CVP, Product for Developer Tools, Microsoft

  • Charles Lamanna

    CVP, Business Applications and Platform, Microsoft

  • April Dunnam

    Senior Cloud Advocate, Microsoft

  • Diana Birkelbach

    MSCRM Development Lead, Orbis AG

  • Eric Cheng

    Digital Architect, Komatsu Australia

  • Dona Sarkar

    Director of Technology - MS Accessibility, Microsoft

  • Mariano Gomez

    CTO, Mekorma

  • Geetha Sivasailam

    #PowerAddict & Intelligent Apps Dev Architect, Artis Consulting

  • Greg Hurlman

    Senior Power Platform Advocate, Microsoft

  • Linda Nichols

    Application Innovation Specialist, Microsoft


Learning Resources

  • Fusion Development Learning Path

    This learning path will teach you how a fusion development team functions, introduce low-code concepts for professional developers, and explain how a professional developer can enable their citizen developer counterparts to build amazing Power Apps applications.

  • Power Apps Developer Plan

    Sign up for a FREE Power Apps Dev plan. If you don’t have an existing work or education Microsoft account, you can set one up here

  • Join the Power Platform Community

    Develop new skills and connect with like-minded peers and product experts. The Microsoft Power Platform Communities feature forums, trainings, blogs, sample galleries, user groups, resources, and more.

  • Microsoft Power Platform Documentation

    Learn how to analyze data for insights using Power BI, quickly and easily build custom apps using Power Apps, automate workflows to improve business productivity using Power Automate, and build intelligent bots with a no-code interface using Power Virtual Agents.

  • Powerful Devs Conference Virtual Swag

    As a special thank you, please enjoy custom Powerful Devs Conference backgrounds for iPhone, Android, Teams, Twitter, and LinkedIn! Download your swag today.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a cost to attend the event?

The event is free! You can join Learn TV anytime to stream content for free!

When did the event take place?

On September 14 from 08:00 to 11:30 AM PT.

Where did the event take place?

Powerful Devs Conference is virtual! Join up and thousands of others to enjoy the experiences from the comfort of your own home, office, or device. The content will be streamed LIVE on Learn TV.

Is this event available on-demand?

Yes! You can stream our past events anytime! Visit Channel 9 | Events to stream anytime.

Is this a climate-positive event?

Digital events have an environmental impact too! Powerful Devs Conference is estimated to produce about 1.446 metric tons of CO2, including both the event's production and attendees streaming live and on-demand. We're partnering with Tradewater to fully offset the carbon emissions for the digital experience and then more – becoming a carbon negative event! Tradewater is a mission-based company focused on the collection and destruction of the most potent greenhouse gases ever produced to prevent catastrophic climate change. Their website features carbon calculators that help you easily and accurately understand the carbon footprint of your household, business, travel, and even special events like weddings and conferences. Once you know your impact you can offset it through the purchase of high impact, high quality offset credits. Visit their website to explore how you can join the offsetting movement today! Offset Now - Tradewater

Code of Conduct

We seek to provide a respectful, friendly, professional experience for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, physical appearance, disability, age, race or religion. We do not tolerate any behavior that is degrading to any gender, race, sexual orientation, or disability, or any behavior that would be deemed harassment or discrimination. Individuals are responsible for knowing and abiding by our standards and we encourage everyone to assist in creating a welcoming and safe environment. Additionally, we strive to treat our shared planet with the same amount of respect. Please report any questions, concerns, or disruptive activity or behavior to the organizing team, so that we can address the issue immediately.