Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events2018-11-13T12:17:02+00:00

Find us at these upcoming events.

November

5

Collaborate Canada – Vancouver, British Columbia

Sierra Systems follows Collaborate Canada across the country, to take part in an exceptional opportunity to build professional relationships and fuel Microsoft Dynamics product knowledge. Sierra’s solution experts are set to present. Read more…

8

Collaborate Canada – Calgary, Alberta

Sierra Systems follows Collaborate Canada across the country, to take part in an exceptional opportunity to build professional relationships and fuel Microsoft Dynamics product knowledge. Sierra’s solution experts are set to present. Read more…

13

Collaborate Canada – Montreal, Quebec

Sierra Systems follows Collaborate Canada across the country, to take part in an exceptional opportunity to build professional relationships and fuel Microsoft Dynamics product knowledge. More information can be found on the event website.

13-14

2018 Infoway Partnership Conference – Montreal, Quebec

Our team at Sierra Systems is excited to head to the 2018 Infoway Partnership Conference, to engage in a national conversation about providing safer medication practices, empowering Canadians with access to their health information and digital health services, and sharing and exchanging knowledge about clinical interoperability, privacy, change management and more. Details can be found on the event website.

16

Webinar: An introduction to container technologies

Join us for a 30-minute introduction to container technologies for developers, systems analysts, technical project managers and solution architects who are new to the field. We will explore the history of virtualization, and how containerization came to be. We’ll then look at the main technologies for containerization, orchestration, and microservice management. This is a no-code introduction which aims to help you understand the landscape and become familiar with technologies and terminology. Read more about this event and register.

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20

Collaborate Canada – Toronto, Ontario

Sierra Systems follows Collaborate Canada across the country, to take part in an exceptional opportunity to build professional relationships and fuel Microsoft Dynamics product knowledge. Sierra’s solution experts are set to present. Read more…

27

Collaborate Canada – Ottawa, Ontario

Sierra Systems follows Collaborate Canada across the country, to take part in an exceptional opportunity to build professional relationships and fuel Microsoft Dynamics product knowledge. Sierra’s solution experts are set to present. Read more…

28

Future of Operations with Microsoft Canada – Mississauga, Ontario

Join Microsoft Canada, and a select group of industry leaders in a knowledge sharing session showcasing operational excellence achieved with Advanced Analytics & Connected Operations. Discover the latest trends in the application of Artificial Intelligence, Internet of Things, Connected Field Service and Next Generation Collaboration experiences and learn from real world examples and best practices from top Canadian and international companies. See the lessons learned from their successful project implementations and understand the path to take to implement these capabilities in your own organization. Read more…

December

3

Dashboard In A Day – Calgary, Alberta

Microsoft in partnership with Sierra Systems are pleased to offer a 1-day workshop covering the capabilities of Power BI. The goal of this informational session is to help you understand how to analyze your data in a rich and compelling way. Whether you are evaluating its ability to meet organizational requirements around data visualization and analysis or are looking to learn how Power BI can help you be more efficient and make a greater impact on the work you do every day, this is the training for you.

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Past Events

October

3

Executive Briefing: Your Roadmap to Excellence with Microsoft – Ottawa, Ontario

Join us for lunch and learn how your organization can execute more seamlessly with applications and productivity tools from Microsoft. We will open the event with how Microsoft’s current Roadmap fits into your organization’s strategy and goals. Then, dive into the underlying solutions in sessions exploring how these systems allow you to smoothly execute streamlined processes across your organization. We will close the event with insights into the latest integration of Microsoft Power BI, Azure and Machine Learning. Read more and register for this event.

10

Executive Briefing: Your Roadmap to Excellence with Microsoft – Winnipeg, Manitoba

Join us for breakfast and learn how your organization can execute more seamlessly with applications and productivity tools from Microsoft. We will open the event with how Microsoft’s current Roadmap fits into your organization’s strategy and goals. Then, dive into the underlying solutions in sessions exploring how these systems allow you to smoothly execute streamlined processes across your organization. We will close the event with insights into the latest integration of Microsoft Power BI, Azure and Machine Learning. Read more and register for this event.

11

Executive Briefing: Your Roadmap to Excellence with Microsoft – Victoria, British Columbia

Join us for lunch and learn how your organization can execute more seamlessly with applications and productivity tools from Microsoft. We will open the event with how Microsoft’s current Roadmap fits into your organization’s strategy and goals. Then, dive into the underlying solutions in sessions exploring how these systems allow you to smoothly execute streamlined processes across your organization. We will close the event with insights into the latest integration of Microsoft Power BI, Azure and Machine Learning. Read more and register for this event.

15-18

AXUG Summit – Phoenix, Arizona

The AXUG Summit rounds peers and experts in a lively, and engaged conference for Microsoft Dynamics CRM & 365. Sierra Systems’ own Walter Scheepstra will present Power Apps, Flow and the Common Data Service at Work in Dynamics 365FO. More information can be found on the event website.

15-18

CRMUG Summit – Phoenix, Arizona

The CRMUG Summit rounds peers and experts in a lively, and engaged conference for Microsoft Dynamics CRM & 365. Sierra Systems’ Matthias Schleweis presents, PowerApps Within a Vending Machine. More information can be found on the event website.

21-26

ICPA – Montréal, Quebec

Sierra Systems is proud to co-sponsor this conference with Marquis Software. ICPA is one of the largest events in the prisons and correctional field with over 150 speakers addressing challenges and highlighting best practices. Attendees can network with industry leaders from sectors including government representatives, Ministry of Justice policy-makers, senior practitioners and heads of department. Dan Thomson, Vice President, Justice & Public Safety at Sierra Systems, will be presenting. Visit the event website for more information

22-25

Oracle OpenWorld – San Francisco, California

Sierra Systems will attend Oracle OpenWorld for an intimate view of the cutting-edge products and tomorrow’s technologies at one of the premiere business and technology events of the year. Visit the event website for more information.

23

ICTAM Tech Mash up – Winnipeg, Manitoba

Over the next few years, AI will become a commodity technology that is integrated into every system that an organization owns. Imagine AI in your CRM system that is constantly updating information about your clients. Imagine AI that knows how to communicate with your customers on your behalf and can help guide your customers through your complex business environment, and extend the outreach of your customer service. Imagine an AI that can see, hear, learn and automate. How ready are you? Paul Twigg, VP of Technology, presents an AI ideation session. Visit the event website for more information.

23

Dashboard In A Day – Vancouver, British Columbia

Microsoft in partnership with Sierra Systems are pleased to offer a 1-day workshop covering the capabilities of Power BI. The goal of this informational session is to help you understand how to analyze your data in a rich and compelling way. Whether you are evaluating its ability to meet organizational requirements around data visualization and analysis or are looking to learn how Power BI can help you be more efficient and make a greater impact on the work you do every day, this is the training for you. Read more and register to attend this event.

24

Webinar: The Adoption of Digital Evidence Management In Law Enforcement

Join Sierra Systems and IDC for a complimentary webinar that will help your law enforcement agency understand how Digital Evidence Management solutions can help alleviate the digital demands placed on Canada’s Justice & Public Safety sector.

Public safety agencies worldwide are undergoing substantial technological and workflow changes related to digital transformation. The volume, size, and complexity of digital evidence is growing while the timelines for investigation and disclosure are shrinking.

This webinar will provide attendees with overview of the key trends in public safety that are leading to widespread adoption of digital evidence management solutions globally, and in Canada. Specifically, the webinar will address market drivers, key solution providers and pivotal technology enablers that are key to successful, seamless implementation. Join Dr. Alison Brooks, Research Director, Smart Cities and Public Safety IDC Government Insights, in an exploration of these critical public safety challenges and solutions.

29-30

Power BI World Tour – Seattle, Washington

The Power BI World Tour is making a stop in Seattle, Washington from October 29 – 30, 2018 to provide unprecedented access to premium Power BI content designed by the local PowerBIUG team. Anthony Bulk of Sierra Systems is set to present Take your analysis capabilities to the next level with What If parameters in Power BI and R. See the complete agenda on the official event website.

September

24-28

Microsoft Ignite – Orlando, Florida

Get the latest insights and skills from technology leaders and practitioners shaping the future of cloud, data, business intelligence, teamwork and productivity. Sierra Systems is attending the conference to experience the latest tools, tech, hear the latest updates and ideas directly from the experts. Visit the event website for more information.

27

BCHIMPS 2018 Fall Symposium – Vancouver, British Columbia

Sierra Systems is attending this event and looking forward to an exciting lineup of speakers to discuss how technology can empower patients and providers. Visit the event website for more information.

28

Expert Panel: The impact of Robotics / Analytics on the Accounting Profession – Calgary, Alberta

Hosted by the Calgary Chapter of CPAs, the expert panel will review technologies like robotics / analytics that provide immense opportunities for organizations to automate processes and bring unprecedented efficiency and effectiveness to the workplace. Technology is being developed at a fast pace and has brought uncertainty to the accounting profession. The immediate question is what does the future of the accounting profession look like? Paul Twigg, VP of Technology at Sierra Systems presents. See complete details on the event website.

August

12-15

113th Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Annual Conference – Halifax, Nova Scotia

Come visit us at Booth #805 at the Annual Conference presented by The Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police, with fellow law enforcement and government agencies in learning more about information, communications, and technology in delivery. Visit the event website for more information.

21

AXUG Canada Chapter Meeting – Edmonton, Alberta

Dynamics AX Lead Consultant, Layale Khalifeh, will present Attract, Onboard & Develop your workforce in Dynamics 365 for Talent at the upcoming Dynamics AX users event. More details can be found on the event website.

July

15-19

Microsoft Inspire – Las Vegas, Nevada

We’re looking forward to networking, learning and collaborating with thousands of partners, Microsoft personnel and industry experts at Microsoft’s largest partner event. Sierra Systems is proud to announce it has been named as a 2018 Microsoft IMPACT Awards finalist for its work and submission in the Citizenship and Community category. Visit the event website for more information.

June

7

Webinar: Migrating your Collaboration Tools to Office 365

Understand how the Office 365 collaboration tools work together. Moving from an on-premises version of SharePoint to Office 365 isn’t as easy as just moving the content. You must consider current SharePoint customizations, application modernization, new functionality in SharePoint and Office 365 as well as new patterns and practices for managing how SharePoint, Teams and OneDrive all work together. Whether you are in Office 365 already or just thinking about it, this webinar will give you the information necessary to be successful with your new collaboration tools. Read more and register for this event.

28

Webinar: Disruptive Technologies in 2018: A to Z

Are you excited about disruptive technologies? What about modern web development, application development in the cloud, machine learning or task automation? Modern application development can be complex, and requires a good understanding of a lot of technologies and terminology. How do you separate the current fad from the language of the future, while contending with AI, Blockchain, Chatbots and DevOps? Join a panel of Sierra Systems experts as we guide you through recent disruptive technology changes. We will discuss key technologies and show case studies to help you make the decisions that will keep your application development alive for the years to come. Read more and register for this event.

May

14 – 16

BCTech Summit – Vancouver, British Columbia

Sierra Systems is excited to attend this event with an unparalleled mix of innovators, industry and government to learn how technology is powering cross-industry growth and what you must do to emerge as a global leader. Visit the event website for more information.

27 – 30

eHealth 2018 – Vancouver, British Columbia

The annual e-Health Conference and Tradeshow is the one event that brings Canadian digital health professionals together to network, connect, and learn from one another. With in-demand keynote presenters, expert panelists, and leading-edge vendors, e-Health always delivers great education and networking opportunities. Read more…

April

17

Cybersecurity Panel – Could your business or personal information be at risk? – Calgary, Alberta

Join Sierra Systems’ VP of Technology, Paul Twigg, as he presents on a Cybersecurity Panel for CPA Alberta. Bring Your Questions and Ask The Experts. Visit the event website to learn more.

21

Global Azure Bootcamp – Vancouver, British Columbia

Join Anthony and Sabrina Smai on April 21, 2018 in Vancouver at the Global Azure Bootcamp for a great presentation on developing Machine Learning solutions in Azure. Anthony and Sabrina will cover the code first story and the visual development experience, and will round out with a little bonus at the end. Visit the event website to learn more.

24

Professional Development (PD) Summit – Halifax, Nova Scotia

The Professional Development (PD) Summit is the premiere development and networking event for IT practitioners in Nova Scotia. The goal of the The Professional Development Summit is to enhance the professional development of IT professionals of Atlantic Canada – to do that we rely on the financial support of the IT and business community. John Buckley will present, Passing the Torch. Enabling the Next Generation of IT Management Professionals. Visit the event website to learn more.

26

HR and Finance… Better Together to Drive Success in the Alberta Business Market – Calgary, Alberta

Join us for lunch to learn how you can create efficiencies that impact the bottom line through HR and Finance collaboration using Oracle’s unified cloud. HR and Finance are responsible for the two crucial parts of any company: managing the money and your people. With cautious optimism in the Alberta business market, this is the time to cleanup and modernize back office functions and to utilize technology for HR and Finance to work better together to support achievement of the company’s financial goals. Read more…

26

Sierra Systems Career Fair – Port Elgin, Ontario

Join Sierra Systems for a Career Fair on Thursday, April 26th to make your next big career move! We’re hiring IT roles in our new Underwood location, as well as remotely across the country. Join us to chat with our team about our career opportunities. Read more…