There are hundreds of sessions to choose from at Sage Summit Atlanta. In fact, it can be slightly daunting to try and pick out your schedule of sessions to attend. It’s great to try and find a healthy mix of general sessions and product sessions, but trying to fit it all in and not double book yourself takes time and organization. Below we’ve listed some of the sessions that we think would be the most beneficial, which will hopefully narrow down your search options.

Sage 500 Sessions
Sage 500 ERP: The Road Ahead
Session ID: AL-726 Wed. 11:00- 11:45 a.m.

If you’re a Sage 500 user, the road ahead is something that you have been asking about for quite some time now. Ever since Sage started whispering about sun-setting the product, Sage 500 users have been concerned. However, Sage has been putting more focus on it and have been better about supporting users. Attendees of this session will get a feel for upcoming releases and where the company is headed with Sage 500.

Sage 500 ERP: Data Import Tools from A to Z
Session ID: AL-729 Thurs. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

Using disparate systems and manually entering data is not the most efficient way to be using Sage 500. This session will show you the best tools and tricks to throw away those manual process and use Data Import Manager, Data Porter, and Web Services.

Sage 500 ERP: Insider Tips and Tricks to Become More Productive with Your System
Session ID: AL-728 Wed. 2:15-3:15 p.m.

The key to getting the most out of your ERP is to extend the life by using every possible tool available in the system. By doing this, you can extend the life of Sage 500 much longer than the typical “10 year” mark. This session will show you how to take advantage of all the modules you are using, explore new features of the latest release and learn from your peers.

Why Should you Upgrade to Sage 500 ERP 2017?
Session ID: AL-727 Wed. 4:45-5:30 p.m.

Sometimes people shy away from upgrades because they are worried about downtime or having a difficult time finding everything they need in the system. This session explains why you should be upgrading to Sage 500 ERP 2017, what’s available in the new system and what you can expect during the upgrade process.

Sage 100 Sessions
Sage 100c for Beginners
Session ID: AL-619 Wed. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

This session is a must-attend for anyone new to Sage 100c. The two speakers will be doing a walk-through tour of the product, highlighting the most important features and all the benefits you can gain.

Sage 100c: The Road Ahead
Session ID: AL-612 Wed. 2:15-3:15 p.m.

Join this session to find out where Sage 100 is headed. The Sage team will share their product roadmap and strategy in detail. The new features can send you home with a plan for the future of your Sage 100 use.

Sage City Roundtable Sage 100: Integration and Customization
Session ID: SC-900 Wed. 11:00-11:45 a.m.

Hosted by “BigLouie”, a top contributor to the Sage 100 online community, this session will allow you to discuss ideas about integrations and customization with your peers. Maybe someone has already implemented a solution you have been considering or someone knows of a solution to your current bottleneck. This session will give you the inside scoop.

The Solution You’ve BIN Waiting For: Advanced WMS with Multi-Bin
Session ID: SP-101 Wed. 11:00-11:45 a.m.

If you’re a manufacturer, which many of our customer’s are, you don’t want to miss this session. This session will walk you through advanced WMS features and bar coding integrations with Sage 100.

Sage X3 Sessions
Sage X3: Insider Tips and Tricks to Become More Productive With Your System
Session ID: AL-712 Wed. 4:45-5:30 p.m.

You are only most productive when you know the easiest way to access everything in the system. If you’re fumbling through Sage X3, this session will give you all the tips to simplify data entry and inquiry.

Sage X3: What’s New with Version 11?
Session ID: AL-690 Wed. 3:30-4:30 p.m.

In this session, the speakers will be covering everything that is new in the latest version of Sage X3. Not only will they be focusing on what’s in the program, but some complementary solutions and ISV’s available.

Sage City Roundtable Sage X3: Ideas and Questions
Session ID: SC-904 Wed. 11:00-11:45 a.m.

This is your moment to give and get feedback on Sage X3! Meet at this round table discussion to voice your opinions, frustrations, tricks and more. Hosted by “RegularGuy”, a top contributor on the Sage X3 online community.

Sage X3 Project Management: Gain Real-Time Visibility Into All Manufacturing Projects
Session ID: AL-733 Thurs. 2:15-3:15 p.m.

In manufacturing or service industry? This is a must-attend session. Take a walk through how Sage X3 Project Management can support your company from quoting and initiation to planning and completion.

General Sessions
Which Path Will You Take To The Cloud?
Session ID: AL-699 Wed. 11:00-11:45 a.m. or 4:45-5:30 p.m.

Still on premise and considering making the switch to the cloud? This session offers many different path options that you can take to make your way there.

How Accountants and Businesses Can Level-Up Their Communication Game in the 21st Century
Session ID: AC-551 Wed. 12:00-1:00 p.m.

It doesn’t matter if you were born among typewriters and carbon paper or if you have grown up using snapchat and emojis. This session is for everyone on how to get your businesses’ message across without being misinterpreted. Learn how to use both communication styles effectively.

Demystifying Cloud Computing for Small & Medium-Sized Businesses
Session ID: AL-701 Wed. 1:15-2:00 p.m. or Thurs. 1:15-2:00 p.m.

If you haven’t moved over to the cloud yet, all the new terminology can be pretty daunting. In this session you will learn what everything means, what it means for small and medium sized businesses and how you can reach your greatest potential in the cloud.

The Accountant Relationship
Session ID: AL-666 Wed. 2:15-3:15 p.m.

Sometimes as a business we can get caught up in the jargon of accounting and simply give up on trying to have a relationship with our accountants. However, you need to be asking questions and learn from there. In this session, learn how to simplify and use your relationship with your accountant to the fullest.