Join Blackbaud and Microsoft experts to learn about the powerful possibilities open to you through low-code app development. In this hands-on workshop, you'll get personal coaching as you build your own app, connect it to Blackbaud data, and deploy it into your solution to automate a key nonprofit business process, as well as develop skills to apply this to even more automation projects.

 Plus meet your peers, network, and get great ideas for more automation and app projects you can bring back to your own organization.  Don't miss this unique in-person Power Platform workshop coming to the DC area.


Thursday, April 6, 2023
Welcome and Networking Breakfast9:00 AM - 9:50 AM
Microsoft Power Platform Possibilities9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
Microsoft Power Platform Tools and App Building Intro10:10 AM - 10:30 AM
Lab #110:30 AM - 11:20 AM
Lab #211:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Networking Lunch12:20 PM - 1:00 PM
Lab #31:00 PM - 1:50 PM
Ask An Expert Session2:00 PM - 2:50 PM
Coffee Break and Closing2:50 PM - 3:30 PM


The workshop is being held at the new Microsoft office at 1300 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA 22209 on the 13th floor.  This office is accessible via Metro at the Rosslyn station, or you can find paid parking in the vicinity of the office.


Your Question

Expert Answer

Do I have to be a Blackbaud customer to attend?

No, you will be provided with access to a Blackbaud training environment for the workshop.

Do I need to be an existing Microsoft customer?

No, we will provide you with details on creating a free Microsoft Power Platform trial account for the workshop.

Do I need to know programming languages to participate?

No, this workshop is for those with no computer science background.  We will use low-code and drag and drop tools.

Will the workshop be available virtually?

No, this hands on workshop is intended for an in-person learning experience.

What do I need to bring to the workshop?

Please refer to the Know Before You Go Guide.

How do I get to the workshop?

The workshop is being held at the Microsoft office in Arlington, VA.  Detailed instructions for transportant, accommodations, and logistics will be made available to registered attendees.

Will I need to complete any work in advance of the workshop?

Yes, please complete the steps in the Know Before You Go Guide before the workshop.

How much does the workshop cost?

The cost of the workshop is $75 including all training materials, breakfast, lunch, and coffee breaks.