Digital Webinars Developing Skills

Getting started with Microsoft 365 Power APPS and Power Automate

Event Information:

Type: Digital Growth

Date: Wednesday, 9 September 2020

Time: 2:00pm - 4:00pm

Available To: Eligible SME's

Member Price: FREE

Non-Member Price: FREE

This webinar is delivered by the East Midlands Chamber’s Digital Growth Programme team and is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund, East Midlands Chamber and Leicestershire County Council.

Join expert Mark Cawar for an introduction to the Power Platforms - PowerAPPS and PowerAutomate.

The Office PowerApps allows you to connect your apps to hundreds of data sources using a library of more than 260 connectors and Common Data Service —bringing your data together under one single source.

PowerApps can be used for multiple processes involving workflow, automation, data visualisation and reporting, collaboration and more. You will learn how to create a workflow using PowerAutomate to send email notifications and update approval fields for data changes and how these alerts could help you improve your business processes.

This webinar will cover:

  • Working with SharePoint
  • Examples of APPs you might want to create - moving paper reports to digital, using PowerAPPS
  • Improve/change your Business Processes using PowerAutomate - setting automate alerts, approvals etc, when content is added or changed in a library

Webinar Outcome:
Delegates will gain an understanding of creating apps to help you collect data stored in your Office 365 environment and give an introduction to creating and managing alerts on document / list libraries.


Who Should Attend:

If your business monitors and uses data to drive business decisions, then this webinar is a must. It will show delegates the capabilities of the two features - PowerApp and PowerAutomate which can help streamline and digitalise, business processes and reporting.

Places are limited and priority will be given to trading SMEs based in Leicester and Leicestershire.


  • 2.00pm - 2.45pm - Webinar presentation
  • 2.45pm - 3.00pm - Break
  • 3.00pm - 3.45pm - Webinar presentation
  • 3.45pm - 4.00pm - Q&A


Speaker Information:

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Mark Cawar is an experienced IT professional with over 20 years’ experience in senior roles. He has worked extensively in the manufacturing IT arena designing technology/ digital solutions and processes that have improved efficiencies, productivity and growth, while reducing production/ service downtime and risk to businesses. For the last 6 years Mark has worked in a consulting capacity helping SMEs across multiple sectors with their digital adoption, from guiding businesses on a particular technology to help improve or automate a business process, to helping define or create an IT/ Digital strategy for the company..


Book Your Place:

This webinar will be delivered via Go to Webinars. To register for a place complete the booking form.
Any questions please speak to your dedicated Events & Engagement Officer -Kam Atker - 07971 403 786.