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May6

7:00PM - 09:00PM

Welcome Reception Workshops and certification training will run on Monday, May 6.
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9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Certification Training: Foundations of Sitefinity Developement -- Day One

Peter_Marinov_NEXT19 Peter Marinov, Director, Products & Services, Athracian

Bio:

As Products & Services Director, Peter leads the company’s operations for delivering world class consulting and development services. He is passionate about technology which complements his core expertise of a manager with proven experience in leading and scaling IT services organizations. Prior to joining Athracian, Peter held the position of Manager, Professional Services in Telerik, acquired by Progress, where he was focused on the development of Sitefinity’s Professional Services Organization. Prior to that, Peter held different technical and business-oriented positions in various companies, working with many Fortune 500 companies.


Sessions:

Mon, 06 May | 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Certification Training: Foundations of Sitefinity Developement -- Day Two

In this two-day course, students will learn the fundamentals of Progress Sitefinity CMS and will acquire the knowledge needed to develop against the platform. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have little to no experience in developing against Sitefinity to get up to speed. It covers a broad range of topics starting with how to setup the development environment, through how to develop against the Presentation layer, and ending with how to work with configurations and administer a web site. Objectives: After completing course attendees should be able to: • Setup the development environment • Understand fundamental Sitefinity terminology • Develop against the presentation layer using MVC • Use the platform API to fetch and modify data • Apply basic administration of a Sitefinity website Agenda: • Lesson 1: Managing Pages and Widgets • Lesson 2: Working with Content • Lesson 3: Rapid Development of Modules • Lesson 4: Rapid Development of Forms • Lesson 5: Customizing Presentation Layer • Lesson 6: Web Services, C# API and platform Events • Lesson 7: Architecture and Patterns • Lesson 8: Working with Configurations • Lesson 9: Administration 101
Wed, 08 May | 04:45 PM - 05:30 PM

Building a SPA Microsite in an Hour

Single-Page Applications (SPAs) are most often associated with a fluid web experience due to the lack of interruptions caused by consecutive page loading from a server observed in traditional multi-page websites. The goal of this session is to present an overview of the features in Progress Sitefinity CMS that enable you to efficiently create single-page apps at a fast pace. The session will also include a hands-on demo showing how to apply the presented material in practice.
Sun, 05 May | 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Certification Training: Foundations of Sitefinity Developement -- Day One

In this two-day course, students will learn the fundamentals of Progress Sitefinity CMS and will acquire the knowledge needed to develop against the platform. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have little to no experience in developing against Sitefinity to get up to speed. It covers a broad range of topics starting with how to setup the development environment, going through how to develop against the Presentation layer, and ending with how to work with configurations and how to start administering a web site. Objectives: After completing course attendees should be able to: • Setup the development environment. • Understand the fundamental Sitefinity terminology. • Develop against the presentation layer using MVC. • Use the platform API to fetch and modify data. • Apply basic administration of a Sitefinity website. Agenda: • Lesson 1: Managing Pages and Widgets • Lesson 2: Working with Content • Lesson 3: Rapid Development of Modules • Lesson 4: Rapid Development of Forms • Lesson 5: Customizing Presentation Layer • Lesson 6: Web Services, C# API, and platform Events • Lesson 7: Architecture and Patterns • Lesson 8: Working with Configurations • Lesson 9: Administration 101

In this two-day course, students will learn the fundamentals of Progress Sitefinity CMS and will acquire the knowledge needed to develop against the platform. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have little to no experience in developing against Sitefinity to get up to speed. It covers a broad range of topics starting with how to setup the development environment, going through how to develop against the Presentation layer, and ending with how to work with configurations and how to start administering a web site. Objectives: After completing course attendees should be able to: • Setup the development environment. • Understand the fundamental Sitefinity terminology. • Develop against the presentation layer using MVC. • Use the platform API to fetch and modify data. • Apply basic administration of a Sitefinity website. Agenda: • Lesson 1: Managing Pages and Widgets • Lesson 2: Working with Content • Lesson 3: Rapid Development of Modules • Lesson 4: Rapid Development of Forms • Lesson 5: Customizing Presentation Layer • Lesson 6: Web Services, C# API, and platform Events • Lesson 7: Architecture and Patterns • Lesson 8: Working with Configurations • Lesson 9: Administration 101

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Technical Web Experience Sitefinity
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Certification Training: Practical Sitefinity Development: Day One

Tihomir-Petrov Tihomir Petrov, Technical Director, Athracian

Bio:

As Technical Director, Tihomir leads Athracian’s vision and technology strategy for providing bespoke solutions in the Web content management segment. He is an avid technologist at heart with solid experience in both product development and technical consulting. Prior to founding Athracian, Tihomir held the position of Manager, Software Engineering in Telerik, acquired by Progress, where he was focused on the core of the Sitefinity CMS. Tihomir also held several different technical positions in Sharetronix working on its enterprise collaboration platform and in Apt Systems focused on an end-to-end solution for a large retailer in Eastern Europe.


Sessions:

Wed, 08 May | 10:00 AM - 10:45 AM

Best Practices: Health Check Monitoring of Sitefinity Websites

It is mission critical to perform regular assessments on the vital functions of your live website. The goal of this session is to present an overview of the best practices for implementing health check monitoring for a single site and what can be done for addressing the needs of organizations that manage multiple websites in parallel.
Sun, 05 May | 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Certification Training: Practical Sitefinity Development: Day One

This course builds on the fundamental knowledge covered in the Foundations of Sitefinity Development course. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have a basic understanding of Sitefinity to go on to the next level by acquiring the complete list of skills needed to build an end-to-end web site based on Progress Sitefinity CMS. It covers all aspects of the web site implementation starting from the site map and content architecture design, going through development of the UI and the business logic, and ending with how to configure your website and to go live. Objectives: After completing the course attendees should be able to: • Design a site map and content architecture of a site • Design modular components for the presentation layer • Develop an end-to-end web site • Apply SEO optimizations • Optimize Sitefinity configuration for Go-Live Agenda • Lesson 1: Requirements analysis and backlog population • Lesson 2: Site map and content types design • Lesson 3: Web site scaffolding • Lesson 4: Develop the presentation layer • Lesson 5: Business logic implementation • Lesson 6: Apply SEO recommended practices • Lesson 7: Site configuration and go live
Mon, 06 May | 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

Certification Training: Practical Sitefinity Development: Day Two

This course builds on the fundamental knowledge covered in the Foundations of Sitefinity Development course. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have a basic understanding of Sitefinity to go on to the next level by acquiring the complete list of skills needed to build an end-to-end web site based on Progress Sitefinity CMS. It covers all aspects of the web site implementation starting from the site map and content architecture design, going through development of the UI and the business logic, and ending with how to configure your website and to go live. Objectives: After completing the course attendees should be able to: • Design a site map and content architecture of a site • Design modular components for the presentation layer • Develop an end-to-end web site • Apply SEO optimizations • Optimize Sitefinity configuration for Go-Live Agenda • Lesson 1: Requirements analysis and backlog population • Lesson 2: Site map and content types design • Lesson 3: Web site scaffolding • Lesson 4: Develop the presentation layer • Lesson 5: Business logic implementation • Lesson 6: Apply SEO recommended practices • Lesson 7: Site configuration and go live

This course builds on the fundamental knowledge covered in the Foundations of Sitefinity Development course. The course content is specifically designed to help developers who have a basic understanding of Sitefinity to go on to the next level by acquiring the complete list of skills needed to build an end-to-end web site based on Progress Sitefinity CMS. It covers all aspects of the web site implementation starting from the site map and content architecture design, going through development of the UI and the business logic, and ending with how to configure your website and to go live. Objectives: After completing the course attendees should be able to: • Design a site map and content architecture of a site • Design modular components for the presentation layer • Develop an end-to-end web site • Apply SEO optimizations • Optimize Sitefinity configuration for Go-Live Agenda • Lesson 1: Requirements analysis and backlog population • Lesson 2: Site map and content types design • Lesson 3: Web site scaffolding • Lesson 4: Develop the presentation layer • Lesson 5: Business logic implementation • Lesson 6: Apply SEO recommended practices • Lesson 7: Site configuration and go live

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Technical Web Experience Sitefinity

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