Workshops


Two workshops will be offered on Monday, 12 November prior to the main conference. Registration for these requires an additional fee of $30 per workshop or $80 for non-conference attendees.   Breakfast will be included with AM workshops and lunch will be included with PM workshops.  All workshop payments must be paid no later than 26 October or registration is subject to cancellation. Each workshop has a minimum participation level; and if this is not met by 5 October, then the workshop may be canceled and monies paid refunded. As space is also limited, paid workshops by attendee will guarantee them a seat. Please keep in mind that these workshops will not be live streamed, and physical attendance is required. See the list of the workshops being offered below:

HOW TO SIGN UP:

Register for Workshop Only Pass

OR

  • If you are already registered, go to "My Registrationand login, click "Add-ons", and then click the "Add Additional Options" button. Under "Sunday Pre-Conference Workshop" select the workshop you would like to attend and click "Add". Then hit "Finish" to pay.
Configure, Don't Customize! Peoplesoft Page and Field Configurator Workshop* with Jim Marion

*This is a hands-on session. Please bring a laptop to participate. Your instructor will provide activity guides and training server access.

Track Technical and Reporting Business Intelligence
Time 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Fee

$30 (full conference attendees) OR $80 (non-conference attendees)

Please keep in mind that these workshops will not be live streamed, and physical attendance is required.

Speaker Jim Marion, Principal Instructor, Co-founder, JSMPROS Inc
Description

With selective adoption and continuous delivery, it is more important than ever for developers to find configuration alternatives to customizations. In this session, you will experience new Enterprise Component and PeopleTools feature that make it possible to retain your organization’s strategic customization investment without sacrificing lifecycle management benefits. Specifically, you will learn how to use event mapping and Page and Field Configurator to transform customizations into configurations that withstand lifecycle management.

  

Advanced Query*

*This is a hands-on session. Please bring a laptop to participate. Your instructor will provide activity guides and training server access.

Track Technical and Reporting Business Intelligence
Time 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM
Fee

$30 (full conference attendees) OR $80 (non-conference attendees)

Please keep in mind that these workshops will not be live streamed, and physical attendance is required.

Speaker Jim Marion, Principal Instructor, Co-founder, JSMPROS Inc
Description

Once just an ad-hoc reporting tool, query has become the foundation of many critical PeopleTools features including key-word search indexes, Fluid search pages, Pivot Grids, BI Publisher, AWE, and custom PeopleCode processes. In this workshop you will gain hands-on experience with new query features including Drilling URLs, Connected Queries, Composite Queries, Transformations, Pivot Grids, and Query Access Service.

This workshop is intended for people with both technical and functional backgrounds. Prerequisite knowledge should include creating and using Queries with Query Manager

 

 

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