DataFlex UK Seminar 2015 Agenda

Here is the agenda for the DataFlex UK Seminar on the 22nd April 2015:


Time: 9:00am
Presenter: Mike/Helen

Welcome to the DataFlex UK Seminar. 

DataFlex on the Move

Time: 9:15am
Presenter: Nick Nikijuluw

Nick will talk about new expectations for both software and the people that create business software, in a mobile marketplace and how these changes and trends are being met by DataFlex software.

Nice tool, better code! 

Time: 9:45am
Presenter: Johan Broddfelt

Johan knows many modern programming languages and frameworks. He recently added DataFlex to his portfolio. This is an excellent opportunity to learn how for example PHP, .Net and DataFlex stack up against each other, when it comes to developing web applications.


Time: 10:15am

DataFlex 18.1 Overview 

Time: 10:45am
Presenter: Eddy Kleinjan

DataFlex 18.1 has something for everyone... Powerful Data Dictionary additions , New Studio features, Exciting new enhancements to optimize the use of SQL databases, New connectivity features, ...and last and certainly not least, robust support for mobile/touch web applications. Eddy will present a summary of this stunning feature/capability set, and will identify the additional sessions during the event that will explain them in depth and teach you how to apply them in your Windows, web and mobile applications.

Deploy your DataFlex apps in the Cloud

Time: 11:30am
Presenter: Mike Peat

What if you have developed the ultimate WebApp with DataFlex and want to get into business? Mike Peat shows how easy it is to use Amazon Web Services for deploying DataFlex in the Cloud!

Putting the mobile web to work

Time: 12:00pm
Presenter: Harm Wibier

In this fast-moving presentation Harm will use an existing Data Dictionary environment and quickly build and deploy a mobile application that can be run by conference attendees on their mobile devices. DataFlex Studio and the new DataFlex Mobile Framework will be the only tools used to code a highly functional application with menus, lookups, forms and transactions. And, of course, because it’s DataFlex, the same core data can be concurrently used via Windows or desktop browser applications!


Time: 12:45pm

Data Dictionaries 2.0 

Time: 1:45pm
Presenter: Vincent Oorsprong

Data Dictionaries are the architectural core of DataFlex applications across all environments. Their scope and capability have evolved significantly in recent releases. Key enhancements specific to the use of SQL databases have been implemented in the latest release that open new forms of power, flexibility and performance for developers. Vincent will discuss the benefits of the latest Data Dictionary features, and describe how you can integrate them into your applications.

Styling Web Applications

Time: 2:30pm
Presenter: Roel Fermont

The web is a "hot" visual environment; well-designed games and consumer applications have set new, high standards for business applications. Today’s business users expect their web apps to have competent, good looking interfaces. Roel, a top web and graphics designer, will show examples of the application of good design principles to real-world DataFlex web business applications, and provide tips and techniques you can use to make well designed, user satisfying web apps.


Time: 3:00pm

DataFlex Reports 4.0 

Time: 3:30pm
Presenter: Vincent Oorsprong

In this presentation, Vincent will demonstrate how easily the output of DataFlex Reports can be integrated with your web and Windows applications. He will also demonstrate useful techniques like drill-down reports and more.

Integrating web applications with Office 365

Time: 4:15pm
Presenter: Mike Peat

Many applications rely on integration with core email, document and spreadsheet suites to provide a broad-based business solution. In this presentation, Mike will introduce the features available in the API of the rapidly growing Microsoft Office 365 cloud suite, and demonstrate aspects of integrating these into a DataFlex WebApp.


Time: 5:00pm