Complete Schedule

As well as the sessions scheduled below, we'll also have an advice bar where you can go for one to one advice with specific questions and problems.

10:15 am sessions

Session Description More info
Measuring Member Engagement: Using Drupal with CiviCRM to Track and Personalize Online Experiences CiviCRM is a powerful solution for tracking users, their activities, and providing reporting on them - out of the box. Pantheon is developing a set of custom modules that add in feeds from social networks, user preferences, and user activity to create a rich profile of user preferences and interests. Administrators can target campaigns to... read more

with akramskhan

Audience: User, Implementer, Developer
Experience: Beginner
Type: Presentation
Integrating CiviCRM and Accounting Systems CiviCRM has changed the way that it handles financial information in version 4.3. This hands-on session will have two tracks. Using CiviAccounts The first track focuses on exercises that explore the more flexible and reliable ways that financial information is tracked and stored in CiviCRM. Participants will learn how to evaluate the cost-... read more

with Joe Murray

Audience: User, Implementer
Experience: Intermediate
Type: Workshop

11:40 am sessions

Session Description More info
Implementing and Applying CiviCRM Name Badges Out of the box, CiviCRM provides powerful tools for generating name badges for event participants. This session explores how you can leverage these tools to create name badges that present a professional impression while providing useful functionality that integrates back into the CiviCRM platform. We'll examine how to extend beyond the included... read more

with ddoligalski

Audience: User, Implementer, Developer
Experience: Intermediate
Type: Presentation
CiviCRM Extensions CiviCRM extensions that would go broadly over the variety and richness of extensions that are available now (lots of good things to say!), and then eventually a short demo to go through how to install and operate a typical extension. The demo is mainly to show how easy and straightforward this is.   read more

with cividesk

Audience: User, Implementer
Experience: Beginner
Type: Presentation

2:00 pm sessions

Session Description More info
Creating Complex Event Registration Scenarios with Price Sets and JQuery CiviCRM's powerful and flexible event registration module, CiviEvent, can be used for everything from free events to complicated conference registrations. This presentation will demonstrate the use of price sets and CiviCRM's JQuery integration. The event registration shown will include support for space-limited breakout sessions (as where there... read more

with ginkgo-obriend

Audience: Implementer, Developer
Experience: Intermediate
Type: Presentation
Importing large datasets CiviCRM's built in import functionality can be used with smaller datasets or a limited number of record updates. Need to pre-load a database with tens of thousands of records? This workshop will demonstrate an approach of preparing, loading, and validating large datasets - tens or hundreds of thousands of records. read more

with Slovak

Audience: Implementer, Developer
Experience: Advanced
Type: Workshop
Building Use Case Specific CiviCRM Distributions At the San Franciso CiviCon in April, I presented a session titled Unlocking Potential - CiviCRM Starter Kit Distribution on Drupal.org.  In that session I explained how the CiviCRM Starter Kit works and the advantages of using it as the starting point for a site.  There are now more than 125 sites running CiviCRM Starter Kit and more than 25... read more

with kreynen

Audience: Implementer, Developer
Experience: Intermediate
Type: Presentation

3:25 pm sessions

Session Description More info
CiviVolunteer is Here This presentation will showcase the new CiviVolunteer module of CiviCRM, scheduled to be in alpha release. CiviVolunteer extends CiviCRM to help organizations manage their volunteers -- recruiting, training, assignment, and scheduling through to tracking and rewards programs. Early releases of the extension will focus on scheduling and reporting... read more

with ginkgoMZD, GinkgoFJG

Audience: User, Implementer, Developer
Experience:
Type: Presentation
Applications: Grants, Scholarships, Awards in 4.4 Do you ever need to receive applications and select one or more winners based on their merits? This session will review three major enhancements to the CiviGrant component that make it into a robust application and award management component. We'll also review the history of how JMA created these enhancements as extensions and their inclusion in... read more

with Joe Murray

Audience: User, Implementer, Developer
Experience: Intermediate
Type: Presentation
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