Sep
17
4:30 pm16:30

AppExchange for Experts: Salesforce MVPs and Super-Users Share their Secrets

  • InterContinental San Francisco Hotel, Ballroom A-B

Do you want to be a rockstar at your company? There's even more you can do you with apps from the AppExchange. Salesforce super-users and Salesforce MVPs share their tips and tricks on how they use use their favorite apps.

Speakers:

  • Geraldine Gray, CEO - Endium
  • Jared Miller, Director Customer Success - Configero
  • Adam Wiebe, Partner CRO - Trekbin

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Sep
17
4:00 pm16:00

Session: Find the Keys to Effective Franchise Growth with Community Cloud

  • Marriott Marquis Hotel, Club Room

Starting a new business is challenging, especially if you're a first-time franchisee. Join a leading company's journey as it uses a customized Community to connect new franchise owners with everything they need to build successful businesses. From registering a new franchise agreement, to supplying the store and opening the door, you'll learn how the company was able to provide real-time support, and measure and manage every stage of a franchise to help it grow and thrive.

Speakers

  • Jenni Doyle, Director of Information & Technical Services - Papa Murphy's
  • Joe Morse, Master Solution Engineer - Community Cloud - Salesforce

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Sep
17
3:45 pm15:45

Session: Continuous Integration and Testing with Branch Orgs

  • Moscone West, 2007

Branch Orgs are a new feature in pilot which allow ISVs to use the same namespace in multiple Developer Edition (DE) orgs. Join us to learn how branch orgs can be used to improve your continuous integration process, as well as best practices for team development, testing, and bundling Salesforce deployments. We will focus on bundling front-end components and the considerations we need to make in a new Salesforce environment where multiple components will be sharing the same DOM.

Speakers

  • Nathan Lipke, Lead Member of Technical Staff - Salesforce
  • Mike Tetlow, Developer - Bracket Labs

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Sep
17
10:30 am10:30

Sales Cloud Keynote - Lightning Experience: A New Salesforce. A New Way to Sell

  • Moscone South, Main Keynote Room, Halls ABC

In today's connected world, technology is rapidly becoming the difference between big quarters and big misses. Companies must empower every sales rep to sell faster, sell from anywhere, and sell the way they want to drive maximum sales productivity. Join Mike Rosenbaum, GM & EVP of Sales Cloud, and top executives at American Express, Accenture, and Team Rubicon to learn how modern CRM applications help companies get an advantage over their competitors. Learn about the latest Salesforce technologies and best practices you can use to maintain your sales edge.

Speakers:

  • Pratima Arora, Senior Director, Product Management - Salesforce
  • Robin Grochol, Product Management Director - Salesforce
  • Greg Keeley, Executive VP GPP - American Express
  • Henry Liu, Product Manager - Salesforce
  • William Moxley, SVP Sales Cloud Product Management - Salesforce
  • Mike Rosenbaum - Salesforce
  • Sara Varni, SVP Sales Cloud Product Marketing - Salesforce
  • Andrew Wilson, CIO - Accenture
  • Jake Wood, CEO - Team Rubicon

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Sep
15
2:00 pm14:00

Session: AppExchange Mega Session-Connect Everyone and Everything with Apps

  • Yerba Buena Center for the Arts

Experience the AppExchange Mega Session! Join us as AppExchange experts and customers share how their businesses are thriving and changing customer relationships using apps that connect everything and everyone. Learn how the more than 2,800 apps and components on the AppExchange are transforming business and powering solutions for every department and industry.

SPEAKERS:

  • Josie Chiles, Sr. Product Marketing Manager - AppExchange - Salesforce
  • Heather Conklin, Director, Product Management - Salesforce
  • Alex Correa, Information Systems - Shutterstock

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Sep
15
11:00 am11:00

Field Level Security with Apex in Managed Packages

  • Moscone West, Community Campfire B

Requirements to enforce field level security in apex are relatively new for listing a package on the AppExchange. We'll take a deep dive into what the requirements are, what seems to satisfy them, if anyone has any better ideas on satisfying the requirements, and talk about the amount of work it requires.

Speakers:

  • Mike Tetlow, Developer - Bracket Labs

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Sep
15
9:30 am09:30

Session: Lightning: Build Custom Apps in a Flash

  • Palace Hotel, Ralson Ballroom

Get the most out of your Platform investment by creating a modern UX with Lightning Components and the new Lightning. Learn how to quickly build pages in Lightning App Builder and activate them in the new Lightning. Learn about what you can do today and the future of the Lightning.

Speakers:

  • Ryan Ellis, VP, Product Management, AppExchange, ISV & ALM - Salesforce
  • Jennifer Hersom, Product Marketing Manager - AppExchange - Salesforce
  • Blakely Graham, Co-Founder - Bracket Labs

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Oct
16
12:30 pm12:30

Session: High Performance Web App Development

  • Moscone Center West

Join us to learn the causes for jittery and slow web applications by looking at how a browser paints complex web or mobile-web apps on the screen. We'll measure slowness using Chrome dev tools and discuss conditions for browser repaints or reflows, and potential fixes to limit such reflows to create silky smooth web or mobile apps. In addition, we'll end the session by listing best practices for optimizing browser performance during development of an application.

Speaker: Mike Tetlow - Bracket Labs

Audience: Developer

Oct
15
12:30 pm12:30

Session: AppExchange for Everyone: 5 Apps That Make a Huge Difference

  • The Westin, Franciscan Ballroom

It's the little things in life that count, and AppExchange has dozens of lightweight apps that make a big difference for your business at a small price. Join us to learn which ones you can easily add to make a big impact at your company.

Speakers: Michelle Seufert - System Admin, eBay Inc, Holly Adams - Commercial Excellence, GE, David Shields - Business Analyst, LumaSense Technologies, Geraldine Gray - Endiem

Audience: Administrator & IT Professional

Oct
15
11:30 am11:30

Session: AppExchange for Small & Medium Business: Grow Your Business with Apps

  • The Westin, Tower Salon A

With over 2,500 apps on AppExchange, how do you find the ones specifically designed to help small businesses? Join us to learn the secrets of finding the right apps to run your business and position yourself for growth. You'll walk away with real-world knowledge and a list of top apps (both free and paid) that you can easily deploy with just a few clicks.

Speakers: Justin Kuryliw - Sales Engineer, salesforce.com, Luke Smedley - Director, Systems and Process, Interxion International Headquarters, Julie Screbant - salesforce.com, Alexis Kushner - AppExchange Product Marketing Manager, salesforce.com

Audience: Administrator, Developer, Entrepreneur, IT Professional, Marketing Professional, Sales Professional, Sales Operations, General Management

Oct
15
11:00 am11:00

Session: Unleash Your Admin Superpowers with App Mashups!

  • Moscone Center West - Admin Theater Zone

Admins know the Force.com platform gives you incredible DIY (do-it-yourself) superpowers! That power has now spread beyond the declarative functionality of the platform and to the solutions on AppExchange. Apps that correctly leverage the platform are now providing an unprecedented amount of flexibility and power in their configuration. All this means you don't have to reinvent the wheel! Start with the right building blocks from AppExchange and combine apps in new ways to achieve your goals! Join us to see how admins can "mashup" apps as easily as configuring a formula field. Plus we will show you a few of our favorite app mashups. We might even spark your imagination for a few mashups you might want to try!

Speakers: Brad Gross - Information Logistics, Blakely Graham - Co-founder, Bracket Labs

Audience: #AwesomeAdmins

Oct
13
5:00 pm17:00

Session: Rapid Mobile Development with Salesforce1, Ionic, and Bootstrap-SF1

  • Moscone Center West 2009

Join us to learn how to make a robust Salesforce 1 mobile web application using the combination of Salesforce1, Ionic, and Salesforce Foundation's Bootstrap-SF1. We'll discuss how to integrate all three of these technologies to create a mobile UI that closely follows the Salesforce1 mobile app's design and navigation patterns. Using a basic Master-Detail application which flows between our Custom Visualforce pages and the standard Salesforce 1 record detail and publisher pages, we'll demonstrate how to setup Ionic URL routing, how to load data into our interface via Remote Actions and directly into the page on load, and how to create effective transitions between screens.

Speaker: Mike Tetlow - Bracket Labs

Audience: Developer

Oct
13
4:30 pm16:30

Session: Lookout! Avoid Common Startup Legal Pitfalls

  • Moscone Center West, Innovation Theater

Combining all of the fun of legal contracts with all of the clarity of the tax code, forming a new business can be daunting. This session will make the process a little less fearsome by covering the common concerns faced by first time entrepreneurs. This session definitely doesn't take the place of an attorney, but will allow attendees to ask good questions and work more efficiently when they're "on the clock." Learn more about: - Corporations vs LLC's - Dividing founder equity - Why founding a business is like getting married There will be plenty of time for Q&A from the audience.

Speaker: Eric Wu - Co-founder, Bracket Labs

Audience: Entrepreneur

Oct
13
4:00 pm16:00

Session: Supercharge your License Management

  • The Westin, Metropolitan Ballroom (Partner Hub)

The License Management Application is one of the key operational tools for Salesforce ISVs. This session will provide an introduction to the LMA, in addition to three suggested workflow automations to optimize LMA usage: automatically record customer’s Salesforce editing on an LMA record, notifying a customer about trial expiration, and notifying internal stakeholders (Support, Customer Success, etc) about package uninstall.

Speakers: Darren Geary - Bracket Labs & Blakely Graham - Co-founder, Bracket Labs

Audience: Partner / ISV

Oct
13
3:00 pm15:00

Session: How to Optimize Your AppExchange Listing

  • The Westin, Metropolitan Ballroom (Partner Hub)

The AppExchange Marketplace is one of the major ways for customers to learn about your app and how it can benefit them. It is a key element that needs to be in your business’ marketing strategy and building a high-performing listing is a key competitive differentiator. Join us in this session to learn how to build an optimized AppExchange listing and deliver a great custom experience for customers.

Speaker: Eric Wu - Co-founder, Bracket Labs

Audience: Partner / ISV

Nov
20
9:00 am09:00

Real-Time Data Feeds Using the Streaming API

  • San Francisco, CA

Moscone Center West, 2011

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Join us to learn practical applications of the Streaming API, as well as technical implementation concerns. We’ll start by creating server-side Apex methods and then we’ll implement some basic JavaScript handlers to accept the real-time data updates. Finally, we’ll create a beautiful interface using Bootstrap to notify the user of a change. You'll walk away feeling comfortable with saying, “Yes, we can do real-time updates in Force.com,” and have the documentation and examples to back that up.

Speakers:

  • Mike Tetlow, Bracket Labs
Nov
19
1:00 pm13:00

Compelling User Interfaces with Visualforce and Bootstrap

  • San Francisco, CA

Moscone Center West, Mobile Theater

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Bootstrap, a great open source UI framework, can be combined with Visualforce to create a modern look your users will love. Join this presentation as we demonstrate how to compile Bootstrap from the Github project, and how to add your own namespacing and exclusions to the CSS. We'll demo basic responsiveness and showcase several helpful JavaScript plug-ins, such as Modals, Popovers, etc. We'll end by creating a server-side component that links everything together with an Apex Remote Action.

Speakers:

  • Mike Tetlow, Bracket Labs
Nov
18
3:00 pm15:00

Partner User Groups: Practical Tips and Tricks for Bootstrapping Your Business

  • San Francisco, CA

Hilton San Francisco Union Square, Community Success Zone Theater 2

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Whether it's a long-term strategy or just a matter of necessity, the ability to effectively bootstrap your startup business will generate increased value and a higher likelihood of success. Join a panel of successful Salesforce ISV's who have bootstrapped their businesses and learn their tips for getting it right. Topics will include: Generating revenue ASAP; 3 tips to hack cost structures; Great marketing without any budget; The hidden challenges of bootstrapping; The inherent advantages of building and selling SaaS apps on the Salesforce platform. This session will combine moderated panel discussion and audience participation to give both aspiring and existing ISV partners ideas for building businesses with minimal capital investment.

Speakers:

  • Kris MoyseS. P. Keasey Trading Co
  • Mark Whiteside, Conga
  • Blakely GrahamBracket Labs
  • Eric WuBracket Labs
  • Scott HemmeterArrowpointe Corp.
Nov
18
1:45 pm13:45

Making external web pages interact with Visualforce

Moscone Center West, 2011

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In this session you will learn how to integrate corporate portal or intranet with Salesforce. We will discuss how to use Salesforce's standards-based authentication and JavaScript to enable rich interaction between web pages. Additionally, we will be demoing Bracket Lab's popular TaskRay project management app to showcase such integration.

Speakers:

  • Nathan Lipke, salesforce.com
  • Mike Tetlow, Bracket Labs

Nov
18
12:30 pm12:30

AppExchange: Collaborate with Apps That Chatter

San Francisco Marriott Marquis, Foothill G1 + G2

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Many of the almost 2000 AppExchange apps leverage Chatter to create a seamless experience for users across your company, but how do you find the ones that use it best? Join us to check out the ways solutions from the AppExchange help your entire company be more productive with Chatter and keep everyone focused on connecting with customers. You'll walk away with real-world knowledge and a list of top apps (both free and paid) that focus on collaboration and project management you can easily deploy with just a few clicks.

Speakers:

  • Adrian Gregory, Optimizely