Below is the agenda for the UGS. For the sake of making the agenda as accessible as possible these details can also be found in the events section of the website, but be warned it is exactly the same. As the agenda shows, we will have presentations from a Senior Engineer and a Project Manager, as well as the Keynote delivered by Chief Executive Craig Dean who will provide all the information you need on Web Applications and where we’re heading. The seminar will be held in the Castlefield Rooms, 18-20 Castle Street, Castlefield M3 4LZ on Monday, May 17th 2010. Parking around Castlefield Rooms is limited so come early, but don’t fret if you miss out, there’s an NCP across the street.
10.00am – 10.30am Registration
Tea, coffee, bacon sandwiches and egg sandwiches will be available.
10.30am – 11.30am Don’t Stop Believin’ by Craig Dean, Chief Executive
Craig Dean will be giving the keynote speech which will delve into Web Applications UK’s past and future. He will be touching on what Web Applications has accomplished in the past year with an emphasis on responses to clients’ wishes and requests. Craig will also be revealing an exciting new initiative and taking a look at some of things you can expect in the coming year.
11.30am – 11.45pm Break
11.45am – 12.45pm Tr@veller enhancements and an introduction to Mercury by Steve Morgan, Project Manager
Steve Morgan will be giving a presentation of the latest future-proofing enhancements to Tr@veller including the new framework and menu system which utilises the latest ASP.Net MVC and jQuery technologies. Steve will also focus on some of the new features added to Tr@veller in the last year.
12.45pm – 1.45pm Lunch
1.45pm – 2.30pm The Wonder of Br-ease by Stephen Elliott, Senior Engineer
Stephen Elliott, a Senior Engineer and lead architect of Br-ease, will be giving a presentation on the new Batch Reporting System. Steve will be highlighting the key features of this exciting new product whilst demonstrating its power and flexibility.
2:30pm – 2:45pm Break
2.45pm – 3.30pm SQL 2008 Reporting Services by Andrew Fryer, IT Pro Evangelist
Andrew Fryer will be our Microsoft Representative for the afternoon. As an IT Pro Evangelist he is passionate about SQL 2008 Reporting Services and Business Intelligence; his presentation will ensure you harness the full potential of these products.
3.30pm – 3.45pm Break
3.45pm – 4.30pm Question Time chaired by Craig Dean
As always the day will end with the opportunity for our customers to ask questions about everything they’ve heard throughout the day. The Q&A session also provides an excellent forum for networking with the Web Applications’ customers in attendance and helps us understand our clients’ priorities.
4.30pm – 4.45pm Finish
We can’t wait to see everyone there and are anticipating a very informative and entertaining User Group Seminar. Don’t Stop Believin’!