November 5-6, 2018


Training classes are a chance for you, whether novices or pros, to learn or to catch up on new technologies and methodologies.

Training classes will take place the first two days of the conference, Monday, November 5, and Tuesday, November 6.

All training classes are included with your conference registration!

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The following training classes are available:

  • Learn Plone” by Paul Roeland is a half-day session for beginners and content editors. Learn how to effectively manage your Plone website content! This friendly training class is free and open to the public


  • "JavaScript for Plone Developers" by Piero Nicolli and Andrea Cecchi is a one-day session on how to combine the power of a great CMS backend with the power of a great frontend framework CANCELLED
  • Intro to CastleCMS” by Kim Nguyen is a half-day session for content editors, decision makers, site owners.
  • Mastering Plone 5 Development” by Philip Bauer and Thomas Schorr is a two-day session for developers.  Learn how to develop custom websites in Plone 5 using the lates best-practices.
  • Hacking Plone” by Jean Jordaan, Mike Metcalfe, and Kim Nguyen is a one-day session for Web developers, power users and content management leads.  Create custom content types, a design for a website, layouts for homepages and content types, custom application logic, and forms-with-workflow application logic. All in the browser!
  • Guillotina” by Ramon Navarro and Victor Fernández de Alba is a one-day session for Python and JavaScript developers.  Get started with Guillotina: the asyncio REST resource API.
  • React” by Rob Gietema, Roel Bruggink is a one-day session for developers.  Get started with React & friends.
  • Plone React (Volto)” by Rob Gietema, Roel Bruggink is a one-day session for developers. Create your own site using Plone-React.
  • Transmogrifier” by Chrissy Wainwright is a one-day session for developers.  Learn how to migrate content (whether from Wordpress, Plone, or another CMS) into a new Plone site.
  • Create Static Websites with GatsbyJS” is a one-day session for JavaScript and Plone developers.  Get started with GatsbyJS, a blazing-fast static site generator for React, and how to combine it with a powerful CMS like Plone. CANCELLED
  • Demystifying ZODB”, by Jim Fulton is a half-day session that aims to demystify ZODB and its role in Plone, with an emphasis on hands-on exploration.  We'll review core concepts and things you need to know to get the most out of your Plone ZODB databases.

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All trainers are subject matter experts who are actively leading in their training topic.  All training sessions are INCLUDED in your conference ticket price.