August 8, 2018

Don’t Hardcode: Make Validation Rules Configurable with Custom Metadata Types

09:00  -  09:00

If you want to be a Salesforce rockstar, you need to add custom metadata types to your set of declarative tools. Yes, you heard it right – custom metadata types are not only for developers, but they’re also great for everyone! And with the recent addition of support in validation rules, they are just getting […]

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Thinking like an Architect

09:00  -  09:00

The transition from developer to architect is one not everybody can make. In this session, Steven will show you how to think like an architect when approaching problems, and some of the key principles behind systems and enterprise architecture.

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Develop Lightning Components for the Utility Bar

09:00  -  09:00

The Utility Bar in Lightning Experience is a powerful feature and it can become even more beneficial with the use of custom Lightning Components. Join as we demonstrate how to develop your components for use in the Utility Bar, discuss key considerations for the UI of your component and review common use cases for custom […]

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Share scratch orgs with non-coders

09:00  -  09:00

Using SFDX and Moving everything to source control is great for collaborating with developers. How do you easily share work in progress with admins, designers, marketing, business owners, and all the other people who need access but don’t use git or CLI? This session walks through an open source heroku app that solves that (and […]

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The Developer Console is for admins too!

09:00  -  09:00

Even though “developer” is in the name, the Developer Console is not something admins should be afraid of. There are some great features that have been very helpful to me as an admineloper that I would like to share. Questions for us

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Salesforce automation: Phenomenal Cosmic Power (itty bitty query space)

09:00  -  09:00

If you’re a developer you’re probably fairly familiar with your org’s Governor Limits (CPU Time, SOQL queries, DML operations) but if you’re an admineloper, admin, or business analyst excited to design automation with new tools like process builder and visual flow, you might not be taking these limits into account, and subsequently hitting errors. This […]

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Platform Events – How to Build Integrations on Easy Mode

09:00  -  09:00

Using Platform events, we will show how easy integrations can be made using a publisher/subscriber (pub/sub) model using standard functionality and a bit of code.

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Code Everyone Loves

09:00  -  09:00

We all want to build solutions that work well with changing business logic and declarative tools, and frees up code to focus on performance and long-term resilience. But what does that actually look like in practice? We’ll share design patterns from apps like Volunteerforce, the employee engagement app used by more than 30,000 Salesforce employees. […]

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Flow Loops for Nincompoops (insert poop emoji)

09:00  -  09:00

Flow Loops unlock incredible power previously held only by devs. Without using any code, Admins can create an automated process to loop through all related records and take actions based on what is found there! For example, loop through each Opportunity Product and create or delete a custom object record depending on the Product. Also, […]

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Different Words for the Same Thing: Admin and Dev Communication

09:00  -  09:00

I attended the Trailheadx Admin to Dev session and observed there is a lot that gets lost in translation for Admins who want to gain Dev skills, or just learn how Devs work to better collaborate on projects. I propose an open discussion with moderation to support people interested in this topic. My Trailheadx instructor […]

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Design Led Enterprise Projects

09:00  -  09:00

I intend to do a talk on some aspect of design led thinking and how it is different than a historic project where the business throws requirements over the wall to a development team.

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From Happy Soup to Unlocked Packages

09:00  -  09:00

After the release of DCP packages, production environments are not a just a single monolithic container of metadata. Learn how to split your production org metadata (happy soup) into multiple DCP unlocked packages to have a better software development life cycle. We will share and discuss strategies on how to approach to the most common […]

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Coding for Admins / Apex 101

09:00  -  09:00

Every Admin can benefit from knowing a little code! Join us to learn why it’s so beneficial to know how to code in the “Lightning” era, how to write your first Apex trigger, and your specific steps to continue learning Apex.

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Salesforce Career Path Strategies

09:00  -  09:00

Which Salesforce career path is right for you? In this session, we evaluate the pros and cons of the core Salesforce career paths: admin, developer, and architect. Every aspect is examined including pay, short and long term job prospects, end games, and more. Then, we’ll give you the best resources for starting down your chosen […]

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Don’t fall behind! – How to Keep up with the rapidly changing world of Salesforce Development

09:00  -  09:00

Admit it – you’re secretly terrified that you aren’t keeping up – that you’re falling further and further behind. Well guess what – you’re not alone. In this session we’ll face that truth together, and figure out how to deal with it.

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If You Can Write a Salesforce Formula, You Can Use a Command Line

09:00  -  09:00

Salesforce DX is transforming the way we customize orgs and build apps, and with the introduction of a new command line tool, we now have even more options at our fingertips. But for many, using the command line is daunting. Attend this session to learn how command lines work, and get a hands-on demonstration of […]

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