Schedule for developer

Thursday
9:00 am to 9:30 am

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Welcome & State of CiviCRM Welcome to CiviCon London 2013! We'll kick off the day with recognition and thanks for the sponsors and volunteers that made this day possible. Then we'll share our thoughts on the state of the project, and highlight some of the awesome initiatives that are driving the platform forward. read more

with totten, Michael McAndrew

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Thursday
9:30 am to 10:00 am

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Open source has won the CMS battle - now for CRM The third sector has seen a dramatic shift from proprietary CMS systems to open source solutions over the last few years. It’s understandable that CRM might take a bit longer, but we’re reaching the tipping point. Thomas Muirhead, Head of Digital & CRM at Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research, explores why this is a huge opportunity for charities... read more

with thomasmuirhead

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Thursday
10:15 am to 11:15 am

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All you ever wanted to know about the API All you ever wanted to know about the API, and the latest and greatest about civicrm_api3 exceptions and more. View presentation slides on Prezi read more

with xavier, ErikHommel

Seminar Room 4 Webcast is ready
What's New in CiviCRM 4.4 A new version of CiviCRM has just been released. What does 4.4 have that previous versions don't? This session will explain in plain language (with examples) the better known and lesser known features that 4.4 introduces to CiviCRM including: Faster searching - a real timesaver when working with searches and smart groups, especially with large... read more

with Dave Greenberg, kurund

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Thursday
11:30 am to 12:30 pm

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Parlez-vous CiviCRM? internationalisation and so many other languages Are you using or planning to use CiviCRM in another language than US English? Do you need to expose contributions, event or profile forms to your constituents in more than one language? Our workshop will shed light on what localisation and international is, how it works and how you can use it. We will then take questions on how to address specific... read more

with alejandro_salgado, bgm

Seminar Room 4 Webcast is ready

Thursday
1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

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Lightning talks A Lightning Talk is a short presentation. Unlike other presentations, they only last a few minutes and we will deliver them in a single period by different speakers. Do you have a feature you'd like to talk about? Something interesting and special you have done in your organisation with CiviCRM? Want to share a case study of a success, or... read more

with

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Thursday
2:45 pm to 3:45 pm

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CiviVolunteer is Here - extension overview 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 GinkgoFJG

Seminar Room 1 Webcast is ready
Four new ways we're using Civi Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research will talk about how they are using Pentaho with CiviCRM for dasboards, hacking scheduled reminders to create advanced marketing automation, building fundraising pages and intergrating Outlook and Civi in a multi user organisation. read more

with Owen

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Friday
9:00 am to 10:15 am

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Developing and Extending CiviCRM and an introduction to unit testing CiviCRM's unique architecture presents developers with a challenge and an opportunity: for developers who have grown up in the Drupal, Joomla, or WordPress communities, CiviCRM feels like a mix of familiar and exotic designs. But at the same time, Civi's cross-platform architecture frees us to collaborate with other developers from different... read more

with totten, erawat

Seminar Room 1 Webcast is ready
Using CiviCase for Projects How we've used case to Allow Oasis local hubs to create and manage projects using CiviCase. Presented with Chris Morely and Abbe Stapleton from Oasis. read more

with Parvez

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Friday
10:30 am to 11:45 am

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Reports, dashlets, segmentation and more data crunching fun We discuss creating and customising reports, segmenting data and a variety of other tacticts for querying your data. Everything from using default searches and reports to creating your own instances of reports, using Drupal Views and taking reporting further with applications such as JasperSoft and TreeSheets. read more

with ChrisChinchilla, Mark Tompsett

Seminar Room 2 Webcast is ready
Sustainable CiviCRM: Ensuring our community survives and thrives for years to come We'll start with a quick introduction to how CiviCRM gets made, recap on how we got to where we are today and then move on to explore the steps we can take to ensuring the sustainabilty of the project for years to come. Some blog posts you might want to read to get you in the mood... http://www.civicrm.org/blogs/michael-mcandrew/sustainable-... read more

with Michael McAndrew

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Friday
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm

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Extensions Showcase A series of lightning talks on CiviCRM extensions. read more

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Main hall

Friday
2:15 pm to 3:30 pm

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New Technology Roundup As the CiviCRM community and platform continues to evolve, we assimilate and migrate to new technologies. This session will survey recent and upcoming technologies: Github and community development Jenkins and continuous testing Backbone and client-side user interfaces Composer and dependency management Symfony read more

with totten

Seminar Room 2
From bank statement to contribution : no more manual labour ! Imagine you're a non-profit employee or volunteer, responsible for managing donations. You get into the office, pick up the first coffee on the way to your desk, to find a HUGE bank statement for you to process today. Good news for your employer, not for you, because even at the rate of roughly two payments per minute, you'll be spending 19.5... read more

with pdelbar

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Friday
3:45 pm to 5:00 pm

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CiviVolunteer - Behind The Scenes / Developer Overview In this companion session to the overview of the new core CiviVolunteer module, we will go behing the scenes to talk about our experiences creating a core module. We'll start with a quick refesher on what CiviVolunteer does, and then compare the old CiviCRM way of doing customizations with the new way of doing customizations using Civix, JS... read more

with GinkgoFJG

Meeting Room 4

CiviCon London 2013 is CiviCRM's Annual European Conference.