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Training Day
Save to Calendar FileMaker Training Series Beginner Training Track
8:00 AM
Training Day

Tim Jones (Accelerate Computer Training)

Session Description

This training session is designed for new FileMaker users who want to gain a broad introduction to the many skill sets required of a proficient solution developer. Work with an existing solution to create, import, find and sort records. Then build a solution from start to finish that includes desktop and iOS layouts, multiple tables, primary and foreign key fields, one-to-many relationships, calculations, and scripts, and options for deployment.

What you should know

This session is ideally suited for the FileMaker beginner. No prior FileMaker or database experience is necessary.

Products & Technologies
  • FileMaker Pro
  • FileMaker Pro Advanced
What You Will Learn
  • Navigating in and around the FileMaker user and developer environments
  • Building new files, tables, fields and properly structured relationships
  • Designing layouts that include special features like portals, tab controls, buttons and popovers, web viewers, formatted data fields and value lists
  • Writing simple calculations and scripts to automate processes, and deploying the database for multi-platform access
Save to Calendar FileMaker Training Series Intermediate Training Track
8:00 AM
Training Day

Cristoffer Ippolite (iSolutions, Inc)
Bob Bowers (Soliant Consulting)
James Medema (Surefoot Consulting, Inc)
Sara Severson (Soliant Consulting)

Session Description

This training session will provide attendees with an overview to the most important concepts required by developers using the FileMaker Platform. The session includes high-level discussions on creating back end architecture, user interfaces and automation needed to create impactful FileMaker solutions. Use this session as a launching pad for ongoing FileMaker training or to start a new project with the FileMaker Platform.

What you should know

Attendee should have an understanding of the level of content covered in the “Basics” materials. - Modes - Views - Adding, Editing and Deleting Records - Finding and Sorting Records - Creating Tables and Fields - Creating Simple Layouts - Printing

Products & Technologies
  • FileMaker Go
  • FileMaker Pro
What You Will Learn
  • Data Modeling (1.5 hrs)
  • Layouts (2.5 hrs)
  • Calculations (2 hrs)
  • Scripts (1.5 hrs)
General
Save to Calendar DevCon Orientation
3:00 PM
General

FileMaker Staff

Session Description

The Developer Relations team will meet with first time attendees to ensure newcomers get the most out of DevCon. Learn how to choose sessions that are right for you. Plus, get tips and other helpful resources to make the week the best it can be.

Special Interest
Save to Calendar Welcome Session and Latin American DevCon Agenda Overview
4:00 PM
Special Interest

Julie Sigfrinius (FileMaker, Inc.)

Session Description

Join us to review all the meetings and agendas specific to Latin America at this year’s DevCon. FileMaker Latin America will provide an overview of meetings taking place at DevCon focusing on FileMaker in the Latin American region.