Omni Banner


Omni User Technical Conference 2014
Welcome to Moraine Valley

Welcome to Moraine Valley

Friday, September 5th
Intensive Workshops
Pete Massiello, Charlie Guarino, Mike Pavlak, Scott Klement
and lunchtime Vendor Education Session
registration 8:00 workshops 9:00 pizza lunch 11:45 workshops end 3:45


Saturday, September 6th
Six tracks (30 sessions) of IBM i on Power Systems education from award winning stellar Omni speakers, a big vendor expo with great IBM i on Power Systems vendors, lunch and an exciting Pete Massiello keynote discussion "Technology: the implications it has on our lives."
registration 7:00 sessions 8:00 Panera lunch 12:15 keynote 1:30 sessions end 5:00


Stellar Omni Speakers!
Jon Paris, Susan Gantner, Mike Pavlak, Scott Klement, Pete Massiello,
Charlie Guarino, Larry Bolhuis, Amy Hoerle, and Yvonne Enselman

Moraine Valley Community College
9000 W. College Pkwy. Building T
Palos Hills IL


Sponsored by

New Generation Software Help Systems/SEQUEL Software Rocket Software Profound Logic
Lansa Quadrant Software BCD Silveredge Consulting CNX
Zend COMMON United Computer Group



Session Abstracts
Speaker Bios

Please select your topic choice for each time slot on both days. If you're attending the workshops on Friday, please express your main interest with the radio buttons above the workshops. If you won't be there on Friday, please leave the default *SATONLY radio button selected.



 
Intensive Workshops and Vendor Sessions
Friday September 5th, 2014
Friday
7:00
 Vendor Setup
Friday
8:00
 Registration

*SATONLY
Friday
9:00

Workshop 1

PHP All Day Hands-on Workshop 1

Mike Pavlak

A Walk Through RDi
Starting with Go! 1


Charlie Guarino

Everything you need to know
to upgrade to IBM i 7.2
(and 6.1 & 7.1)


Pete Massiello
Friday
10:15
 Break

Friday
10:30

Workshop 2

PHP All Day Hands-on Workshop 2

Mike Pavlak

A Walk Through RDi
Starting with Go! 2


Charlie Guarino

Step by Step guide to building Virtual partitions hosted by IBM i

Pete Massiello

Web Services for RPGers 1

Scott Klement
Friday
11:45
 Pizza Lunch and Vendor Sessions

Friday
1:00

Workshop 3

PHP All Day Hands-on Workshop 3

Mike Pavlak

A Walk Through RDi
Starting with Go! 3


Charlie Guarino

Tips and tricks to improve system performance and save disk space

Pete Massiello

Web Services for RPGers 2

Scott Klement
Friday
2:15
 Break

Friday
2:30

Workshop 4

PHP All Day Hands-on Workshop 4

Mike Pavlak

A Walk Through RDi
Starting with Go! 4


Charlie Guarino

HMC, IBM i, FSP, & Firmware: Putting all the pieces together

Pete Massiello

Web Services for RPGers 3

Scott Klement
Friday
3:45
 Workshops end




 
Conference Sessions, Vendor Expo, and Keynote Speech
Saturday September 6th, 2014

6:00
 Vendor Setup

7:00
 Registration
 Continental Breakfast and Vendor Showcase
 


8:00
Session 1

Meeting Users Needs With Free Software for Your IBM i

Jon Paris

RPG Subprocedure Basics

Susan Gantner

Get With The Program! It's Not Your Grandma's RPG Anymore!

Charlie Guarino

IBM i Access Data Transfer Tips and Techniques

Larry Bolhuis

The Seven Testing Principles and how they interact within Software Development Lifecycles

Yvonne Enselman

Managing IBM i with Navigator for i

Pete Massiello

9:15

 Break and Vendor Showcase
 


9:30
Session 2

Generating XML with RPG

Jon Paris

RPG Subprocedures - Beyond the Basics

Susan Gantner

REST Web Services for Everyday RPG and SQL Consumption

Charlie Guarino

Managing IBM i PTFs

Larry Bolhuis

Mobile Device Management

Amy Hoerle




10:45

 Break and Vendor Showcase
 


11:00

Session 3

Advanced Data Structures ( *Now with Free-Form! )

Jon Paris

Tools and Tips to Make Your SQL Sing

Susan Gantner

RPG and the IFS

Scott Klement

Worst Practices in System Management

Larry Bolhuis

Great! We are getting a new Power Systems Box! Now we have to test it...

Yvonne Enselman

PHP & RPG Integration Examples

Mike Pavlak

12:15
Lunch, Vendor Showcase, and Vendor Sessions
           

1:30
Keynote Session

 Conference Keynote
 Technology: the implications it has on our lives.
 with Pete Massiello


2:00

 Break and Vendor Showcase
 


2:15

Session 4

Processing XML with RPG

Jon Paris

My Favorite Things about RSE (RDi)

Susan Gantner

Three Approaches to Web with RPG

Scott Klement

IBM i 7.1 Network Enhancements and Troubleshooting Tips

Larry Bolhuis

Everything You Need To Know About Testing Can Be Learned From Apollo

Yvonne Enselman

Web Services with PHP on IBM i - (Intermediate)

Mike Pavlak

3:30

 Break, Raffles, and Vendor Showcase
 


3:45

Session 5

RPG Open Access - By Example

Jon Paris

Debugging with RDi

Susan Gantner

Accessing External Databases from RPG

Scott Klement

IBM i Advanced Interactive Work Management

Larry Bolhuis

Domino Administration Tips and Tricks

Amy Hoerle

IT Professional from the past to the future

Pete Massiello


Omni User
Technical Conference 2014 Registration

Please register by filling out the form and clicking the "pay with Visa/MC" button below.

Or, if you must, register without paying and bring cash or check to registration at the event.

First name:
Last name:
Title:
Company:
Address 1:
cc billing address
 
City:
State:
Zip:
Telephone:
Email:

Event Registration:
Please choose one of the options below...
$250 Omni Technical Conference, Expo, and Intensive Workshops member registration
$150 Omni Technical Conference and Expo (Saturday 9/6 only) member registration
$100 Omni Technical Intensive Workshops (Friday 9/5 only) member registration

Membership Options:
 

Active membership in other IBM i LUGs will be honored and verified!
Unemployed members may contact our Board Treasurer Bill Parks for a discounted rate.

Add a 2014 / 2015 membership to your registration!

Add $50 OMNI 2014 / 2015 Individual Membership
Add $240 OMNI 2014 / 2015 Corporate Membership
Don't add a membership

LUG Affiliation:
Omni
MUGNI
WMCPA
QUSER
Southwest Michigan
Gateway/400
Other:

Saturday Lunch Preference:
Saturday preference only, Friday lunch is Pizza
Nothing for me, thanks. (Friday Pizza Lunch only)
Smoked Turkey Breast sandwich
Smoked Ham and Swiss sandwich
Tuna Salad sandwich
Napa Almond Chicken Salad sandwich
Asiago Steak sandwich
Mediterranean Veggie sandwich
Chicken Cobb Salad with Avocado

Exhibitor Contact Option:
I agree to allow Omni to share my contact information with the conference exhibitors and understand that I may be contacted with further information about their products.
I decline the opportunity to learn more about the exhibitors' products.


OMNI prefers payment by secure credit card processing, which speeds up pre-conference check-in.
If you must, register without a credit card and bring check or cash to registration at the event.
Click here to pay with Visa/MC
Click here to register and pay by check.
Note: Bring check or cash to registration at the event.

Please invite your friends and associates to join you at the Omni User Technical Conference 2014. Send them an email and tell them you'll be attending for education, networking, and so much more.

For some, it might be a great reason to reconnect with a phone call. Omni appreciates everything you do to spread the word about your best value in IBM i on Power Systems education!

Moraine Valley Community College is located at 9000 W. College Pkwy. Building T in Palos Hills IL

map
Click here for a map!
Click here for a Google map!
Moraine Valley CC Travel Directions page

Cancellation Policy
Full refund will be issued for cancellations made before 5:00 PM Monday, September 1st. After 5:00 PM Monday, September 1st, cancellation refund depends on meeting attendance. It is VERY important to cancel your reservation(s) if you cannot attend! All cancellations must be made as follows: If you cannot attend, please contact our Conference Director Yvonne Enselman or call the Omni line at (630) 953-6312 and leave a clear, detailed message containing the name(s) of those unable to attend.

Please email any questions or comments to Omni Conference Director Yvonne Enselman or leave a message on the Omni line at (630) 953-6312

Vendor Expo Enrollment
If your company would like to be included in the Omni Technical Conference Vendor Expo, please contact Omni Vendor Liaison Floyd DelMuro




events | membership | by-laws | board | links | downloads | home

2021 Midwest Road Suite 200 Oak Brook IL 60523
www.omniuser.org

opinions craved!
email webmaster
630.953.6312

© 2014 The Omni User