Hi folks,

I happy to announce that we now have a new Biztalk User Group started in Sydney.  If you love all things Biztalk then you can’t afford to miss out.  The group is having its first meeting in Sydney on March 30th 2005 so get along and check this group out.  Please see below for all the details:

Title: BizTalk Fortress - Entering the Sydney User Group
Cost: Free
 
Agenda:
  1. 15 mins- The Business Side - where has BizTalk been, and where is it going within Microsoft? (Presenter: Sarah Bond - Microsoft Australia)
    1. Microsoft's business plans for BizTalk in the coming year
    2. BizTalk as a product and the industry awards BizTalk has won.
    3. Where to find BizTalk Case Studies
    4. Microsoft Programs surrounding BTS
  2. 50 mins- The Complete Demo of BizTalk 2004 (Presenter: Mick Badran)
    1. A demo driven by InfoPath forms and WebServices involving all the following components:
    2. Schemas (flat file), maps, custom pipelines, infopath integration,email notification, webservices, HAT, BAM, Rules based on SQL Tables, SQL Adapter integration, WSS integration, FTP Server integration - all created from out of the box components.
    3. All done in TWO LINES OF CODE!!!
  3. 15 mins- Getting the Community Feedback for future sessions and events. (Presenter: Mark Burch - Microsoft Australia)
    • What do YOU want to see/get out of YOUR User Group. (This will be facilitated largely online through the User Group site and voting)
Timings & Location:
    Date:  Wednesday March 30th 2005
    Time: 6:30pm - Food + Drink, 7pm - Start
    Location: Dimension Data Learning Services Sydney, Lvl 10, 301 George St (above Wynard Station)