DigFM Meeting March 8, 2012

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    Please join us for the March meeting of DigFM. This month we'll have two speakers:


    1. David Simerly, Tech Liaison for FileMaker Developer Relations will discuss the just released DevCon schedule. He'll chat about sessions and answer questions.


    FileMaker Pro is more than software, it's a community.


    David will discuss:

    • How to leverage resources (Forums, TechNet)

    • The experience of the Developers Conference

    • How to best leverage FileMaker.com

    • Sharing your knowledge

    • Added value of plug-in developers


    2. Nicolas Hunter, from FileMaker, Inc., will be discussing building apps in FileMaker Pro.


    Nicolas will also discuss:


    FileMaker Pro is more than a database platform.

    • Thinking a solution as an App

    • Simplicity makes richer solutions

    • Get what you want, there's a function for that!


    FileMaker is only limited by your imagination. Nicolas will demonstrate:

    • iTunes made with FileMaker

    • iPhoto made with FileMaker

    • Mail App into your FileMaker solutions


    There will be time for Q&A and more demos if desired




    Nicolas Hunter has been building Databases since 1994. He specializes in:

    Business solutions.

    Solutions for medical practitioners and specialist.

    Specific high-level technical solutions for Pharmaceutical Labs and

    Research Labs.

    Documentation Databases and Resource Databases for Car manufacturers.

    Databases for Education.

    Companies that he's worked for inlcude:

    Vivendi-Universal : OVP Vidal (Kind of PDR in the US)

    Toyota : for the Toyota European Design Department (TeD2)

    Lagardère Group : News Press

    French Ministry of Heath : National Dentist Council

    FileMaker Inc.


    The meeting will be held at FileMaker Inc.

    5201 Patrick Henry Drive

    Santa Clara, CA


    Please RSVP at http://www.fmpug.com/rsvp.php?eventID=1231

    Pizza will be served at 6:30. Meeting time at 7:00pm

    Please contact Phil Smith

    phil_smith@filemaker.com or 408-425-6112 with any questions.