Topics Announced for the Pre-Conference Workshops

by | Mar 7, 2013 | Training

Academic School College University Education Concept

We hope you can join us this year for our annual User Conference & Training Workshop.  The conference is June 17-20, 2013 at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston, SC.
Don’t forget to sign up for our pre-conference sessions! The pre-conference workshops are a great opportunity to develop your encoding or technical skills.  They provide in-depth knowledge on specific features and functionality within our products. In addition to u.achieve® encoding topics, we have added a basic introduction to Java programming aimed at helping users set-up and program the u.achieve Student Data Loader. The full schedule and topic descriptions are provided below.
The fee for an individual session is $125, or you can purchase both sessions for $200.
Pre-conference Workshops
Monday, June 17
9:00am – 11:00 am
The Pleasures & Pitfalls of Grouping
This pre-conference session will span the gamut of beginning grouping through self-defined groups. It will include the best practices of working with grouping as well as watchouts and troubleshooting techniques we’ve learned over the years.
Java for Beginners
This pre-conference session will cover a basic tutorial in Java programming. It is primarily aimed at technical staff who will be supporting installation of and updates to CollegeSource products, but anyone interested in a basic primer in Java is welcome.
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Java & the u.achieve® Student Data Loader
This pre-conference session will focus on set-up and programming for the u.achieve Student Data Loader. If you are not familiar with Java programming, you are encouraged to also take the Java for Beginners pre-conference session.
Ready, Get Set, Go: Encoding for the Interactive Audit,®, and u.achieve® Self-Service
This pre-conference session will detail the encoding needed to activate graphs and charts, apply categories and web titles, and apply estimated hours when appropriate. The session will cover how to get ready for new installations of IA/ as well as troubleshooting techniques for those who are already up and running.
To learn more or register, please visit our User Conference Website