Lunch & Learn

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Summit Lunch & Learn Series

Paul, Susan, JonGet ready for your most productive lunches of 2024!

Meet with us — Susan Gantner and Jon Paris — as we host a series of free online sessions focused on the latest IBM i enhancements and development tools.

Join these 75-minute technical discussions from April 30-May 16 as we and our ISV guests share helpful hints in our respective areas of expertise. Each day features technical tips from Susan, Jon, or another Summit expert, a demo of an IBM i development tool, and a live Q&A.

Select your favorite sessions below and complete the registration form. It's that easy!

Lunch and Learn

Lunch & Learn Sessions — Spring 2024

Date Tip & Demo Titles/Abstracts
Tuesday Apr. 30
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
The Latest in RPG
From Quick Wins to Full Transformation Success with Application Modernization

Jon Paris, Marcel Sarrasin & Scott Gingerysty
Sponsored by Fresche Solutions
Wednesday May. 1
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Getting Started with Code for i for RPGers
Cost-Efficient Form Generation on IBM i: TLAForms vs AFP

Susan Gantner & Keith Suedkamp
Sponsored by T.L. Ashford
Thursday May. 2
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
SQL Tips from Ted
Migrating DevOps Tools like Git to the Cloud

Ted Holt, Jeff Tickner, Richard Hebron, Alan Ashley
Sponsored by Arcad Software
Tuesday May. 7
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Processing JSON with RPG & SQL
No-Code Business Data Integration and Automation

Jon Paris, Patrick Behr & Eugene King
Sponsored by LANSA
Wednesday May. 8
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Convert Spooled Files to PDF
Query to BI to AI on IBM i

Simon Hutchinson & Alan Seiden
Sponsored by Seiden Group
Thursday May. 9
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Db2 for i Inside VS Code
Top 3 Use Cases: Real-World IBM i Integration Trends

Liam Allan, Daniel Magid, Aaron Magid
Sponsored by Eradani
Tuesday May. 14
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Code Flexibility with
SQL Views and Logical Files

Scaling IBM i DevOps Practices: Performance and Integration Challenges

Ted Holt, Karl Haggart & Donna Westmoreland
Sponsored by Midrange Dynamics
Wednesday May. 15
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
What's New in CL?
AI Enable Your Existing Applications with Profound AI

Simon Hutchinson & Brian May
Sponsored by Profound Logic Software
Thursday May. 16
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Why Procedures Are Better Than Subroutines
Build a Phenomenal Web App on IBM i in Under 10 Minutes - No Coding Required!

Patrick Behr, Rob Swanson & Richard Milone
Sponsored by CNX Corporation


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Custom Training

As the SiD team or as individuals, Susan Gantner and Jon Paris offer a wide range of custom services to help you leverage key IBM i technologies in your unique environment.

Deep Dive Workshops

Take a giant leap forward in one of today's critical IBM i development skills. These live workshops offer a half day of in-depth learning with practical code examples and handouts to continue using as a reference.

Summit Lunch & Learn

Available free through April 30, 2024, these 75-minute sessions cover technical tips and IBM i development tool demos. Featuring Susan Gantner, Jon Paris, and their ISV guests.