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Summary of SANSPUG meeting on 8/3

Posted by sharepoinTony on August 5, 2010

The new SANSPUG (San Diego SharePoint Users Group) is growing fast, and it was apparent at the August meeting held this week.  There were only a couple of empty seats and those in attendance engaged in many discussions and gained valuable tips on SharePoint.

The first session presented by Galen Keene on “Being a SharePoint Site Collection Administrator” was well received.  Galen did a great job of running down all of the menu items available to a 2010 SCA by keeping it informative, interactive and NOT a boring lecture just listing the menu items.  Kudos to Galen, especially considering this was his first user group presentation!

Chris Givens followed with an interesting session on “Using SharePoint Content Types Properly“.  His session included some live demo’s hosted on the SANSPUG.org SharePoint site.  Having a SharePoint 2010 site available to the user group proved its value tonight.   This informative session sparked discussions that intrigued everyone.  Chris adjusted on the fly and displayed live on the SP 2010 site several things  people were asking about and seamlessly went right back on track with his presentation.  Excellent job Chris!

I think everyone learned something at this meeting, and seemed to enjoy both sessions.    We wrapped up with announcements about upcoming events that are in the planning stages, such as a SharePoint Exam Cram, a SharePoint Sprint, and a SharePoint Saturday in San Diego!

The San Diego SharePoint Users Group holds monthly meetings that are FREE to anyone interested in SharePoint.  The group has two levels of membership, a basic member just like any other user group and the other a paid member who desires access to additional (“Premium”) content and activities.  To learn more about upcoming meetings and events check out the www.SANSPUG.org site.  Registration on the site is free, which provides access to meeting presentations and more. 

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San Diego SP User Group Meeting 12/3

Posted by sharepoinTony on December 1, 2009

Southern California SharePoint User Group December 2009 Meeting

Holiday Meeting This Week

The Southern California SharePoint User Group is meeting on the 1st Thursday of December 2009 to accommodate Holiday schedules. Monthly meetings return to the 3rd Thursday evening of the month in January 2010.

Thursday, December 3rd 2009
NEW STARTING TIME!! – Meetings now start at 5:30 PM

The SoCal SPUG December 2009 meeting is about:
· Workflow
· Security
· InfoPath Form Services

Featured Speakers:
Brandon Brown, Principal Technology Specialist
“Building dynamic business applications using SharePoint (MOSS) and K2”

For location and more details go to the SoCal SharePoint San Diego site.

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User Group Topics 9/17/2009

Posted by sharepoinTony on September 15, 2009

The Southern California SharePoint User Group meeting for September is this Thursday 9/17.     The groups meets monthly in San Diego.

Topics for this month are:

“ESRI MapIT for SharePoint”

and

“SharePoint from a Project Manager’s View”

Details can be found on the SoCal SUG site (link above).

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