2019-10-22

Contentful Partner Training [Chicago]

Become a Contentful-power user. Join us for a half-day workshop hosted by our Senior Technical Trainer.

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Partnership Event

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October 22, 2019
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM CST

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Kimpton Hotel Monaco Chicago

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Description & schedule

Join us for this year's series of Contentful Partner Trainings.

The sessions will be hosted by our Senior Technical Trainer who will teach you about best practices with Contentful and how our product can fit into your architecture.

Schedule

12:30PM - 1:00PM: Check-in

1:00PM - 5:00PM: Training workshop

5:00PM - 7:00PM: Happy Hour

Here's a breakdown of the topics that we'll cover.

Overview

  • Market forces changing enterprise software architectures

Content Modelling

  • Topics and Assemblies
  • Localization alternatives

Delivery Architecture and APIs

  • Content Delivery architectures
  • Contentful core REST APIs and SDKs
  • GraphQL
  • Demo of Static Site Generation using Contentful, Gatsby and Netlify

Extending Contentful

  • UI Extensions
  • Webhooks

Web App and Content Authoring

  • Roles and permissions
  • Content Moderation Workflow deep dive using custom content types, roles and permissions and webhooks
  • Scheduled publishing

Content as Code

  • Environments and CI/CD best practices
  • Content migration CLI

Loud & clear: Our speakers

Jim Ambras

Sr. Technical Trainer

Jim Ambras

Jim Ambras is a Sr. Technical Trainer at Contentful based out of their San Francisco office. Ambras has led the development of software products in Silicon Valley in companies ranging from 2 person startups to Fortune 50 companies. He has been working with Drupal since 2007 and was the founding VP of Product Development at Zip2, an early SaaS CMS startup used by over 220 media companies before being acquired by Compaq/AltaVista. Previous to Contentful Ambras was a Pre-Sales Solutions Architect at Acquia.

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