7Summits Wraps Up Another Successful Dreamforce in 2019

Dreamforce 2019 has come to an end, and it was another successful year for 7Summits at the annual conference in San Francisco. The company was involved in 12 sessions, from client presentations and thought leadership to demo jams and book signings. Check out the full list of our sessions below to learn more and access available replays of these sessions!7Summits Wins 2019 Lightning Bolt Trailblazer Award

7Summits’ strong presence at Dreamforce was further evident from the traffic that stopped by and engaged with our booth. Representatives from other companies came to interact with our executives, MVPs and consultants, with our experts answering questions and demonstrating the many ways that 7Summits can help guide digital transformations. We even took home a Bolty Award for the Best Digital Experience for Non-profit/Higher Education!

We would like to thank all of the customers, partners and employees who made Dreamforce 2019 a resounding success! As we wrap up our 10-year anniversary, we are excited to remain on the rapid upward trajectory that has shaped 7Summits over the past decade.


 

Boomi Dreamforce Migration Session

Moving Day: Top 5 Tips for Successfully Managing a Community Migration

Your company has made the all-important decision to migrate your customer community from an underperforming, legacy platform to Salesforce Community Cloud. While migrations are complex, following a proven strategy will help ensure a seamless transition and allow you to address key questions early in the process. In this dynamic, fast-paced session, seasoned community manager Andrew Mishalove will share how Boomi (A Dell Technologies Business) planned their migration specifically to address feature differences between the legacy and new platform, how they drove excitement and guided members through the transition, and tips and tricks that are enabling long-term success.

Speakers
Adam Brown, 7Summits, Vice President, Client Partner
Andrew Mishalove, Dell Boomi, Technical Community Manager & Strategist
Cesar Castro, Salesforce, Community Cloud Senior Director


 

Dreamforce Demo Jams

Beyond Apps Demo Jam

You’re invited to an epic, action-packed Demo Jam where six AppExchange partners will each have only three minutes to showcase the best of their components, Lightning data, bolts, and more with a real-time demo. The winner is chosen by you, the audience. Join us for this fast-paced, highly anticipated, beyond apps battle!

Hosts
Nik Panter, Arkus, Director
Ines Garcia, Agile Coach, Founder
Holly Rushton, AppExchange, Senior Manager Content Marketing

Demos From
7Summits (Lightning Bolt)
Coveo (Component)
Vidyard (Component)
Dun & Bradstreet (Lightning Data)
Appirio (Bolt)


 

Become a Rockstar Admin: Staying Ahead of the Curve

An Admin’s life is always evolving. With all the hats you wear, how can you be the rockstar your team needs you to be? Join us to hear of the incredible journey from one of our MVP Admins as they share the tricks they leverage to maximize impact across their organization and stay on the forefront of Salesforce innovation.

Speakers
Phil Weinmeister, 7Summits, VP of Product Management


 

Phil Book Signing at Dreamforce

Book Signing with Phil Weinmeister

Meet our Vice President of Product Management and Salesforce MVP Phil Weinmeister, who released the updated second edition of his book Practical Salesforce Development Without Code earlier this year. He’ll be signing copies of both his latest release as well as his previous book, Practical Guide to Salesforce Communities. Stop by to get a copy for yourself!


 

Scaling a High Growth Medical Device Company On a Connected Platform

Join this session to hear an exciting growth story of HydraFacial, a medical technology company that leveraged connected cloud applications to scale their business. You’ll hear from their Head of IT who led this customer transformation by building a complete, accurate view of the dermatologists and aestheticians they sell to. Learn how they leveraged synergistic applications to CRM like Salesforce Marketing Cloud, DocuSign, MapAnything, and more, while reducing their overhead in other legacy systems.

Speakers
Wil Craig, HydraFacial, Head of IT
Jennifer Turcotte, Salesforce, Director of Industry Go to Market


 

Admins Guide to DX Dreamforce Session

An Admin’s Guide to Salesforce DX

An Admin’s Guide to SalesforceDX is an interactive session that empowers Salesforce Admins to get their hands on SalesforceDX. Many Admins steer away from the command line and this session is geared towards admins who want to learn how to use SalesforceDX for release management. We will cover the basics of SalesforceDX by defining industry terms and helping you get hands on experience creating a scratch org and executing configuration changes.

Speakers
Jeff Nelson, 7Summits, Technical Architect
Gloria Ramchandani, 7Summits, Director of Strategy & Insights


 

Community Session Dreamforce

Automate & Personalize with Lightning Flow in Communities

Join Flow and Communities experts Jarrod Kingston, David Litton, and Phil Weinmeister as they show how you can automate business processes and personalize experiences within the context of Community Cloud via Lightning Flow. We will walk through real-world examples in a live demo and share some actionable tips and tricks to give your Salesforce skill set an immediate boost. Even if you are new to Communities or Flow, Jarrod, David, and Phil will get your creative juices flowing and empower you to build relevant, impactful solutions on the platform…without a single line of code! Join us for a fun and engaging session.

Speakers
Jarrod Kingston, 7Summits, Director of Solution Engineering
Phil Weinmeister, 7Summits, VP of Product Management
David Litton, Ad Victoriam Solutions, Director


 

Selling with Salesforce: Becoming Relevant

Circles of Success for Partners are interactive group roundtables hosted by Salesforce experts. The Salesforce ecosystem is magical, it’s filled with potential, and it can feel overwhelming at times. Join Coveo for a roundtable discussion on best practices for selling with Salesforce and Salesforce partners. Join us to share your experiences, learn from your peers, and plan to walk away thinking differently about how to highlight your relevance in this $389B economy. Please keep in mind, Circles of Success for Partners are first come, first served and are for Salesforce partners only.

Speakers
Kristen Andersen, 7Summits, VP of Alliances
Michelle Mourani, Coveo, Head of Salesforce Partners


 

Dreamforce Community Cloud Session

Build an Experience: Why Every Platform App Builder Will Love Community Builder

There are many passionate fans of Lightning App Builder in the Salesforce ecosystem. Did you know, however, that there is another builder that takes things to a completely new level? Community Builder, the WYSIWYG, drag ‘n’ drop tool for building Lightning Communities, shares some common elements with Lightning App Builder, but brings into play a significant number of additional features, controls, and capabilities. With Community Builder, you can construct a functional, aesthetic presentation layer of a Salesforce community…without code! If you have never used Community Builder or are just getting start with communities, this session is for you. You’ll get live demoing and an insightful walkthrough to prepare for your journey into the world of Community Cloud and building digital experiences.

Speakers
Phil Weinmeister, 7Summits, VP of Product Management


 

Dreamforce Demo Jams

Admin Apps Demo Jam

You’re invited to an epic, action-packed Demo Jam where AppExchange partners — Conga, Formstack, OwnBackup, and TaskRay — will each have only three minutes to showcase the best of their admin apps with a real-time demo. The winner is chosen by you, the audience. Join us for this fast-paced, highly-anticipated battle of the app demos.

Hosts
Jarrod Kingston, 7Summits, Director of Solution Engineering
Monica Sandberg, EKIA, Salesforce Architect
Holly Rushton, AppExchange, Senior Manager Content Marketing


 

Dreamforce Flow Presentation

Prebuilt Business Processes with Flow Templates

Eliminate blank canvas anxiety with prebuilt flow templates. Easily jump start your implementation with partner built business processes specifically tailored to your business needs.

Speakers
Phil Weinmeister, 7Summits, VP of Product Management
Jason Teller, Salesforce, Sr. Director of Product Management


 

Community Station Book Signing Promotion

Book Signing with Phil Weinmeister and Paul Stillmank

Join Phil Weinmeister, Salesforce MVP and author of Practical Guide to Salesforce Communities and Practical Salesforce Development Without Code, for a second book signing at Dreamforce 2019! 7Summits CEO and writer of the books’ foreword, Paul Stillmank, will also be at the signing. Don’t miss this opportunity to get your personal copy signed as well as one-on-one access to the experts.

Check out 7Summits’ session recordings from Dreamforce 2018 too!

 

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