Lunch & Learn

March 9-25, 2021
Technical tips and demos for IBM i developers

Free Summit Lunch & Learn Series

Paul, Susan, Jon Grab your brown bag and get ready for the most productive lunches of 2021!

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

Join us for a series of 75-minute technical discussions from March 9-25 as we and our guests share helpful hints in our respective areas of expertise, live and in person. Each day features technical tips from Susan, Jon, or Paul, a demo of an IBM i development tool, and a live Q&A.

Check out the Lunch & Learn lineup below and use the buttons to select the ones you would like to attend. Then complete the registration form.

Summit Lunch & Learn

2021 Lunch & Learn Sessions

Date Tip & Demo Titles/Abstracts
Tuesday, March 9
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Create Web Services from RPG Programs
Build a Dazzling Web or Mobile App on IBM i in Minutes - No Coding Required!

Jon Paris & Rob Swanson
Sponsored by CNX Corporation
Wednesday, March 10
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
RPG Subprocedure Tips

Connecting Amazon Marketplace to IBM i

Susan Gantner & Stuart Milligan
Sponsored by Midrange Dynamics
Thursday, March 11
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Embedded SQL Tips
Create and Manage API on IBM i with Profound API

Paul Tuohy & Brian May
Sponsored by Profound Logic Software
Tuesday, March 16
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
RDi Customization
For Developers, By Developers at HelpSystems

Susan Gantner, Tom Huntington, Steve Ferrell & Albert Tang
Sponsored by HelpSystems
Wednesday, March 17
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
ACS Tips
CommunityPlus+ PHP is Open for Business

Paul Tuohy & Alan Seiden
Sponsored by Seiden Group
Thursday, March 18
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
SQL Tips
Modernize Your IBM i the Fast and Easy Way

Paul Tuohy & Dan Magid
Sponsored by Eradani
Tuesday, March 23
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
RPG's New Features in Action
Optimize Your Labels and Forms with TL Ashford

Jon Paris & Mike Schuett
Sponsored by T.L. Ashford
Wednesday, March 24
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Creating and Processing JSON with RPG
MiWorkplace - An Affordable Editor Alternative

Jon Paris & Wim Jongman
Sponsored by Remain Software
Thursday, March 25
  1:00 - 2:15 EDT
Debugging with RDi
Speeding up Application Development with Automated Testing

Susan Gantner & Ray Everhart
Sponsored by Fresche Solutions


After selecting the sessions you would like to attend, complete the following form. Upon submission, you will receive one meeting invitation by email for each day selected.

By registering for these sessions, I acknowledge that the contact information above will be shared with the named sponsor of any session I selected.

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