Meetup @ Sigma ITC March 16

We are back with the next Sitecore User Group Bangalore Meetup!
Please join us on Saturday, 16th March @ 10 am for some learning, networking and fun!

Huge thanks to Sigma IT Consulting for sponsoring our event!

Venue:
Sigma IT Consulting
14th Floor, M2 building, Manyata Tech Park,
Bengaluru, Karnataka 560045

Here’s what we have planned for the day:

10:00 am Registration
10:30 – 11:00 A note from our sponsors at Sigma IT Consulting by Erik Wärn
11:00 – 11:45 BWDD – Business Value Driven Development by Fredrik Axell
11:45 – 12:00 Break
12:00 – 12:30 Introduction to Sitecore Identity by Gopikrishna Reddy Gujjula
12:30 – 13:15 Lunch
13:15 – 14:00 Networking Time
14:00 – 14:45 Manage Static Resources in Sitecore in Helix Way by Amit Kumar
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 16:00 Core to Cortex by Amitabh Das


A note from our sponsors at Sigma IT Consulting by Erik Wärn (10:30 am – 11:00 am)

About the Speaker:

Erik started his career in IT more than 20 years ago and has a broad experience from many industries and roles. With a focus within Enterprise Applications he has worked as a developer, QA, test and project- manager, delivery- and customer manager. Since 2016, Erik is the mangaing director and responsible for Sigma’s establishment in Bangalore, where delivery within the area of Unified Commerce is a very important component.

Sigma is a leading Swedish consulting group with an objective to make our customers more competitive. Our means is technological know-how and a constant passion for finding better solutions. We are 4,400 employees in eleven countries. Sigma is owned by Danir, held by the Dan Olofsson family.


BWDD – Business Value Driven Development by Fredrik Axell (11:00 am – 11:45 am)

What all developers needs to know about Business value driven development.
A digital strategy without the tactics is nearly a dream.

Agenda:

  • SBOS in practice
  • Strategy and tactics
  • Growth Driven Marketing
  • Sitecore Development
About the Speaker:

Fredrik Axell, living in Stockholm Sweden, and is a Business Area Manager at “Unified Commerce by Sigma” (Our mission : We help our customers to create a world-class Customer Experience through Omnichannel Communication and Unified Commerce.)


Introduction to Sitecore Identity by Gopikrishna Reddy Gujjula (12:00 pm – 12:30 pm)
Agenda:

  • Demo on Sitecore Identity Server
  • ASP.NET Security History
  • ASP.NET Identity
  • OAuth & OpenID Connect
  • Identity Server 4 (Security Token Service)
About the Speaker:

Gopi has around 8 years of experience in .NET web development and is a two times Sitecore Technology MVP.

Blog : http://gopigujjula.com/
Twitter: https://twitter.com/gopigujjula
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/gopikrishnagujjula


Manage Static Resources in Sitecore in Helix Way by Amit Kumar (2:00 pm – 2:45 pm)

The purpose of this session is to provide information about how most of the Sitecore projects managing the Static Resources (JavaScript, CSS) and impact of these strategies in website and how we can utilize Helix/Habitat based strategy to come up with standard, which will be easy to manage and provide clear abstraction of Static resources.

Agenda:

  • Introduction
  • Common Practice for Static Resources
  • How existing approach can affect
  • What’s come with Habitat for Static Resources
  • How to manage Static Resources in Habitat
About the Speaker:

Amit is a Senior Technical Architect at Mindtree with 14+ years of experience in solution design, development and management using Agile methodologies and currently working with Mindtree. He is a Sitecore® Certified Professional Developer, Microsoft SharePoint Certified Professional and Sitecore Technology MVP 2019.

Blog: http://amitkumarmca04.blogspot.com
Twitter: http://twitter.com/amitmnath/
LinkedIn: http://in.linkedin.com/in/kumaramitkumar


Core to Cortex by Amitabh Das (3:00 pm – 4:00 pm)

An understanding of the growth of Machine learning in this world of Data will help you in your jouney towards Sitecore Cortex. This presentation is an introduction to these three super powers: Data ,Machine Learning and Sitecore Cortex. At the end learning more about the Sitecore Cortex and appreciating this latest feature introduction in Sitecore 9.1.

Agenda:

Journey to the Core

  • Importance of Data
  • Intro to Machine Learning
  • Tools
  • Demo on Machine Learning (using Colab Notebook)

Journey to the Cortex

  • Why Sitecore Cortex
  • Keys of Cortex
  • Tools
  • Sitecore Cortex Architecture
About the Speaker:

A Sitecore certified developer with 10 years of experience in .Net technolgies and 6+ years of experience in Sitecore and Sitecore Commerce. An AIML(Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning) enthusiast and certified with “Advance certification on AIML from IIITH”. At present, Amitabh is in a role of Sitecore Specialist at Sigma ITC.