2018 Esri Developer Summit

March 6-9 | Palm Springs Convention Center | Palm Springs, CA

Pre-summit Hands-On Training
Sunday, March 4 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Hilton Palm Springs or Hard Rock Hotel
Monday, March 5 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Hilton Palm Springs or Hard Rock Hotel
Ready. Set. Geo-enable.
Esri brings the world of development to you. Whether you are looking to add a new platform to your arsenal or seeking to fine-tune your skills, the Developer Summit is the place to catch up on the latest in technology from desktop to runtime. Are you creating solutions to support in-house users? A startup looking to geo-enable your tools? Somewhere in between? This is the place to start.
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This is a Bring Your Own Machine experience – all the sessions are hands on, so you can learn as you go. No need to wait – get coding in your own environment and be prepared to dive deep into the technical sessions offered later in the week during the DevSummit.
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Introduction to Python

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, students will learn the basics of writing and running Python scripts, moving quickly toward more advanced features such as file operations, regular expressions, working with binary data, and using the extensive functionality of Python modules.

Prerequisites: None

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to Xamarin

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, Visual Studio developers will learn how to design, architect, write, and test cross-platform mobile applications that follow modern design principles and patterns.

Prerequisites: Intermediate-level experience developing apps with Visual Studio and C#

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to TypeScript

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, web developers will learn how to use the TypeScript language combined with existing knowledge of JavaScript for application development.

Prerequisites: Intermediate-level experience developing web applications with JavaScript coding, libraries, and frameworks

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to Programming with the ArcGIS Pro SDK for .NET
Introduction to Data Science with Python

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, Python programmers will learn the skills they need to analyze and chart data.

Prerequisites: Basic-level experience programming with Python

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to Dojo, Dijit, and DojoX

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, web developers will learn how to build powerful JavaScript Ajax applications using the Dojo Toolkit, Dijit, and DojoX.

Prerequisites: Intermediate-level experience developing web applications with JavaScript coding, libraries, and frameworks

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Building Responsive Web Applications Using Bootstrap

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, web developers will learn the necessary HTML, CSS, and JavaScript skills for building web applications and sites that adapt to a wide array of devices, including desktops, laptops, tablets, and phones.

Prerequisites: Intermediate-level experience developing web applications with JavaScript coding, libraries, and frameworks

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Advanced JavaScript and New Features

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hilton Palm Springs

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, experienced web developers will explore new features introduced in ECMAScript versions 2015, 2016, and 2017 plus advanced topics in the JavaScript language, such as package managers, task runners, transpiling, and more.

Prerequisites: Strong experience developing web applications with JavaScript coding, libraries, and frameworks

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to the ArcGIS API for JavaScript

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, web developers will learn the capabilities and techniques of building 2D/3D mapping applications for the web.

Prerequisites: Novice to intermediate-level experience with HTML, CSS, the fundamentals of JavaScript coding.

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Introduction to the ArcGIS API for Python

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$649

In this two-day hands-on course, Python developers will learn the skills needed for working with maps and geospatial data, powerd by web GIS. It provides simple and efficient tools for sophisticated vector and raster analysis, geocoding, map making, routing and directions, as well as for organizing and managing a GIS with users, groups and information items.

Prerequisites: Novice to intermediate-level experience writing Python scripts, and at least a basic user-level experience using ArcGIS

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Building Cross-platform GIS Native Apps with AppStudio for ArcGIS

March 4–5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

In this one-day hands-on course, students will learn how to build native applications containing mapping and GIS capabilities. These applications can be built without code, and then compiled and natively deployed on Windows, Linux, and macOS machines, and also Android and iOS devices. And while the AppStudio interface provides templates and customization options, developers can modify these apps further using the QML language.

Prerequisites: None

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Building Smart Forms with Survey123 for ArcGIS

March 4, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

In this one-day hands-on course, students will learn how to use Smart Forms, which uses the xForms specification to bring forms to life. Smart Forms allows your form to be based on clear rules you can apply, such as skipping questions, applying expressions to precalculate and validate responses, presenting the form in different languages, capturing signatures, and much more.

Prerequisites: None

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Hands-on with Operations Dashboard for ArcGIS - Afternoon Session

March 4, 1:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$165

Description Coming Soon!

Workshop participants must bring their own device. 

Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS for Developers

March 5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

This one-day hands-on course starts with a quick introduction to the Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS product and how non-developers can build highly customized web mapping apps and app templates. From there, developers will learn how to add and modify custom functionality by building widgets, to design apps for providing great user experiences by building themes, and techniques for deploying and sharing apps, templates, widgets, and themes in your organization. Lastly they will learn listing and selling custom widgets in the ArcGIS Marketplace, and also share with students Esri's development road map for the future of the of Web AppBuilder for ArcGIS product

Prerequisites: Intermediate experience developing web apps

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Optimizing Field Operations with ArcGIS

March 5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

Description Coming Soon!

Workshop participants must bring their own device.

Building Ambitious Web Applications Integrated with ArcGIS Online / Portal

March 5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

One-day workshop that focuses on building enterprise scale, custom web applications, that are tightly integrated with ArcGIS Online / Portal. Led by Esri front-end developers who are building ArcGIS Hub, this will be a mix of conceptual discussions applicable to any JavaScript framework, and hands-on sessions using Ember.js, and open-source components from ArcGIS Hub.

Prerequisites: Intermediate experience with web dev

Workshop participants must bring their own device. 

Insights for ArcGIS

March 5, 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.

Hard Rock Hotel

$325

This course will teach the foundational concepts necessary to begin using Insights for ArcGIS, including data preparation, spatial analysis concepts as related to Insights, and using the drag-and-drop interface. We will demonstrate how to perform iterative and exploratory analysis of data, wherever it comes from, such as Excel spreadsheets, ArcGIS services or enterprise databases. This includes teaching how to use maps, charts, and tables to visualize, analyze, and present results. We will then take a more in depth look at the experience, talking through the architecture so you can understand how to get the most out of Insights with your workflows.

Workshop participants are encouraged to bring their own device if they would like to gain some hands-on experience.