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Strengthen Your Skills to Deploy Better Solutions

Attend the 2008 Esri Developer Summit

"I want to thank you for the incredible access to the development staff that was provided. I was able to get a number of questions answered, and the interaction with the staff, particularly the Java development team, was extraordinarily useful."

—Eric Short
Senior Systems Developer
SAS Institute

GIS professionals and spatial developers will gather at the Esri Developer Summit, March 17–20, 2008, in Palm Springs, California. This three and one-half-day conference offers guidance and insight into using ArcGIS to build and deploy GIS functionality and business logic wherever it is needed—in desktops, servers (including Web), and mobile devices.

  photo from Dev. Summit 2007
Hear the latest from Esri software architects and engineers at the 2008 Developer Summit.

Whether you are developing applications inside your own organization or building code and solutions for external clients, technical training helps you solve problems, achieve your goals, and get the job done.

How Will You Benefit?

The Esri Developer Summit is your source for more than 30 hours of job-critical technical training. The information is current and actionable, plus all sessions are led by top ArcGIS experts.

  • Learn tips, best practices, and techniques for building and deploying server-based, Web, and mobile applications.
  • Discover how to create high-performance data management applications with less effort and less code.
  • Get help on your current projects.
  • Take home strategies and action plans.
  • Meet and collaborate with other GIS developers.

You will have the opportunity to connect with Esri software architects and engineers to get a firsthand look at the latest Esri developer platform technologies. You can learn from the experts, meet and network with other attendees with similar interests and challenges, and find inspiration that you won't find anywhere else.

This year's agenda will include a complimentary preconference seminar on March 17, enabling you to dive in and cover a key area of your choice in detail.

A broad range of technical sessions, from intermediate to advanced, along with Tech Talks following each session, will give you direct access to Esri's development teams.

Special Offer

As a 2008 Developer Summit attendee, you can receive a 20 percent discount on any Esri instructor-led course. Choose from more than 40 courses covering a variety of GIS concepts, applications, and Esri software technologies taught at learning centers across the United States. Visit for all the details.

More Information

Register online at If you have questions, contact the conference registrar (tel.: 909-793-2853, ext. 1-2371; e-mail:

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