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Second Riyadh Online Community Summit February 2011 (ROCS2)


Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 11:00 AM - Friday, February 25, 2011 at 1:00 PM (Arabian Standard Time Kuwait Time)

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Dear Members.

Microsoft Technical Communities in Saudi Arabia (Riyadh SharePoint User Group, DevLifeStyle, Windows Phone Middle East, Dynamix Ax Brains, Dynamics CRM Experts and SQLServerPath etc.), MVPs and Community Leads are pleased to announce the Second Riyadh Online Community Summit being held on February 24, 25 2011.

The event will cover a wide array of topics ranging from Dynamics CRM, Dynamics AX , XNA, Client to Mobile Programming, Database Development and Administration, all the way to SharePoint Security and Systems Integration.

Please note that this is an ONLINE TWO Day Event.

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The timings below are KSA Time (GMT +3)

Agenda Day 1 (24 February 2011 : 11 AM to 4 PM)

Session Time Speaker
InfoPath and SharePoint Designer Workflows Working Togather 11:00 AM Jerry
Dynamics CRM 2011 Application New Features 12:00 PM Hany
Introduction to SSIS 2008: Why should developers use it 01:00 PM Nabeel
Windows Phone Functionality? How to? 02:00 PM Adel
XNA 101, a brief introduction to Microsoft XNA 03:00 PM Ahmed

Agenda Day 2 (25 February 2011: 1 PM to 4 PM)

Session Time Speaker
Building Distributed Applications on Windows Azure Platform 1:00 PM Halabi
Silverlight 4 for SharePoint 2010 2:00 PM Mosallem
The What, Why and How Answers of Microsoft Dynamics AX 3:00 PM Amer

* Details about events are given Below.

Speakers (Order by Name)

Adel El Zubeir
Windows Phone MVP - Community Lead Windows Phone Middle East
Adil is Sr. Developer and currently working as Consultant. Adel gained strong knowledge in Windows Mobile since he got his first Windows device. Adel is currently the founder of the new "Windows Phone Middle East" Community, Windows Mobile Power Group on Facebook; to spread out his knowledge on mobility.

Ahmed El Shrief
Community Contributer Saudi
IT Project Manager and Technical Consultant. Developing for Windows, Mac and Linux for more than 15 years. He is community voluntter and regulary speaks at Various Microsoft Technical Communities in Saudi Arabia.

Amer Atiyah
Dynamics AX Brains Community Lead
Amer is a freelancer Dynamics AX Solution Architect with over than four years in Dynamics AX implementations in Saudi Arabia. Currently he is supporting Microsoft local partners in Saudi and their customers to succeed their Dynamics AX implementations. He is an MCSD for .NET and MCTS for Dynamics AX development. Amer is always passionate to work in other Microsoft technologies including .NET, BizTalk Server, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM.

Hany Mahmoud
Community Lead - CRM Experts
Hany is the Founder/ president of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Experts Community in Riyadh. He  has more than 10 years of experience in Microsoft Platforms using miscellanies technologies such as: Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Visual Studio, SQL Server, SharePoint, TFS, VSTS tools, AJAX, XML Web Services, Enterprise Applications Using COM+ and Microsoft .Net Platform, XSLT, XSD, and XPATH. Hany is  a holder of Masters Degree of Computer Engineering from Cairo University. He is a holder of many certificates such as: PMP, MCT, MCPD, MCTS, and MCSD. Hany is working as Microsoft Products Manager, in Nesma Advanced Technology - since 2007(Riyadh-Saudi Arabia). He is  responsible for: Presales, proposing, R&D, line of business management and planning, and consultancy.

Jerry Yasir
SharePoint MVP - SharePoint Consultant at EJADA
Jerry is SharePoint Server MVP, Trainer, Founder of Riyadh SharePoint User Group (RSUG.NET), Co-Owner of SharePoint Pakistan User Group and Sr. SharePoint Consultant at EJADA, Saudi Arabia. RSUG is one of the biggest SharePoint Community in Saudi Arabia with over 1500 Members. He holds a Master degree in Computer Sciences and has over 8 Years of experience working in Microsoft Technologies including SharePoint, Microsoft .NET and Project Server. He is a regular speaker at Microsoft events and community related events around the world. He is currently responsible of developing and managing many large scale SharePoint implementations in Saudi Arabia.
He is Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) and also holds MCPD, MCTIP and MCTS for SharePoint 2010 Admin and Development, and MCTS WSS 3.0 & SharePoint Server 2007, MCPD, MCITP (EPM 2007) and MCSD.NET
He can be found at @

Mohamad Halabi
Microsoft MVP & DevLifeStyle Lead
Mohamad works as a connected systems architect at the Ministry of Higher Education and has vast experience in MS technologies such as the .NET Framework, BizTalk Server, WCF, WF, and has great interest in Cloud Computing and Windows Azure. He is a frequent speaker in MS events such as GDC, Tech-Ed Dubai, and Open Door. You can reach him at"

Muhammad Mosallem
Technical Consultant - DevLifeStyle Board Member
Mohamed Mosallem is a Technical Consultant based in Riyadh, he has been working with the .net Framework since its early beta in 2000, he is specialized in developing Enterprise .net Applications and Enterprise Applications Integration, Mohamed is a community board member and regular speaker at DevLifeStyle the first .net users group in Riyadh, he can be reached through his blog

Nabeel Derhem
SQLServerPath Founder & DevLifeStyle board member
Nabeel is a Solutions & Database Architect with more than 12 years of experience. He is an MCT, MCITP, MCDBA, and MCSD with a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and a Masters in Business Administration (MBA).
He is a frequent speaker in many local communities and Microsoft events, and is widely recognized for his SQL Server expertise. Nabeel is the founder of SQLServerPath community group, and a board member in DevLifeStyle. Surprisingly, he's also a top ranked boxer.


Event Agenda Day 1

Opening Notes - Abdurrahman Al Qahatani 10 Minutes
Welcome note and Agenda and Review of the event.  

InfoPath 2010 and SharePoint Designer Workflows Better Together - Jerry 1 Hour
InfoPath Designer 2010 allows us to develop Rich InfoPath Forms that can be used to get valuable business data from SharePoint users. 
Using SharePoint and InfoPath together will allows users to develop InfoPath based workflows using data from SharePoint Lists and  User Profile store.  SharePoint Designer 2010 allows users to develop task based medium to complex workflows without requiring any development.   Later the workflows can visualized using Visio Services 2010. 

Dynamics CRM 2011 Application New Features - Hany (200) 1 Hour
In this session Hany will quickly go through an overview about the Dynamics CRM, then he will provide deep details about the new application features of Dynamics CRM 2011, such as what it new in User Interface, Sales, DynamicLists, and Activities. etc.  

Windows Phone Functionality? How to? - Adel 1 Hour
This session will show how to use Windows Phone 7 easily and efficiently.  

Introduction to SSIS 2008: Why should developers use it - Nabeel 1 Hour
Along with automating complex tasks, developers sooner or later run into the case of transferring and transforming data between different tables, databases, and most importantly formats, . In this session, Nabeel will introduce SSIS and discuss scenarios where it can be used to cover business requirements with minimum design and maintainability effort.  

XNA 101, A brief introduction of Microsoft XNA - Ahmed 1 Hour
The session title explains everything.  



Event Agenda Day 2

Building Distributed Applications on Windows Azure Platform - Halabi 1 Hour
In this session Mohamad will quickly go over the fundamentals of the Azure platform and will then get down to business on how we can build a distributed application utilizing Azure offerings. Basic knowledge of Windows Azure will certainly help but not required as the session will tackle the basics via a full demo.  

Silverlight 4 for SharePoint - Mosselam 1 Hour
This session will provide an overview of how to build and deploy Silverlight applications to SharePoint.  

The What, Why and How Answers of Microsoft Dynamics AX - Amer 1 Hour
Introduction to the Microsoft Dynamics AX ERP architecture and IDE.  

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