Technical Topics and Logistics for PODS Fall Conference

PODS Association Fall Conference

 September 12-13th, 2018 HOUSTON

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PODS Fall Conference Overview:  

  • Training on PODS Data Model basics and selecting the right data model.
  • Deployment of PODS 7.0.
  • Presentation will include deep and detailed discussion and demos of technical aspects of implementing the PODS Data Model.

 

TECHNICAL TOPICS – Topics on the agenda include: 

  • Choosing a PODS Implementation – RDBMS or Spatial and which version? PODS or UPDM? Factors to consider in working through decision process.
  • PODS Fundamentals – Understanding the PODS Standard and Data Model design.
  • PODS 7.0 and extending using EA. How to bring 4.02 extensions forward in 7.0: Write your own tables/module. Demonstrations.
  • How to plan a roadmap to PODS upgrades. Diving deep.

 

HIGH-LEVEL AGENDA:

DAY ONE (9/12 noon-4:30, Cocktail hour and social 4:30-6pm)

  • Box Lunch and Registration 
  • PODS – Value Proposition- by the Industry for the Industry
  • Data Models Breakdown – Standards-approach vs. template-approach
  • PODS 101 – Conceptual Model version 7.0 – Digging in
  • PODS 102 – Choosing a PODS Implementation: RDBMS or Spatial
  • Cocktails & Social Networking Hour

DAY TWO (9/13 8:30am-4:30pm)

  • Continental Breakfast
  • What Sets PODS Data Standards Apart?
  • Technical & Business Value
  • PODS Lite v. 1.0 Implementations – panel discussion deep dive on case studies
  • Q & A
  • Lunch Provided/PODS Awards
    . PODS Awards Program
  • PODS 7.0
    • PIONEERING PODS 7.0 – NEXT GENERATION PODS
    • PODS GEODATABASE – APR IMPLEMENTATION
    • MIGRATING TO PODS 7.0
    • HOW TO BUILD A MODULE
  • Q & A