PowerBuilder World Tour

Berlin, Germany

October 13-14, 2014

presented by the German PowerBuilder User Group

Day 1

Visual Expert *
Presentation of Visual Expert 7 for PB (GA) + Preview of Visual Expert for Oracle 7 PL / SQL 
Christophe Dufourmantelle
CEO Novalys
Reporting Studio *
Presentation of Reporting Studio for PB (GA) + Preview of Reporting Server (to deploy reports to web & mobile users).
Christophe Dufourmantelle
CEO Novalys
Viva Mens (BI Query Accelerator) *
Presentation and key concepts of Viva Mens 1.0. Unlike high-end solutions like IBM Netezza or Teradata, Viva Mens is 100% software-based and does not require any database migration. It seats in between the clients and the existing DB, and Focuses on BI applications, with a much more affordable price-range than its Competitors.
Christophe Dufourmantelle
CEO Novalys
Appeon: New Features and 2015 Roadmap *
Multi-Browser Support, Mobile WebView Object and more... 
Armeen Mazda , 
CEO Appeon Inc.
Advanced DataWindow Techniques using Appeon 1.5. * Buck Woolley
Suggestions for improving the quality of PowerBuilder applications
Automated Testing
Dipl.-Inform. Heino Hellmer ,
managing director of S & F Data GmbH
Integrated Product Service System
Example of a fully integrated web-service solution within SAP Business One and an integrated testing and documentation tool
Martin Heigl
beas GmbH
Action Tracker: 
Automatic testing with recorded user actions
Ludwin Feiten
Power People GmbH
PB 12.6. Features
PB roadmap (if any)
Evening event with dinner and get-together


Day 2

Full day seminar on using PowerBuilder with .Net and vice versa *

Session 1: 
Using Visual Studio.Net generated non-visual assemblies in PowerBuilder Classic projects

Session 2: 
Using PowerBuilder Classic generated non-visual .Net assemblies in Visual Studio.Net projects

Session 3: 
Using Visual Studio.Net PowerBuilder.Net visual components in projects

Session 4: 
Using Visual Studio.Net visual components in PowerBuilder Classic projects

Bruce Armstrong

Software requirements:
Sessions 1, 2 and 3 could use Visual Studio Express, only Session 4 would require Professional or better.
Sessions 1, 2 and 4 would use PowerBuilder Classic, only Session 3 requires PowerBuilder.Net 12.5.1 or later.
Session 2 requires PowerBuilder 11 or later. Sessions 1 and 4 work for any version of PowerBuilder.

*Sessions presented in English


PBUGG website

Location (Day 1 & 2)

art´otel Berlin "Kudamm"
Lietzenburger Strasse 85
10719 Berlin