UBC SLAIS Inmagic DB/TextWorks workshop a big success

by Administrator Monday, March 10, 2008 2:25 PM

March 1st, 2008 (Vancouver) - Saturday morning was an unlikely school day for UBC SLAIS students. Nonetheless over 25 library and archival students got out of bed and made their way to campus to attend Andornot's annual Inmagic DB/TextWorks workshop.

Led by Andornot team members Rex Turgano and Bridget Martin, the 5-hour jam-packed event consisted of an overview Inmagic DB/TextWorks, hands-on training, and an open forum discussion on how to use the software to solve various information management type problems and scenarios. Be sure to read "DB/TextWorks debrief" blog post about the event on the SLA@SLAIS blog.

There were a lot of things to learn in one day, but the eager UBC SLAIS students were able to grip some of the core concepts, features, and most importantly the flexibility and ease-of-use in creating a DB/TextWorks database. At the end of the workshop, Andornot showcased some of the possibilities for publishing a searchable database on the web using WebPublisher PRO.

Our favourite workshop feedback: "WE WANT TO KNOW MORE!"

For more information about workshops and training, feel free to contact us.

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Rex Turgano @ GLOBE 2008

by Administrator Monday, March 10, 2008 2:23 PM
Andornot Consulting team member Rex Turgano will be at this year's GLOBE 2008 Conference on Business and the Environment in Vancouver. As part of the Special Emerging Leaders Workshop for Youth 18-25 being held on March 14th, Rex will be part of a media panel on "Web 2.0: Using New Media Techniques to Motivate Change" and will also help lead an Executive Mentorship Program workshop in the afternoon.

Andornot is proud to have Rex at this event and looks forward to helping build the next generation of policy thinkers, entrepreneurs and community actors.

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