We at www.informationworker.co.za are proud to kick off this year with our first event in Cape Town. If you do not know who or what Information Worker is, please have a look at the site and familiarise yourself with what the community does.

January is Development Month hence the topics. We will be running themed months which I’ll update everyone on soonest.

The agenda is as follows: (taken straight from the IW site)

Tuesday 25th January 2011

Developer/IT Pro Sessions:

1. SharePoint 2010 Client Side Object Model (Johan Olivier)

2. SharePoint Business Processes with Workflow (Marc Lenferna)

Join us for the first new year session on Tuesday the 25th of January for our monthly IW community session.


  • 4:30 pm Welcome – welcome and community update
  • In the news – regular slot to see what has hit the news since we last met
  • Technical session – SharePoint Business Processes with Workflow
  • Technical session – SharePoint 2010 Client Side Object Model
  • 6:30pm Drinks and Snacks – network and discuss with other like-minded SharePoint enthusiast around a cold drink and some snacks

Date: Tuesday 25th January 2011
Time: Registration begins at 4pm for 4:30pm

Venue: Microsoft Cape Town South Africa, (http://www.microsoft.com/southafrica/mscorp/map_ct.mspx), Golf Park 3, Engen House, Raapenberg Road, Mowbray, 7925

To Register: Click here.


Johan Olivier

Johan has 12 years’ experience in planning, designing, developing, training and implementing cutting-edge Microsoft technical solutions in a wide range of industries. He has done a number of  international projects and consulting services were successfully delivered in Germany, Greece, United Kingdom, Scotland, India and South Africa.He loves to see individuals develop their technical abilities through his efforts as technical leader and motivator. In 2008 he made a decision to align his career with Microsoft’s roadmap for SharePoint technologies and have since worked hard at becoming a specialized SharePoint Solutions architect and leader.  He is currently playing the role as SharePoint Architect and Solutions Manager at relate technologies in Cape Town, South Africa.

Marc Lenferna de la Motte

Check bio at the http://www.informationworker.co.za/Pages/Contact.aspx

Please make an effort to attend the event. We have great speakers and awesome topics.

Plus, free snacks and soft drinks and a SharePint after at the local pub.

Be cool my ninja’s…