Meet a CTA: Jannis Bott

We first met up with Jannis at TrailheaDX in May 2019 – and we’re thrilled to share his advice and CTA story with you all. Jannis is German and settled in Sydney, Australia. As a practice partner for solution engineering, innovation and incubation at System Partners, he leads a team of Solution Engineers and acts as a strategic advisor and Salesforce product expert to some of the largest, most complex enterprise customers in ANZ. Jannis is married and has a young son.

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New Virtual Event – Architect Spotlight On: Data Privacy

We love talking governance, so when the data privacy product team at Salesforce asked if we’d be interested in facilitating a session with architects like you, we jumped at it! In this session series (yes, we’re doing a few!), you can share your experiences of working with data privacy functionality in Salesforce – directly with the team designing the functionality! Whether you’ve implemented the Individual object and consents in Marketing cloud, are an expert with GDPR compliance in the Salesforce context, or are eagerly awaiting the California Consumer Privacy Act – this session is for you!

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Next Study Group: CI/CD with Emily Hay

You voted – so our ANZ (Australia/NZ) ambassador Emily will be making her study group debut to take us through Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment techniques. Always a fun one!

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Study Group XIII: Sharing Scenarios with Susannah and Charly

The community voted to cover the application of sharing and visibility features to some real scenarios. So Charly and Susannah hosted a brilliant group to take some requirements, break them down and share some possible solutions! Enjoy!

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Meet our Ambassadors: Vickie Jeffery πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ

Vickie’s background is in IT Administration and Management. She’s worked in the IT world for the past 20 years, starting in systems and network administration before moving into management and strategy positions. She inherited Salesforce during a company merger in 2011 and hasn’t looked back. The depth and flexibility of the product and the ability to build quickly and dynamically feed her need to be creative, and the Salesforce Ohana has been pure magic.

We recently asked Vickie to join the Ladies Be Architects team as an ambassador, spreading the word in the Land Down Under, and we were thrilled when she said yes! Here’s her story!

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Meet our Ambassadors: Emily Hay πŸ‡³πŸ‡Ώ

Emily Hay is a Salesforce Women in Tech group leader, Dreamforce speaker, and Salesforce Certified Application Architect with over 9 years of experience working with the Salesforce platform. She’s a Kiwi currently living in Brisbane, Australia. We recently asked Emily to join the Ladies Be Architects team as an ambassador, spreading the word in the Land Down Under, and we were thrilled when she said yes! Here’s her story!

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CTA Review Board Mock Exam – Laptops to Schools with Matt Morris

Salesforce MVP and CTA candidate Matthew Morris solves the Laptops to Schools scenario. With special thanks to Melissa Shepard, Gavin Palmer and Tameem Bahri for judging. Read more for supporting documents and the video recording!

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CTA Preparation: Data Modelling Discussion

We’re grateful to Niki Vankerk who gave some of her time to lead a data modelling discussion with three fantastic candidates. Thank you to everyone who came along to observe and ask questions; we hope this helps you gain more insight into what’s needed for the review board.

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Study Group XII: Community Building Blocks with Charly Prinsloo

This month, the community voted to study Community Cloud – with particular focus on the building blocks involved. Charly (with Susannah’s help!) takes us through the various elements involved in building a Salesforce community!

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