MADISON, Wis., June 18 /PRNewswire/ — Plain Black Corporation(R) is pleased to bring this year’s annual WebGUI Users Conference back to their hometown, Madison, WI from Oct. 17-19, 2007. The WebGUI Users Conference is an annual event that brings together Plain Black staff and field experts from around the globe to present on all things WebGUI. In addition, attendees work side by side with other WebGUI users from organizations around the world. Nowhere else is this concentration of WebGUI knowledge found in one place at one time. Tickets are on sale now; register early to receive an early bird discount. A full description of events and accommodations can be accessed at http://www.plainblack.com/wuc.
The three-day conference consists of both a technical and non-technical track. The technical track of the conference is geared towards programmers and system administrators. Expert technical presenters will be covering topics on everything from Writing with YUI to the WebGUI Runtime Environment. The non-technical track offers opportunities for content managers and designers to learn about topics such as Setting Up an Online Store, 10 Things You Didn’t Know about WebGUI, and the Designer’s Process.
In addition to the bounty of knowledge presented during the conference, Plain Black is announcing a new training experience: WebGUI Workshops. For the first time Plain Black staff will be available for the two days preceding the conference for hands on, small classroom training. This is an excellent opportunity for WebGUI newcomers to become well-acquainted with the content engine before attending the more in-depth conference presentations.
The WebGUI Users Conference is an annual event hosted by Plain Black Corporation(R), creators of the WebGUI Content Engine(R). In 2001, Plain Black(R) released the first public version of WebGUI. Today, WebGUI is one of the most popular open source content management systems available. It is downloaded over 5,000 times per month and is in use as a web application framework in thousands of organizations around the world. Plain Black(R) offers support, training, and customization of WebGUI and the technologies related to WebGUI. For more information on Plain Black(R) and WebGUI visit http://www.plainblack.com/ and http://www.webgui.org/.