Bay Area ColdFusion User Group

Come out and join us. Our group focuses on ColdFusion and related technologies like AJAX, Flex and AIR.We meet every third Wednesday of the month at the Adobe Offices at 601 Townsend in San Francisco. Meetings are from 6:30pm to 9:00 pm.Our speakers are drawn from the ColdFusion community. If you are interested in presenting please let me know. All levels of topics from beginner to advanced are welcome.

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Past events

  • Intro to MVC

    Thu, 17 Feb 2011, 02:30 - 04:30 in San Francisco, United States

    Nolan Erck will present  on the Model-View-Controller pattern (MVC) with ColdFusion. It will focus on how to build your own without a framework. Nolan Erck has been developing software professionally for more than 14 years, starting in the video game industry as a Tools Programmer advancing to web development in 1999. Nolan currently co-manages the Sacramento ColdFusion User Group and is an active member of the Web Developer community.

  • Building Self-Updating ColdFusion Builder Extensions

    Thu, 17 Jun 2010, 02:00 - 04:00 in San Francisco, United States

    Brian Rinaldi of Pongo Resume will be presenting.Brian Rinaldi is an Applications Developer at Pongo Resume where he does Adobe ColdFusion and Adobe Flex development. Brian is an Adobe Community Expert and runs the Boston ColdFusion User Group. He also organizes the RIA Unleashed conference in Boston. Brian blog regularly about ColdFusion, Flex and Ajax on his blog at

  • Building Mobile apps with JQTouch

    Thu, 20 May 2010, 01:30 - 03:30 in San Francisco, United States

    JQTouch is an extension for JQuery that allows you to quickly build iPhone applications with HTML/CSS/JavaScript that include animations and touch events. No Objective-C required. When you are done, you can use PhoneGap to compile your application and submit it to the AppStore.Sid Maestre will do an introduction to JQTouch mobile applications and how you can power your apps with ColdFusion. A set of files will be provided. BYOL (Bring Your Own Laptop) if you want to code along.

  • Special ColdFusion Builder Event

    Thu, 22 Apr 2010, 01:30 - 03:30 in San Francisco, United States

    This meeting will focus on the release of ColdFusion Builder. The advantage of having our meeting a month after the release, we all have time to dig in and share what we've found in ColdFusion Builder.This meeting will be more "show and tell" among attendees. We can also broaden the discussion to include other IDE's. Why you will or won't be switching to Builder.I've got a slide deck and demos from Adobe I can show off, but would love your participation.

  • Mura CMS the Open Source Content Management System

    Thu, 18 Mar 2010, 02:00 - 04:00 in San Francisco, United States

    Mura CMS 5.2 the ColdFusion powered Open Source content management system gets even better with this new release.A lot of work has gone into the new release of Mura CMS, making it more useful, more usable and more flexible. Mura CMS 5.2 consolidates those improvements with a few new ones, including the first step in migrating the Mura CMS admin from the Fusebox framework to Sean Corfield's FW/1 framework.

  • ColdFusion FW/1 - The Invisible Framework

    Thu, 18 Feb 2010, 03:00 - 05:00 in San Francisco, United States

    Technical Level: Intermediate to AdvancedSean Corfield, former BACUFUG manager, frequent ColdFusion speaker and occasional curmudgeon will speak on Framework One. You can read more about Sean at has always been about simplicity and "getting stuff done". I created Framework One (FW/1) in that same spirit: with just one file and some simple conventions, you won't even notice you're using it!

  • JQuery and AIR/ColdFusion Apps

    Thu, 21 Jan 2010, 02:30 - 04:30 in San Francisco, United States

    Andy Matthews (...) is presenting on building AJAX/ColdFusion powered AIR applications. He'll spend 45 - 50 min covering JQuery basics. The second half of the meeting will cover what you can do with AJAX and ColdFusion in an AIR desktop application.I saw Andy present at cfObjective last year and he did a great job on this topic.Agenda6:30pm - 7:15pm JQuery Basics7:15pm - 7:30pm Break (Book raffle)7:30pm - 8:15pm JQuery, AIR and ColdFusion

  • ColdFusion Devcamp Part 2

    Thu, 19 Nov 2009, 02:00 - 04:00 in San Francisco, United States

    If you missed ColdFusion Devcamp, you can still see what it's all about. RSVP at Sid Maestre - Bay Area ColdFusion User Group Manager and Pat Santora - Blue River Interactive and you the members. Agenda: On the heels of our ColdFusion Devcamp we want to continue with the collaborative learning. Bring in your laptop with projects you are working on. They don't need to be projects from ColdFusion Devcamp. We'll break up into teams and work on code together.

  • ColdFusion DevCamp

    Sat, 7 Nov 2009, 17:30 - 19:30 in San Francisco, United States

    9 days left to register for this all day ColdFusion Event. Saturday, November 07, 2009 from 9:30 AM - 7:30 PM Adobe San Francisco Office 601 Townsend St San Francisco, CA Cost: FREE Register at / More information at / Hope to see you there.

  • ColdBox: More than MVC

    Thu, 22 Oct 2009, 01:30 - 03:30 in San Francisco, United States

    ColdBox is an event-driven, conventions based, ColdFusion Framework. It provides you with a set of reusable code, tools and best practices that not only make ColdBox an MVC framework but an Application Platform. Come learn how ColdBox can increase your productivity, standardize your applications and make you enjoy building ColdFusion Applications more than ever.

  • Bay Area ColdFusion User Group September Meetup

    Thu, 24 Sep 2009, 01:30 - 03:30 in San Francisco, United States

    Speaker: Sean Corfield The dream of cloud computing is cheap, scalable, on-demand power. What is it really like to run your production applications up in the cloud? What are the design issues you will face? How could you migrate from a traditional data center? Broadchoice runs its two main products on Amazon EC2 and uses S3 for persistent storage. Come and find out how we did it and the challenges we faced along the way - and why we like Amazon as a hosting environment! Adobe Connect: /

  • Mura CMS: What's in it for me?

    Thu, 17 Sep 2009, 01:30 - 03:30 in San Francisco, United States

    We'll provide an overview of the Open-Source (and free) Mura CMS and show how to leverage Mura's built in functionality to quickly build your site and handoff site content management tasks to other stakeholders, allowing you to customize your site by extending Mura or by integrating your existing CFML applications. Speakers: Sean Schroeder/Mura Product Manager/Front-End Developer After starting his own Internet services company six years ago (Studio Squared Inc.

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