SF Welly - First Steps to Salesforce Release Management & DevOps - Virtual Meeting Wed Nov 9

Nov 8, 2022, 11:00 PM – Nov 9, 2022, 12:00 AM

First Steps to Salesforce Release Management & DevOps Join us virtually to hear from the famous Adam Best about how to get started with Salesforce deployments, release management & more! This session will appeal tor Salesforce Admins, Consultants and Developers of all experience levels (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced) as well as Delivery Leads & SMEs Any issues: Anna.Loughnan@trailblazercgl.com

About this event

First Steps to Salesforce Release Management & DevOps

We are delighted to announce that our November meeting will feature the world-famous Adam Best, Senior Program Architect at Salesforce.

Join us virtually, Wed Nov 9th at 12 noon NZT to learn from Adam how you can get started with Salesforce deployments, release management and more! Please note this meeting is running in New Zealand summer time, and the date and time may differ from your own time zone.

Adam will be sharing on topics like:

✅ DevOps tools

✅ Best practice approaches for Release Management

✅ DevOps on Salesforce

This session will be great for Salesforce Admins, Consultants and Developers of all experience levels (Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced) as well as Delivery Leads & SMEs.

Any registration or other issues please email: Anna.Loughnan@trailblazercgl.com. Please note that there will be no certification vouchers or other prizes given away.

This meeting will be hosted as a Webinar, due to the large number of attendees who are registered.




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**scroll to bottom for  Adam's slide deck!**

**Hot off the press: Salesforce devops centre roadmap: https://github.com/orgs/forcedotcom/projects/4/views/1 

Welcome to our truly international audience today! Places noted in the chat...

New Zealand

  • Warkworth
  • Auckland
  • Tauranga
  • Hamilton
  • Otaki
  • Wellington
  • Nelson
  • Queenstown


  • Brisbane
  • Sydney
  • Melbourne


  • Orlando, Florida
  • Hawaii
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • Los Angeles, USA
  • Cape Cod, Massachusetts
  • Alabama

Costa Rica


India - Hyderabad 

The timetable for virtual #SFWelly meetings is as follows...

11 am NZT - registrations close

11.30 am NZT - the Zoom link is emailed to all registered - noting that if you are not subscribed to the group notifications then no email is sent (this is a function of the meeting platform).

12 noon NZT - attendees will be admitted to the meeting (not before)

12.05 pm NZT (approx) - the formal part of the meeting will begin, and the recording started

1 pm NZT (or earlier) - the meeting will close

Within approx 5 days the meeting recording and any other information such as updates, screen grabs, slides, will be available back on the original meeting link.


Slack Frontiers Sydney (but virtual also) - Tue Nov 8th

Sign up here https://www.slackfrontiers.com/sydney-22

Salesforce Live - Tues 22nd November (morning) - Auckland (** NOW FULLY SUBSCRIBED!)

The biggest annual Salesforce event in Aotearoa New Zealand has been renamed to Salesforce Live from Basecamp - and it's back in person for 2022!

Do not miss this event, it will be a great occasion to get together with fellow Trailblazers from around the motu (as well as some visiting Aussies too, rumour has it!). Please be aware it's a morning event this time and plan accordingly 😃

Register here: https://www.salesforce.com/au/events/sfl22/auckland/ **note the venue for 2022 is smaller and registrations are filling up fast - so register soon (it's free).

Salesforce Live Asia (virtual) - Thurs 24th November (3-5pm NZT)

Virtual event - be sure to sign up if you cannot make the Auckland event!

Register here https://www.salesforce.com/ap/form/event/3970992/

SF Welly Xmas Party - Tues Dec 6th (hold the date....)

Keep this date free for the annual SF Welly Xmas drinks - it's pencilled in, but not yet fully confirmed, so keep an eye out for updates later in November!

Salesforce Career Building

Amplify your digital skills and employability in the Information Technology sector. With various top notch programs live now, it’s time to round out your resume with the Salesforce, tech, business, and soft skills employers want. Land a top job in the thriving Salesforce Ecosystem.

Includes details of the official Salesforce Aotearoa NZ training collaboration partners TupuToa and Mission Ready.

Info here: https://www.salesforce.com/au/campaign/career-building/

Trailhead Virtual Bootcamps

Listed below are the links to the different virtual bootcamps offered by Salesforce. You will find a list of class times in a variety of time zones listed. Take careful note of the time zone that's offered...

https://trailheadacademy.salesforce.com/classes/tvb101-trailhead-virtual-bootcamp-for-salesforce-associates ($75 USD **new**)

https://trailheadacademy.salesforce.com/classes/tvb301-trailhead-virtual-bootcamp-for-new-marketers ($225 USD ** new**)

https://trailheadacademy.salesforce.com/classes/tvb201-trailhead-virtual-bootcamp-for-new-admins ($450 USD before discount - see terms and conditions below for discount code)

https://trailheadacademy.salesforce.com/classes/tvb450-trailhead-virtual-bootcamp-for-platform-developer-i ($450 USD before discount - see terms and conditions below for discount code)

https://trailheadacademy.salesforce.com/classes/tvb403-trailhead-virtual-bootcamp-for-platform-app-builder ($450 USD before discount - see terms and conditions below for discount code)

Virtual Bootcamp Discount Code - Special Offer for NEW ZEALAND based members

Discount code (for a cost of $250 USD): TVB250NZ

Terms and conditions

Due to promotion code policy restrictions this is only valid for APAC courses, however if any one wants to join any TVB workshop that is outside of the APAC timezone, they can reach out to me (Anna) and I will pass on details for a special code to register with outside of the region (or can organise to register manually).

Applicable to Admin, PD1, Platform App Builder virtual bootcamps, for APAC courses - these will be in APAC friendly times. 

Keep checking if you cannot see any APAC options, as more are likely to be listed over time.


  • Adam Best


    Senior Program Architect

Group Leaders

  • Anna Loughnan



  • Raksha Meanger


    Community Group Leader

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