APAC Webinar: Redesigning Groups

Redesigning Groups: Managing and showcasing internal organisation structures in Elements

Wednesday, November 15th, 2023

09:00AM – 10:AM AEDT

Please join us for our upcoming quarterly webinar, where Senior Product Manager Sam Gibbons-Frendo will give an overview of changes to the functionality in utilising Groups to manage and showcase internal organisation structures.

This session will overview:

  • How we have expanded Groups data structures to support the capture of additional information.
  • How Groups and Departments can be surfaced in public profiles via Discovery sites.
  • How to manage Groups in bulk and through the Elements UI.

This session will cover:

  • Extensions to the data structure of groups to support the capture of a rich set of information.
  • How to programmatically manage group structure in bulk.
  • How to prepare for future work that will allow groups to be surfaced in Discovery (or other public profile systems).



Please note that this webinar is aimed at those in the APAC region, but will be recorded and available globally to all registrants.

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