AppExchange at TrailheaDX '17: Here's What You Need to Know

May 30, 2017 Melanie Picard

Startup Valley + AppExchange Den + Dreampitch + Demo Jam

After launching a brand new AppExchange Partner Program earlier this month, the AppExchange team is excited to announce that we’re going BIG at TrailheaDX ’17, Salesforce’s developer conference. There’s never been a better time for developers and entrepreneurs to create apps for the thriving Salesforce ecosystem. We’ve truly entered a new age of innovation and we invite you to join us at TrailheadDX ‘17 to learn more.

Why Attend?

TrailheaDX ’17 is the must-attend developer conference of the year. Salesforce engineers, scientists and product leaders will be your guides. Join us to learn hands on about the latest Salesforce technologies through 140+ technical sessions, meet other makers, and have fun along the way.  Register now and get a 10% discount with code TDX17DSL10.

Make the AppExchange Den Your Home

Whether you are a partner, an entrepreneur or a developer interested in building a business, consider the AppExchange Den your home. It is the place to learn how to build and grow faster with Salesforce.

We put together 16+ sessions for our open theater to inspire you and share some of our team’s knowledge:

  • AppExchange Renaissance: Build an App, Build a Business
  • Getting to Product/Market Fit
  • Discover the Type of Apps You Can Build for the AppExchange
  • Top 3 Tips for Designing Your AppExchange App
  • How to Set Up Checkout to Sell Your AppExchange App
  • Making Highly Customized Visualforce Apps Lightning Ready
  • Getting Started Building Wave Analytics Cloud Apps for the AppExchange
  • AI for the Enterprise: Use Cases from the Salesforce Incubator
  • Building Lightning Components: Deep Dive
  • Guardians of the AppExchange: ISV Roadmap
  • And many more…

You’ll also have the opportunity to sign up for 30-minute 1:1 assessments with:

  • Our technical team to discuss any platform-related questions or challenges 
  • Our partner experts to discuss any partnership or AppExchange goals and needs 

Visit the Startup Valley, Home of the Salesforce Incubator

Our inspiring Startup Valley will highlight the 13 startups who joined the Salesforce Incubator. The group joined May 1st for a five-month program to build the next generation of apps on the Salesforce Platform, leveraging both the power of Einstein and the Salesforce AppExchange to make their apps more intelligent and grow their businesses. They will demo their products, talk about their AI projects and how they work with us.



Get Ready to Pitch

Dreampitch is back.  The successful Dreampitch competition from Dreamforce '16 is coming to TrailheaDX ‘17. We're seeking the next great startup built on the Salesforce Platform (Heroku, or Lightning), and we’re bringing a panel of business leaders to TrailheaDX to help us do it.

The three finalists will receive:

  • Travel, accommodation and passes for (2) to TrailheaDX in San Francisco
  • An opportunity to pitch on stage to a panel of industry experts and compete for a $50,000 investment from Salesforce Ventures

Applications need to be submitted by June 2, 2017. Learn more to see if you have what it takes.

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