Past Meetup

"Model-Glue:Gesture for Fun and Profit", with Dan Wilson

This Meetup is past

45 people went


WHEN: Thurs. Sep 3, 12:00pm US EDT (UTC/GMT-4)
DURATION: Approx. 1 hour
Meeting will be recorded. URL will be posted after meeting at
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Our noon (US EDT) talk on Thursday Sep 3 will be Dan Wilson presenting , "Model-Glue:Gesture for Fun and Profit".


Come see the top 10 ways Model-Glue:Gesture helps you write better applications faster. Model-Glue:Gesture will be released at CFUnited and brings significant new features like event-generation, custom scaffold generation, event types and Application.cfc lifecycle integration. You'll even see snazzy new ways to make your deadlines in record time.


Dan Wilson, principal partner of DataCurl LLC (, directs the activities of ( a health and wellness product for organizations. Before launching The Health Challenge, Dan held numerous senior program and development positions in such industries as Technical Consulting, Health Care, Online Publishing and Government Contracting.

Dan is an avid participant in technology communities; currently serving on the board for the Triangle ColdFusion User Group in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, contributing to open source projects based on ColdFusion, Flex and AIR platforms and presenting on ColdFusion, Flex and Rapid Development Techniques ( You can find his thoughts on ColdFusion, Flex, AIR and other technology matters at ( and some occasional ramblings on food at Chef Dan Wilson's Blog (

When not in front of a computer, you can find him biking, hiking, surfing and playing volleyball.

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