SharePoint 2013 – Real Workflow for the Real World

SharePoint 2013 introduces a whole new workflow engine – but it’s not really new; it’s the engine in Windows Workflow Foundation 4. Finally SharePoint isn’t a one-off for workflow development. This session will introduce the new approach to workflow in SharePoint 2013, cover the architecture – including the Azure Workflow Server – and walk through a complete workflow demo.

David Mann

David Mann is President of Sector 43 Software (, and a co-founder at Aptillon (  He has been a SharePoint MVP since 2007, is part time trainer for Critical Path Training, and also produces SharePoint courseware for Pluralsight.  As a developer, software architect, author and trainer he has focused on Microsoft’s Information Worker and Collaboration stack for over 15 years.

Dave is the founder of the Tri-State SharePoint User Group in Philadelphia, PA, focused on topics covering SharePoint and the entire Office System.  He is an author for multiple books, has written whitepapers for MSDN, and articles for magazines and online sites.  He presents regularly at user groups and code camps, and has presented sessions at major conferences, including Microsoft’s SharePoint Conference, the Office Developer’s Conference, TechEd, and the SharePoint Best Practices Conference