Jennifer Kenderdine


Jennifer Kenderdine is a SharePoint Subject Matter Expert at Trellist Marketing|Technology. She has been a SharePoint professional since Jan 2007, working with MOSS 2007, SharePoint 2010, SharePoint 2013 and Office365. She is proficient at integrating business processes through InfoPath and Workflow and SharePoint administration. Over the last few years, she has expanded her experience to include client side development (XSLT, JavaScript, HTML) and design, which she uses to enhance the user experience with SharePoint.

Introduction to the SharePoint Framework

Saturday, October 22nd, 2016 at 11:30 am in

The SharePoint Framework Developer preview has been released by Microsoft. We will review the new framework and what is included in this initial preview. The talk will include the tools, methodology, and information available from Microsoft on this open source framework.

Integrating Business Processes in SharePoint

Saturday, April 9th, 2016 at 10:00 am in

SharePoint/Office 365 includes the ability to integrate workflow with Apps that can be used to incorporate business processes to create a full solution for end users. We will go over the two engines in SharePoint 2013, go through some examples, and best practices for designing workflow. I will show some advanced techniques using looping and REST services. Finally, we will discuss some of the new apps Microsoft is developing for workflows.

Developer best practices for SharePoint and Office 365

Saturday, October 10th, 2015 at 11:30 am in

With the Add-In model for SharePoint and Office 365, have you wondered what some of the best practices are and how they relate to standard developer best practices? We will discuss best practices for Client Side Rendering, Client side object model implementations, Add-Ins (Previously known as the App Model), and other SharePoint/Office 365 configurations. Best practices for code deployment, testing, and standards that can help you as the landscape changes.

Using Client Side technologies to create a dynamic Org Chart in SharePoint 2013 / Office365

Saturday, March 21st, 2015 at 11:30 am in

This session will walk you through the process to generate a dynamic organization chart using out of the box configurations, Display Templates, HTML, CSS, Google Chart API, web services, and JavaScript/JQuery plugins. Learn how to use many of the new development techniques available through Client Side Rendering in SharePoint. We will create SharePoint objects, then show how to use Display Templates and JSLink for displaying items, work with web services to pull list and user profile data, and finally, show how to integrate HTML, CSS and the Google Chart API with these items to create the Organization Chart.

Introduce Your Web Pages to HTML5

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014 at 9:00 am in
HTML5 has been around for a number of years now and is continuously evolving.   Come see what is possible now, what the limitations are, and what may be possible in the future.  We’ll discuss how to update your current web pages  – what has changed and needs to change to integrate the new elements in the HTML5 specification.  Lots of examples, including best practices, browser support, forms, mobile, impact on user experience, and more.

Presenting the SPA with Responsive Design Frameworks, HTML5, JS/JQuery, CSS3

Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at 6:00 pm in
Throughout code camp multiple speakers have talked about various topics that all impact how we interact with web sites and pages: Responsive Design, HTML5, JavaScript/JQuery, CSS3, etc. All these technologies enhance our experience with the web so why not integrate them all into one SPA?   We will focus on how we create the shell and then bring all these technologies together for an impressive SPA.

SharePoint 2013 Client Side Rendering

Saturday, November 23rd, 2013 at 1:30 pm in 331

Custom SharePoint solutions used to be built with web parts, event receivers, and features. Microsoft says we should use the new App model instead. This talk is about the middle ground of the CSR. Learn how to effectively use JavaScript, HTML, and CSS to render list views, search results, refiners, and more.

Jazz It Up – Elevating the User Experience in SharePoint

Saturday, May 11th, 2013 at 3:00 pm in 313

Creating an engaging user experience in SharePoint isn’t simply about getting the functionality right based on the business requirements.  SharePoint developers must think about the entire user experience.  This demo packed session will show how, using client side development tools like XSL, JQuery, and HTML/CSS and design contructs like Responsive design, you can enhance the user experience in SharePoint and elevate the user above the out of the box design.  This session will include best practices and gotchas to watch out for.
While this session will be based in SharePoint 2010, many of the concepts will work with 2013 as well.

How to put “Responsive” in the SharePoint 2010 User Experience

Saturday, November 17th, 2012 at 1:40 pm in 331

Creating an engaging user experience in SharePoint isn’t simply about getting the functionality right based on the business requirements. Developers must think about the entire user experience. Not only for the browser based clients, but we also now have to consider mobile – tablets, phones, etc. A Responsive Design is the answer. You will see the basic ins and outs of using client-side development, using things like XSL, CSS, jQuery and JavaScript in SharePoint, to make the SharePoint user experience Responsive. In this demo-packed session you will learn: Add custom styling and graphic elements to your pages using custom markup and CSS. Best practices for storing and deploying JQuery and other script content into SharePoint. How to get quick wins with little effort using JQuery plugins (I.e. accordions), XSL and CSS Other tips and tricks for Responsive design

While this session is based on SharePoint 2010, no matter which version of SharePoint you are using, this session will show you how to get started client side development tools.