Join the Online ColdFusion Meetup Group for this week's ColdFusion Live! preview of the CFUNITED conference. Today's event will begin in about a half hour from the time of this writing at 12:30 PM US/Eastern time. Later the recorded, archived meeting link will be posted to the OCFMG message boards and to

Two 15 minute "preview" talks from CFUNITED speakers. They will provide an brief introduction to their topic during these sessions.

12:30 - 1:00 US/Eastern Time
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Part 1) Michael Smith Personas for better apps. Personas are a way to make a better User Interface for your users without going crazy.

Part 2) Simon Horwith Design Patterns and CFML. Design patterns are a way to making architecting your apps easier and to reuse common software designs.

CFUnited - The premier ColdFusion conference, June 28 - July 1, 2005.