Why should I attend?

"Give a man a fish and he eats for a day. Teach a man to fish and he eats for a lifetime." This is the mantra of our workshops.

We're on a mission to provide all the assistance necessary to help you take your business applications to the next level. At this workshop, we'll help you get started so you can confidently build applications to support any aspect of your business.

By the end of the workshop, you'll know how to:
  • Build simple applications
  • Create relationships between data in multiple forms
  • Schedule text and email notifications
  • Define simple workflows using rules and tasks
  • Automate complex workflows using DELUGE
  • Share the application with other users and control access permissions
  • Build custom reports
  • Integrate Zoho Creator with other applications


Wednesday, November 08

Thursday, November 09

Dates: November 08-09, 2017

Cliftons Sydney,
60 Margaret Street,
Sydney, NSW 2000, Australia

Introduction to Zoho Creator

What is Zoho Creator? How do you use it? Where do you use it? Who is it for? In this session we'll take a high level look at Zoho Creator.

Planning Your Application

Before building an application, it's important to understand the problem you're attempting to solve. In this workshop we'll go over how to establish relationships between applications, people, and processes for your Creator apps to improve.

Create an Application

Never made an application on Zoho Creator before? The best way to learn is by doing. In this workshop we'll create a simple application to keep track of office visitors.

Basic Reporting

Zoho Creator can function as a central despoitiory for your business data. Reporting allows you to view that data. In this workshop you'll learn reporting basics by arranging, sorting, and adding filters to your data.

Automation without Coding

Zoho Creator applications can make businesses processes more efficient by automating repetitive tasks. In this workshop you'll make your application smarter without writing a single line of code.

Share Your Application

Once you have an application, you need some users. In this workshop you'll learn how to share your application with colleagues and customers.

Why Deluge?

Now that we've learned the basics it's time to look ahead. In this session you'll get a sense of Zoho Creator's true power by seeing what's possible with Deluge scripting.

Basics of Deluge

You don't have to be a programmar to write a script. In this session you'll begin learning the fundamental concepts behind Deluge.

Making Smarter Forms

Want your forms to react to the type of data being entered? In this workshop you'll make your forms smarter by hiding and showing fields in Zoho Creator.

Automating Forms with Deluge

There never seems to be enough time in the day. It's time to let your Creator application lighten your load. In this workshop you'll begin learning how to automate businesses processes with Deluge.

Automating Forms with Deluge

Continuation of the previous workshop....

Execute script-based actions on click of a button

In this workshop you'll learn how to save time when scripting by creating bundles of code that can perform reptable actions anywhere in your app.

Schedule Actions in Your Application

Does your company send out monthly reports? Would you like to send reminders through SMS or email? In this workshop you'll learn to schedule actions in your Creator application.

End Note

Wow! We've learned a lot over the past two days. In this session we'll review key concepts and take-aways.


Our final session will be a chance to ask our experts any remaining questions you may have.

Introduction to Zoho Creator

What is Zoho Creator? How do you use it? Where do you use it? Who is it for? In this session we'll take a high level look at Zoho Creator.

Getting Started: Developer Track

Have you already built an app? Do you know some Deluge? Are you ready to take your development skills to the next level? We'll begin by reviewing core Creator concepts required for this track.

Data Modeling

Have you ever had to rebuild an application due to an error in your structural design? In this session you'll learn how to transform a requirement into a well structured application.

Building a scope of work

They say it's best to always under promise and over deliver. In this workshop you'll learn how to set client expectations by providing a detailed scope of work.

Advanced Sharing

Have data in your application that you want some users to be able to access, but not others? In this session you'll learn to control what people can see and do within your shared application.

Enabling Customer Portal

Learn to invite customers to be a part of your applications with the Creator's customer portal.

Creator Apps in the field

Ready to break away from your desk? In this session you'll learn to take advantage of mobile-specific features on your smartphone using your phone's camera and location services.

HTML Pages

Create custom-styled business web pages that unify various app components in a single interface

Integrate with 3rd Party Applications

Zoho Creator plays well with other applications. In this session you'll learn the practical concepts behind receicing data from virtually any 3rd party app.

Developer API

Are you developing on other platforms? Are you coding in a language other than Deluge? In this session you'll learn how to access Creator data from various development platforms.

Advanced Reports for Creator Applications

In this session you'll learn how to get advanced analytics to make better business decisions by building the right reports to visualize your data.

Extending CRM with Creator

With customer functions, modules, buttons, Zoho CRM can be made even more powerful. In this session you'll learn about building additional business processes that connect with CRM data.

End Note

In this session we'll give a detailed update on the Zoho Creator Developer Program, including 2015 stats, 2016 goals, and upcoming changes

Open Q&A with Developers

Our final session will be a chance to ask any remaining questions you have.


  • Do I have to attend both days of the workshop?

    While attendance at both days is not required, it is encouraged. Day 2 is going to be a continuation of Day 1, so to get the most out of the experience we recommend coming to both days.

  • What do I need to bring with me?

    All you need is your laptop and power cord.

  • What is the dress code?

    At Zoho, we're pretty relaxed and want our attendees to be relaxed too. You're welcome to wear whatever makes you feel comfortable , (but please leave your pajamas at home!)

  • Where should I stay?

    There are plenty of hotels available in the nearby area where the workshop is held.