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Yet another reason to attend

Yet another reason to attend Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2012! All registered attendees at Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ are eligible to win one of three one-year subscriptions for Visual Studio Professional with MSDN. Register today.

More reasons to come to Southwest Fox/Southwest Xbase++ 2012

We have more reasons for you to attend Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2012:
This year’s keynote address will be given by Jennifer Marsman of Microsoft Corporation. She’ll talk about “Industry Trends in Windows 8”. See for a description of this session.
All Southwest Fox attendees receive a free PDF version of the latest VFP book, [...]

Free Lianja App Builder for Southwest Fox attendees

Lianja Inc. is offering a FREE COPY of Lianja App Builder Standard Edition, valued at $395, for all attendees of Southwest Fox. Build data-centric Apps on Windows, Mac or Linux using your Visual FoxPro, Python, PHP or JavaScript expertise and then deploy on the Desktop, Web and Mobile.

Southwest Fox 2012 speakers and sessions announced

We officially announced the speakers and sessions for Southwest Fox 2012 today. All the details can be found on the Speakers page.
We’re glad to welcome back a couple of speakers who haven’t been to Southwest Fox in a long time: Rod Paddock and Kevin McNeish. And of course Cathy Knight, Kevin Cully, and Rick Strahl, [...]

Attendee’s session ideas

When we sent out the “save the date” notice for Southwest Fox 2012 last week, we asked people to tell us about topics they’d like to see included. As we receive them, we’re planning to put them in this blog, so prospective speakers can see them.
So far, we’ve received two suggestions, one rather broad, one [...]

Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++

Save the dates for Southwest Fox and Southwest Xbase++ 2012! The conferences take place October 18-21, 2012.
This year we have two conferences as one great event at the same location. Southwest Fox has always served Visual FoxPro developers an opportunity to learn and extend their skills, and network with fellow developers. Alaska [...]

Southwest Fox 2012 Call for Speakers

Today we released the Call for Speakers for Southwest Fox 2012. Anyone interested in presenting should visit, read the complete Call for Speakers document (linked from that page), and download the proposal submission application. Session proposals are due by March 23.
As in the past few years, we plan to offer a good selection of [...]

Help us plan Southwest Fox 2012

Southwest Fox 2011 was a great success. Now we’re trying to figure out what form next year’s event will take. You can help us by answering a few questions about your preferences. Please take the survey at, so we can include your input.