Thursday, July 28, 2011

Learn about Google Apps Script in NYC

By Saurabh Gupta, Developer Relations

Cross-posted from the Google Enterprise Blog

Google Apps Script lets you automate and extend Google Apps. Using Apps Script, businesses can build efficient solutions to meet their requirements such as:
Join us on August 18th for the Google Apps Script Hackathon. If your organization uses Google Apps and you want to explore how you can use Google Apps Script to create custom functions or automate repetitive tasks, then this hackathon is a perfect opportunity to learn. Google engineers will be available to answer your questions and help you learn Apps Script throughout the day’s agenda. We’ll provide food, refreshments, and experts to help you learn to use Apps Script and write your own scripts. Just bring your laptop, ideas, and enthusiasm to complete the mix. We hope to see you there!

What: Apps Script Hackathon
Date: Thursday, August 18th, 2011
Time: 2pm to 7pm EST
Where: 76 9th Avenue, New York, NY
Register: Space is limited, register here.

For those who cannot attend in person, we invite you to try out a number of self-paced tutorials on the Apps Script documentation site.

Posted by Scott Knaster, Editor


  1. Definitely sounds interesting. I'd actually like to see more examples of Google Apps Scripts being used to solve business issues prior to making a commitment to travel there. Are there any additional links you can provide that have actual examples of issues solved by the use of your scripts?

  2. You can visit Apps Script gallery and look at some interesting scripts. From the Script Edit, File -> New -> From Template. Additionally, we have published some interesting use cases on Google Apps Developer blog (home of Apps Script).