Blog posts by mpeth

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April 25, 2022
By mpethFiled under

Over the holidays, we finally opened the registration for the Berlin CiviCamp on May 16. Sorry it took so long - we have had a heavy work load in our ongoing projects recently, plus Corona hit us fully with sick leaves of staff and closed child care facilities. 

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September 23, 2021
By mpethFiled under

Over the last year, SYSTOPIA has developed a set of CiviCRM extensions to make event management with CiviCRM more efficient and easier for participants and staff. In the first part, we present three extensions that support invitations, communications and check-in.

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May 20, 2015
By mpeth Filed under Extensions, Make it happen

If you have been working with CiviCRM for a while, you will have noticed that certain patterns occur regularly in your data - and thus have to be entered over and over again.

Consider this: 

The prefix "Mr" corresponds to the gender "male", "Mrs" is usually "female" - you know that, but CiviCRM does not, so you have to make an additional entry

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May 12, 2015
By mpeth Filed under Extensions, Finance and Accounting
On last year's CiviCon in London we presented the first stable release of CiviSEPA 1.0 - a fully integrated solution for direct debit payments in the Single Euro Payments Area.

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March 4, 2015
By mpeth Filed under Training

SYSTOPIA bietet am 20. März wieder ein offenes CiviCRM-Grundlagentraining in Bonn an. Es richtet sich an

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February 4, 2015
By mpeth Filed under Community, CiviDay, Internationalization and Localization, Meetups

CiviDay Cologne (or Köln, as the city is called in German) was a pretty lively gettogether of CiviCRM old-timers and newcomers. It was hosted by Forum Ziviler Friedensdienst and SYSTOPIA Organisationsberatung. With 16 participants it showed healthy interest in CiviCRM in (western) Germany. After all, this was the first meetup of its kind in the Cologne-Bonn area, and CiviCRM usage and community networks in Germany generally still have some room to grow.

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October 20, 2014
By mpeth Filed under CiviCRM, Community, Documentation

As you may know from a recent blog post by artfulrobot, CiviCRM is applying for a dedicated platform on Stack Exchange. I don't know about you, but I would love to see this happen.

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October 17, 2014
By mpeth Filed under Training

SYSTOPIA bietet am 28. November erstmals ein offenes CiviCRM-Grundlagentraining in Bonn an. Es richtet sich an

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