About Blackboard's Developers Day 2010
Join us on 13 September 2010 at James Cook University for our Blackboard's Developers Day – a developer and system administrator focused program built on our clients feedback, innovation and success. We invite all client system administrators and developers to attend the conference and enjoy in-depth technical material on Blackboard LearnTM 9.1. Bring your projects to talk with Blackboard experts in the afternoon and meet your peers to discuss how best to use Blackboard technology.
Developers Day is being hosted by James Cook University.
What: BbSummit Developers day
When: Monday, 13 September 2010
Where: James Cook University, Cairns, Australia
Venue: Building E2 Rooms 113 and 113a, Cairns Campus, James Cook University, Cairns, QLD
Time: 9.00am - 3.00pm
Important Note: Attendees will need to bring their own laptops.
Extend your stay and attend BbSummitTM Australasia 2010, immediately following the close of the Developers Day. Welcome Reception will start on the eveing at the Sebel Cairns Hotel on 13 September 2010.
If you have any further queries, please contact Vikki Yip, Marketing Programs Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Program (Subject to change)
9.00am - 9.30am Registration
9.30am - 9.45am Welcome
9.45am - 10.45am Blackboard API Roadmap for Release 9.x
Discover what’s new and upcoming from the Blackboard API and learn how to
use Blackboard’s new, open capabilities to customize & extend your
Blackboard Learn, Release 9.x platform to meet specific e-learning needs.
10.45am -11.00am Morning Tea Break
11.00am - 12.15pm Open Database
Learn how Blackboard’s Open Database initiative provides you with
powerful access to the data underlying your Blackboard Learn system and
provides exiting new possibilities to extend your Blackboard platform.
12.15pm - 1.00pm Lunch
BREAK OUT SESSIONS ( Break out into Sessions & Group Collaborations)
1.00pm - 1.40pm Getting Started (Break out)
Learn how to get started in developing Building Blocks and proxy tools for
the Blackboard Learn platform.
1.40pm - 2.20pm Project Collaboration and Hack-a-thon
Collaborate on projects and share new ideas and code with your peers. A great
opportunity to get started on the Blackboard Learn extension.
2.20pm - 2.45pm Wrap-up & Closing Remarks
Virtual developer environments? Web APIs? Better standards compliance or
support for industry-transforming technologies? Provide feedback on this day’s
activities and tell us what you need to help shape the future API and developer