Christophe Coenraets, a leading Adobe Technical Evangelist, will be discussing and showing off the latest capabilities of the new release of Creative Suite 5.5 which includes Flash Builder 4.5, Flash Catalyst 4.5 and Flex SDK 4.5. This event will have detailed information for both Designers and Developers. All are welcome.
Although FB4.5 is a dot release, there are some major changes, including much more powerful cross platform development and very significant amounts of optimization for target platforms, including iOS devices.
There are also lots of workflow and SDK changes that affect Developers and Designers. There will be ample time for questions and demonstration. Christophe is a very hands on presenter with deep knowledge of the product. He frequently answers questions by building an example on the spot.
This will be a great session. A full agenda will be posted shortly, but to give you a sense of what will be covered check out this example from Christophe's blog and this user story posted on Ben Forta's blog in March.
Presenter: Christophe Coenraets
Christophe Coenraets is a Technical Evangelist for Adobe where he focuses on Rich Internet Applications and Enterprise Integration. He has been working on Flex since the early days of the product in 2003. In his previous role at Macromedia, Christophe worked on JRun, the company's J2EE application server. Before joining Macromedia, Christophe was managing Java, Internet, and PowerBuilder evangelism at Powersoft/Sybase. Christophe has been a regular speaker at conferences worldwide for the last 15 years. He blogs at http://coenraets.org.
Please join us after 6:30pm for discussion and refreshments. Talk begins promptly at 7pm.
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