Come and join us for a full day of mobile software development technical sessions on August 28, from 10am to 4pm, at Adobe Klondike Room, 343 Preston St.
We have five speakers from different parts of the mobile space. Here is the agenda of the day,
Paulo Fierro is a Norwegian born developer with a passion for User Experience and over a decade's experience of playing with the Flash Platform. Over the years he has worked with clients such as People Magazine, the New York Giants, the Kentucky Derby, SAS, Nickelodeon and Telenor to create both compelling experiences and strategic proof of concepts. In recent years he has switched his focus over to mobile and has been lucky enough to work together with some great designers, developing award winning iPhone apps and reaching the #2 spot on the App Store. A few months ago he left the big city lights of Oslo for Brighton, UK where he has been setting up Jade Hopper, a micro agency focused on web and mobile, with his partner Niqui Merret.
Julian Dolce is a Senior Flash Developer at QNX Software Systems, specializing in mobile AIR applications. Julian has spoken at numerous conferences around the world where he has taught workshops on moving from Flash development to iPhone development, as well as a number of AIR for Android development workshops. He also maintains a personal development blog, www.deleteaso.com, where he writes about his life as a Flash developer.
Tariq Zaid is the CEO and co-founder of SelectStart Studios - an Ottawa based mobile development studio headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, specializing in the delivery of intuitive mobile solutions across all major platforms including: Apple iOS, BlackBerry, Android, J2ME and Windows Mobile.
Colin Melia is the Principal Architect for DreamDigital, a hands-on Architect for over 17 years, a speaker and trainer on Microsoft technologies, as well as a user group leader in Ottawa. He has expertise in the areas of rich UI with WPF/Silverlight, cloud development with Azure, and BI with SQL Server, along with in-depth knowledge of core technologies such as .NET, OData, WCF, WF, LINQ and WIF. He has developed award-winning simulation technology with rich UI, cloud-based learning portals and workflow-driven BI systems. He also created the first streaming video community site with Windows Media. Colin has worked in the finance, telecoms, e-learning, Internet communications, learning and gaming industries, with his latest business solutions currently in use by thousands of users world-wide in corporations like GE, HP, O2, Cisco, IBM, Microsoft & Reuters.