1 DAY CONFERENCE

BlackBerry 10 Jam

Topics covered at #BB10jam

Thursday, 7th March at The Skills Matter eXchange, London

Don Turner, Luca Sale, David Arnold and Phil Lander will be speaking. Starts at 9:00 AM.

Want to learn how to successfully develop and launch apps for the BlackBerry 10 platform? Would you like to discover the strengths of and the vision for the BB10 Platform? Join us at Blackberry Jam for an intensive day of learning and sharing BlackBerry 10 skills.

Recently launched amid much excitement and anticipation the new BlackBerry® 10 OS will impact mobile productivity, gaming, socializing and more.

Whether you are a beginner or master mobile app developer, you will benefit from this programme of in-depth talks, covering HTML5 + BlackBerry® WebWorks™ and Native C/C++ development for the BlackBerry 10 platform. Throughout the day, you will be able to interact with some of BlackBerry's top experts, who can provide guidance, tips and tricks to help you get started building amazing, quality apps for BlackBerry 10.

Click through the sessions to find out more!

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Welcome Keynote

Opening Keynote to the Blackberry 10 Jam

Phil Lander

Phil Lader is the Senior Director at Research In Motion.

BlackBerry 10 Experience Overview

Want to discover the power of BlackBerry 10?

Learn about the unique capabilities of BlackBerry 10 in this insightful talk.

Luca Sale

Luca Sale is a BlackBerry Developer Evangelist focusing on HTML5 development. With 9 years of web development experience under his belt, 4 of those in mobile, he is a strong advocate for front-end development and pushing the boundaries of what the we

Cascades 101

Eager to learn the fundamentals of Cascades, how you use it and how it works on the inside?

In this introduction to the Cascades UI Framework, we will go through how Cascades makes use of Qt and QML, and show a few code examples.

Don Turner

Don is a lively, passionate speaker and you'll find him at events all over Europe. He has a particular love for coding live on stage and the unexpected (and frequently humorous) results that follow. 

Native or HTML5? Let’s use both!

Should you go Native or HTML5?

Blackberry 10 expert Luca Sale explains why you should use both.

Luca Sale

Luca Sale is a BlackBerry Developer Evangelist focusing on HTML5 development. With 9 years of web development experience under his belt, 4 of those in mobile, he is a strong advocate for front-end development and pushing the boundaries of what the we

Deploying your apps in the Enterprise

How can BlackBerry Balance and the new BlackBerry World for Work, give you the opportunity to engage with Enterprise Customers?

In this talk we’ll look at the deployment options in BlackBerry Device Service with a eye for improving customer relations.

David Arnold

David is a member of the Blackberry 10 Enterprise Development team helping Enterprise customers and partners successfully architect, build, deploy and manage applications for the BlackBerry platforms. David brings over 12 years of consulting and trai

The Skills Matter eXchange

Located just a five minute walk from Barbican and Old Street Stations and a 15 minute walk from Kings Cross and St Pancras Stations, the Skills Matter eXchange provides a great selection of event spaces with all the facilities you need for a vibrant, interactive and successful Tech Event.

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Whether you are organising a hackathon, an (un)conference, a training course, product launch or meeting, our experienced event team loves to help you make your event stand out!

Fully equipped, with well working WIFI and projection facilities, and with AV, power points and white boards available in most of our space, the Skills Matter eXchange provides:

  • one auditorium, seating up to 125 people (theatre style)

  • two spacious event-, or training rooms, each seating up to 70 people theatre style or 25 people class room style

  • one bright training or meeting room, seating up to 14 class room style or 18 Board room style)

  • one training or meeting room, seating up to 8 people class room or Board room style.

  • two funky break-out areas serving complementary coffee & tea throughout your event.

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Get in touch with us today!

  • Phone: +44 (0) 207 183 9040

  • Email: info@skillsmatter.com

  • Address: Skills Matter, 116-120 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP

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The Skills Matter eXchange

116-120 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP, GB


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