Date: Thursday, April 12, 2012
Time: 8:30 AM – 10:15 AM (PST)
Location: : UBC Robson Square, Plaza Level, Carr/Duke Room,800 Robson Street. Vancouver, Canada [MAP]
Cost: Free. Pre-registration is required. Breakfast will be served.
Come meet with fellow Vancouver BlackBerry developers for an interactive presentation by Ed Bourne, Enterprise Mobility Architect at Research in Motion.
– HTML5 for enterprise
– NFC (Near Field Communications)
– Overview of PlayBook 2.0
– Mobile Fusion
– What to expect at BlackBerry World and BB 10 Jam this year in Orlando on May 1-3
This is an open forum to discuss common issues and concerns with the BlackBerry platform.
8:30am – 9:00am Breakfast & Networking
9:00am – 10:00am Presentation
10:00am – 10:15am Q&A
Speaker Bio: Ed Bourne, Enterprise Mobility Architect, RIM
Ed brings over 10 years of experience in mobility as an Enterprise Mobility Architect at Research in Motion (RIM). Ed manages the technical partnerships with some of our largest Strategic Partners, including SAP, helping to foster BlackBerry expertise and bring a compelling mobile experience to our joint customers.
Ed is also speaking later that day at the SAP Inside Track Event being held at BusinessObjects office in Vancouver. His presentation topic: Mobilizing reports, analytics, and BI functionality from SAP on the BlackBerry PlayBook. For more information on that event go to http://wiki.sdn.sap.com/wiki/display/events/SAP+Inside+Track+Vancouver+2012[gravityform id=”28″ name=”Blackberry Developers Breakfast” title=”false” description=”false”]
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Research In Motion (RIM), a global leader in wireless innovation, revolutionized the mobile industry with the introduction of the BlackBerry® solution in 1999. BlackBerry products and services are used by millions of customers around the world to stay connected to the people and content that matter most throughout their day.
The BlackBerry product line includes the BlackBerry® PlayBook™ tablet, the award-winning BlackBerry smartphone, software for businesses and accessories.