Presenter: Burr Sutter, Sr. Product Manager, Developer Experience/Tools
Description: The massive adoption of smartphones sporting advanced operating systems like iOS and Android as well as the rapidly growing popularity of tablet devices has changed the nature of web development. Server-side Java guys must become vastly more savvy with the various frameworks, tools and techniques needed to build mobile friendly, HTML5-based web applications.
In this session, we will distill HTML5 into the most important aspects that impact the Java web developer community. The focus of this session will be on practical tips and techniques for how to best take advantage of HTML5 features in your Java-based applications. We will have demonstrations and code samples to illustrate how to leverage your current server-side Java coding skills by adding RIA-focused HTML 5 features that are available on today's mobile platforms.
Presenter Bio: Burr Sutter is a currently a Java Champion, previously president of the Atlanta Java Users Group, founder of the DevNexus Conference and he works for JBoss by Red Hat. He also founded the Atlanta chapter of the International Association of Software Architects and has spent 20 years teaching technologies to other technologists. Previous speaking engagements include: JavaOne, Javapolis (now Devoxx), No Fluff Just Stuff, Jazoon, the TDC in Sao Paulo and various JUGs around the globe.