Building a Complete HTML5/PhoneGap App with the Cloud Platform

This month we are excited to have Max Katz, the head of Developer Relations for, showing us how to build a complete HTML5/PhoneGap app.

5:30-6:10: Networking and Food

Food, Soda, Beer and Networking. We are grateful to Sarah Renner from TEksystems for their continued sponsorship of the Food and Soda!

6:10-6:20: Announcements

6:20-7:30: Learn How to Build a Complete HTML5/PhoneGap App with the Cloud Platform - Max Katz

Learn how to build a complete mobile app with the cloud platform. We will build the mobile app UI with HTML5/jQuery Mobile using visual drag and drop builder. Connect to backend services, and to 3rd party APIs. Use Apache Cordova (PhoneGap) for native device features, build/deploy the app. This is a live coding session where attendees will be able to test the app as it's being built.
About Max Katz

Max Katz heads Developer Relations for, a cloud-based mobile app platform. He loves trying out new and cool REST APIs in mobile apps. Max is the author of two books “Practical RichFaces” (Apress 2008, 2011), and is a frequent speaker at developer conferences. You can find out what Max is up to on his blog: and Twitter: @maxkatz.

7:30: Door prizes: JetBrains IDE License
Books - Provided by Addison Wesley, Prentice Hall
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  • James F.

    I gave 5 out of 5 stars for the platform presentation by Max, Sarah Renner for sponsoring the event and Kris for organizing the event. I will recommend future meetups to others. Thank you all.

    1 · July 8

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