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Build a Complete App with ( Cloud Platform: HTML5 + Mobile Backend + API

Join us as architect and developer, Shawn Johnson, shows how to create mobile apps with 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 integrated mobile backend services, and to 3rd party APIs. Use Apache Cordova (PhoneGap) for native device features, Push Notifications, and build/deploy the app. This is a live coding workshop where attendees will be able to test the app as its being built. Please bring your laptops and be ready to build an app in an hour! ( offers a cloud-based rapid development environment with integrated back-end services and a rich catalog of API plug-ins that simplify integration with cloud services and enterprise systems. It combines the simplicity of visual development with the power of JavaScript to create cross platform enterprise apps rapidly.

About the Speaker

Shawn Johnson


A mobile developer with extensive experience in the industry, Shawn Johnson developed his first mobile app in 2000. He continues to assist and influence clients in creating mobile apps that boost company visibility in a fun and interactive way. When not implementing his own mobile app designs, he mentors aspiring mobile developers to become successful in the industry.

Update: Please make sure to bring your laptops, as this will be working session. Also, please sign up for a free account, here (, prior to arriving at the workshop so we can all be ready to get started.

Plenty of food and drinks will be provided. A big thanks to our sponsor ThoughtWorks for hosting this event!