When ******Tuesday***** September 9th, 2014
Where At Unum in Conference Room 151 our normal meeting location.
Time 5:45 - Food & Conversation
6:00 - Meeting & Presentation Starts

Topic:  An Introduction to Android Development
Speaker: Joey Herrington


The mobile market is exploding with the number of smartphone users increasing at a vast rate.  Don’t become left behind: put your app idea in the hands of potentially millions of Android users.  Whether you are a .NET developer who has never touched another programming language or a seasoned, multi-disciplined programming ninja, you will have something to take away from this meeting.  We will cover the basics of Java programming and Android development, and we’ll look at specifics like the Action Bar, Fragments, and the ListView.  We’ll explore commonly used techniques and best practices and finish with a fully functional Android application.  Don’t miss this exciting night!


Speaker Bio
Joey Herrington is a software developer and former US Air Force Technical Sergeant who has lived in the Chattanooga area for the past 6 years.  He currently works as a mobile developer for US Xpress, specializing in Android, iOS, and Windows platforms.  Prior to living and working in Chattanooga, Joey was in the Air Force for 8 years, working in England, Afghanistan, Kansas, and Georgia as a radio technician.  He lives in Cleveland with his wife and 5 year old daughter.


Last Months Presentation by Doug Turnure is here

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