BlackBerry JamHack 2012

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BlackBerry JamHack 2012 Event Details

Date: 19 Oct 2012
Time: 8.00 PM
Venue: York Butter Factory
           62-66 King Street Melbourne VIC 3000 Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

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Program Details

Ideation – Friday 19 Oct 2012


8.00pm to 11.00pm

- Registration & Welcome

- Team Introductions

- Country Vibes by Research In Motion speaker

- Rules & Regulations

- JamBytes: BlackBerry 10 Design/UX: Finding Your Flow

- Team Breakouts – ideation with RIM experts


12.30am to 1.30am

BlackBerry JamHack simultaneous kick-off


Creation – Saturday 20 Oct 2012


1.30am to 12.00am

Hack for all teams:

- RIM Tech Experts Onsit

- RIM Virtual Global Helpdesk

- RIM Business Development Roving team


JamBytes sessions by RIM:

- Invocation and Sharing

- Unified Inbox and Notifications

- Going Viral with BBM

- Pushing Data and Notifications

- Handling Payments in your app


Sponsored Session: Pearson's Plug & Play APIs


Showcase – Sunday 21 Oct 2012


12.00am to 6.00am

Hack for all teams:

- RIM Tech Experts Onsite

- RIM Virtual Global Helpdesk

- RIM Business Development Roving team


6.00am to 9.00am

Final Preparation for Pitch Sessions


9.00am to 12.00pm

Pitch sessions by all teams

*Tentative program only. Detailed program to be confirmed. Please note that all presentations will be in English.



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