Raymond Camden is a developer advocate for IBM. His work focuses on the StrongLoop platform, Bluemix, hybrid mobile development, Node.js, HTML5, and web standards in general. He’s a published author and presents at conferences and user groups on a variety of topics. Raymond can be reached at his blog (, @raymondcamden on Twitter, or via email at

Introduction to PhoneGap Mobile Development

An introduction to working with PhoneGap. The main focus will be on Android development, but iOS will be discussed as well. I’ll walk folks through the process of installing the necessary bits and how to create a PhoneGap project in Eclipse. I’ll demonstrate PhoneGap running on real devices.

Creating Mobile Friendly Sites with jQuery Mobile

An introductory look at the jQuery Mobile framework. The focus will be on using the framework on web sites, but I’ll demonstrate using jQM within a Phonegap-wrapped application as well.