HTML/Javascript Powered Apps

Accepted Session
Scheduled: Wednesday, June 22, 2011 from 8:30 – 10:00pm in B201


Build applications for the desktop and mobile devices using HTML and Javascript.


During this session we will be presenting two platforms: Titanium Desktop and webOS. Learn how you can create applications using your existing knowledge of the web. There will be brief introductions, demos, and open discussions. Feel free to bring by your own applications you have created using HTML and Javascript and show them off!

Speaking experience


  • Edfinkler pensive

    Edward Finkler

    Funkatron Productions


    With over 15 years of passionate web development experience and open source advocacy, Ed Finkler loves empowering people through technology. He’s excited about creating things and sharing them with the world.

    He served as web lead and security researcher at The Center for Education and Research in Information Assurance and Security (CERIAS) at Purdue University for 9 years. More recently, he has been helping startup teams build exciting e-commerce, social sharing, and mapping systems. He’s a proud member of the Fictive Kin team, working on Done Not Done, Gimme Bar, and lots of other cool stuff.

    Ed spends much of his free time creating and working on open source projects such as Spaz, a long-running, award winning microblogging client. Ed also created the PHP libraries like FUnit, Resty.php, PHPSecInfo, and Inspekt.


  • Joshua Roesslein



    Josh currently works on the Titanium Desktop platform
    at Appcelerator. Titanium allows creating applications using
    web technologies such as HTML, CSS, and Javascript. In his spare time
    he enjoys contributing to other open source projects.