Rich Internet Applications (RIA) DevCamp : June 12


The Rich Internet Applications (RIA) DevCamp organised by the ACM Bangalore Chapter ( is an effort to educate and network professionals, entrepreneurs and students interested in and working on various rich internet platforms.

The RIA DevCamp format is a combination of an unconference in the first half of the day followed by in depth tutorials post lunch.

Date & Time: Saturday, 12th June 2010, 09:00 — 06:00

Venue: Honeywell Technology Solutions Lab

151/1, Doraisanipalya, Bannerghatta Road

Bangalore - 560 076, Karnataka


Main Audi

10.30 - 11.15 * Introduction to RIA

11.15 - 11.45 * An Overview of RIA platforms

11.45 - 12.15 * RIA use Case Studies

12.15 - 12.45 * unPanel (moderator)

12.45 - 1.00 * Intro to unSessions

1.00 - 2.00 Lunch

Break out room 1 :

Speaker - Shiva Kumar is a Committer and a PMC (Project Management Committee) Member in Apache Geronimo, a free and open-source J2EE/Java EE 5 Server. He has been working in IBM India Software Labs for close to 7 years now, since completing his BE in Computer Science from R.V. College of Engineering, Bangalore. Since Aug-2008, Shiva is parallelly pursuing his Ph.D. in Machine Learning from Indian Institute of Science (IISc) under Prof. A.G. Ramakrishnan, Electrical Engineering Department. At IBM, he his currently in the WebSphere Web 2.0 Feature Pack development team and, his work involves contributing to Apache Wink project.

Following will be demoed in this session: * Dojo Toolkit: an open source JavaScript library that enables building rich user interface consisting of Menus, Tabs, Tooltips, Sortable Tables, Dynamic Charts, Tree widgets that support drag-and-drop, attractive themes, Asynchronous communication, and many other cross-browser features.

* JAX-RS/Apache Wink: an open source Java framework that enables development and consumption of REST style web services. In addition, Apache Wink has support for Atom Syndication Format, Atom Publishing Protocol, RSS, JSON, CSV and OpenSearch.

* Server Side Push: a feature that enables the clients to be notified immediately of any server-side changes using the Bayeux protocol.

* Ajax Proxy: a convenient server-side proxy that can be used to enable cross-site scripting.

Break out room 2 :

Session Title:

Building Rich Internet Applications using Adobe Flash Platform

Session Abstract:

In this session you will learn how Adobe Flash Platform technologies can be used to develop RIch Internet Applications targeting browsers, desktops and devices. In particular you will see Flash Catalyst, Flex, Flash Builder, BlazeDS and LiveCycle DS in action.

Speaker Bio:

Sujit Reddy G is a Technical Evangelist for Flash Platform technologies at Adobe. He brings with him a great deal of expertise in Flex, J2EE and PHP. He specializes in building enterprise applications on Adobe Flash Platform and has a blog focusing on the integration of Adobe Flex with Adobe LiveCycle Data Services (and BlazeDS) at

In this session you will learn how Adobe Flash Platform technologies can be used to develop RIch Internet Applications targeting browsers, desktops and devices. In particular you will see Flash Catalyst, Flex, Flash Builder, BlazeDS and LiveCycle DS in action.

Break out room 3


Mr Sandeep Chalke - He is an Chemical Engineer from Mumbai University. Prior to joining I was associated with Cybertech India Pvt. Ltd, for over two years as a Developer.He is working in Microsoft since 5 years as a Technical Lead with Silverlight and Windows Presentation Foundation support team.

Ms Tulika Chaudharie – She is an Escalation Engineer working with Microsoft for the last 5.5 years. As an Escalation engineer.She is the last point of support for customers who are developing their applications using IIS, ASP.Net and other Internet technologies.

Sandeep and Tulika would be presenting RIA Services – Sandeep would be doing the Silverlight portion of RIA while Tulika would be talking about what goes under the hood - like Domain services and Entity Framework.

Both are going to present on WCF RIA services. This was launched on 17th May 2010 and is the next generation middle-tier framework by Microsoft. Microsoft .NET RIA Services simplifies the traditional n-tier application pattern by bringing together the ASP.NET and Silverlight platforms. The RIA Services provides a pattern to write application logic that runs on the mid-tier and controls access to data for queries, changes and custom operations. It also provides end-to-end support for common tasks such as data validation, authentication and roles by integrating with Silverlight components on the client and ASP.NET on the mid-tier.

Break out room 4 :

Speaker: “Allahbaksh is a Technology Lead at SETLabs, Infosys, with close to five years of industry experience. He is a GWT evangelist and has been associated with GWT almost since its inception. He has also extensively worked in other open source technologies like Apache Lucene, Solr search engines, Eclipse plug-in development etc. He is an active participant in most of the technology forums.”

Abstract of the talk:

Google Web Toolkit (GWT) is a development toolkit for building complex web applications. It enables productive development of high-performance web applications in Java, without the developer having to be an expert in browser technologies. Most of the products at Google, like Google Wave and the new version of AdWords etc, are developed using GWT. It's open source.

In this talk, the topics covered will include:JSNI - Native Javascript Interface - Plain JSNI, Making Other libraries work with GWT ; Deferred Binding - GWT Generator Generator Usage in RPC, Internationalization, Resource Bundling and What is new with GWT?

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