|Vincent||New & Cool|
|15:45:00 - 16:35:00||Beginner||English|
One of the very interesting and useful platforms for JavaFX is touch enabled devices such as Windows 8 tablets. This session will demonstrate a variety of JavaFX applications running on a Surface Windows 8 Pro, pointing out features in JavaFX designed to leverage touch capabilities. This session will be code and demo intensive, and will include a primer on 3D.
Bio van Jim Weaver
James L. (Jim) Weaver is a Java and JavaFX developer, author, and speaker with a passion for helping rich-client Java and JavaFX become preferred technologies for new application development. Books that Jim has authored include Inside Java, Beginning J2EE, and Pro JavaFX 2. His professional background includes 15 years as a systems architect at EDS, and the same number of years as an independent developer. As an Oracle Java Evangelist, Jim speaks internationally at software technology conferences. Jim blogs at http://javafxpert.com, tweets @javafxpert, and may be reached at james.weaver AT oracle.com.