Mark Arteaga, founder of RedBit Development

Mark Arteaga is the founder & President of RedBit Development, helping enterprises, innovators and entrepreneurs develop and bring to market the digital applications your customers and employees want and need.

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Microsoft Connect 2017 – Announcement Highlights

Microsoft had their Connect 2017 event last week and there were lots of great announcements that I get excited about. To see the entire keynote go here https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/connectevent/default.aspx but announcements range from From AI to DevOps to iOS and Android development, the key theme for Microsoft is Any Developer, Any App, Any Platform.

Any platform, app, dev

As a developer you are spending a lot of your time in an IDE (Integrated Development Environment), whether it’s XCode, Android …

Polyfill with Create React App

Preamble

As the front end development world continues revolving and evolving into a fully fledged platform, and as javascript continues to make headway in all facets of the tech stack, more and more functionality is being added almost every day.

While this should be a fantastic development, here comes that giant black cloud that we all know too well: Customers.

If you’ve been in front end development for any time at all, you have been through this scenario: After building your latest and …

Getting Started with React Flexbox Grid

Web development technology is fast moving and constantly evolving and seems every time you blink, some new framework has been created. In this article I’ll focus on getting started with React Flexbox Grid. Note that this is not a full fledged tutorial nor a description of flexbox; if that’s what you are looking for then you should check out Chris Coyier’s fantastic write-up: A Complete Guid to Flexbox. The goal of this article is to allow you to quickly get up to speed with …

Xamarin Experience Event Toronto

NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT

If you are into Xamarin like our team at RedBit is you will definitely want to head out to this event to talk about mobile apps, cloud connected apps, DevOps – RedBit will be there!

Microsoft teams will be presenting a half day session on how and why you should take advantage of mobile in your business and how to use the tooling provided from Microsoft such as the new Visual Studio 2017. Spaces are limited so to register you will have to email …

Hacking for Missing Kids – Hockey App, Push Notifications & Wrap Up

This is the last post in a series on how to get the Xamarin based code for a hackathon we did with Missing Children’s Society of Canada up and running on iOS, Windows & Android. This article will focus on how to distribute the app.

For reference here is the series of articles available

  1. Technology for Good
  2. Technology Overview
  3. Cloning the Project
  4. Running Xamarin App on iOS
  5. Running Xamarin App on Android
  6. Running Xamarin App on Windows
  7. Hockey App, Push Notifications & Wrap up

Hockey …

Hacking for Missing Kids – Running Windows Version

In the previous article on Hacking for Missing Kids – Running Android Version we looked at how to get the Xamarin app running on Android. Next, is running the application on Windows using our Xamarin based code

For reference here is the series of articles available

  1. Technology for Good
  2. Technology Overview
  3. Cloning the Project
  4. Running Xamarin App on iOS
  5. Running Xamarin App on Android
  6. Running Xamarin App on Windows
  7. Hockey App, Push Notifications & Wrap up

Do the following to run …

Hacking for Missing Kids – Running Android Version

In the previous article on Hacking for Missing Kids – Running iOS Version we looked at how to get the Xamarin app running on iOS. Next, is running the application on Android.

For reference here is the series of articles available

  1. Technology for Good
  2. Technology Overview
  3. Cloning the Project
  4. Running Xamarin App on iOS
  5. Running Xamarin App on Android
  6. Running Xamarin App on Windows
  7. Hockey App, Push Notifications & Wrap up

Do the following to run the application on Android

  1. Right click …

Geoweb Summit #18

October 19, 2017

Jam Factory | Toronto

3.00 pm - Doors open

4.00 - 4.50 pm - Panel 1

Location app development

Wendy Robertson is Partnerships lead at Port, a peer-to-peer, point-to-point regional transit platform.

Lisa Denis is the founder of Emoggo, leveraging proximity data and geofencing technology.

Mark Arteaga is the founder & President of RedBit Development.

Grant Brigden is the founder of Rover Parking, a marketplace for shared parking.

Moderator

Craig Major is Founder of TorontoStarts.

4.50 - 5.40 pm - Panel 2

3D mapping

Marcus Doran is VP Product of MappedIn, a leading indoor mapping SaaS platform.

Ernest Yap is the co-founder and CEO of Shapetrace, a company that develops augmented reality software to help construction and industrial workers prevent errors.

Daniel Matzeg is cofounder of Enaeria, providing aerial photography, videography, surveying and mapping services.

5.40 - 6.00 pm - Break

Drinks + networking

6.00 - 6.20 pm - Keynote

TELoIP - SD-WAN for IoT

Kevin Suitor is Chief Marketing Officer at TELoIP, the creator of powerful software-defined wide-area networks (SD-WANs) for the most challenging locations requiring high availability and business-critical application traffic.

6.20 - 7.00 pm - Panel 3

Geodata for enterprise

Todd Lewis is President and CEO of Spatial DNA, a Toronto-based technology company specializing in systems engineering and integration of spatial or location-based information with enterprise platforms.

Cahill Puil is founder of Byte Media Group, a digital agency focused on helping eCommerce, blockchain and tech based companies succeed via strategic marketing.

James Rodmell is CTO/Partner of Lemon Mobile, a global B2B company offering white-label software for location-based marketing to smartphones, tablets, and other mobile devices.

7.00 - 7.10 pm - Keynote

Geotab

Mike Branch is the Vice President of Business Intelligence at Geotab.

7.10 - 8.00 pm - Panel 4

Blockchain for IoT

Michael Gord is the founder and CEO of MLG Blockchain Consulting, a global blockchain consulting and development firm focused on developing next generation applications using blockchains and smart contract technology.

Neeraj Srivastava is founder and CTO at DLT Labs, a technical-innovation company with advanced competency in blockchain technology.

Hosted by

Peter Verkooijen, journalist, exiled New Yorker and founder of the Geoweb Forum project.

What are Geoweb Summits?

Geoweb Summits are business development-focused evening conferences in London, Toronto and New York at the intersection of geographic information systems, the internet of things and location-based services.

Who attends Geoweb Summits?

Founders, executives, marketers, managers, developers and creatives of the following companies have participated in our semi-annual summits.

Skyhook
Lokadot
Canaan Partners
Objectgraph
Accel Partners
Cloudline
Socialight
Hot Potato
Luminary Labs
Lokadot
Rosetta
Vrinda
LTU technologies
CityPockets
TangentVector
Chart Venture Partners
LavaMap
HopStop
Maponics
Imano
Lumatic
Romer + Associates
PlaceIQ
AdMonsters
GeoIQ
Galigeo Inc
Sonar
ff Venture Partners
BiteHunter
K2 Labs
Geostellar
Vizzuality
Betaworks
Broadcastr
SonicNotify
Nokia
Total Immersion
Bessemer Venture Partners
Esri
R/GA
LocalResponse
Foxfire Investments
OgilvyOne
RGHTCRWD
Founder Institute
LocaModa
Megamorphosis Design
GroupArgent
Xtify
Starcom Mediavest Group
New York Angels
NYC DoITT
Humble.tv
SPM IBI
Four Legged Features
Lorax Media
Densebrain
Circus
StoreFinders
Phone.com
CBS Local
Chart Venture
WellApps
Sense Networks
Soversa
Goodzer
WebMD
360i
Affect Strategies
New York Times
@radical.media
American Express
Sailthru
IA Ventures
Luminary Labs
Goby
Magnet Media
The Knot
Apple
Metamorphic Ventures
Crowdbeacon
Paliwoda Group
Starvest Partners
8Coupons
Hotlist
Socialight
Placecast
SCVNGR
Deep Focus
MobileBehavior
Baristanet
Deutsche Telekom USA
SNR Denton
NearVerse
Primary Wave Media
PHD Media
Hyperpublic
Business Insider
SimpleGeo
Outcast
IBM
Starcom Mediavest Group
Retailigence
Locality Media
JiWire
Taap.it
Ogmento
iNovia Capital
Morgan Stanley
PSFK
ADstruc
Square 1 Bank
Telcordia
YellowBrck

Pricing and refund policy

We try to keep prices fair and affordable for different groups within the geoweb community. Ticket sales cover our costs. Geoweb Forum is a bootstrapped project.

There are discount codes out there for students and startups. You are welcome to take advantage of them if you come across them, but we can not apply discounts on already bought tickets.

We will refund tickets if an event is cancelled or moved - which should never happen. Otherwise tickets are non-refundable.