RIM is hosting its inaugural Future Developer Event at Pace University in New York City. The event, held on Pace’s campus, gives students the opportunity to develop their own BlackBerry app, using RIM’s HTML5/WebWorks tools. The event kicks off Friday, March 30 at 9 a.m. and continues through Saturday at 5 p.m.
Students will get to engage in hands-on app development, and they’ll have to support of the experts through panels and briefings. They will also be able to learn techniques to develop compelling apps for BlackBerry smartphones and the PlayBook.
The program aims to give students, hands-on experience and access to RIM experts. Students attend a developer panel, which includes experts from RIM and from their developer partners.