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BbWorld Developers LIVE

Bringing you highlights straight from DevCon

Developers: don’t worry if you can’t make it to DevCon this year. We’ll bring you highlights straight from the source, including a short recap from the keynote, the Hackathon award ceremony, and innovative stories from your peers.

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Get ready for 2017 by watching the 2016 sessions

As we’re finalizing the program for this year, view these sessions from 2016 for a peek at the type of content you can expect to see when you join for the live streaming. Be sure to check back for more details as the event gets closer.

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The Blackboard Technology State of the Union

Mark O’Neil, Development Platform Senior Product Manager

Kick off the day with a keynote address on how we're strengthening and growing our support for developers. We'll be talking REST API technical previews for Learn, ongoing work to support Building Blocks and LTI capabilities, the benefits of updating to Java 8, and the newly launched Developer space on the Blackboard Community site. Mark O’Neil will close the session with an overview of the roadmap for integrations and extensions that let developers make the most of their learning tools.

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Mark O'Neil & Scott Hurrey, Blackboard

Miss Car Talk? Who doesn't. Try this REST API Talk on for size. Join Mark O'Neil and Scott Hurrey for a live conversation on our REST API. The bearded duo will start the conversation with the basics (like getting started on our Developer Portal) and then dive deep into best practices and application to Blackboard RESTful integrations. There will be plenty of time for Q&A, so bring your toughest questions. They'll be taking Q's right from the live stream discussion.  

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Architect Round Table

Mike Mast, Senior Director of Software Development

Blackboard’s Mike Mast will lead a panel of Blackboard Software Architects to close DevCon 2016 - and the format is designed around you. This session is your opportunity to ask your burning technical questions and hear straight from the source. Post your questions in the discussion forum (available once you log in on July 12) and emcee Vivek Ramgopal will take them to the panelists, where your questions will be answered on air.

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