mapIT is extremely excited to announce that Dr. Bitange Ndemo, the Permanent Secretary of the Kenyan Ministry of Information Technology and Services (ITS), will be opening the Developer Day in Nairobi on the 25th March.
To follow on from the last successful mapIT Developers Day held in Johannesburg, South Africa in October 2012, mapIT will be hosting their first Developer’s Day in Nairobi, Kenya on the 25th March 2013. The event will be hosted in association with mapIT’s Kenyan partner, Integrat – a leading mobile aggregation services provider.
The best two applications developed will each win a TomTom personal navigation device with map data for East Africa sponsored by TomTom Africa. Other prizes will also be announced on the day.
Places are limited so to register, please email your full details to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information visit: http://www.mapit.co.za/kenyadevday
To follow on from the last successful mapIT Developers Day held in March, we are hosting yet another Developers Day which will be taking place on Friday 5th October in Jo'burg.
We will once again be running a competition for the first application to be developed on our latest APIs.
Why attend? Come see the platform that once powered Google Maps, Yahoo Maps and includes clients such as maps.com, sensis.com.au, toptable.co.uk, touchlocal.co.uk and Garmap, to name but a few. Meet our international guests and specialists from France, Germany and the USA.
This is a day not to be missed, whether you need or currently utilise web or mobile LBS applications this is the preferred technology platform which enables you to easily white label any application. Users of our LBS platform will receive local support from mapIT’s support team, quality mapping data, full control of your content and an online free DevZone portal for 24/7 support.
Most importantly you will have free access to our software during the development phase of your application.
Date: Friday, 5th October
Venue: Jo'burg, Venue TBC
9:00 - 12:00: Web and Mobile Maps API
We will cover the fundamentals of maps, map overlays, routing, address search and other advanced LBS features including local content search. We will also cover native and mobile LBS applications on several mobile operating systems and mobile browsers.
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Develop
A license key to access the deCarta platform will be provided. The time slot will be allocated to developing your app for the competition. Both deCarta and mapIT specialists will be on hand to help.
Places are limited, book today to avoid disappointment!
** Please remember to bring your laptops. This will be an interactive full day workshop, you will be given a USB with a license key on to access the deCarta platform.
(limited to 3 developers per company)