November 20, 2014

HTML5 Event Completes Robust Conference Program

HTML5 Communications Summit concludes two-day agenda filled with expert insight and technology demos

Norwalk, CT – November 20, 2014 – TMC (NewsAlert) and Crossfire Media today announced the completion of the HTML5 Communications Summit, held November 18-19, 2014, at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California. The event assembled Web developers, designers, architects, technology leaders and business strategists to learn the latest strategies in HTML5. The two-day event featured networking opportunities and educational content on integrating real-time communications to create interactive Web and app experiences to increase engagement and conversions.

“The HTML5 Communications Summit brought home the changing role of the Web and its ability to expand our interactions.  Creative responsive experiences will be common place in the next few years,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, HTML5. “Developers saw the interactive opportunities with examples they can adopt today.”

The event’s agenda included live WebRTC demos and sessions on JavaScript, AngularJS, browser-friendly applications, second screen ubiquity, video, native mobile applications and the latest HTML5 standards. Speakers included professionals from Acision, Appdynamics, Artezio, Exhilent, Microsoft, RethinkDB, Temasys and keynote presentations by:

  • Will Mitchell, Lead Developer, OnSIP
  • Sajeel Hussain (NewsAlert), Chief Marketing Officer, CaféX Communications
  • Alex Eleftheriadis, Chief Scientist and Co-Founder, Vidyo Inc.

The HTML5 Communications Summit was supported by Platinum Sponsors AppDynamics, OnSIP and Temasys; and Silver Sponsors Animatron and RethinkDB.

Event organizers have officially opened the Call for Speakers for DevCon5 HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference, to be held July 21-22, 2015, in New York City. Individuals interested in presenting should complete the online form. The conference program will include topics that are important to learning about the latest technologies, issues and trends involving HTML5. Speaking applicants are encouraged to suggest a session with an original theme, or they can focus on one of the following topics:

  • Animation
  • Browser Compatibility with HTML5
  • Building New Business Models for the Mobile Web
  • Design
  • Gaming and Mobile
  • Security
  • User Experience
  • User Interface
  • Hybrid Development
  • JavaScript Strategies
  • Nod.JS
  • MongoDB
  • Frameworks

Registration is now open for the July 2015 DevCon5 event. For more information, please contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131. For media inquiries, contact Ashley Baster. Companies interested in exhibiting, sponsoring or advertising packages for DevCon5 should contact TMC’s Joe Fabiano at 203-852-6800 x132.

For the latest DevCon5 news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at @DevConFive.

About TMC

TMC is a global, integrated media company that supports clients' goals by building communities in print, online, and face to face. TMC publishes multiple magazines including Cloud Computing, M2M Evolution, Customer, and Internet Telephony (NewsAlert). TMCnet is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries, and is read by as many as 1.5 million unique visitors monthly. TMC produces a variety of trade events, including ITEXPO, the world's leading business technology event, as well as industry events: Asterisk (NewsAlert) World; AstriCon; ChannelVision (CVx) Expo; Customer Experience (CX) Hot Trends Symposium; DevCon5 – HTML5 & Mobile App Developer Conference; FreePBX World; LatinComm Conference and Expo; M2M Evolution Conference & Expo; SmartVoice Conference; Software Telco Congress; SIP Trunking, Unified Communications (NewsAlert) & WebRTC Seminars; Wearable Tech Conference & Expo III; Fitness and Sports Wearable Technology (FAST) Expo II, WebRTC Conference & Expo V; and more. Visit TMC Events for additional information.

About Crossfire Media

Crossfire Media is an integrated marketing company with a core focus on future trends in technology. We service communities of interest with conferences, tradeshows, webinars and newsletters. Crossfire Media has a partnership with Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) to produce events and websites related to disruptive technologies. Crossfire Media is a division of Crossfire Consulting, a full service Information Technology company based in New York.

Media and Analyst Contact:       

Ashley Baster

Connect2 Communications         

(919) 435-9112  

[email protected]

Edited by Maurice Nagle


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