Zebra APPFORUM has been a hugely successful event series driving innovation in the Enterprise Software space since the first in Barcelona 2010. This year Zebra is thrilled to expand the lineup of sessions and speakers to include more industry leaders from across the Enterprise Software landscape. Register for the Americas or Europe APPFORUMs to innovate, engage, and transform your software solutions.


Technical leaders, from CTOs to CIOs to software architects or developers will hear first-hand from Jack Weixel, Head of Business Development on the Google Enterprise Android team, in the day 1 keynote how new enhancements in the Android platform can enable businesses to deliver compelling user experiences, and both better understand and better serve their customers.


Brian Duff, lead on the Context team in Android at Google, will give an overview, use cases, and samples on how to utilize proximity technologies in Android.


Todd Burner, Developer Advocate at Fabric, now part of Google, will share how to gather and analyze crash reports with the most popular crash reporting tool, Crashlytics. He will explore new ways to automate deployment and beta testing with Fastlane.


Android not your thing? Microsoft lead Kerry Ogata will outline how you can leverage IoT Mobile on the Windows platform in the day 2 keynote.


Certified Xamarin Instructor and founder of Eight Bot, Mike Stonis, will be diving into Xamarin.Forms and how to build cross-platform with the Zebra EMDK or Link-OS SDK.


Looking to more effectively build an IoT solutions in the Cloud? SAP’s David Sacks, Sr. Director Platform Ecosystems, will show how to simplify the process of integrating edge IoT sensors into an easy-to-manage cloud environment. He will also demonstrate how to streamline the process of analyzing the data to identify trends and critical information.


Want to take a step back to evaluate what areas and use cases can drive the greatest growth for your business? Toby Vogels, Developer Evangelist at Flurry Analytics, will share findings from Flurry’s State of Mobile Report to offer insights on how business leaders, marketers and developers can stand out in the crowd and increase market share. Among other topics he will dive into which app categories are driving the most engagement and which ones are losing steam.


Zebra’s Vertical Practice leads will guide sessions outlining growth areas and pain points in Healthcare, Manufacturing, Retail, and Transportation & Logistics.


Zebra Chief Marketing Officer, Jeff Schmitz, will also be hosting a CTO/CIO panel discussion with Technology, IS, and Security leads from several of Zebra’s customers. This panel discussion will highlight the areas many corporations struggle around the decision-making process, deployment, and management of Enterprise Software and, most importantly, how they address and overcome those issues.


Of course, APPFORUM will still showcase the latest from Zebra. Zebra CTO Tom Bianculli will showcase some of the transformative innovations Zebra is rolling out. Zebra product managers, architects, and engineers will be leading sessions and are available to answer your questions or give you the chance to voice your thoughts on product features.


I am thrilled to be able to introduce an agenda featuring such an All-Star cast. I encourage you to review the schedule, sessions, and speakers to see for yourself how informative this year’s APPFORUM will be. Register now for the Americas or Europe APPFORUMs. I look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas and Prague.