Workshop - AS3 Veteran to Flex 4 Hero

A session at Flash on the Beach 2010

Sunday 26th September, 2010

9:00am to 5:00pm (GMT)

If you spend most of your day working with ActionScript 3.0 and want to extend your skill set to Flex but have only kicked the tyres, then this for you.

This workshop focuses on the things that you, as a professional developer, need to know to get you up and running with Flex 4.

WHAT WILL YOU GET FROM THIS WORKSHOP?

You'll end the day with a firm working knowledge of:

The Flex framework

Framework life-cycle
Working with view states
Utilizing the Flex events
The benefits of Collections and Vectors
Enhancing interaction with effects
Working with remote data
The Component life-cycle

How to create your own components
Skinning and styling with FXG and Spark
Integrating Flash Professional & Flash Catalyst in your workflow
We'll also be looking at how to use the Debugger, Profiler and Network Monitor in Flash Builder 4 to kill those bugs in a timely and efficient manner.

WHAT PREREQUISITE SKILLS DO YOU NEED?

Good working knowledge of ActionScript 3.0

WHAT HARDWARE / SOFTWARE DO YOU NEED?

Laptop (with wifi)
Flash Builder 4
Flash Professional CS5
Flash Catalyst

About the speaker

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Mike Jones

Technologist, polymath, maker of things, and all round geek. Known to rant before a morning coffee bio from Twitter

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When

Time 9:00am5:00pm GMT

Date Sun 26th September 2010

Short URL

lanyrd.com/srk

Official event site

flashonthebeach.com

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Books by speaker

  • Developing Flex 4 Components: Using ActionScript & MXML to Extend Flex and AIR Applications

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