Thursday February 20, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM EST
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Web Developers P2P - Feb.20: Introduction to Web APIs 

If you are interested in attending this session, please click on the "Register Now!" link below!

Topic: Introduction to Web APIs

Speaker: Brad Genereaux, Integration Architect, Agfa HealthCare

This session will introduce the Web API: what it is, how it works, and how it can help you. Areas that will be covered include, the style of REST, what makes for a great API, tools that can be used to access web APIs, and how to authenticate and secure the API. 

Biography: Brad Genereaux is a passionate, engaged and experienced healthcare integration and API developer, and is currently an integration architect with Agfa HealthCare. In the past, he has worked in Canadian healthcare IT, where he has been involved in all phases of implementations on many critical hospital systems. He is actively engaged in the healthcare standards communities of DICOM, HL7 and IHE, focusing on REST methodologies, and is currently co-chair of the DICOM committee on web technologies for medical imaging. He is also a published author, speaker, and blogger. 

Parking: Please include your licence plate number when registering, to avoid receiving a parking ticket. If the Tannery visitor parking lot is full there is alternative parking, such as street parking, and lots 3, 6, and 16 are pay lots for public parking: Parking Map link

Group Information
As the web evolves so do the technologies that let you create for the web. The Web Development group helps you stay on top of the latest development trends in HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and beyond. Whether you are a web ninja or noob, you’ll leave each session with new ideas to energize your front-end workflow.

*Remember: Don't forget to check out the P2P Network Collaboration Space

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Jen Dol, Communitech

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Brad Genereaux, Agfa Healthcare
Jeffrey Avis, Desire2Learn
Matthew Campbell, Desire2Learn

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