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Room 307

Bringing a Web App to Mobile Using React Native

Monday, Oct 22 3:15 - 4:00

Presented by Gavin Brown

React is a powerful JavaScript framework for building web apps. React Native takes that technology to mobile. With React Native, use JavaScript to create cross-platform mobile apps. In this presentation, we’ll show how we brought a student success web app, built in React, to mobile using React Native. Learn about the technical aspects of using React Native, including navigation and styling, as well as design approaches when going from web to mobile.


Gavin Brown

Full Stack Developer

Gavin Brown is a Full Stack Developer at Purdue University. He is part of the Studio by Purdue team who has the privilege to create innovative teaching and learning applications to further and enhance college students’ learning. The team's work has been featured by the New York Times, USA Today, CNET, and The Chronicle of Higher Education; and has won awards from Wharton-QS Stars Awards 2014: Reimagine Education, Center for Digital Education, TechPoint Mira Technology Awards, and Campus Technology.