The 2015 AT&T Developer Summit takes place just before the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) and includes a lineup of influential keynote speakers scheduled for Monday, January 5, outlining AT&T’s development plans for the year. Break out sessions will follow, hosted by AT&T as well as other industry experts and will cover sessions on all things “connected”.
On Saturday, January 3, the AT&T Developer Summit will host its largest hackathon of the year with $100,000 in prizes. Developers will have two days (Saturday and Sunday) to compete for prizes including the opportunity to participate in the fast-pitch competition live on stage on the Monday. Coders will work with other developers and industry professionals to build an app from scratch using the AT&T suite of APIs.
Developers can register for the AT&T Developer Summit for free until December 1, when the cost of registration will rise to $150. Registration for the hackathon is free.
About AT&T Developer Program
The Developer Program launched in 1996, the longest-standing U.S. wireless carrier developer program. Key Developer Program highlights include the AT&T API Platform, including access to the AT&T Speech API, powered by the AT&T WATSON(SM) speech transcription engine. Other benefits include access to the Application Resource Optimization to improve the battery life and bandwidth usage of application, Software Development Kits and device specifications; developer support through blogs, forums and webcasts; and numerous developer-focused hackathons and training events throughout the year. The program has ranked best among all U.S. carriers for the seventh consecutive year by Evans Data Corporation.
Interested developers can get more information and register at https://devsummit.att.com/