Using EventKit in iOS

Neil Ang, Victoria University

Audience: Beginner-Intermediate

Abstract:

An introduction to using the EventKit and EventKitUI frameworks in your iOS application. This workshop will provide a brief overview of EventKit, and a code-along demonstration on accessing a users calendar information on an iOS device, as well as inserting events into a calendar which have been sourced from a remote server.

Speaker Bio:

Neil works for Victoria University as a Web and iOS developer, and developed the VU iPhone app. His role involves expanding and maintaining that app, as well as the main university website.  In the past year he has released open source iOS frameworks, Mac projects and Safari Extensions (see https://github.com/neilang). Neil is also a postgraduate student at RMIT, where he is completing a Masters in Computer Science.