After developing his first iOS app in school, Mattieu fell in love with the mobile world. He spent the rest of his years in university learning and teaching mobile development as a member of his university's Mobile App Development club. When he discovered Parse during one of his daily sweep of tech news, he set his sights on becoming part of their growing team.When he is not hard at work at Parse, you'll find Mattieu rocking out on his guitar or carving down the mountain side on his snowboard. He holds a B.A.Sc in Software Engineering from the University of Ottawa where he graduated suma cum laude.
Building rich networked mobile apps feels like 1999 when compared to the amazing web frameworks available today. In this talk we'll take a look at mobile backend as a service and see why it fills a crucial gap in your mobile tool belt. Stop worrying about servers and get back to creating amazing user experiences!