Keynote: Qt - Gearing Up For The Future

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Tommi Laitinen

Presenter Bio: 

Tommi Laitinen SVP International Products of Digia is responsible for Qt and Digia’s international product business. He has been at Digia since 1999, and is a member of the company’s management team since 2005; SVP of Competence organization (2009-2010), SVP of Telecommunication division (2007-2008), SVP in charge of the company’s strategy and development (2005-2007), Vice President, Engineering (2002-2004), Director, Quality and Processes (2001-2002) and Business Unit Manager (1999-2000). Tommi has over 15 years of experience in developing Internet and mobile applications and services. He also has a long experience with start-ups, working as a board member and advisor.

Affiliation: 

Digia

Name: 

Tommi Laitinen

Room: 

Salons 4-5

Abstract: 

Tommi Laitinen will share Digia’s vision for Qt and how, together with the Qt ecosystem, it will further develop the leading application and UI development framework. Tommi will touch upon the state of Qt 5 and how this major release will reshape software development with emphasis on advanced, performing and visually stunning end-products. The keynote will conclude with an overview of how to build upon the strength of Qt through community collaboration with the current and future role of the Qt Project.

Date: 

Thursday, December 6, 2012 -
9:15am to 9:30am

Presenter_name: 

Tommi Laitinen