James Thomas


James Thomas

Developer Advocate at IBM

James Thomas is a “Developer Advocate” for IBM, helping developers build scalable applications on IBM’s cloud platform. Having accepted a summer-long internship with IBM as “something to do” before starting his post-graduate degree, James is still here ten years later. Managing to find his way into the “Emerging Technologies” division, James has been able to work on everything from the largest retail banking site in Europe, been a leading open-source developer for a JavaScript toolkit before working on the first commercial system for IBM Watson as the UI Technical Lead.


15 March 2018
Build Serverless Backends and APIs using Swift and Apache OpenWhisk
13:30 - 17:00