Nicknamed the "Wunderkinder" (Wonder Kid), Jack is currently running his own gig at MotionInMotion as a screencaster and freelancing at FluffyJack Design. Jack is an experienced programmer, web developer, and UX designer interested in innovative projects, who has recently published his own book, RubyMotion for Rails Developers.
Jack’s wealth of knowledge and professional pursuits are extensive. They include teaching Ruby for iOS and Rails Developers, building mobile apps, implementing agile methodology and delivering affordable online marketing solutions for Australian businesses. Jack has worked for NBN Co Limited, 6.2 an innovation Lab and Fillim, a global online video-on-demand platform, and is instructing the GA's full-time Web Development Immersive Program in Sydney.
He is particularly passionate about the environment, human rights and poverty alleviation.
How to make an iPhone App: Introduction to iOS Development
Get acquainted with iOS app development. This workshop will teach you the basics of Xcode and offer you a good grasp on how to start building iOS Apps the right way.
Programming Fundamentals for Non-Programmers: Intensive Series
Learn the fundamentals of web development in this 4-part intensive class series. We cover both front-end and back-end programming topics with plenty of hands-on exercises.
Code in One Day: HTML & CSS Crash Course
Get into front-end web development quickly and easily. Dive head first into HTML & CSS, skill up with live coding exercises, and build a basic web page from scratch.
Install-Fest: Get Your Laptop Up and Running With Ruby on Rails
A free Saturday session for anyone who help to get your laptop up & running with Ruby on Rails and learn about the tools to start building applications.
Get Started Building Mobile Apps: A Free Intro to iOS Programming with Swift
Get an overview of the end-to-end iOS app development process. Get started with Xcode and Swift, with a live demo of how to program a basic working mobile app for iPhone.
Build a Web App: HTML, Rails and GitHub
Upgrade your professional toolkit with a single day crash course on back end web development fundamentals in HTML, Rails and git basics.
This 12-week course will introduce you to the basics of iOS app development using Apple’s new programming language Swift.
Web Development: Let's Break it Down
Career Transition: Jumpstart Your Career in Web Development
If you are looking to switch careers and become a full-time web programmer, join us for this free class to discus the various career paths available and what steps to take.
Free Lunchtime Class: Intro to Back End Web Development
Interested in developing for the back-end? This free class will help you start turning your ideas into working applications with Ruby on Rails.
Free Intro to Mobile App Development at the Apple Store
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Programming Fundamentals for Non Programmers - Mobile App Series
Learn the fundamentals of programming in Swift, Apple’s programming language for iOS & OS X development. Start thinking like a programmer & kickstart your iOS development learning.
Work Smart, Live More: Productivity Expert Panel
We've assembled a panel of productivity experts to help you work smart and live more.
Programming Fundamentals: Front-End Programming for Non-Programmers
Learn the fundamentals of front-end web development in this workshop. We cover both front-end topics with plenty of hands-on exercises.
Founders Bootcamp: Two-Day Intensive Startup MBA
The two-day intensive founders bootcamp provides a definitive, step-by-step process to launching your business
Hour of Code at GA: Part of the Global #Hourofcode Movement
General Assembly are hosting a free event as part of the Hour of Code global movement. This is for anyone who is interested in learning the basics of building awesome websites!
Web Development Immersive
12-weeks. All day, every day. Learn the skills to become an entry-level web developer and the resources to get a job in this intensive program.
Let’s break down the barriers for women in tech, one line of code at a time. Take part in strengthening the female programming community with a night of coding & empowerment.
Introduction to Ruby on Rails Workshop
Learn HTML, Rails, and git basics that will get you moving in your app development process.
Crack the Code: Programming for Non-Programmers Workshop
Are you a creative or entrepreneur that wishes you could speak tech with your web development team? Maybe you wish you could code a bit yourself?
General Assembly Open Day: Back to School!
Ever wondered what it's really like to be a student at General Assembly? Well, pack up your backpack, put on your thinking cap, and join us for our first ever GA Open Day!
Get With the Program: Swift Expert Panel
Join us to hear how Apple new programming language Swift will change the world of iOS development.
Swift Meetup Round 2: Swift in Action
Join us to hear how Apple's new programming language Swift will change the world of iOS development.
Email Marketing Bootcamp for Designers and Marketers
Create eye-catching designs for your email marketing campaigns. Learn how to create the designs you want and/or talk to the coders bringing you design ideas to life.
Get Started in Web Development: A Free Class
Start from scratch - get an intro to web development.