Corona Labs - Groups and Events
Groups of mobile developers are meeting worldwide to discuss mobile, apps and Corona SDK.
Find the one in your area and join!
We’re creating new Corona SDK groups each month. If you’d like to join us and don’t see one in your area, drop us a line.
Please note: All times on calendar have been translated to US Pacific time. Please click through to details page (on meetup.com or elsewhere) to see local time.
March 2013 – January 2014
Corona Ambassador Tetsuo Ono will host a CoronaSDK Hands On
Saturday, March 9, 2013
From 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Shinjuku 5-18-20 ShinjukuOmi Building 4F
Shinjuku, Tokyo 160-0022
More details: http://atnd.org/events/36909
Corona SDK framework multiplatform game development with Asier Arranz
March 22, 2013, from 7pm to 9pm
Paseo de la Chopera, 14,
Develop Physics Based Apps 10X Faster
2013/04/13 13:00 to 15:00
Presented by Corona Ambassador Tetsuo Ono
4th floor Omibiru Shinjuku
TechBuzzSpace (5-18-20 Shinjuku, Shinjuku)
Corona SDK Meetup, Tokyo
2013/04/15 19:00 to 21:00
Presented by Yamamoto-san, Ganesan, and Tetsuo.
(Holland Hills Mori Tower, No. 11, No. 2, 5-chome, Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo) B Dash Ventures
Levitan Software will conduct a three-day training course on Mobile App Development on April 22-24, 2013.
The three-day training for Aklan Catholic College(ACC) Faculty members aims to achieve the following:
- Introduce the participants on the concept of mobile app development and its significance to the global mobile app market;
- Introduce the different programs(Corona SDK, etc.) that can be used in mobile app development;
- Provide opportunity for participants to apply the concepts learned through hands-on training;
- Equip the participants to build a simple mobile app using their ideas at the end of the training course.
AKLAN CATHOLIC COLLEGE Archb. Gabriel M. Reyes St ( http://acc.edu.ph/ )
Kalibo, Aklan 5600
Starts: Monday, April 22, 2013
Ends: Wednesday, April 24, 2013
Time: 9am to 6pm
If you have any interest at all in using a game engine to develop a mobile or social game you need to attend our social gaming event on April 25th. Get a chance to talk with Walter Luh the CEO and Founder of Corona and Dan Rubenfield of Kixeye. Great networking, open bar, and food. Come out, learn and have a good time.
Signup here: http://socialgamingengines.eventbrite.com
When: Thursday, April 25, 2013 6:00 PM
333 Bush St, 19th floor
San Francisco, CA 94104
Austin Mobile Developers and Entrepreneurs Meetup
Date: Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Time: 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Location: Six Lounge, 319 Colorado Street, Austin, TX
Come learn how Corona SDK makes cross platform mobile development faster than ever before.
Corona SDK Hands On #4, presented by Mr. Tetsuo Ono
Learn how to work with sounds, Storyboard, and UI.
Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013
Time: 1pm to 3pm
Shinjuku 5-18-20 Shinjuku Omi Building 4F
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo-to 160-0000
Corona developer Sergey Lalov will introduce Corona SDK as a handy and easy-to-use solution for cross-platform development. Sergey’s session will compare various frameworks and provide an introduction to Corona SDK and the Lua language, and share best practices for workflow, organization, and methods to combat device fragmentation.
For more information, please visit: http://devconf.ru.
At the UCATEC Game Jam Weekend 2013, you’ll have 11 hours to develop a game from 0 to App Store quality! Attendees will learn Lua and Corona SDK and then make a simple, mobile game with social integration.
The event is open to all software developers, artists and designers. The development team of Island of the Moon will be coaching participants on the Lua language, Corona SDK and and general game development.
University of Advancing Technology
2625 W Baseline Rd
Thursday, June 20, 2013
- 6:30 – 7:30 : Presentation: Corona SDK Basics and Small 101 by Robert Haney
- 7:30 : Raffles
- 7.45PM : Networking event at Aunt Chilada’s, Food/Beer sponsored by PHXMobiMeetup
In this session, Robert will talk about the Corona SDK Basics and Small 101. He will give a demo using the Corona SDK and build an application.
Speaker: Robert Haney
Robert is currently an Indie Mobile App Developer. Prior to taking on App Development he was a Residential Home designer for the better part of 15 years. He has built several successful apps for the Barnes & Noble App store that are sold on the Nook. He has currently been extensively using the corona SDK to build various mobile applications.
Summer 2013: Make a Game Using Corona SDK
When: Monday, July 8, 2013
Time: 9:00:00 AM
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science NUST
H-12, Federal Capital Islamabad
Four student-members of the game development club of SEECS are working together to create three games using Corona SDK in summers.
Tayyaba and Mubeen: They will create a variant of Tower Defense Game suitable for kids.
Sarmad: He is creating a plat-former game to rescue a stranded astronaut.
Waseem: Waseem is creating a gem based strategy game.
Deep Dive: How to Master Building Tile Based Mobile Games
Date: July 9th
Place: Microsoft:: 1290 Avenue of the Americas
More details: http://www.meetup.com/gaming/events/125778982/
Learn how to make high-quality tile-based games for mobile platforms. This workshop, by 2 experienced developers, will show you how to make both standard tile-based games and physics-based tile games (e.g., for puzzles) that work well, look great and engage your audience. We will use Corona SDK, a game engine that makes building great apps and games easy and efficient. Some coding knowledge will be useful, but Corona is highly accessible to novices as well.
Early bird special of $20. Prices will go up to $30 week of event.
More details: http://www.meetup.com/gaming/events/125778982/
Michael Wilson (http://no2games.com/) is an award winning video game developer and creative technologist. His most recent project is Space Monsters Love Bullets.
Kurt Bieg (http://www.simplemachine.co/) has shipped several hit mobile games including Circadia and Tomb Breaker.
Corona SDK – Build Cross-Platform Apps 10x Faster – New York, NY
Corona SDK is the leading 2D mobile development platform, currently used by over 250,000 developers worldwide, from indies to large companies, and powering over 30,000 live apps in the iOS and Android app stores. This talk will be an overview of Corona SDK and will show how you can quickly develop high-performance cross-platform mobile games and apps.
When: Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Magnani Caruso Dutton
138 W 25 St
New York, NY
More details: http://www.meetup.com/NYCMobileAppDev/events/125620352/
Simon Academic’s 15-week programming class introduces young people, entering 5th-8th grade, to mobile game development with Corona SDK. The class starts with the basics of installing and configuring Corona SDK, to ultimately completing a mobile game with the platform.
Students will also learn about timers and animation, physics and collision detection, how to use multimedia, how to create databases, and much more. The class is arranged into 9 segments that are spread over 15 weeks.
All classes are held on Saturdays from 12pm to 2pm. Below is the class schedule:
- July 13, 20, and 27
- August 3, 10, 17, and 24
- September 7, 14, 21, and 28
- October 5, 12, 19, and 26
Course details are available here.
Come socialize with like minded people and learn more about creating games, apps, and interactive books using Corona SDK.
When: Wednesday, July 17th @ 6:30pm
Where: Easel Solutions, 23 Empire Drive, Saint Paul, MN 55103
6:30 pm – Social Time
7:00 pm – Presentation
9:00 pm – Wrap-up
Introducción al desarrollo de aplicaciones para iOS & Android usando Corona SDK
Date: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 – Friday, August 9, 2013
Time: 4pm to 9pm
C/Baza 14 Planta 1
Oficina 8, Granada Albolote
All Taipei Corona developers are invited to attend the Taipei Meetup on Saturday 8/10.
Come listen to senior developers from Q.L.L. talk about developing apps using Corona SDK. Q.L.L. has developed over 140 apps with Corona SDK. Drinks and light refreshments will be provided as well as a few prizes. If you are interested in Corona SDK or you are looking for a good tool to develop apps, we’ll share all the information with you. Come join us!
Date: Saturday, August 10th, 2013
Time: 2:00pm until 4:00pm in UTC+08
The Rio Mobile Hackathon is a 2-day event focused on mobile app development with Corona SDK.
During the event you will learn to develop your own app/game in a group or individually, as well as compete for over $5,000 worth of prizes!
For more information, please visit riomobilehackathon.com
Join Corona Ambassador, Tetsuo Ono, for a monthly Corona SDK hands-on session in Tokyo, Japan. This will be the first of a series of six events, so come and learn about mobile development!
Shinjuku 5-18-20 Shinjuku OmiBuilding4F TechBuzzSpace
Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo-to 160-0022
Saturday, October 19 from 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Join Ambassador Sven Tissot at Developer Conference 2013 in Germany, a major event with a focus on web and mobile development.
In his session, Sven will present how to make a mobile app for enterprise with Corona SDK. For more information, please visit: developer-conference.eu/session_post/games-meet-business
This is a monthly Corona SDK hands-on workshop taking place in Tokyo, Japan. Please visit atnd.org/events/43496 for more information.
This event will focus on developing the official app for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC), using Corona SDK.
We will also discuss general development with Corona and developers of all levels are welcome.
Please contact Jens-Christian Finnerup at email@example.com for more information.
After we’ll collect more than 5-7 students we’ll begin classes.