Have you wanted to start developing mobile applications, but became overwhelmed when selecting the right technology, framework, and language? Ionic provides a framework that allows developers to build applications using familiar web technologies to produce a native application experience for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone. Ionic is free and backed by a vibrant community of millions of developers who have used Ionic to build more than 5 million apps. In this talk, Robert Lair will provide a brief introduction to Ionic and explain how to get started developing, testing and deploying your apps. You will also learn how to take advantage of native phone services using Ionic.