Google I/O is two days of inspirational talks, hands-on learning, and a chance to hear more about Google's latest developer products. I/O Extended-Lawton brings this experience to students and professionals in the Lawton/Ft. Sill area, extending it with code labs, demos, and sessions from local web designers and developers.


Google I/O


Join us Thursday, May 28th and Friday, May 29th at Cameron University’s CETES.  The event is being organized by the Lawton Marketing Group Design and Development Team and CETES.


Tentative code labs include building a real-time webchat client and server using HTML5 WebSockets and Go, and using Google+ Sign-In for authenticating web applications. There will also be opportunities to sit in on live streaming events from the main Google I/O event in addition to the locally hosted code labs and discussions.


Lawton Marketing Group will also be presenting a local demo on developing modern web sites using static site generators and asset pipeline tools, as well as a discussion geared toward both designers and developers on the challenges of mobile responsive UX design in today's world of smart phones and tablets.


Other companies, individuals, and organizations are invited to apply for an opportunity to give their own presentations, however slots and registration time is limited.


Please visit our I/O Extended Lawton event website for more information, including registration details and agenda updates.




Congratulation to Lawton Marketing Group

They received the Regents Business Partnership Excellence Award for their partnership with Cameron University!

Regents Business Partnership Excellence Award
Cameron University enjoys an ongoing partnership with Lawton Marketing Group, a fast-growing digital marketing agency specializing in web developement, social media marketing and search engine optimization. Lawton Marketing Group commenced operations in CU's Center for Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurial Studies (CETES) incubator in February 2013. Since that time, it has grown by about 600 percent, with more than 75 percent of its revenue coming into Oklahoma from out of state, and added four full-time staff members. CETES provides Lawton Marketing Group with oversight in its growth strategies and connects it with student interns. To date, Lawton Marketing Group has employed four CU interns and hired one full-time upon graduation. It has also shared its expertise in search engine optimization and social marketing with community members in presentations made at Tech Night organised by CETES.


CETES is the ideal place in Southwest Oklahoma to incubate your business ideas, and to start and grow your business.

Cameron University's Center for Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurial Studies (CETES) offers entrepreneurs and startup businesses office space in its business incubator, and a host of business services to support their success and growth. CETES also offers wide ranging services including their Growth Strategies Model to offsite businesses that are not in the incubator.

CETES is Cameron University's consolidated economic development venture and a powerful force for economic development in Southwest Oklahoma. It is a manifestation of Cameron's core values, which include providing leadership in our community and region by stimulating economic development, and by forming partnership and collaborative relationships with other organizations and businesses.

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