Level 2 - Understanding Authentication and Account Types

Ready to start building? Box offers several types of authentication and accounts to support you no matter what type of application you're looking to build.

Speaker information:

Jonathan Leblanc

Director of Developer Advocacy at Box

Jonathan LeBlanc is an Emmy award winning software engineer, author of the O’Reilly book "Programming Social Applications", and the Director of Developer Advocacy for Box. Specializing in identity, auth and security, hardware to web interconnectivity, and data mining techniques, as well as open source initiatives around social engagement, Jonathan works on the development of emerging initiatives towards building a more user-centric web.


  • A Box Developer account
  • A desktop computer or laptop
  • An internet connection