GDG Accra & GDG Kumasi will hold DevFest 2020 virtually on 17th October 2020, alongside other developer communities and Industry players to experience sessions on Cloud, Machine Learning, Mobile and Web technologies.
This event is designed to empower participants to compete in the industry and run successful technology startups.
Introducing and highlighting products and equipping organizations and institutions with the required skills to use the products.
Kotlin Kano User Group
Member of Technical Staff / GDE Web & Payment
Google Cloud Architect / GDE Cloud
African Masters of Machine Intelligence (AMMI Ghana)
Machine Learning Researcher
CTO / GDE
Snr. Software Engineer | MVP
Regional Lead Sub-Saharan Africa
Hoi leads Android Machine Learning Developer Relations at Google. He is also a sector executive for the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). He was part of the launch team for Wear OS by Google (previously, Android Wear), Chromecast, Google Glass Enterprise Edition, and the Google Beacon Platform.
Android Developer, Kotlin Enthusiast, Women Intech Advocate.
Hemanth is a FOSS philosopher.
Authored 300+ node modules with 22M downloads a month!
Google Developer Expert for Web && Payments.
DuckDuckGo community leader.
Member of Node.js Foundation.
Google Launchpad Accelerator mentor.
Audrey Mengue is a software engineer at Turntabl Ghana Limited. She holds a bachelor's degree in Information technology from Accra Institute of Technology.
She uses technology tools such as Azure, React and Springboot mainly to solve problems. She believes that cloud is the future and therefore decided to get Azure certified.
Aside from her work activities, she is also a women in STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) advocate, thus an active member of organizations like Microsoft User Group Ghana, PyLadies Ghana and Developers in Vogue which help women to transition or enter the STEM field. During her spare time, she likes exploring nature or visiting new countries.
Guillaume is a Google Developer Expert on Cloud Platform since 2019 and works at Veolia as Lead Cloud Architect.
Java developer for more than 15 years, and despite positions of responsibilities, he has always kept his wish to create, develop, discover and test new solutions, especially in the Cloud, the machine learning or Python and Go language.
Innovation addict and Google Cloud 3x certified, writer and speaker on his free time, he's fascinated by the serverless solution and all the "usual" problem that it solves.
More generally, he likes helping people stucks on Google Cloud; you can find him on Stack Overflow (guillaume-blaquiere), Medium (@guillaume.blaquiere) and Twitter (@gblaquiere)
Salomey Osei holds a Bachelor, an Mphil (Submitted Thesis) in Applied Mathematics and an Msc in Industrial Mathematics. She is also wrapping up her thesis on ML with applications to Finance supervised by Prof Jules Sadefo Kamdem, University of Montpelier in the African Masters of Machine Intelligence program sponsored by Google and Facebook. She is a recipient of the MasterCard Foundation Scholarship, Black in AI grant, Heidelberg Laureate Forum Alumni amongst others. She is interested in mentoring, especially females in STEM and her long term goal is to lecture.
An Entrepreneur, who put on many hats during the day to get the job done. He applies technology to all facets of life and find problems worth solving. In Faisal's free time, he is a Google Developer Expert who gives workshops and talks on Machine Learning, Flutter, Kubernetes and more.
An MVP, MCT, MCSD, Senior Software Engineer, Teacher, Speaker, Technology Advocate, Community Leader, Maker and early Adopter.
Samuel has extensive experience and knowledge in most areas of application development.
He has a strong passion and commitment to solving problems, sharing knowledge, and building tech communities.
Currently a Co-Organizer for the Accra .NET and Power Platform User Groups. Host a podcast and 3 live stream shows every week.
The current Regional Lead for Sub-Saharan Africa Developer Student Club has had quite an amazing journey from being a General Manager at Afro, a local company he helped rebuild from scratch to Program Manager at Google. He has amassed over 10 plus years wealth of experience that is unmatched working with startups in HR, Media, Finance, Education & Logistics.