DevFest Buea 2021

DevFest is an annual decentralized tech conference hosted by Google Developer Groups across the globe. This year, DevFest is an opportunity to rebuild our local communities.

Jan 14, 2022, 9:00 AM – Jan 15, 2022, 4:00 PM


Key Themes

Career DevelopmentCloudDataDesignDevFestFirebaseFlutterMobileWeb

About this event

The DevFest Buea 2021 event is a two-day-long series of activities aiming at re-engaging and reviving our community after the ~2 years pandemic. 

GDG Buea community will be bring to the audience a set of talks, code labs and demo sessions with the aim of rejuvenating the energy of community members and getting them ready for the technologies involved in giving everyone an idea or a sense of belonging and exposing the numerous opportunities at Google for everyone to select and take advantage of including but not limited to Google's technologies such as Firebase, Cloud And Tensorflow and use them to build a learning management Progressive Web App utilizing Firebase Cloud and Offline-first functions. We intend to encourage the use of Cloud technologies by using Google Cloud Platform to deploy a recently developed app during the 24-hour series at Mt Cameroon Ecotourism Hall, Touborg Junction  Buea on Friday, January 14th 2021 and promote gender diversity as well as learn from panel discussions on community member's Open Source Experiences. 

Since Open Source development coupled with Google’s technologies has been a huge factor in the success of our tech ecosystem so far, we will be making an endeavour to push more in this direction as the possibilities of growth are endless and every community member can make a commitment.

Thursday 13th January, 4 pm

Diversity Dinner (exclusively for ladies)

VENUE: Mt Cameroon Ecotourism Hall, Tuborg Junction. Starts

Friday 14th January - Saturday 15th January [9AM to 5PM]

DevFest Day Proper

VENUE: Mt Cameroon Ecotourism Hall, Tuborg Junction. Starts

Secure your seat by registering on the RSVP form. 

Facemask is mandatory. 



January 14 – 15, 2022
9:00 AM – 4:00 PM UTC


9:00 AMOpening Prayer & Welcome Speech from GDG Manager
9:00 AMWelcome to Day 1
9:20 AMWho & Why GDG Buea and WTM Buea
9:50 AMDeveloper’s Experience (Session I)
10:10 AMThe Responsible Use of Social Media
10:30 AMGoogle’s Open Source Program
10:45 AM3D Arts & Technological Advancement
11:00 AMDeveloper’s Experience (Session II)
11:10 AMGoogle’s technologies and how they can help solve local problems (product mindset)
11:40 AMLunch Break
12:30 PMWeb Vulnerabilities
12:45 PMFinance Education
1:15 PMDeveloper’s Experience (Session III) - Peer Pressure
1:30 PMQ&A
2:30 PMA Possible Future of Technology
3:15 PMRemarks & Group Picture (Day 1)
3:30 PMClosing


  • Fongoh Tayong

    Digital Renter

    GDG Organizer

  • Collins Chuwa

    Software Engineer & DevOps


  • Tiku Brenda Gaelle

    Women Techmakers ambassador

  • Jenniline Ebai

    Women Techmakers ambassador

  • Mamoudou Yaya


  • Gilda Nyenti


  • Sonia Amehmbo


  • Tambe Salome

    Cybergirls 3.0


  • Atem Randy Asong


  • Shekinah Manyi


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