Firebase Study Jam with Alex Astrum @Google Firebase Team - Firebase Extensions

GDG Capital Region
Tue, Apr 28, 2020, 5:00 PM (EDT)

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About this event

Hello Capital Region GDG enthusiasts,

Alex Astrum @Google Firebase Team will join our Firebase Study Jam Online
Join us tonight to hear from Alex Astrum - Google Firebase expert and have your questions answered!

Alex is a Software Engineer with 10+ years of web/mobile development experience.
Currently focused on Firebase, Angular & GCP.
Outside work, he loves games, outdoors & music.

You will have a chance to ask Alex questions via chat!
Codelab: Streamline application development with Firebase Extensions.
This is an online event. You will be able to access the link after you RSVP.

Do to Coronavirus also known as Covid-19 we would like to make you aware that we are hosting our meetup online. It will be hosted via Google Meet Hangouts.

You will be able to access the link after you RSVP.

Join our community of like-minded developers and explore the latest Google Cloud technologies as a team.

We will use our Online Codelab "Streamline application development with Firebase Extensions" to build a web app from scratch with Firebase and Stackblitz's online editor. You will learn how to add new functionality to your app quickly with the latest Firebase features. We will use Firebase Extensions to make a web app more fully featured, with happier users. This is a great intro to using the Firebase console and integrating Firebase into an app. No extensive prior knowledge or software installations needed.

You will use the ( platform. is optional and allows attendees to create a developer profile and save their progress within a codelab. If you have used before, great! Make sure you know your password. If you haven’t, save time by creating a new account for yourself prior to the workshop day (creating an account is free).

**Please Note:** As this event is a hands-on session, attendees must attend the Google Meet/Hangouts with a PC/laptop and charger (PC, Mac or Chromebook)! Please make sure you have a good internet connection. The labs will run on all of the latest versions of popular browsers. For the best experience, make sure your laptop has Firefox or Chrome installed.

5:00 - 5:15 PM Welcome! Opening Remarks, Meetup announcements
5:15 - 6:00 PM Alex Astrum - Firebase Presentation + Q&A
6:00 - 7:30 PM Codelab: Using Stackblitz’s online editor and Firebase Extensions to make a web app fully featured, with happier users.
7:30 - 7:50 PM Raffle prizes
7:50 - 8:00 PM Meetup wrap-up, closing comments

Tuesday, April 28, 2020
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

This is an online event. You will be able to access the link after you RSVP.

Join with Google Meet/Hangouts from PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or Android
Connect using Computer/Device audio if possible.

Looking forward to seeing you online!


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