GDG Central Virginia DevFest @ 2016 edUi Conference

GDG Central Virginia
Oct 24 - 26, 2016, 8:00 AM (EDT)

About this event

Greetings and Salutations!

GDG Central Virginia is pleased to announce that we are partnering with edUi Conference to host our very first DevFest within the upcoming 2016 edUi Conference from October 24th-26th. Our DevFest track will be a series of speakers comprising of Google Developer Experts from the mid-Atlantic region, as well as other respected leaders in the Google technology community.

While our DevFest will only take place on the second day of edUi, purchasing a ticket will grant you access to the entire three day conference, including the networking and after event activities. 

What’s a Google Devfest?

GDG DevFests are community-run events powered by a shared belief that when developers come together to exchange ideas, amazing things can happen. Each GDG DevFest is inspired by and uniquely tailored to the needs of the developer community that hosts it.

GDG Central Virginia DevFest

Our DevFest will take the form of a series of presentations and a mini-workshop by developers and certified Google Developer Experts. The sessions will all be organized in a single track on Tuesday, Oct. 25th 2016.

Google DevFest Sessions

Stop Wasting Your Analytics Budget

 – Mitch Daniels

Hands on with Google Cloud Platform (Mini Workshop)

 – Sadayappan (Chida) Chidambaram

Develop Maintainable Apps

 – Annyce Davis

Progressive Web Apps with Firebase and Polymer

 – Doug Chestnut & Jill Heinze

Vanilla Custom Element Inter-op: Never Port Your Custom Dropdown Again

 – Danny Blue

What is edUi Conference?

edUi is a conference for web professionals working at institutions of learning—colleges, universities, libraries, and museums.

It provides practical professional development in the fields of user interface and user experience design, with a focus on overcoming the challenges unique to higher education and nonprofit organizations. In-depth, half-day workshops (at no additional charge)Inspirational keynotes from web innovators and top industry peers,  Helpful sessions on the latest trends, hot topics, and best practices that you can put to use right awayLively, fun, extraordinary events that get you out of the traditional “conference bubble” and break up all the professional development and skill-building. Plenty of opportunities to network with fellow higher ed, museum, and library web professionals from across the country who understand the unique challenges of producing websites for large, decentralized organizations.

$200 DISCOUNT FOR GDG CENTRAL VIRGINIA MEMBERS with registration code with code: GDGCVA

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  • Starrie Williamson

    Starrie Williamson

    Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, University of Virginia

    Assistant Director of Web Design and Development

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    Scott Weiser


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