We are excited to announce that we will be hosting our annual Midwest DevFest 2020!
DevFests are community lead events that are held all over the world where developers can learn, grow, network, and get inspired by experts.
Come join us for a fun-filled day where we will have several guest speakers give talks relevant to anyone in the tech field, including the latest Google technologies, machine learning, UI/UX design, and more!
Please review our Code of Conduct.
You can watch the DevFest Keynote and Code of Conduct video here.
Event Location: https://midwestdevfest.com
** TOPICS, SPEAKERS, TIMES, and DETAILS are subject to change **
Senior Android Engineer
Director of Angular Consulting
Staff Software Engineer
North America Regional Lead
Victoria was drawn to programming because of its potential to help people in a meaningful way. She is a Senior Android Engineer and author of Android Test-Driven Development by Tutorials.
Jennifer Wadella has been writing code since before she realized it was a credible career path. She currently works the Director of Angular Consulting at Bitovi and loves building performant web applications, speaking at technical conferences, and brewing kombucha. Jennifer is an active member of the KC tech community and the founder of Kansas City Women in Technology.
Don Ward is a Staff Software Engineer at Rocket Mortgage, the nation's largest mortgage lender, which is based in Detroit, Michigan. As the previous Director of Mobile Development at Quicken Loans, he has been building mobile apps for the past 10 years. He leads the local chapters of the Google Developers Group in Detroit and Windsor, Canada.
Martin Omander works for Google in Mountain View, California. His job in the Developer Relations team is to help developers build better software, and improve Google's Cloud Platform to make it even better for that purpose. In his spare time he manages to sneak in some game programming. Before Google, Martin worked at string of startups in Silicon Valley as a software engineer.
Kyle works for Google in Mountain View, California. His job on the Developer Relations team is to support awesome developer communities, like the Google Developer Experts and Developer Student Clubs. In his spare time he enjoys building and hacking on the web, playing with his two cats, and photographing the outdoors. Before Google, Kyle was a startup founder, organizer for GDG Kansas City, and a Google Developer Expert (GDE).