Women Techmakers IWD '19 Meet-up in Hong Kong

GDG Hong Kong
Sat, Apr 13, 2019, 12:45 PM (HKT)

About this event

*** Most event sessions will be conducted in CANTONESE ***
*** Must Register on Eventbrite, no walk-in due to security requirement of event venue ***

>> International Women’s Day 2019

Here comes the long-awaited Women Techmakers International Women’s Day 2019! This global event series celebrating International Women's Day will be held on 13 April 2019 at Google HK office, from 12:45pm to 6:00pm. We have prepared a series of exciting activities for tech lovers like you!

In this event, our growing female community of designers, developers, and technology entrepreneurs will share their insightful stories with you. Other than having the valuable chance to join our free workshops, you can also make a lot of new friends who love tech as much as you do in the event.

>> Agenda

・Welcome Speech (English)
By Leonie Valentine, Managing Director, Sales & Operations, Google Hong Kong

・Talk 1: “Intro & Career in Developer Relations Team” (Cantonese)
By Tony Chan, Lead, Partner DevRel APAC, Google

・Actions on Google Codelab (Cantonese)
Trying to do something by saying "OK Google"? Want is "Actions on Google"? We are having an 1hr code-lab for building Action App on the Machine Learning empowered Google Assistant platform.
*Beginner Level, No coding knowledge prerequired*
**Must bring a notebook computer**

・Speechless Workshops (Cantonese)
Fun and engaging workshop to put outside of your comfort zone and transform you to be a public speaker! Even Google I/O conference includes the Speechless session every year. Are you ready to be transformed?

・Talk 2: “設計思維如何幫助吸引用戶成為你的產品忠實粉絲?How Design can help growing user engagement of your product?” (Cantonese)
* What really happened inside users’ mind when they first try your product?
* How should designer design for engagement?
* How designers utilize research to design products users love?
* How gamification help increase user engagement ?

By Amy Ip, Partner, White Knight Group
Expert in UX & Digital Transformation, Former Senior Director & Design Expert in Tencent, worked in Yahoo & Microsoft

・Panel Discussion: “Advantages & Challenges of Tech Women’s Career & Workspace” (English)
Amy Ip, Partner in White Knight Group
Dr. Lydia Leung, CEO, Belun Technology
Ying Zou, Director of Product Engineering APAC, Accedo.tv
Frances Ng, Software Engineer, Datarama
Michelle Chan, Founder, Weava

・Cocktail Party 🥂🍰

Does everything sound great to you?
Go to Eventbrite https://iwd19hk.eventbrite.com for registration & more about the speakers.