GDG Melbourne May Hack Night

GDG Melbourne
Wed, May 15, 2019, 5:45 PM (AEST)

About this event

May combined hack night for GDG Melbourne / Flutter Melbourne & CocoaHeads is on Wednesday 15th May. You should only RSVP on ONE of these Meetup event pages. Everyone is welcome to our all-ages alcohol-free event.

• May Hack Night

- Everyone hacking on their own projects

- Flutter group will be lead by Kim Nguyen, details here

- Google Assistant group will be lead by Zubin, to get you started with a project in a series of Hack Night events.

• More on Google Assistant Sub-group:

We will be running introductory sessions for those who want to learn to write apps for the Google Assistant. Join us over 3 workshops as we take you through the fundamentals from terminology to writing your own Dialogflow and Actions on Google with custom fulfilment using Firebase Functions.
This is for all those of you who have wanted to build your own Google Assistant App, and can’t be bothered diving into all the NLP stuff.

• What is Hack Night?

Hack night is hosted in a professional environment to allow you to work on your own project. Experts, colleagues and peers are on hand to help you out with problems and to collaborate on projects.

No presentations ... just hacking on your projects and collaborating.

Your project can be based on any technology, for example, Android, iOS, Flutter, Wear OS, Android Things etc.

• We'll help you to:

- Setup up your development tools and start your first project.
- Answer your questions and help you resolve problems
- Get you to the next phase of your project

• What to bring:

- Your laptop !
- Other devices or hardware you need for your project
- Installed development tools you need such as Android Studio
- Project you'd like to hack on

• Where & When:

5:45 pm - Doors open at Level 6 / 15 William street, Melbourne
6:15 pm - Hack Night kick off
7:00 pm - Dinner / Snacks / Drinks
8:30 pm - Start to wrap up

• Policies, Conduct & How We Run the Event

All attendees are asked to act in accordance with our Code of Conduct:

If anyone needs an accessible entrance to the lobby that doesn't involve stairs please message an Organiser of this event and we can make arrangements.

We try to make sure anyone who wants to can attend, but sometimes we are overbooked. If you find yourself wait listed, you may still be able to attend as per our Wait List policy: