DevFest Nairobi 2022

United States International University Africa, Off USIU Road, Off Thika Road (Exit 7), Nairobi, 00800

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Nov 5, 2022, 5:00 AM – 2:00 PM

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About this event

WE ARE GOING!

It is official, GDG DevFest Nairobi 2022 is taking place physically on weekend of November 5th.

GDG DevFest Nairobi (described by many as 'Google I/O of Africa'), brings together people who are shaping the future of Android, Web, IoT - Robotics, AI and Cloud technologies for days of sessions, workshops and networking.

GDG DevFest Nairobi is a 100% community organized conference with 2000+ amazing engineers (embarking on a nomadic journey from all corners of the continent/world), carefully selected tech talks, the best industry experts presenting on the exciting topics and a world-class conference experience.

Be a part of this unique community moment in 2022, and join the DevFest movement happening over one epic weekend.

Want to Speak at #devfestNairobi ? Submit C4P here

The pilgrimage is a time honored tradition - "The giants of Tech MUST assemble"!

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Agenda

5:00 AMCrew Wake & Keynote Pre-Show
6:30 AMLaunch Readiness briefing
6:45 AMLaunch shift on Console
7:05 AMPartner Sessions
7:15 AMKeynote : Future of Web3 and Blockchain Security
7:25 AMSpace Debrief: Android
7:35 AMSpace Debrief: AI/ ML
7:45 AMSpace Debrief: Cloud
7:55 AMSpace Debrief: Web
8:55 AMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Bridging the digital divide within the education sector for students with disabilities
8:55 AMLT7 (School of Humanities) Andromeda Track (Flutter) : Widgetbook - A Flutter Storybook
9:30 AMLT7 (School of Humanities) Andromeda Track (Android) : Take advantage of asynchronous programming using Kotlin Coroutines
9:30 AMAuditorium - Orion Track Track ( AI/ ML ) : Considerations for Deploying ML Models on Edge Devices
9:30 AMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Google CrowdSource
9:30 AMLT5 (School of Science) - Sombrero Track : Building Technology That Adapts & Scales Easily with Product Market Fit
9:30 AMLT4 (School of Science) - Polaris Track (Web/PWA) : Make Your React Website Fast
9:30 AMLT3 (School of Science) - Draco Track : Real Time Fire Detection Using YoloV5
9:30 AMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) : Four unique ways to deploy and scale your containerized app on Google Cloud
9:35 AMLT5 (School of Science) - Sombrero Track : When Blockchain Meets AI
10:10 AMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) : When and How to use DevOps tools
10:10 AMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Confirm your knowledge with a certification
10:10 AMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Matumizi ya Lugha ya Kiswahili katika Makongamano ya GDG Dar es Salaam
10:10 AMAuditorium - Orion Track (AI / ML) : Data Engineering on Google Cloud Platform
10:10 AMLT4 (School of Science) - Polaris Track (Web /PWA) : Let's talk about web performance - Great Performance is Great User Experience
10:10 AMLT3 (School of Science) - Draco Track (IOT): Building scalable IoT data pipelines
10:10 AMLT5 (School of Science) - Sombrero Track : 10 Postman Features Everyone Should Know
10:40 AMLUNCH
10:50 AMMain Tent - Phoenex Track : Go international with Tunga
10:50 AMLT7 (School of Humanities) - Andromeda Track (Android) : An opinionated guide to mocking in Android
11:00 AMLT5 (School of Science) - Sombrero Track : A Deep Dive into Stablecoins in Web Applications
11:30 AMAuditorium - Orion Track (AI / ML) : Searching for Anomalous Subsets? All You Need is Scanning
11:30 AMLT4 (School of Science) - Polaris Track (Web /PWA) : Offline first in web
11:30 AMLT3 (School of Science) - Draco Track (IOT) : Getting Started with IoT
11:30 AMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) : Serverless Architecture Overview
11:30 AMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Using Google Earth Engine for Food Security and Early Decision Support
11:50 AMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) : Everything APIs
11:50 AMAuditorium - Orion Track (AI/ML) : Introduction to Data Science
11:50 AMLT3 (School of Science) - Draco Track (Craftsmanship) : Kamilimu
11:50 AMLT5 (School of Science) - Sombrero Track : Land Global Roles with Propel
12:10 PMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) : Serverless Backend infrastructure with AWS Lambdas.
12:10 PMMain Tent - Phoenix Track - Introduction to UI/UX
12:10 PMLT7 (School of Humanities) Andromeda Track (Android) : Modern Android Development using MVI architecture
12:10 PMAuditorium - Orion Track (AI/ML) : Community and web3 for the next billion users
12:10 PMLT3 (School of Science) - Draco Track (ML) - Responsible ML with Fairlearn
12:10 PMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Atomic Design
12:10 PMLT4 (School of Science) - Polaris Track (Web /PWA) : Introduction to Web Accessibility
12:30 PMLT8 (School of Humanities) - Cancer Track (Cloud) - Headless WordPress on GCP for the Jamstack
12:30 PMAuditorium - Orion Track (AI/ML) - MLOps with TFX (TensorFlow Extended)
12:30 PMLT7 (School of Humanities) - Andromeda Track - Flutter state persistence with Hydrated Bloc
12:50 PMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : If You Don’t Write, Who Will? Let’s Discuss Technical Writing
12:50 PMLT4 (School of Science) - Polaris Track (Web /PWA) : Browser interoperability
12:50 PMLT7 (School of Humanities) - Andromeda Track (Flutter) : Making the most out of App Analytics with Flutter and AWS Amplify
1:10 PMUndock
1:30 PMMain Tent - Phoenix Track -The art of Learning how to learn
1:30 PMMain Tent - Phoenix Track : Staying relevant: what are the essential skill set needed in order to keep up with changes in tech
1:30 PMLT7 (School of Humanities) - Andromeda Track (Android) - What's up with Android's back?
1:30 PMNetworking + Music & After Hours
2:00 PM

Speakers

  • John Kimani

    Google

    Developer Ecosystem Program Manager

  • Auwal M S

    Google

    Developer Communities Regional Lead

  • Allela Eunice

    Google

    Google Developer Relations Community Manager

  • Tabitha Kavyu

    Google Crowdsource

    Community Coordinator

  • Tanya Akumu

    IBM Research Africa

    AI Research Engineer

  • Adebayo Oshingbesan

    IBM Research Africa.

    AI Science Developer

  • Nav Singh

    Manulife

    Mobile Software Engineer, Google Developer Experts

  • Muhammed Salih Guler

    Klar

    Senior Mobile Engineer

  • Bethany Jepchumba

    Microsoft

    Cloud Advocate

  • Eric Ampire

    Lottie Files

    Mobile Engineer

  • Wycliffe Maina

    Skyhook Adventure

    Full-stack Software Engineer

  • Solomon Esenyi

    Technical Writer

  • Beatrice Kinya

    Raywenderlich.com

    Android Author

  • Ferdinand Bada

    Payoneer, Germany

    Senior Android Engineer

  • Ken Mbuki

    Moringa School

    Business Intelligence Analyst and Data Governance Consultant

  • Abdulqudus Abubakre

    CertifactionAg

    Frontend Developer

  • Nancy Marangu

    Communication & Public Policy Analyst

  • James Mwai

    Sky.Garden

    GDE and CTO

  • Mbaabu Harun

    Developer Relations Engineer

  • Jochen Kirstätter

    IOS Indian Ocean Software Ltd

    GDE Google Cloud

  • Rose Oketch

    Moringa School

    Technical Mentor

  • Tony Kimathi

    Microsoft

    Software Engineer 2, Open-Source Contributor

  • Robert John

    Machine Learning GDE

  • Willie Ng'ang'a

    Electrum Payments

    Software Engineer

  • Joy Linda

    Elewa

    Software Enginee

  • Nicholas Musau

    Family Bank Limited

    Data Scientist

  • Wanjohi Christopher

    Bidco Africa

    Data Scientist

  • Purity Birir

    AccessibilityAfrica

    Software engineer, co-founder

  • Olayinka Peter

    Machine Learning GDE

  • Stephen Kamau

    Neural Labs Africa

    Machine Learning Engineer

  • Emmanuel Rono

    Zetech University

    IoT lead

  • Eunice Wanja

    Cybersecurity specialist

  • Sammy Oina

    Ultraviolet

    SWE

  • Yesaya Athuman

    GDG Dar es Salaam