GDG DevFest Nairobi 2023

Shree Sthanakvasi Jain Sangh, Road, Nairobi, 000

GDG Nairobi

#devfestNairobi Activate #AfricanIntelligence The pilgrimage is a time honored tradition - "The giants of Tech MUST assemble"!

Nov 4, 2023, 6:00 AM – 1:30 PM

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About this event

WAKANDA UNLEASHED!

It is official, GDG DevFest Nairobi 2023 is taking place physically on weekend of November 4th.

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 1500+ 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 2023, and join us as we journey to the heart of Wakanda, happening over one epic weekend.

Together, let's unearth the hidden treasures of African talent and intelligence as we pave way for a brighter, more connected future. 

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

When

When

Saturday, November 4, 2023
6:00 AM – 1:30 PM UTC

Agenda

Registration
Welcome : DevFest Nairobi - Ngesa & Allela
Community Keynote - Sigu Magwa, Team lead at Podii
Andoid Keynote : Harun Wangereka, Senior Software Engineer, GDE Android
Web Keynote - Prosper Otemuyiwa, Co-founder, Eden Life
AI Keynote : Derrick Mwiti , Machine Learning Developer Advocate, GDE ML
Cloud Keynote - Luis Cuellar, Customer Engineer Lead BAP & Matthew Feigal, Partner Engineering (Apigee) and Google Tulip Co-Founder
Google Keynote : Sebastian Trzcinski-Clément, Senior program manager, head of Developer/Startup Relations teams – Africa | Asia | Accelerator · Google
Google Diversity Keynote : Philip Bob Jusu, Africa Strategic Partnerships , Google
GLEAC Partner Session: Hailey Yoon, CTO-in-residence at GLEAC
Partner Session: Kushites ICP
Cloud Technical Talk
Android Codelab
Web Codelab
Firebase Codelab
AI/ML Codelab
Flutter Codelab
Flutter Lightning talk 1
Google Cloud Lightning talk 1
Android Lightning talk 1
Web Lightning talk 1
Firebase Lightning talk 1
AI/ML Lightning talk 1
Google Cloud Technical talk
Android Technical talk
Web Technical talk
Firebase Technical talk
AI/ML Technical talk
Technical talk
Lunch /Photo session
Google Cloud Lightning talk 2
Android Lightning talk 2
Web Lightning talk 2
Firebase Lightning talk 2
AI/ML Lightning talk 2
Flutter Lightning talk 2
Android Workshop
Google Cloud Workshop
Web Workshop
AI/ML Workshop
Firebase Workshop
Flutter Workshop
Closing Ceremony - Irene

Speakers

  • Sebastian Trzcinski-Clément

    Google

    Senior program manager, head of Developer/Startup Relations teams – Africa | Asia |

  • Eunice Allela

    Google

    Community Manager

  • John Kimani

    Google

    Developer Ecosystem Program Manager

  • Philip Bob Jusu

    Google

    Strategic Partnerships Manager for Africa

  • Matthew Feigal

    Google

    Partner Engineering Manager

  • Hailey Yoon

    GLEAC

    CTO

  • Ndiga Njeru

    Google

    Snr. Technical Recruiter: Consumer & Compute

  • Luis Cuellar

    Google

    Customer Engineer Lead Iberia

  • Prosper Otemuyiwa

    Eden

    Co-founder

  • Maia Grotepass

    Luno

    Staff Engineer: Android principal

  • Sigu Magwa

    Podii Consultants Ltd.

    Community lover, software writer, team builder

  • Derrick Mwiti

    GDE Machine Learning

    Layer AI, Data Scientist

  • Wayne Gakuo (GDE)

    Sky.Garden

    Frontend Engineer

  • Jessica Randall

    GDG Cape Town

    CO-Organizer

  • Wycliffe Maina

    Skyhook Adventure

    Full-stack Software Engineer

  • James Mwai

    Sky.Garden

    GDE and CTO

  • Ngesa Marvin

    Founder, Nairobi AI | Arm AI Ambassador

  • Atieno Ouma

    Juubix

    Backend Developer

  • Marvin Hosea

    AppsLab_KE

    Founder and Managing Director

  • Paul Chesa

    iTalanta

    Software Engineer

  • Harun Wangereka

    Apollo Agriculture

    Sofware Engineer - Android

  • Udokanma Georgewill

    Garage55

    Partner

  • Brian Odhiambo

    Baobab Circle Ltd

    Android Engineer

  • Sammy Oina

    Ultraviolet

    SWE