GDG Nyeri DevFest 2022

Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Nyeri - Nyahururu Road, Nyeri, 10143

GDG DevFest Nyeri is a 100% community organized conference with 400+ amazing engineers (embarking on a nomadic journey from all corners of Kenya), carefully selected tech talks, the best industry experts presenting on the exciting topics and a world-class conference experience.

Nov 12, 2022, 5:00 AM – 2:00 PM

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About this event

It is official! GDG DevFest Nyeri 2022 is taking place physically on Saturday, November 12th.

GDG DevFest Nyeri 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 Nyeri is a 100% community organized conference with 400+ amazing engineers (embarking on a nomadic journey from all corners of Kenya), 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 #devfestNyeri ? Details about C4P will be provided soon.

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

When

When

Saturday, November 12, 2022
5:00 AM – 2:00 PM UTC

Agenda

Arrival and Registration
Welcoming and Introductions
Keynote - Africa's tech Landscape
Keynote - Communities as a Catalyst for Growth in Tech
Keynote - Crowdsourcing Diversity: The Need for Diversity in AI
Sponsor Lightning Talk (Wengi Web) - The Blockchain Stack
Lightning Talk - Diversity and Inclusion in Tech
Lightning Talk - Why the Web Matters
Coffee Break
RC 1 (ML&AI): Farming in the New Age
RC 2 (Web): You Can Do That In Firebase!
RC 3 (Android): Testing Flutter Apps
RC 5(Cloud Computing & Angular): Developing a Data Pipeline on Google Cloud Platform
RC 6 (Mixed Tech): A World of Containerisation Using Docker
RC 7 (Emerging Tech): Controlling Holonomic and Omnidirectional Robots Using Android
Auditorium: The Blockchain Stack - Wengi Web
RC 1 (ML&AI): The Future of Localization in Tech Industry
RC 2 (Web): The World of Nest JS
RC 3 (Android): Building an Adaptive UI with Jetpack Compose
RC 5 (Cloud Computing & Angular): Common RXJS Patterns in Angular
RC 6 Mental Health in the Digital Age
RC 7 (Emerging Tech): Engineering with IOT & ICTS
Auditorium: The Holy Trinity: When Blockchain meets AI & IoT - Mara
RC 1 (ML&AI): Accelerated Edge AI Inferencing
RC 2 (Web): A Deep Dive into Web Developement
RC 3 (Android): Gradle Dive: Writing Custom Plugins
RC 5 (Cloud Computing & Angular): Serverless Computing
RC 6 (Mixed Tech): Transitioning to Web3
RC 7 (Emerging Tech): Intro to game Development & Extended Reality (AR/VR)
Auditorium: Safaricom Engineering Community
Panel Session: It's Not Always About Money - The Tough Path to Tech Success
Closing Remarks
Networking (Visitors Leave at Own Will)

Speakers

  • Allela Eunice

    Google

    Google Developer Relations Community Manager

  • John Kimani

    Google

    Developer Ecosystem Program Manager

  • Sodiq Akinjobi

    Google

    Developer Relations

  • Tabitha Kavyu

    Community Manager

Organizers

  • Pamela Chemutai

    GDG Lead & WTM Ambassador

  • Elizabeth Musanga

    WTM Ambassador

    Events Organizer

  • Mark Gatere

    GDSC Lead, DeKUT

  • Lians Wanjiku

    Event Organizer

  • Emilio Kariuki

    Fourbic

    Events Organizer

  • Faith Njoroge

    The Jitu

    Event Organizer

Contact Us

Featured Attendees

  • Martin Mwangi

    TheJitu

    Software Developer

  • Mark Aloo

    Safaricom PLC

    Software Developer

  • Sharon Murugi

    Regen Foundation

    Assistant Community Manager for Africa

  • Peter Kimeli

    Safaricom PLC

    DevSecOps Engineer

  • junior felix

    Morfie Limited

    CEO

  • Dennis Belio

    TheJitu

    Developer

  • Mike Kimeu

    Dedan Kimathi UNiversity of Technology

    Student

  • Eric Mwenda

    Corkbrick EUROPE

    Gameplay Programmer