[JOINT EVENT] DroidConNYC 2018 "Extended" at Jet HQ

GDG NYC
Wed, Aug 29, 2018, 6:00 PM (EDT)

About this event

DROIDCON NYC 2018 "EXTENDED"
See: https://dcnyc-extended-2018.splashthat.com/

VENUE & FOOD/DRINKS SPONSORED BY:
Jet.com

JOINT EVENT WITH:
Jet Technology Meetup

WITH THANKS TO:
DroidCon NYC Organizers

Join us for a collaborative event with the Jet Technology community as we celebrate Android Development with a post-DroidConNYC meetup at Jet HQ in Hoboken, NJ.

AGENDA:
6:00 pm / DOORS OPEN
Bring photo ID. Registration will be open till 7pm and you must be registered via GDG NYC or Jet Technology community pages in order to attend.

6:40 pm / "DCNYC By The Numbers"
Kevin Galligan and Natalie Krivenko from the DroidCon organizing team will join us to provide some insights from the conference, including a look at trends in the Android development space.

7:00 pm / "Applied Firebas MLKit"
Tyler Eastman of Walmart Labs will walk us through the new Firebase MLKit by recreating the famous "HotDog / NoHotDog" demo from HBO's Silicon Valley. Applied ML at its best!

7:30 pm / "Oh The Places You'll Go! Android Navigation - What's new & How does it work?
Britt Barak (GDE & Developer Advocate at Nexmo) will walk you through the options and challenges for building paths through your Android app. Plus, an intro to new stuff from Jetpack!

8:00 pm / "Extending Android Frontends with auto-scaling Kotlin backends"
Wisdom D'Almeida, a Google Developer Programs engineer and expert in cloud-based apps development, will walk us through the value of Kotlin on ... the server side? Yes! We get to see a demo of a Kotlin Android app connected to a Kotlin backend (acting as a Cloud Function) plus integration with various Google Cloud APIs for fun and function.

8:30 pm / Drinks & Networking
Hang out at Jet HQ and catch up with your fellow Android enthusiasts, engineers and explorers over drinks and conversation.

9:00 pm / DOORS CLOSE


Organizers

  • Nitya Narasimhan

    Nitya Narasimhan

    GDG Organizer

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  • Ralph Yozzo

    Ralph Yozzo

    GDG Organizer

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  • Anna Nerezova

    Anna Nerezova

    GDG Organizer

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  • Madona Syombua

    Madona Syombua

    GDG Organizer

    Android Engineer III

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