Firebase Meetup with a Googler

GDG Pitești
Thu, Nov 1, 2018, 7:00 PM (EET)

About this event

Join us to learn how Firebase helps mobile app teams of all sizes across the entire development lifecycle, from building your app, to improving app quality, to growing your business. You’ll also get the opportunity to ask questions and give feedback directly to a team member from Google that builds Firebase.

📒 AGENDA:
✅ 19:00 - 19:05 Opening from the community organisers
✅ 19:05 - 19:35 Magda Miu | Android Technical Lead at Roweb | Using Java to interact with Firebase in Android
✅ 19:35 - 20:20 Jon Mensing | Product Manager at Google | Running and Growing live apps with Firebase
✅ 20:20 - 21:00 Networking

👨🏻‍💻 Jon Mensing

📌Presentation title:
Running and Growing live apps with Firebase

📃 Abstract:
You may be familiar with Firebase as a realtime database in the Cloud, but it's much, much more. In this session we'll discuss how Firebase can be used to improve your live app's quality, manage feature rollouts, perform A/B tests, send notifications, and more.

🚀Bio:
Jon Mensing is a Product Manager at Google who focuses on messaging and testing features within Firebase. His past experience includes work at BuzzFeed and Zynga. Jon has an MBA from Wharton, a Master of Public Policy degree from the Harvard Kennedy School, and a B.S. in Computer Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy.

👨🏻‍💻 Magda Miu

📌Presentation title:
Using Java to interact with Firebase in Android

📃 Abstract:
Firebase is a platform used to build better apps, improve their quality and also to grow businesses.
This talk will cover examples about how to create a new project in Firebase console, how to integrate Google sign-in in the Java code in Android, how to save and get data from Cloud Firestore and how to use Cloud Messaging. Finally we will review the advantages of using Firebase Crashlytics that help us, the developers, to never miss a critical crash.

🚀Bio:
Magda is an enthusiastic and innovative Mobile Team Leader and Certified Scrum Master with more than 7 years experience in software development. She is also co-organiser at Google Developers Group Pitesti and Women Techmakers Romania.

P.S.: only 70 seats available