Google Cloud Study Jams are community-run study groups for developers.

Hands-on technical labs

From containerizing applications to creating virtual machines, Study Jams can be tailored to specific Cloud topics and skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner developer or interested in diving into Machine Learning, BigQuery, Certification, or Kubernetes - there's a track for you. You'll learn the fundamental tools and capabilities of Google Cloud with free access to hands-on labs. 

Hosted in 60+ countries

With over 800 local community GDG chapters, Study Jams can be found worldwide with meetups of around 20-50 attendees each.

Community-led events

Study Jams are community-run, by local developers. Meet new like-minded people in your community and stay in touch online, and in person at future meetups!

Free Qwiklabs access

All Study Jam participants get one-month free access to QwikLabs. Users who complete designated quests receive Google Cloud badges, unlocking additional free access. 


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