Google Developers Roadshow MENA 2017

Oct. 14, 2017 8:30 - Oct. 15, 2017 19:00

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Tour-1:Amman, Cairo
Tour-2: Algiers, Riyadh, Kuwait, Muscat, Dubai

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Preliminary Agenda for GDR Algeria

Oct 14   

Time Topic
08:00-09:00 Registration
09:00:09:30 Google Keynote - Technology Trends
09:30-09:45 Google Developers programs overview: GDG, Women Techmakers, Launchpad!
09:45-10:15 Web / PWA / AMP update
10:15-11:15 (Session-1) *Cloud / GCP / Big Data / Kubernetes 
10:15-11:15 (Session-2)** Firebase-A (in parallel) **- To be confirmed
11:15-11:45 Tea / Coffee BREAK !
11:45-13:15 (Session-1)
Workshop: Think business, sketch as a designer and code like a geek workshop
11:45-13:15 (Session-2)**
*Cloud Codelab
13:15-14:15 Lunch !
14:15-15:45 Progressive Web App Workshop  (Tech Talk + Codelab)
15:45-16:30 Google Assisstant +demo + Game &
16:30-17:30 Open House Discussion +Networking


Oct 15

Time Topic
08:00-08:45 Registration
08:55-09:05 Google Developers programs overview: GDG, Women Techmakers, Launchpad!
09:05-09:30 GCP 
09:30-09:45 Android O Update
09:45-10:45 (Session-1) ML & TensorFlow introduction 
09:45-10:45 (Session-2)** Firebase-A (AP1) ** To be confirmed
10:45-11:00 Tea / Coffee BREAK !
11:00-12:30 (Session-1) AMP Workshop  (Tech Talk + Codelab)
11:00-12:30 (Session-2) Firebase Workshop-B
12:30-13:00 Flutter intro Tech Talk 
13:00-13:30 Lunch




Progressive Web App

Progressive Web Apps are experiences that combine the best of the web and the best of apps. They load quickly, even on flaky networks, can re-engage with users by sending web push notifications, have an icon on the home screen and load as top-level, full screen experiences.

Please join us to learn about the future of the web with Progressive Web Apps, why they are important and how to build and deploy them effectively.

Machine Learning / TensorFlow / Cloud ML

TensorFlow™ is an open source software library for numerical computation using data flow graphs.  What is Google TensorFlow?

Workshop: Think business, sketch as a designer and code like a geek

  • Explain the process of starting a project.
  • Demonstrate the responsibilities of the developer, designer and product owner in extracting needed information from clients.
  • Stay aligned with client specifications.
  • Understand sketching and prototyping between designers and developers.
  • Validate and start development.

 Firebase introduction Workshop

Workshop-1: What is Firebase? Link to Dev Rel Firebase site  App success made simple: The tools and infrastructure you need to build better apps and grow successful businesses

Firebase-A: - Give a tech talk about Firebase (Overview of the different components) + Do a live demo of Firebase and especially the Firebase Cloud Functions, the demo includes 2 parts: how to create a basic REST API and how to use Cloud Functions to send notifications to users when events happen. Duration: 1-1:30 H

Firebase-B: - Give a codelab on how to integrate Firebase into Android Apps, we can do it in parallel to another codelab in the second day. Duration: 1-1:30 H

Cloud Workshops: GCP, Big Data, Kubernetes


Codelab: Build your first Android app using Firebase 

We will have the opportinuty to discover Firebase in details and learn how to integrate it in their own Android apps Prerequisites Basic knwoledge on Android app developement using Android Studio



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