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GDG Devfest Hong Kong 2021 Call for Speakers

GDG Devfest Hong Kong 2021 – Call for Speakers

GDG DevFest starts – 2-day Online DevFest!

Most biggest Google relative technological, community, and developer event in Hong Kong on 20,27-Nov-2021.
Due to concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19), our DevFest will become online.

Now we are calling for speakers

We welcome speakers of all experience levels, including those who have never presented before at a conference.

Not yet prepare the topic ready for speaking

We offer you some ideas. The following are some of the ideas we provide but are not limited to these. Also not limited to Google technologies, as long as you have any interesting thing about development want to share, please don’t hesitate to be our GDG DevFest speaker.

Mobile & Web

  • Kotlin
  • Flutter / Dart
  • Material Design
  • Maps
  • Android
  • Google Play
  • Google Assistant (AoG)
  • AMP
  • PWA
  • Angular
  • Polymer
  • WebXR, AR & VR
  • Others

Cloud

  • ML Kit
  • Firebase
  • Containers & Kubernetes
  • Big Data
  • Serverless / Cloud Function
  • Others

Machine Learning

  • TensorFlow / Lite
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Others

Women Techmakers

  • Gender diversity in technology
  • Experience of achieving your own/your team’s tech women career
  • Others

Recruitment talks and Talks whose focus is pitching a company or project are not the preferences of our DevFest.  It’s cool that you mention your company during the presentation, but it shouldn’t be the focus of the talk.

Sign up right now!

If you are interested in giving Talk/Codelab/Workshop session, please send us the following information.

  1. Session title (can submit a rough title and confirm it with us later)
  2. Outline in session description (can submit a brief description first and confirm it with us later)
  3. Session Type & Duration
    • Regular session (20/40 minutes)
    • Codelab/Workshop (20/40/60 minutes)
  4. Level of expertise (Beginner/Intermediate/Advanced)
  5. Language
  6. Online Event Format (Real-time / Provide video / …)

If you are interested in being the panelist in our Panel Discussion (~20 minutes), please send us the following information.

  1. Topic Interest(s)
    • Machine Learning
    • Gender diversity
    • Mobile & Web
    • Cloud
  2. Language

You can submit for both talk session and panel discussion session if you want.

Please send the information to [email protected]

Co-hosts 聯合主辦

GDG Hong Kong
Women Techmakers Hong Kong

Support

TensorFlow Hong Kong
Hong Kong Kotlin User Group

《城市創科大挑戰》City I&T Grand Challenge – Calling for Applications

「城市創科大挑戰」現正接受申請。

由創新科技署主辦,香港科技園協辦,GDG Hong Kong支持的「城市創科大挑戰」現邀各位參加(包括小學、中學、大專院校學生組以及公開組)在今年大挑戰的「智創香港新常態」主題,和「環境的可持續發展」和「保持社交聯繫」副題下,提出創意構思,以協助香港社會適應新的生活方式和應付未來的挑戰。

参賽截止日期: 2021年6月30日

要獲取更多「城市創科大挑戰」的資料,可瀏覽網站: www.citytechgc.hk

The inaugural City Innovation and Technology Grand Challenge is now open for application.

The Grand Challenge is organised by the Innovation and Technology Commission of the Hong Kong SAR Government. Google Developer Groups Hong Kong (GDG Hong Kong) is a supporting organisation, The Grand Challenge is now inviting all (including, Students, from primary school, secondary school to universities and tertiary education institutes, and the public) to submit innovative ideas to help the community to adapt to the new ways of living and prepare for future challenges under the theme of “Innovating for Hong Kong’s new normal”, and two subthemes of “Environmental Sustainability” and “Social Connectivity”.

Deadline for application: 30 June 2021

More details about the Grand Challenge are available at : www.citytechgc.hk

Ho Jeng AR – “Behind the Scene”

[好正呀!! 好正呀!! 好正呀!!]

一個月前 Google HK 特別為香港人推出左隻 app 叫 Ho Jeng AR !!!隻App 大人細路都啱玩,但原來入面都用左好多Google AI 同 AR 技術。

今次GDG 請左 Google Partner Innovation Team 既人,係下個星期一 (23/11) 同大家分享下係 Ho Jeng AR 呢左app 入面,用左咩AI,AR 技術去訓練模型同製作程式。

主題:Ho Jeng AR – “Behind the Scene”
日期: 2020年11月23日
時間: 19:00 – 20:00
形式:Online Event
語言:英文 (Englsih)

報名連結:https://gdg.community.dev/e/m9vtk3/

DevFest Hong Kong 2020 with GDG, DSC, WTM

10月除左有4日連假食野增磅,仲有4日DevFest學野增值!

DevFest Hong Kong 2020 with GDG, DSC, WTM下星期六10月10日連續兩個weekend ONLINE! 共24個Talk! 3個hands-on workshop! 涵蓋ML, Web, Android, Flutter, Cloud, UX, Kotlin, Google Assistant, Map!

Not only a long weekend holiday, there is also 4days DevFest in the exciting October!!

DevFest Hong Kong 2020 with GDG, DSC, WTM will start from next Saturday, 10 October, two weekends ONLINE! A total of 24 Talk! 3 hands-on workshops! Covering ML, Web, Android, Flutter, Cloud, UX, Kotlin, Google Assistant, Map!
Free online event. Stay Tuned for the Livestream link to be announced later next week.

[詳情及報名 Details & Register]

DevFest 2020 TW & HK Official website: https://devfest2020.web.app/

Co-hosts:

Support:

Partner:

  • 香港資訊科技界工會 Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union https://hkitwu.org/

Special Thanks to:

GDG Devfest Hong Kong 2020 – Call for Speakers

GDG DevFest starts – 4-day Online DevFest!

Most biggest Google relative technological, community, and developer event in Hong Kong on 10,11,17,18-Oct-2020.
Due to concerns around the coronavirus (COVID-19), our DevFest will become online.

Now we are calling for speakers

Do you do anything interesting thing about development recently? Or has experience with running communities want to share. You are the person we are looking for!

Not yet prepare the topic ready for speaking

We offer you some ideas The following are some of the ideas we provide but are not limited to these. As long as you have any cool things want to share, please don’t hesitate to share it with everyone.

Mobile & Web

  • Kotlin
  • Flutter / Dart
  • Material Design
  • Maps
  • Android
  • Google Play
  • Google Assistant (AoG)
  • AMP
  • PWA
  • Angular
  • Polymer
  • WebXR, AR & VR
  • Others

Cloud

  • ML Kit
  • Firebase
  • Containers & Kubernetes
  • Big Data
  • Serverless / Cloud Function
  • Others

Machine Learning

  • TensorFlow / Lite
  • AIY
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Machine Learning
  • Others

Women Techmakers (WTM)

  • Others

 

Sign up right now!

Please subscribe to your session with the following information.

  1. Session title
  2. Outline in session description
  3. Session Type & Duration
  4. Level of expertise / Target audience
  5. Language
  6. Online Event Format (Real-time / Provide video / …)

Session Type:

  1. Regular session (20/40 minutes)
  2. Workshop (20/40/60 minutes)
  3. Panel Discussion (20/40 minutes)

Please send the information to [email protected]

Co-hosts 聯合主辦

GDG Hong Kong
DSC CityU
DSC HKU
DSC HKUST
Women Techmakers Hong Kong

Sponsor 贊助

Google

Support

TensorFlow Hong Kong
Hong Kong Kotlin User Group

Partner
Hong Kong Information Technology Workers’ Union (香港資訊科技界工會)