Adeyemi Olaoye is a co-organizer at GDG Ibadan. He is also a senior software engineer with 5 years experience in building scalable software and majors on building APIs. He currently works at Cotta & Cush Limited where he builds enterprise software, in-house products and leads efforts around web architecture and integration. He holds a BSc in Computer Engineering from Obafemi Awolowo University.
Aniedi Udo Ubong Developers Ecosystem Manager, Google
GDG: Past, Present and Future
Hanson Johnson Country Mentor, GDG Community, Nigeria
Femi is Co-Founder and CTO of INITS, a Technology Provider based in Lagos, focused on creating innovative and useful solutions in the unique environment of Nigeria.
Olaoluwa Usman Software Developer,
Olaoluwa is a software developer currently based in Lagos and has worked in various companies. She has extensive experience with web development – from client side to server side. One of the projects she is exploring and to share with the community, is using mobile web development creating, managing, measuring and optimizing mobile websites.
The Role of Women in Tech Industry
How to get started to be a Women in Tech
Theodora Isola Head, Community, Partnership and Marketing, Olotusquare
Theodora is the head, Community, Partnership, and Marketing at Olotusquare (Tech Hub Port Harcourt): A community of startups & technology developers with interests from full-stack web technologies to Artificial Intelligence and Engineering.
Ayobami Oyaleke Co-Founder & CEO, Placements.ng
As a Google partner with a background in Software and Business Development, Ayobami has founded and co founded a numerous number of Solution-Oriented products in Nigeria & Africa. A full-stack developer Intern at Coding faculty, USA, 2013, Remote Developer and Data analyst at Nitonet networks, India in 2014. He currently consults for notable number of small-medium businesses in the eco-system. Former Product Manager at MIT Nigeria, Former Project Manager at Under35, Director of Analytics at Ajo Africa. He is currently the Co founder & CEO of Placements.ng, a search platform for Graduate & Undergraduate Internship Programs in Africa, Scaling from Nigeria. Ayobami, in his early 20s has gathered a lot of experiences locally and internationally ranging from business, technology, startups, to consumer psychology.
Tracks Intro / Light Refreshments
Keynote Address (Android)
Moyinoluwa Adeyemi Android Developer, Off Grid Electric, GDG Lagos
Moyinoluwa Adeyemi is an Android Developer who enjoys sharing her knowledge about Android Development by speaking at conferences and writing on Medium. She also cares a lot about building apps that look good and work well on all devices. She can constantly be found trying to beat her personal best for her 5km run.
Chuka Ofili is currently the Co-Founder & Chief Enterprise Architect of supply chain technology startup, Delivery Science with a career in software development that spans 14 years, starting in 2003 when he occupied the role of CEO/Software Architect at Micro-Smart Solutions Ltd.
From idea to product with Design Sprint
Sharon Georgewill Product Designer,
Sharon helps businesses and brands build products, attract the desired customers using the appropriate digital tools. She is an emoji freak, and her favorite member of one direction is Niall Horan
Closing Address/Vote of Thanks
Goke Obasa Lead Organizer, GDG Ibadan, Cotta&Cush Limited
Goke Obasa is a Senior Software Engineer at Cotta & Cush Limited (cottacush.com) a web, mobile and data engineering company where he builds enterprise software and adkandi.com as well as leads Mobile and DevOps efforts as the Lead Engineer Mobile / DevOps.He also worked at Konga Online Shopping Limited where he was part of the teams that built Ktalk (a messaging platform), Live Help ( customer service live chat), Seller Ratings (customer - seller feedback / ratings system) and ZIN ( a CRM application ).He has built various mobile and web applications across eCommerce, FinTech, Logistics, Real Estate, Banking, Enterprise and Messaging verticals and he has interest in DevOps, Machine Learning, Robotics (Assistive and Swarm), Computer Vision and Speech Recognition. He presently serves as the Lead Organiser of the Google Developer Groups (GDG) Ibadan and he blogs at https://blog.adegokeobasa.me about continuous delivery and deployment.
Speedy development, cleaner code with Kotlin
Smile Egbai Software Engineer,
Smile Egbai is a programmer and researcher, who love's building new things, and learning more about the new discoveries in tech and science. Always loves sharing ideas, and anything DC.
Firebase Authentication - The secure way
Wisdom Arerosuoghene Founder & CEO, Rudigo
Change Engineer. Solution Architect. Developer and Teacher. Founder and CEO @ Rudigo - raising world class developers from scratch. Self-acclaimed wide stack developer, proficient in over 10 modern programming languages with robust experience building applications for the web, windows desktop and the top 4 mobile operating systems.
Innovating with Google Vision APIs: A case for adKandi
Currently a Senior Technical Consultant at Andela. Former Senior Software Engineer at Cotta & Cush. Co-founder at Hextremelabs, eChurch.ng and Zatcho. Has been building mobile apps for over 6 years. Sometimes funny, other times just a regular guy.
Leveraging Google Cloud for personal development
Abiola Ibrahim Software Engineer, Reconfigure.io
Previously of Konga and Andela and currently building next generation PaaS at Reconfigure.io. Abiola Ibrahim is versatile Software Engineer with experience with cloud services. One of the few that interact with MacOS, Linux and Windows on a daily basis and can survive the two extremes of development environment, full terminal without mouse interaction and full GUI without a terminal. Abiola is one of the most popular Go programmers around and has contributed to some popular Go projects. He lived and schooled in Ibadan and can not wait way to give you a good experience at the first DevFest coming to Ibadan.
Stephen Afam-Osemene Developer Relations Lead, Africa's Talking, Nigeria
Stephen Afam-Osemene is currently the Developer Relations Lead for Africa's Talking Nigeria. Africa's Talking is a technology company that provides developers access to telecommunication infrastructure on a unified API platform, making it the go-to platform for developers in Africa that helps make ideas come to life, with ease. He is a graduate of Mechanical Engineering and has been programming for over 4 years.
Getting started with Room
Omolara Adejuwon Android & iOS Developer, Law Pavillion
Omolara is a Software developer at Lawpavilion, Lagos. She's comfortable developing Android & iOS native apps. She enjoys sharing new knowledge and helping younger folks. She loves Instagram.
Getting everybody online with Progressive Web Apps
Kingdom Orjiewuru Software developer, Andela
ANDROID ARCHITECTURE COMPONENTS: Dawn of a new era in Android development
Ayokunle Paul Android Developer,
An easy approach to automated testing on the web using CodeceptJS
Gbenro Oni Software Quality Assurance Engineer, Cotta & Cush Limited
Gbenro Oni is a Software Quality Assurance Engineer at Cotta & Cush Limited. He graduated from the prestigious Obafemi Awolowo University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science. He loves watching anime and movies. He also loves listening to Electronic Dance Music and Rap. He enjoys critiquing people’s work and his love for quality, is one of the reasons he decided to be a Quality Assurance Engineer.
Building Conversational Agents with Dialogflow (API.ai)
Kenny is an Android Developer and technical writer at Dev.to, Medium, and Dzone. He's a public speaker(tech) and Organizer of the Android Nigeria Community. He's a renowned Firebase advocate with a big crush on CloudFirestore.