What we're about

GDG Sydney is for anyone interested in developing and learning about Android and other exciting Google related technologies. We cover such topics as Kotlin, Java, Flutter, Firebase, Machine Learning, VR & AR, Google Assistant, Wearables and IoT.

Regardless of your skill level or experience, it's a fun and open environment, so we'd love to have you come along!

Monthly Meetups
We hold monthly meetups at Google Sydney, on the last Thursday of each month. We typically have two lightning talks coupled with a longer presentation.  Each meetup also includes time to talk and network, a summary of new releases and local developer introductions. Catering is provided.

Keep up to date on all thing GDG via the Australia & New Zealand Slack group.

All members are asked to act in accordance with our Code of Conduct.

Disclaimer: GDG Sydney is an independent group; our activities and the opinions expressed here should in no way be linked to Google, the corporation. GDG stands for Google Developers Groups and is a platform offered by Google Developers to support community-run developer groups.

To learn more about the GDG program, visit https://developers.google.com/groups/

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GDG Sydney: September meetup

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GDG Sydney is back for our September monthly meetup hosted at Google Sydney with Android themed dev tracks.

Katie Barnett, Lead Android Engineer, Bilue & GDG Melbourne organiser.
Katie's main focus is Android app development with a keen interest in User Interface design and development. Coupled with many years of experience in Android app development with a focus on public apps for live events and media, and responsive web development experience.

Presenting: Taking Jetpack Compose Animations to the Next Level - exploring some experiments with complex Jetpack Compose animations, Custom Layouts and embracing reusability.

Kartik Arora, Consultant Engineer, Bilue & GDG Sydney organiser.
A polyglot developer, Kartik has experience of working with multiple languages and tools. He is proficient in Java and Python and familiar with programming in C, C++, Javascript, Python, C#, MATLAB and PHP. Kartik also holds an Associate Android Developer certification from Google Developers.

Presenting: Android in its teens - with Android 13 out and about, make sure your apps are ready to support it with these required changes.

How to find us: Enter from Darling Island Road. The event space is located on ground floor and is accessible from 5:30pm with drinks & food served at 6:00pm.

Accessibility: Please reach out to one of our organisers on Meetup if you have specific accessibility requirements, and we’ll work with you to accommodate your request.

This event will be streamed via Google Meet.

Past Events

GDG Sydney: August meetup

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