25 June 2019
For the first time in Myanmar, the biggest Android Developers Conference - DroidYangon 2019 will be held in coming July.
Thailand, Vietnam, Singpore and Myanmar will hold the biggest Android Developers Conference in July. Many professionals and senior software engineers both from famous foreign techonology companies such as Google, Gojek, LINE Thailand, Athena Dynamics and from famous local software development companies such as Nexlabs, Wave Money, Gusto College, Codigo Myanmar, Global New Wave Technology and BizLeap Technology will participate in DroidYangon.
Director, Events and Operations, DroidYangon, Ye Linn Wai said “Android Developers Conferences are held annually in other countries including New York and San Francisco of the U.S., Japan and Thailand. Digital economy is trending in most countries such as Tik Tok and Facebook. The use of Anroid is wider in Myanmar. So, new apps are being developed. The conference will help exchange knowledge on software developing between local and foreign developers.”
The conference features 20 sessions, 4 practical code lab/workshops and lightning talks on Machine Learning, App Security, Firebase, Android Architecture, Software testing, Scalable Backend for Android Developers, CameraX and many more.
Organizer, Public Relations, DroidYangon, Hein Htet Zaw said “In Myanmar, about 90% of the total population is using Android. The conference aims to share knowledge on development of Android to Myanmar software developers and technological students. It will help widen software developer network of Myanmar. There is a plan to hold hackathon based on what we learned from this conference.”
The Conference will take place from 8am to 6pm on the 9th of July at Taw Win Garden Hotel in Yangon. Entrance fees are 20,000 kyats and 15,000 kyats for students with student ID cards.
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