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2 DAY CONFERENCE

droidcon London 2017

Topics covered at #droidconUK
Book Now: £695 £550 + VAT Book by 2nd September and pay just £550!

Thursday, 26th - Friday, 27th October at Business Design Centre, London

57 experts. will be speaking. Starts at 9:00 AM.

Want to meet the international Android community, listen to expert speakers, find out about all the latest Android advances and see fantastic new technologies? Then join us at droidcon London, the largest Android developer conference in Europe!

Join us at droidcon London on October 26-27th 2017

The ninth droidcon London returns with more in store for you to learn and discover! Join leading experts in the Android realm who will share their ideas and thought processes on all things Mobile. Follow us at #droidconUK for all the latest updates on the conference!

Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great Early Bird offers available so if you are planning to join us for two days packed with Android fun, get your skates on and book your ticket today!


Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

Join us for the monthly droidcon London Bytes meetups at CodeNode

Want to stay in the loop with the latest developments within the Android community?

Join our monthly droidcon London Bytes meetups, leading up to droidcon London 2017!

Find more information here!

Last Year's highlights

Check out droidcon London 2016's Highlights and Conversations with speakers here!


Impressions of last year

Day 1: Thursday 26th October 2017

The rooms will be allocated on the day! Look out for the whiteboards and vote for which talk you'd like to attend. The final schedule for each day will be finalised after the opening keynote!

Track Track #1 Track #2 Track #3 Track #4 Track #5
08:00

Registration & Breakfast

09:20

Welcome to droidcon London 2017 - Day 1

09:30
2

Keynote: Android: A Retrospective

Chet Haase and Romain Guy


keynote droidcon android
10:30

Tea & Coffee Break

10:45

Through the looking-glass eyes of an Android

Adrian Catalan


api machine-learning android droidconuk

Data Persistence In Android: There’s Room For Improvement

Florina Muntenescu


DataPersistence room ArchitectureComponents architecture droidconuk

From View to Pixel

Britt Barak


underTheHood profiling performance android droidconuk

OpenGL, a noob's guide for Android developers

Benjamin Monjoie


canvas views opengl android droidconuk

Commonly Overlooked Areas of Security

Clive Lee


ReadTheFriendlyManual security android droidconuk
11:30

Tea & Coffee Break

11:45

O-mg what's new in Android Security?

Scott Alexander-Bown


autofill ssl webview safetynet google-play-services security android droidconuk

Deep Android Integrations

Ty Smith


twitter uber programmatic-communication intent-interfaces interfaces android droidconuk

Profile, debug, analyze

Wojtek Kaliciński


tools androidstudio debugging android droidconuk

Android Internals for Developers

Effie Barak


window-manager activity-manager system-service Binder-IPC internals AOSP AndroidOS

How to Keep Your API Keys Safe

Richard Taylor


react.js tls android droidconuk
12:30

Lunch

14:00

About Memory Management in Fully Reactive Apps

Paco Estevez


advanced rxjava functional-programming android droidconuk

Looking forward to Hoi Lam's Talk!

Hoi Lam


androidwear android droidconuk

Accessibility @ Scale

Mallika Potter


accessibility android droidconuk

The Creative Technologist

Corey Latislaw


android droidconuk

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Nick Butcher


animation RecyclerView android droidconuk
14:45

Tea & Coffee Break

15:00

CYA: Cover Your App

Jorge Ortiz Fuentes


UnitTesting kotlin architecture android droidconuk

Doo z z z z z e

Ralf Wondratschek


APIs JobScheduler android droidconuk

Modularizing Android Applications

Marvin Ramin


multi-project architecture interfaces gradle droidconuk

How to be a happy developer. Now!

Christian Robert


developer-unhappiness android droidconuk

My app is smarter than your app

Erik Hellman


AI artificial-intelligence machine-learning android droidconuk
15:45

Tea & Coffee Break

16:00

One to 10x - Tools that give you superpowers

Zan Markan


gradle 10x android droidconuk

Deep into the IoT trenches: how to build a connected product

Jeroen Mols


hardware legacy Wi-FiSetup discovery architecture IoT android droidconuk

The Baddest Android Advice in All Land

Bad Android Advice


BadAndroidAdvice android droidconuk

Revolutionary features in Gradle 4.0

Etienne Studer


Build-Cache Composite-Builds Daemon-by-default gradle android droidconuk

Lint for Life: Your Customizable Guard At Compile Time

Snow Zhao


Static-Code-Analysis ADT lint android droidconuk
16:45

Tea & Coffee Break

17:00

Easy onboarding with less permissions

Michael Stillwell


ux GooglePlay APIs android droidconuk
17:15

Heat the Neurons of Your Smartphone with Deep Learning

Qian Jin


poc deep-learning AI artificial-intelligence machine-learning android droidconuk
17:30

I am on a Fastlane to Hell

Jan Kettner


continuous-deployment continuous-integration fastlane android droidconuk
17:45

Beer Break

18:00

Looking forward to Lisa Wray's Keynote Talk!

Lisa Wray


19:00

droidcon London 2017 Party!

22:00

End of Day 1 of droidcon London 2017 - See you tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 27th October 2017

The rooms will be allocated on the day! Look out for the whiteboards and vote for which talk you'd like to attend. The final schedule for each day will be finalised after the opening keynote!

Track Track #1 Track #2 Track #3 Track #4 Track #5
08:30

Registration and Breakfast Refreshments

09:15

Welcome to droidcon London 2017 - Day 2

09:30

Keynote: Developers Are Users Too

Florina Muntenescu


android droidconuk
10:30

Tea & Coffee Break

10:45

Testing Android apps based on Dagger and RxJava

Fabio Collini


mockito dagger android droidconuk rxjava testing

Bridging the Gaps: Online to Offline world of Mobile Apps

Ajit Singh


network-APIs design&architecture offline-mode android droidconuk testing

Common Poor Coding Patterns and How to Avoid Them

Alice Yuan


performance rxjava testing architecture ui

OpenYOLO: Authentication made easy and secure

Iain McGinniss


security authentication OpenYOLO android droidconuk
2

Resource Overlays

Zoran Jovanovic and Mårten Kongstad


OEM Rjava android droidconuk
11:15

Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Superstyling

Chris Banes


styling android droidconuk

Write Less Code and Get More Done: Multiplying Your Impact Through Mentoring

Jonathan Maltz


MVParchitecture dagger android droidconuk rxjava

Merge like it's 2099

Xavier Gouchet


merge android droidconuk

♫ These are a few of my favourite (Android) Things ♫

Marcos Placona


Maker IoT AndroidThings security android droidconuk
12:15

Tea & Coffee Break

12:30

Pragmatic Kotlin on Android

Josh Skeen


FunctionalProgramming kotlin android droidconuk rxjava

Android Instant Apps

Benjamin Weiss


instant-apps android droidconuk

Authentic Developer

Anastasia López


vulnerability android droidconuk

Making Dogfood Builds Testable and Fun

Eric Cochran


gradle dogfooding dagger android droidconuk
13:15

Lunch

14:30
2

Looking Forward to Chet Haase and Romain Guy Comedy Talk!

Chet Haase and Romain Guy


comedy android droidconuk

Android Things: Building your own personal robot army

Adrian Catalan


IoT AndroidThings api android droidconuk

Bluetooth Low Energy on Android: Top Tips for the Tricky Bits

Stuart Kent


bluetooth BLE api android droidconuk
15:15

Tea & Coffee Break

15:30
2

Why you should use Litho too

Emil Sjölander and Pasquale Anatriello


testability litho android droidconuk

Hands-on with Cloud Functions for Firebase

Laurence Moroney


cloud-functions serverless firebase android droidconuk

Kotlin Coroutines and Android sitting in a tree

Kai Koenig


anko async coroutines kotlin android droidconuk
16:15

Tea & Coffee Break

16:30
2

Litho Animations and Internals

Marco Cova and Andy Street


litho android droidconuk

When Your App’s Asleep

Britt Barak


androidDev androidUX whatsnew android droidconuk

Building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) with Face recognition and AR in Android

Raul Hernandez


AI mvp imagerecognition ar machine-learning android droidconuk
2

Travelling across Asia - Our journey from Java to Kotlin

Maria Neumayer and Amal Kakaiya


productivity teamwork kotlin android droidconuk
17:15

Tea & Coffee Break

17:30

Looking forward to Jake Wharton's Keynote Talk!

Jake Wharton


18:30

End of droidcon London 2017 - See you at droidcon London 2018!

Business Design Centre

Situated in Islington, one of London’s most vibrant areas, the BDC is within walking distance of Angel tube station and relatively close to Kings Cross, Farringdon, Liverpool Street and Euston stations. Conveniently located outside the congestion charge zone, the venue also benefits from on-site car parking, an adjacent Hilton Hotel, and has disabled access.

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Business Design Centre

52 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0QH, GB


View details, travel and nearby hotels

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

Call for Papers is now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

Carry on the fun of Droidcon with droidcon2gether!



Further the ideas sparked and the friendships made at Droidcon with a weekend of free, Android community activities! If you want an extra two (free!) days of workshops and challenges - with cool prizes up for grabs - then dive on into Droidcon2gether!

Join fellow Droidcon attendees and some of the most talented coders and experts, for our new weekend-long Droidcon2gether event and create something amazing together!

Participation is free for registered attendees. Head here to register.

Whether you are seeking to improve visibility of your tools, devices or projects, or simply would like to support the droidcon's passionate community through your engagement, our sponsorship team will be able to help you select the best sponsorship package for you! Email sponsors@skillsmatter.com or phone 0207 183 9040.

Available Packages

    • PREMIER SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (9.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 12 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 12 free exhibitor passes
      • 6 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 50 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 3 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 4 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Set one of the Hack Challenges and award a prize to the winner of your challenge
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra large) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags
      • Lanyards worn by every attendee
      • Conference t-shirt

      Featured at the Droidcon London 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
      • On party banners
    • PLATINUM SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (6.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 10 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 10 free exhibitor passes
      • 4 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 25 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 2 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 2 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Set one of the Hack Challenges and award a prize to the winner of your challenge
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (large) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags

      Featured at the Droidcon London 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
    • GOLD SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (4.50m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 8 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 8 free exhibitor passes
      • 2 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 10 Conference Party Drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (medium size) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • SILVER SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (2.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 6 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 6 free exhibitor passes
      • 1 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (small) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name Badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed Conference Programme Booklet
      • Main Stage Re-Boards and banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • BRONZE SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Your own flipchart at in central conference break-out area
      • 2 Free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 2 Free exhibitor passes
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra small) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon sponsor pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your own dedicated partner page on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue


    • DROIDCON COMMUNITY SKILLSCAST SPONSORSHIP
    • Be remembered! Have your logo displayed on all Droidcon SkillsCast recordings!

      Skills Matter will record almost every talk held at Droidcon and will publish these as SkillsCasts on Skills Matter.com. SkillsCasts are available to Skills Matter's 100,000+ strong (member) community and comprise of film footage as well as all code and slides presented in the Droidcon talks.

      If your company would like to sponsor this year's Droidcon SkillsCasts, your logo will appear along with one other sponsor logo and the Droidcon organiser logo's inside all recorded SkillsCasts(*).

      Brand Visibility Benefits
      • Your logo on all Droidcon SkillsCasts, available to Skills Matter's 50,000 strong member community.
      • Exclusive to two Droidcon sponsors and two Droidcon organisers only!

      (8) Logo's of other sponsors will appear below on the SkillsCast pages, below the actual SkillsCast. Our SkillsCast sponsors' logo's will appear on the actual SkillsCast video.

To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Thanks to our sponsors

Would you like to write about droidcon London 2017? Do you blog on mobile application development? Come and join us at droidcon London 2017! If you blog about droidcon London 2017 and send us the link, and we'll proudly feature you on these pages!

And if you would like to write an article or interview some of droidcon's amazing speakers, inventors and thinkers this year, contact marketing team and have a chance to win a free press pass.

Write ups about droidcon London 2016 (and past editions too)!

Hold tight, skillscasts coming soon!

 

Overview

Want to meet the international Android community, listen to expert speakers, find out about all the latest Android advances and see fantastic new technologies? Then join us at droidcon London, the largest Android developer conference in Europe!

Join us at droidcon London on October 26-27th 2017

The ninth droidcon London returns with more in store for you to learn and discover! Join leading experts in the Android realm who will share their ideas and thought processes on all things Mobile. Follow us at #droidconUK for all the latest updates on the conference!

Tickets

Registration is open and we have some great Early Bird offers available so if you are planning to join us for two days packed with Android fun, get your skates on and book your ticket today!


Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

Join us for the monthly droidcon London Bytes meetups at CodeNode

Want to stay in the loop with the latest developments within the Android community?

Join our monthly droidcon London Bytes meetups, leading up to droidcon London 2017!

Find more information here!

Last Year's highlights

Check out droidcon London 2016's Highlights and Conversations with speakers here!


Impressions of last year

Programme

Day 1: Thursday 26th October 2017

The rooms will be allocated on the day! Look out for the whiteboards and vote for which talk you'd like to attend. The final schedule for each day will be finalised after the opening keynote!

Track Track #1 Track #2 Track #3 Track #4 Track #5
08:00

Registration & Breakfast

09:20

Welcome to droidcon London 2017 - Day 1

09:30
2

Keynote: Android: A Retrospective

Chet Haase and Romain Guy


keynote droidcon android
10:30

Tea & Coffee Break

10:45

Through the looking-glass eyes of an Android

Adrian Catalan


api machine-learning android droidconuk

Data Persistence In Android: There’s Room For Improvement

Florina Muntenescu


DataPersistence room ArchitectureComponents architecture droidconuk

From View to Pixel

Britt Barak


underTheHood profiling performance android droidconuk

OpenGL, a noob's guide for Android developers

Benjamin Monjoie


canvas views opengl android droidconuk

Commonly Overlooked Areas of Security

Clive Lee


ReadTheFriendlyManual security android droidconuk
11:30

Tea & Coffee Break

11:45

O-mg what's new in Android Security?

Scott Alexander-Bown


autofill ssl webview safetynet google-play-services security android droidconuk

Deep Android Integrations

Ty Smith


twitter uber programmatic-communication intent-interfaces interfaces android droidconuk

Profile, debug, analyze

Wojtek Kaliciński


tools androidstudio debugging android droidconuk

Android Internals for Developers

Effie Barak


window-manager activity-manager system-service Binder-IPC internals AOSP AndroidOS

How to Keep Your API Keys Safe

Richard Taylor


react.js tls android droidconuk
12:30

Lunch

14:00

About Memory Management in Fully Reactive Apps

Paco Estevez


advanced rxjava functional-programming android droidconuk

Looking forward to Hoi Lam's Talk!

Hoi Lam


androidwear android droidconuk

Accessibility @ Scale

Mallika Potter


accessibility android droidconuk

The Creative Technologist

Corey Latislaw


android droidconuk

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Nick Butcher


animation RecyclerView android droidconuk
14:45

Tea & Coffee Break

15:00

CYA: Cover Your App

Jorge Ortiz Fuentes


UnitTesting kotlin architecture android droidconuk

Doo z z z z z e

Ralf Wondratschek


APIs JobScheduler android droidconuk

Modularizing Android Applications

Marvin Ramin


multi-project architecture interfaces gradle droidconuk

How to be a happy developer. Now!

Christian Robert


developer-unhappiness android droidconuk

My app is smarter than your app

Erik Hellman


AI artificial-intelligence machine-learning android droidconuk
15:45

Tea & Coffee Break

16:00

One to 10x - Tools that give you superpowers

Zan Markan


gradle 10x android droidconuk

Deep into the IoT trenches: how to build a connected product

Jeroen Mols


hardware legacy Wi-FiSetup discovery architecture IoT android droidconuk

The Baddest Android Advice in All Land

Bad Android Advice


BadAndroidAdvice android droidconuk

Revolutionary features in Gradle 4.0

Etienne Studer


Build-Cache Composite-Builds Daemon-by-default gradle android droidconuk

Lint for Life: Your Customizable Guard At Compile Time

Snow Zhao


Static-Code-Analysis ADT lint android droidconuk
16:45

Tea & Coffee Break

17:00

Easy onboarding with less permissions

Michael Stillwell


ux GooglePlay APIs android droidconuk
17:15

Heat the Neurons of Your Smartphone with Deep Learning

Qian Jin


poc deep-learning AI artificial-intelligence machine-learning android droidconuk
17:30

I am on a Fastlane to Hell

Jan Kettner


continuous-deployment continuous-integration fastlane android droidconuk
17:45

Beer Break

18:00

Looking forward to Lisa Wray's Keynote Talk!

Lisa Wray


19:00

droidcon London 2017 Party!

22:00

End of Day 1 of droidcon London 2017 - See you tomorrow!

Day 2: Friday 27th October 2017

The rooms will be allocated on the day! Look out for the whiteboards and vote for which talk you'd like to attend. The final schedule for each day will be finalised after the opening keynote!

Track Track #1 Track #2 Track #3 Track #4 Track #5
08:30

Registration and Breakfast Refreshments

09:15

Welcome to droidcon London 2017 - Day 2

09:30

Keynote: Developers Are Users Too

Florina Muntenescu


android droidconuk
10:30

Tea & Coffee Break

10:45

Testing Android apps based on Dagger and RxJava

Fabio Collini


mockito dagger android droidconuk rxjava testing

Bridging the Gaps: Online to Offline world of Mobile Apps

Ajit Singh


network-APIs design&architecture offline-mode android droidconuk testing

Common Poor Coding Patterns and How to Avoid Them

Alice Yuan


performance rxjava testing architecture ui

OpenYOLO: Authentication made easy and secure

Iain McGinniss


security authentication OpenYOLO android droidconuk
2

Resource Overlays

Zoran Jovanovic and Mårten Kongstad


OEM Rjava android droidconuk
11:15

Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Superstyling

Chris Banes


styling android droidconuk

Write Less Code and Get More Done: Multiplying Your Impact Through Mentoring

Jonathan Maltz


MVParchitecture dagger android droidconuk rxjava

Merge like it's 2099

Xavier Gouchet


merge android droidconuk

♫ These are a few of my favourite (Android) Things ♫

Marcos Placona


Maker IoT AndroidThings security android droidconuk
12:15

Tea & Coffee Break

12:30

Pragmatic Kotlin on Android

Josh Skeen


FunctionalProgramming kotlin android droidconuk rxjava

Android Instant Apps

Benjamin Weiss


instant-apps android droidconuk

Authentic Developer

Anastasia López


vulnerability android droidconuk

Making Dogfood Builds Testable and Fun

Eric Cochran


gradle dogfooding dagger android droidconuk
13:15

Lunch

14:30
2

Looking Forward to Chet Haase and Romain Guy Comedy Talk!

Chet Haase and Romain Guy


comedy android droidconuk

Android Things: Building your own personal robot army

Adrian Catalan


IoT AndroidThings api android droidconuk

Bluetooth Low Energy on Android: Top Tips for the Tricky Bits

Stuart Kent


bluetooth BLE api android droidconuk
15:15

Tea & Coffee Break

15:30
2

Why you should use Litho too

Emil Sjölander and Pasquale Anatriello


testability litho android droidconuk

Hands-on with Cloud Functions for Firebase

Laurence Moroney


cloud-functions serverless firebase android droidconuk

Kotlin Coroutines and Android sitting in a tree

Kai Koenig


anko async coroutines kotlin android droidconuk
16:15

Tea & Coffee Break

16:30
2

Litho Animations and Internals

Marco Cova and Andy Street


litho android droidconuk

When Your App’s Asleep

Britt Barak


androidDev androidUX whatsnew android droidconuk

Building a Minimum Viable Product (MVP) with Face recognition and AR in Android

Raul Hernandez


AI mvp imagerecognition ar machine-learning android droidconuk
2

Travelling across Asia - Our journey from Java to Kotlin

Maria Neumayer and Amal Kakaiya


productivity teamwork kotlin android droidconuk
17:15

Tea & Coffee Break

17:30

Looking forward to Jake Wharton's Keynote Talk!

Jake Wharton


18:30

End of droidcon London 2017 - See you at droidcon London 2018!

Venue

Business Design Centre

Situated in Islington, one of London’s most vibrant areas, the BDC is within walking distance of Angel tube station and relatively close to Kings Cross, Farringdon, Liverpool Street and Euston stations. Conveniently located outside the congestion charge zone, the venue also benefits from on-site car parking, an adjacent Hilton Hotel, and has disabled access.

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Business Design Centre

52 Upper Street, Islington, London, N1 0QH, GB


View details, travel and nearby hotels
Get Involved

Get Involved

Would you like to help us facilitate a great conference? Help us set up the conference spaces, introduce talks and speakers, field Q&A questions with mics, or support some of the workshops and hacks we've got in store? Sign up as a volunteer and get a free ticket to the conference!

Call for Papers is now CLOSED!

The Call for Papers is now CLOSED! Thanks for submitting a proposal, the response's been overwhelming and we are currently working on selecting talks. Click here to stay up to date and find out more on speakers as we'll start publishing the line-up very soon!

Fringe

Carry on the fun of Droidcon with droidcon2gether!



Further the ideas sparked and the friendships made at Droidcon with a weekend of free, Android community activities! If you want an extra two (free!) days of workshops and challenges - with cool prizes up for grabs - then dive on into Droidcon2gether!

Join fellow Droidcon attendees and some of the most talented coders and experts, for our new weekend-long Droidcon2gether event and create something amazing together!

Participation is free for registered attendees. Head here to register.

Sponsors

Thanks to our sponsors

Whether you are seeking to improve visibility of your tools, devices or projects, or simply would like to support the droidcon's passionate community through your engagement, our sponsorship team will be able to help you select the best sponsorship package for you! Email sponsors@skillsmatter.com or phone 0207 183 9040.

Available Packages

    • PREMIER SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (9.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 12 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 12 free exhibitor passes
      • 6 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 50 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 3 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 4 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Set one of the Hack Challenges and award a prize to the winner of your challenge
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra large) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags
      • Lanyards worn by every attendee
      • Conference t-shirt

      Featured at the Droidcon London 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
      • On party banners
    • PLATINUM SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (6.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 10 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 10 free exhibitor passes
      • 4 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 25 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 2 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 2 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Set one of the Hack Challenges and award a prize to the winner of your challenge
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (large) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags

      Featured at the Droidcon London 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
    • GOLD SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (4.50m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 8 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 8 free exhibitor passes
      • 2 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 10 Conference Party Drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (medium size) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Droidcon Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • SILVER SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (2.00m²) in central conference break-out area
      • 6 free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 6 free exhibitor passes
      • 1 of your #droidconUK related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (small) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon London 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name Badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed Conference Programme Booklet
      • Main Stage Re-Boards and banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • BRONZE SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Your own flipchart at in central conference break-out area
      • 2 Free conference tickets, worth £695 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 2 Free exhibitor passes
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra small) logo displayed on:

      • Droidcon sponsor pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your own dedicated partner page on skillsmatter.com
      • All Droidcon London 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • Printed conference program booklet
      • Main stage re-boards and banners throughout the venue


    • DROIDCON COMMUNITY SKILLSCAST SPONSORSHIP
    • Be remembered! Have your logo displayed on all Droidcon SkillsCast recordings!

      Skills Matter will record almost every talk held at Droidcon and will publish these as SkillsCasts on Skills Matter.com. SkillsCasts are available to Skills Matter's 100,000+ strong (member) community and comprise of film footage as well as all code and slides presented in the Droidcon talks.

      If your company would like to sponsor this year's Droidcon SkillsCasts, your logo will appear along with one other sponsor logo and the Droidcon organiser logo's inside all recorded SkillsCasts(*).

      Brand Visibility Benefits
      • Your logo on all Droidcon SkillsCasts, available to Skills Matter's 50,000 strong member community.
      • Exclusive to two Droidcon sponsors and two Droidcon organisers only!

      (8) Logo's of other sponsors will appear below on the SkillsCast pages, below the actual SkillsCast. Our SkillsCast sponsors' logo's will appear on the actual SkillsCast video.

To discuss sponsorship opportunities please contact the team:

Press

Would you like to write about droidcon London 2017? Do you blog on mobile application development? Come and join us at droidcon London 2017! If you blog about droidcon London 2017 and send us the link, and we'll proudly feature you on these pages!

And if you would like to write an article or interview some of droidcon's amazing speakers, inventors and thinkers this year, contact marketing team and have a chance to win a free press pass.

Write ups about droidcon London 2016 (and past editions too)!

Skillscasts

Hold tight, skillscasts coming soon!

 

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