2018 will be the fifth edition of droidcon Italy. Launched in 2014 and warmly welcomed by the region as an excellent meeting place for the Italian Android community, droidcon has grown year on year, peaking at 850+ participants in 2017.
For 2018 we will be focusing on Android for Business, a chance to really dive into the commercial capabilities and applications of the Android platform.
In 2017 the droidcon Italy conference focused on Android Things with a keynote address from Wayne Piekarski, Developer Advocate for the Internet of Things at Google. Wayne also attended the droidcon hackathon and assisted the teams with their IoT projects and innovations.
Other topics covered throughout the droidcon history include:
droidcon Italy has welcomed brilliant speakers from all over the globe to speak at all four editions of the conference, including:
droidcon Torino is part of a series of international conferences organised annually in cities across the globe including London, Berlin, New York, San Francisco, Sao Paulo and Beijing. There are a total of 27 global droidcons involving tens of thousands of participants around the world – a great network that we can work with. The droidcon brand was born in Berlin in 2009 and in 2017 the brand joined the Messe Berlin Group, an international corporation that runs events in 170 countries and organises IFA Berlin.