Attend DevFest 2017

The biggest Google related event, carefully crafted for you by GDG community! Awesome speakers and lot's of fun!!

16th September, 2017

Residency Towers, Press Road

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Why This Event Is Awesome?


Each GDG DevFest is inspired by and uniquely tailored to the needs of the developer community that hosts it. While no two events will be exactly alike, each GDG DevFest will, at its core, be powered by a shared belief that when developers come together to exchange ideas, amazing things can happen.

Expert Speakers

Best in class speakers who have extensive knowledge of the topic.

Developer focused!

Google Developers Group (GDG) - is an open and volunteer geek community who create exciting projects and share experience about Google technologies with a passion

Meet the Speakers

Amrit Sanjeev

Amrit Sanjeev is a Senior Developer Advocate at Google. He was an organizer for BlrDroid, an avid Android hacker. He has over 13 years of experience in software development. Before Google, he used to works as a Staff Engineer (Mobility) at Intuit, and with IBM as an Architect for the Android Platform Development Group and part of the Enterprise Mobility Group.

Dileep P G

Dileep is a Creative Developer and the Head of Technology at BuildNext, an end-to-end platform for Building Material procurement. Among other things, he currently leads the development of state-of-the-art Virtual Reality solutions to visualize and customize architectural spaces before they are built. Prior to this, he worked with Microsoft for 6+ years as a developer and also created, a fun little one-person technology lab.

Jikku Jose

Jikku is a co-Founder of Qucentis & BIGOrg. They are currently developing a blockchain based asset management system.

Remya P Vava

Remya has over 9years experience in the industry, working on high scale telecom and healthcare projects spanning multiple technologies and scaling to meet thousands of customers. Her interests include optimizing apps and building high performance applications.

Robin Panicker

Robin Panicker

Robin Panicker, is CEO at SEQATO, a small start-up that he started as a hobby. He has been in this industry for more than 15 years and he specialises in bridging the gap between man and machine. He likes architecting simple solutions for complex problems. His latest area of interest lies in exploiting artificial intelligence for the benefit of mankind.

Rohan Thomas

Rohan Thomas

Rohan Thomas is a young developer, blogger and Algorithmist. His main area of interest is Machine Learning. He is dynamic and building better solutions for the future generations by cutting the edges of technology. He is passionate about machine learning and helping people learn and build using ML.

Sreenath Sasikumar

Sreenath Sasikumar

Sreenath is the founder and CEO of MashupAcademy, a first of its kind fullstack web development training academy. He is a Web Security Consultant and Startup Technology Mentor. He specializes in web and mobile application security, he has been involved in security testing and reporting vulnerabilities of customer websites and mobile applications in various domains.


South Gate of Secretariat, Press Road, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala 695001

Event Schedule

9:00am to 09:30am


If you have already registered online, just mention your name and sign in. Walk-ins are welcome, please note that we will only be able to accomodate based on availability. The venue has a maximum capacity of 100 people.

09:30am to 09:45am


Keynote address.

09:45am to 10:30am



10:45am to 11:30am


An overview of the current generation of VR platforms and devices from a developer perspective – the excitement, the choices, the limits and the workarounds from a year of VR development at BuildNext.

11:30am to 12:30pm

Whats not a blockchain?

See beyond the hype cycle! An introductory talk on the technology that powers Bitcoin.

12:30pm to 1:15pm


Break for a power lunch, and mingle with the developers from the community.

1:15pm to 2:00pm

The Magic of Flutter

An introduction to Flutter, a SDK that makes building high-performing, modern and beautiful apps easy.

2:00pm to 2:45pm

Exploring the Darknet

A peep into the spooky world of darknet and underground cybercrime syndicate.

3:00pm to 3:45pm

Analyse your users - Grow your app

Understand how Firebase can be used to build, analyze and scale your app to reach out to an even wider audience

3:45pm to 4:30pm

Building apps for Google Home and Google Assistant

Rohan will give us an introduction to building apps for the Google assistant, and Home.

4:30pm to 5.00pm


Thank you note, and raffle for swags. The raffle is based on the token given during registration.