Samsung Developers Office Hours @ 1776
Tuesday, July 30, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)
Samsung Developers is bringing top talent from across the industry to 1776, the hottest new co-working space in the heart of DC. Reserve your seat now to this premium workshop style event where experts in the industry come together to share launch advice, premier their latest apps and network. Get advice, learn best practices and access one-on-one problem solving with pros from Samsung. Dinner and drinks will be provided.
6:00pm - Dinner / networking / demo stations
7:00pm - Welcome and announcements, Pete Erickson, Modev
7:10pm - Samsung Developers overview, Michael Ludden, Samsung
7:30pm - Keynote speech - Danny Boice, CEO Speek
7:45pm - Samsung Chord SDK - Wei Xiao, Technical Evangelist, Samsung
8:00pm - Hands on breakouts with Samsung & networking
8:30pm - Samsung device giveaways!
Michael Ludden, Samsung Developers
Michael will provide an overview of the Samsung Developers program, how to get involved and their first-ever developers conference in San Francisco in October.
Wei Xiao, Technical Evangelist, Samsung
Wei will introduce Samsung Chord (Chord) SDK which enables the development of local information-sharing applications without a detailed knowledge of networking. It provides a brilliant and fun way to share messages and data in real-time between devices. The solution is perfect for use cases like Multi-player games, Education, proximity based social networking etc.
Keynote speaker: Danny Boice, CEO of Speek
"You Only Launch Once"
Danny will take the audience through the background of speek and getting from startup idea to $3mm+ in funding, hundreds of thousands of users and the recent launch out of beta (which included a native android app). Attendees will learn how to take their idea from a concept to a reality and learn tactical, pragmatic, applicable details along the way.
Danny's talk will conclude with a demo of their Android app. ;)
Additional app demos provided by the following companies:
OfftoMeet, presented by Andrew Smith and Joe Summers
ReQuestz, presented by Alexander Drummond
MyStudyRewards, presented by Dominique Wilkins
Priveo presented by Steve Altizer
Spooky Street presented by Alex Bonfield
Here's a quick video about recent Samsung Office Hours events.
This event is produced by MoDev and proudly sponsored by the following groups:
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Samsung Developers exists to engage with the developer community by providing the tools and support necessary to help app developers be successful, including hosting and sponsoring developer events, online tools, device loaner program, contests and meetups.