Speaker

Rebecca Saka

Rebecca Saka

Flutter Developer

Lagos, Nigeria

Rebecca is a passionate Flutter developer with an unwavering passion for everything Flutter-related. With over three years of hands-on experience previously specializing in native Android development, she has honed her skills and become a part of the Flutter community. Rebecca's enthusiasm for Flutter extends beyond the code; she is dedicated to fostering inclusivity and empowerment in the tech industry.

As one of the co-founders of GirlsCanCodeFlutter, Rebecca actively champions women in tech, creating a supportive community for mentoring and collaboration. Her commitment to diversity and inclusion is evident not only in her advocacy but also in her engaging speaking engagements.

Rebecca's talks delve into the exciting possibilities of Flutter, where she shares insights, tips, and the latest developments in the framework. Whether discussing innovative Flutter projects or unravelling the intricacies of app development, Rebecca's presentations are both informative and infused with her genuine love for Flutter.

Area of Expertise

  • Information & Communications Technology

Topics

  • flutter
  • Flutter Fest
  • Flutter app development services
  • FlutterFire

Next Gen Code Push with Shorebird in Flutter Applications

App updates are a necessary part of the development process, but they don't have to be cumbersome. In this session, we will unravel the power of CodePush, a game-changing tool that simplifies app updates without the usual wait times.

We'll go on a journey through CodePush, a technology that enables over-the-air updates for your Flutter applications. You'll discover how to effortlessly roll out bug fixes, feature enhancements, and critical updates without going through the app store review process.

I'll also introduce Shorebird, a product that streamlines the integration of CodePush in Flutter Apps, making the implementation even more accessible.

Leveraging CodePush with Shorebird for Seamless Flutter App Updates

App updates are a necessary part of the development process, but they don't have to be cumbersome. In this session, we will unravel the power of CodePush, a game-changing tool that simplifies app updates without the usual wait times.

We'll go on a journey through CodePush, a technology that enables over-the-air updates for your Flutter applications. You'll discover how to effortlessly roll out bug fixes, feature enhancements, and critical updates without going through the app store review process.

I'll also introduce Shorebird, a product that streamlines the integration of CodePush in Flutter Apps, making the implementation even more accessible.

Let's Build a Flutter App (Fast!)

This talk is all about showing how simple it is to kickstart your mobile app development using Firebase and Flutter. We'll walk you through the process of setting up a project, integrating Firebase's powerful backend services, and creating a polished user interface with Flutter widgets. By the end of this session, you'll have the know-how to rapidly prototype and deploy mobile apps using these dynamic tools, regardless of your experience level. Join us to discover the full potential of Firebase and Flutter for fast app development.

Fire up your Flutter Apps with Firebase Emulator

In the fast-paced world of mobile app development, time is of the essence. As Flutter developers, our aim is to build feature-rich and reliable applications that delight users. However, testing our app's interactions with Firebase can be tricky without risking production data or incurring additional costs.

The solution? Firebase Emulators!

In this session, we will explore how Firebase Emulators can transform your Flutter development process. Whether you are a seasoned developer or just starting with Flutter, this session offers valuable insights and practical guidance to enhance your app development workflow.

Key points covered in the session:

- Introduction to Firebase Emulators: Discover the power of Firebase Emulators and how they enable seamless testing of Firebase interactions without impacting production data.

- Integrating Firebase Emulators with Flutter: Learn how to seamlessly integrate Firebase Emulators into your Flutter projects for efficient and safe testing.

- Continuous Integration with Firebase Emulators: Explore best practices for setting up continuous integration with Firebase Emulators, ensuring a smooth and reliable development process.

Join us and unlock the full potential of Firebase Emulators to take your Flutter app development to new heights!

Navigating your career, especially as a woman in tech

One of the questions I’m asked most often is “I want to get into tech, Where do I start? What do I need?” When I ask, what part of tech? Most people don’t really have an answer for that, because they don’t know how vast the technology field is.

In this session, we’ll be going through how to navigate the tech world from picking a tech career part to highlighting how to become successful in your chosen field.

Spicing Flutter Apps with Flavors

One of the use cases of Flavors is that it helps us to set up different build configurations for different production stages. In my session I'll do a quick overview of why we should use flavors in our apps, some use cases of flavors and how to set up flavours for flutter.

DEVFEST' 23

December 2023 Akure, Nigeria

Devfest Enugu 2023

December 2023 Enugu, Nigeria

DevFest Calabar 2023

December 2023 Calabar, Nigeria

Flutter Firebase Festival

September 2023 Prague, Czechia

IWD ADO-EKITI 2023

April 2023 Ado-Ekiti, Nigeria

Flutter Festival London 2022

March 2022 London, United Kingdom

Rebecca Saka

Flutter Developer

Lagos, Nigeria