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event starts

08 Aug 2019

event ends

09 Aug 2019


Nairobi, Kenya

We are pleased to welcome you to sub-Saharan Africa for the largest ever Android Developer Conference.

This two-day global android developer-focused gathering will be held in Nairobi Kenya on 8th and 9th August 2019 and will be the largest of its kind in Sub Saharan Africa. It will include workshops and codelabs focused on the building of Android applications and will give participants an excellent chance to learn about the local Android development ecosystem, opportunities and services as well as meet the engineers and companies who work on them.

see the photos from last year here:

This year’s DroidconKE will be a multi-track event with speakers in each track and keynotes on the two days all on Android. Listed below are the suggested themes which will to be covered:

1. Craftsmanship, Teams, People & Methodologies

Talks related to:  

- designing or refactoring code (can be language specific or spanning multiple languages).

- culture and experiences in teams, new ways of working, or tools that practitioner’s find useful.

2. Database and Cloud 

Talks relating to

- database paradigms

techniques for working with data and databases etc.

- Or platforms including and Firebase and Windows Azure.

3. DevOps & Automation 

Talks related to DevOps and automation of deployment, including specific automation approaches, experiences and lessons learned.

4. Tools and Frameworks

Talks related to the use of developer tools, languages, frameworks and platforms.

5. Design, User Interface and UX

Talks related to User Interface and User experience methodologies, tips and best practices.

6. Monetization and Publishing

Talks related to:

- In-App purchases

- Publishing Android Applications

- Payment APIS

- How to make money from you android Application

7. Security and IoT

Talks related to:

- security or hacking in Android Applications.

- Internet of Things devices,

- platforms and writing software for IoT and how they connect to Android

8. Machine Learning & AI

Talks related to data science with reference to Android Applications.


Any other topic not included here that covers the Android Ecosystem.

All these tracks cover topics in:

- Enterprise Application development,

- Game development 

- Application development


in relation to Android.

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Call for Speakers
CfS opens at 12:00 AM

29 Jan 2019

CfS closes at 12:00 AM

30 Jun 2019

This event is in E. Africa Standard Time time zone.
Closing time in your time zone is .

  1. We do not and will not discriminate. We encourage all people to apply for the talks.
  2. We are only accepting technical talks this being a developer event. We do not accept any PR and marketing talks.
  3. The workshop sessions will last 45 minutes. Feel free to utilize this time as creatively as you can. Kindly allow time for questions too.
  4. You can present as one or two or three people, BUT within the specified times.
  5. Selected speakers will get a free ticket and a thank you gift bag.
  6. In case of any special requests or questions kindly let us know.
  7. We will NOT cover your travel and accommodation costs.

event fee

free for speakers

This is: Pre-Event speaker bash, Tickets for the conference, and two day meals and a thank you party,