DevFest Siberia 2016 - Summary


On Nov 19-20 GDG Novosibirsk and GDG Omsk organized DevFest Siberia in Novosibirsk, the biggest Russian Devfest conference for today!

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The important stats & points, we want to share with you:

  • 520+ participants from 18 different cities, from 3 countries! (The weather was -30°C these days! It’s extremely cold, but it wasn’t a limitation for the people to come).
  • 2 days, 5 parallel sessions, a lot of codelabs! The discussed topics were Android, Firebase, Web, SRE, Machine Learning, Virtual and Augmented Reality and others. The whole schedule is available at the site.
  • More than 40 speakers from 8 countries!
  • A lot of activities in the halls: we had GDG lounge, partner’s stands, technologies showcase, games.
  • Participants had additional time for communication between talks. Also, we had an amazing after party with all the speakers and participants together.
  • We’ve announced WTM chapter opening - the first one in Russia. Ladies took 15% of participants amount.
  • More than 12 local & foreign companies support us.
  • More than 8 GDG leads met there.

Please check the short video about how it was.

Also, the pictures from the event are available:

The social network tags: #dfSiberia, #DevFest16, #GDGNsk, #GDGOmsk