June Meetup

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June Meetup

2016-06-22 | droidmtl | Events, Uncategorized

Thursday, June 30 2016

Our Meetup is held at and sponsored by:

###La GARE, 5333 Casgrain avenue in Mile End, (QC)



  • 18:00 Drinks, Snacks & Socializing!
  • 18:30 Open Mic
  • 18:45 Firebase by Laurence de Villers
  • 19:15 Break
  • 19:30 What’s new with Android, and oh yeah, VR. by √Čtienne Caron

Call for paper : http://goo.gl/forms/cGDxGjziznVD5goH3


by Laurence de Villers

Firebase is expanding to become a unified app platform for Android, iOS and mobile web development. Google has added new tools to help you develop faster, improve app quality, acquire and engage users, and monetize apps. On top of this, it includes a brand new analytics product that ties everything together.


Laurence is a mobile developer who worked on a variaty of mobile applications for different companies. She did her study in software engineering. She now works at Busbud. She co-organized the Women Techmakers Celebration International Women’s Day event and she is involved in the community.

What’s new with Android, and oh yeah, VR.

by Etienne Caron

We’ll touch on various new things with Android and Android Studio that have now shipped, and talk about some of the most anticipated “coming soon” items.

  • Android Studio Improvements
  • Instant Apps
  • Android Pay
  • Android Apps on Chromebooks
  • Android N
  • Android Wear
  • DayDream


Etienne is a software developer who’s worked on all tiers (server, web, mobile and embedded) of large scale software platforms. As a member of the Google Dev Expert program for Android, he loves to learn and share with the community. Etienne works as a Mobile Dev Lead for Shopify, helping make commerce better for everyone.