2 DAY CONFERENCE

Droidcon Hackathon & Workshops

Topics covered at #droidconuk

Saturday, 26th - Sunday, 27th October at The Skills Matter eXchange, London

Luke Daley will be speaking. Starts at 9:00 AM.

Join fellow Droidcon attendees for this exciting hackathon and workshop weekend, where you can make new partnerships, deep-dive into Gradle with Hans Dockter or ROM cooking with GenyMobile, create something new (and maybe win a prize!), and have a lot of fun in the process!

The Gradle Workshop

Join Gradleware’s Principal Engineer, Luke Daley, for a workshop on using Gradle – the basis for the new build tooling of the Android SDK. The workshop covers foundational and advanced features of Gradle that will enable you to get the most out of your Android builds.

Luke Daley

Luke Daley is a Principal Engineer with Gradleware. When he's not working on Gradle, you'll find Luke hacking on other projects in the Groovy ecosystem like Grails, Spock and Geb.

The Droidcon Hackathon

Join us at Skills Matter straight after the conference for a big weekend of Hackathon and Workshops! Mini-challenges will also be organised and many prizes will be distributed by our generous sponsors – so don’t miss it!

Surprise Workhop

Join fellow Android enthusiast at the Droidcon Surprise Workshops.

The Droidcon Hackathon

Rejoin the Droidcon Hackathon for an afternoon of intense coding!

The Droidcon Hackathon

Rejoin the Droidcon Hackathon for a night of intense coding!

Genymobile ROM Cooking Workshop

Join fellow Android enthusiast at the Droidcon Genymobile ROM Cooking Workshop.

The Droidcon Hackathon

Join us at Skills Matter straight after the conference for a big weekend of Hackathon and Workshops! Mini-challenges will also be organised and many prizes will be distributed by our generous sponsors – so don’t miss it!

Hackathon : demos and prizes!

After two days of exciting workshops and over 24 hours of coding, the Droidcon Hackathon & Workshops Weekend culminates in the Hackathon demos and prizes!

The Skills Matter eXchange

Located just a five minute walk from Barbican and Old Street Stations and a 15 minute walk from Kings Cross and St Pancras Stations, the Skills Matter eXchange provides a great selection of event spaces with all the facilities you need for a vibrant, interactive and successful Tech Event.

How to contact Skills Matter

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Fantastic space for your Tech event

Whether you are organising a hackathon, an (un)conference, a training course, product launch or meeting, our experienced event team loves to help you make your event stand out!

Fully equipped, with well working WIFI and projection facilities, and with AV, power points and white boards available in most of our space, the Skills Matter eXchange provides:

  • one auditorium, seating up to 125 people (theatre style)

  • two spacious event-, or training rooms, each seating up to 70 people theatre style or 25 people class room style

  • one bright training or meeting room, seating up to 14 class room style or 18 Board room style)

  • one training or meeting room, seating up to 8 people class room or Board room style.

  • two funky break-out areas serving complementary coffee & tea throughout your event.

How can we help organise your event?

We'd love to find out how we can help make your event stand out! Contact us with your requirements - and our experienced events team will start working with you, to make it happen!

Get in touch with us today!

  • Phone: +44 (0) 207 183 9040

  • Email: info@skillsmatter.com

  • Address: Skills Matter, 116-120 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP

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The Skills Matter eXchange

116-120 Goswell Road, London, EC1V 7DP, GB


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