The Chrome Developer Summit is the pinnacle event of the year for Chrome, where web developers learn about the newest and latest trends and features for the upcoming year. Join Google at Skillsmatter in London for our VIP partner round table, watch the live stream, hear from Google Developer Expert Dean Hume and mingle with other kindred spirits over drinks afterwards.
16:00 - 16:05 - Arrive
16:05 - 16:15 - Introduction Alice Zimmermann, Strategic Partnerships, Google
16:15 - 16:45 - Partner round table: Why HTTPS and What is a progressive web app?
Richard Nguyen, Lead Web Developer at Guardian
Patrick Hamann, Lead Web Developer at Financial Times
Peter Gasston, Creative Technologist at Rehab Studio
Vitaliy Sharovatov, Lead Web Developer at Badoo
Dave Archer, Lead Web Developer at Skyscanner
Steve Workman, Head of Web Engineering at Yell.com
17:00 - 17:05 (Livestream) - Welcome and Introduction
Jake Archibald and Paul Lewis
Welcome to the Chrome Dev Summit. Join our compères Paul Lewis and Jake Archibald for a touch of HTTP 203 and important announcements.
17:05 - 17:45 (Livestream) - Keynote
Join Darin Fisher, VP of Chrome as he talks the past, present and future of the web.
17:45 - 18:15 (Livestream) - Developing for Billions
With millions of people coming online every year, we are seeing a new diversity of users from around the word using the web for the first time. We’ll talk about the opportunity we have with these new users, the unique constraints and challenges in developing for them, and some of the capabilities the web and Chrome offer to help create the best possible experiences.
18:15 - 18:30 - Coffee break and drinks
18:30 - 19:00 - Faster Mobile Websites
Dean Hume (Google Developer Expert)
19:00 - 19:30 Progressive Web Apps
Progressive Web Apps are fast, robust, app-like experience built using Service Workers and other modern web capabilities. Join Alex Russell to get a deep understanding of how to build these modern web experiences.
19:30 - 20:00 Building and deploying a Progressive Web App at scale with FlipKart
Flipkart is one of the largest e-commerce companies in India. Hear from the Flipkart CTO about their approach in architecting an immersive mobile experience that is fast, reliable and engaging.
20:00 - 21:00 - Drinks/Social