Android DevCamp by Silicon Valley Android Developers

I am very glad to announce that, we are going to host a 2.5 days DevCamp at March 4th, with support from Google and PayPal, and several sponsors (TBC)

Paypal facility can host up to 500 peple.  The format is very similar to GTUG Campout 2010 (Thanks to Van). Should be a big and fun event to attend!

I am looking for volunteers, sponsors. drop me a note with proper subject if you are interested.

Android DevCamp detail (Formal draft):

Android Dev Camp is a weekend-long event where participants will have an opportunity to design, develop, and demo a complete application over the course of three days. The event kicks off at the Hacker DoJo on Friday, March 4, where ideas and teams will come together. Teams will then have the rest of the weekend to build their applications before presenting their work to the public on Sunday evening.
Not Your Typical, Run-of-the-Mill Hackathon

Instead of back-to-back presentations followed by several variations of “Hello World,” DevCamp is all about coding and completing a full-featured web application using Android 3.0 technologies. While there will be opportunities to try new APIs and learn new features, teams will be expected to produce a real, working application in 2.5 days in return for free meals and a chance for fame and fortune should one create the next killer app… and there may even be a few prizes to boot.

If you feel up to the challenge, please choose a single ticket of the type most appropriate for yourself and fill out the registration form. Attendance is capped, so register soon — all registrations are on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Agenda (Draft, details may need adjustment)
Friday: March 4, 2011
3PM:00pm Registration
3:30-5:30pm Technical Talks (broadcast live on ustream)
5:30-7:00pm Registration, food, networking
7:00-7:30pm Welcome & Kickoff Talk,
7:30-8:30pm Pitch sessions (broadcast live on ustream)
8:30-onward Team forming and working

Saturday: March 5, 2011
8:00-10:00am Coffee and muffins
12:00-1:00pm lunch available
1PM: Tech Talk: UI and App Design

6:00-8:00pm dinner available

Sunday: March 6, 2011
8:00-10:00am coffee and muffins
12:00-1:00pm lunch available
1PM: Tech Talk: Debugging and testing

3:30pm Registration: Demo Night Ticket Holders
4:30-6:30pm Teams demo their apps (broadcast live on ustream)
6:30-8:00pm Dinner
8:00pm Contest Winners Announced
8 Other notes:

Cost:
Full event: $40 pre-register online (Using meetup), $60 at the door.
Demo night only: free (you are welcome to donate $10), register separately

For volunteer opportunites, email me with sujbect “DevCamp volunteer” with you availability, and area of inerest (in helping).

(I received tons of emails from members, spammers, advertizers, everyday, you must have proper subject in order to get the right response).

For more details, see the full listing:
http://www.android-an…

About Mobile Innovation

Organizer of Silicon Valley Android Developer Meetup

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