On the road to Jetpack Compose

Tiem Song & Sean McQuillan

Android Developer Programs Engineer & Developer Advocate


Jetpack Compose is a new UI toolkit for Android that lets you write less code to build powerful Material applications. It’s currently being developed in the open. In this talk you will learn what Jetpack Compose is and how it can simplify your code, increase reusability, and help avoid bugs.

Tiem is an Android Developer Programs Engineer at Google, helping developers get the best out of Android. Most recently, he's been focusing on Kotlin, Jetpack, and the Sunflower open source Android sample app. Prior to joining Google, he worked at Venmo and other startups around the San Francisco Bay Area. Tiem is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin. Outside of work, he enjoys gardening and biking with his young kids.

Sean McQuillan is a Developer Advocate at Google. With a decade of experience at Twilio and other San Francisco startups he is knowledgeable about building apps that scale. Sean is passionate about using great tooling to build high quality apps - quickly. When he is not working on Android you can find him fiddling on the piano or crocheting hats.

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