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Google I/O Extended Charlotte

Thursday, May 28 2015 8:00AM to 7:00PM

Various Speakers and Panelists
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture at the Levine Center for the Arts

This is a great opportunity for Charlotte to participate in Google's worldwide conference (sold out) - see what the creative coders are building next! Together, we'll explore the latest in tech, mobile & beyond.

Google I/O 2015- worldwide

Google I/O Extended Charlotte:

When: May 28, 2015

Where: Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture at the Levine Center for the Arts.

Time: 8 am to 4 pm, followed by a reception from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm

Cost: Free

Limited Seating, so Register Now!

What is Google I/O? I/O (Innovation in the Open) is two days of hands-on interaction with the latest technologies, inspirational talks and a few surprises in between.

I/O Extended events include live streamed sessions, local developer demos, code labs and more. https://events.google.com/io2015/offsite

Google I/O is for developers—the creative coders who are building what's next. Together we'll explore the latest in tech, mobile & beyond. https://events.google.com/io2015/


See Agenda Below

Don't miss the Entrepreneurial Panel from 3:00 to 4:00 pm! If you're not a developer, we encourage you to attend the panel below followed by a cocktail reception. We will have a very diverse attendance representing many different sectors of Charlotte.

“State of Our Entrepreneurial City” Panel
How well positioned is Charlotte to compete and succeed in the changing 21st century economy?

James Stewart, Detailed Block,

Jordan Cary, Hacker Space
Paul Wetenhall, Ventureprise
Adam Hill, Packard Place,
James Huston, Red Ventures
Dr. Valerie Truesdale, CIO, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Detailed Agenda:

8:00am-9:00am: Registration

9:00am-12:00pm: Coding Workshops by language (Java, Angular, Go, etc.)

12:00pm-2:00pm: Streaming I/O Keynote from San Francisco

2:00pm-3:00pm: Coding Workshops (cont.)

3:00pm-4:00pm: State of Charlotte Entrepreneurship and Tech- Panel Discussion

4:00pm-7:30pm: Happy Hour

To Register: https://plus.google.com/u/0/events/cq9c38fatfu9rt9foc2dducbeas?e=-RedirectToSandbox&authkey=CMKcxajd2oe-2QE

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