Douglas Knudsen


As a Platform Technical Advisor and Lead, Douglas brings over fifteen years of building highly visible solutions in the enterprise and consumer spaces spanning financial institutions such as Nasdaq to educational stalwarts like Pearson to technology giants like RIM. Douglas is currently focused at enabling teams to deliver mobile solutions on the Android platform and advising on technical challenges faced. In his off hours, you can find Douglas speaking at local user groups on technology in the Atlanta area when not teaching young kids fun Mathematics and Science topics.

What's New in Android O?
Android O was announced this past spring at Google IO 2017. Drop in to hear a rundown of all the new and exciting features that you as a developer can take advantage of in the new O release. From the new AutoFill of forms to PiP, Picture in Picture, to API change goodness. Of course more updates around Notifications! Can we say OpenJDK? That alone is huge! You will also get the latest on Android IDE and build tools.