GDG George Town 2016 was held on 8th
October 2016 at Wisma Yeap Chor Ee
. The GDG George Town 2016 early bird ticket are free with limited on 700 tickets, so required to register ealier on the event website here
. For each early bird participant can get one event T-shirt and access pass which allow qualify for "stamp and win" lucky draw contest. Since the GDG theme of this year is "Build, Grow & Earn in Mobile World", so there are lot of booths which exhibit about their mobile applications or IT related services whether new starter or recent production exist on the market, such as "Grab", "Shoppertise", "Qisfun", "TableAPP", "DeliveryEat","JomFishing","PiktoChart", "Exabyte" and more. by the way of attend the exibihition, it inspire me about the creativity and power of IT works on Malaysia nowsaday, it also give me some new ideas about mobile marketing strategies works on Malaysia.
For the "stamp and win" lucky draw contest, the participant need to go around the booths and take a look to collect 12 stamp and get the change of lucky draw.
I collect all the stamp and I get a water bottle tumblr and win a Google cardboard from the lucky draw contest. Moreover, there are a section to get free google and some IT organisation stickers, I also get some of smazing and adorable stickers. The participants also free lunch and drink this year.
The image below shown the schedule of the talks of the day.
About the list of talk, I quite interested on the talk of "Cross Platform Mobile App", "Laravel - The PHP Framework", "Angular: One framework, Mobile and desktop" and "Build Beautiful Creoss Platform App with Ionic 2".