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Recap of Android Summit 2017

I recently attended and spoke at Android Summit, an Android conference organized by the folks at Capital One. Special shoutout to Jared A Sheehan, Michael Jones and the entire organizing committee for running a fabulous event which raised $6000 for Women who Code.

All speakers received a Phillips Hue Starter Kit as a speaker gift which I've used to toggle and dim my living room lights via Amazon Echo. So much fun!

I had a prior commitment and could only attend Day 1 but here are my highlights.

Process & WorkflowA common theme on Day 1 was process and workflow talks which tied in beautifully with Kelly Shuster's keynote.

Kelly is an excellent story teller. In her keynote, she connected a story of communication from her theatre background to how developers, designers and testers need to work together to reduce boiler plate conversations when designing and developing apps. I gave a similar talk earlier this year at Chicago Roboto with my co-worker and designer Jess Moon about…