My First DevFest as a Speaker✨
The first time you give a speech on a level as grand as Google is surely meant to be a special moment, a privilege, the beginning of something special, and I will surely never forget the once in a lifetime opportunity. ✨
It was a fine Wednesday morning when I received the mail from Google Developer Group Hubli, that my talk on "Let's get started with Actions on Google" is shortlisted for the DevFest Hubli 2019. I felt honoured. 😇
It soon dawned on me that I would be speaking for an audience of almost 100+ listeners. I felt a pang of nervousness but as the day of the event came closer, I felt a strong sense of determination forming in my mind.
The two-day event was scheduled on 28 and 29 of September 2019, of which my talk was to be happening on the 29th. It was a giant congregation of student developers from various institutions and technological background. I was intrigued and overwhelmed.
I gave a talk on “Let's get started with Actions on Google" which most of the developers are not equipped with. I took the courtesy to elaborate on Intents, Entity, tools like Dialogflow, Firebase realtime Database, Cloud Function, response types such as card, suggestion chip. I presented the display of DevFest Mumbai, developed that I have worked on. ( Talk to Devfest Mumbai )Also, I shared insights on Qwiklabs and Codelabs course of Actions on Google.
The most spectacular moment for me was the interaction with Mr. Nikhil Raichur. (Community Manager @Google). ❤
I had a memorable experience throughout my stay at BVB College of Engineering, Hubballi. Thanks to GDG Hubbali for giving me an opportunity and for the warm welcome and generous hospitality. 🙏😄 I’d also like to thank GDG Mumbai & GDG Cloud Mumbai community for motivating me. You all are my constant support! ❤
I feel honoured and privileged to the core.