A global program to recognize individuals who are experts and thought leaders in one or more Google technologies. These professionals actively contribute and support the developer and startup ecosystems around the world, helping them build and launch highly innovative apps.
Acknowledgement by Google
All Experts are featured on the Directory page and have an individual public profile on the program website to help promote their relationship with Google.
Global network of professionals
Experts are invited to join closed communities and mailing lists designed to help program members share learnings and best practices.
Access to Google teams and projects
Members have direct communication channels to reach out to subject matter experts at Google and ask questions about their work. They also get invited to participate in exclusive projects with Google like speaking or mentoring at Google Developers events, collaborate on content creation, etc.
Invitations to events
Once a year, Google sponsors the most active Experts from around the world to travel to one location and attend the Yearly Experts Summit. Program members also get priority invitations to relevant Google-led events, such as Google I/O.
Be a expert in the subject area.
Display continued activity in the startup and/or developer ecosystem, by:
- Being an influential and recognized speaker at large and small tech conferences.
- Creating high quality technical content, including: tutorials, code samples, educational books, blogs posts, and videos.
- Mentoring tech entrepreneurs in designing, developing, and distributing their products.
Have the ability to articulate clearly and provide meaningful advice to others.
Multi-stage evaluation process
2Interview with external Expert from the relevant area
3Interview with a Google specialist
Throughout the process we aim to assess familiarity with Google technologies and the ability to articulate it.