Speakers

December 11, 2019

VP Design, Google

Matías Duarte leads the Material Design team, driving design quality and experience coherency across Google's products and third-party ecosystems. Their mission is to bring beautiful design to the world, at Google scale.

Group Product Manager, Google

Tim Sneath (@timsneath) leads product management for Flutter and Dart, working from Google’s office in Seattle. He joined Google in 2017 after seventeen years leading client platform and developer teams at Microsoft. In his spare time, he tinkers with various retro computing projects, battles with the New York Times crossword, and attempts to persuade his mother that computers aren’t out to get her.

CEO & Chief Architect of GSkinner, Inc

Grant lives to create. For 20 years he’s been conceptualizing, designing, developing, and refining interactive experiences. In that time he’s founded a game company, a fintech startup, and a creative services firm, gskinner, which works with smart clients to build delightful apps and experiences.

Product Manager at Flutter

Zoey is a Product Manager at Flutter. Zoey joined Google in 2019 in Mountain View. Prior to Google, she worked at Amazon, Microsoft, and Apple. Zoey got her Bachelor degree in Economics from Syracuse University, and Master in Computer Science from University of Pennsylvania.

Google Product Manager

Chris is the Google Product Manager responsible for the Flutter developer experience.

Session speakers

Tech Lead

Ferhat Buyukkokten is a Tech Lead at Google. He has been working on web infrastructure for over a decade and has led multiple web framework efforts at Google.

Senior Design Advocate, Google

Yasmine Evjen is a Senior Design Advocate at Google where she leads the Material Design Advocacy team, helping designers and developers build human-centered experiences with Material Design. She is also the host of Centered, a video series from Google Design exploring the intersection of design, product, and people around the world.

Software Engineer

Dan Field started out as a community contributor on Flutter, and has since joined the team at Google to work on it full time. He's worked on various areas such as the iOS embedding, SVG support, and accessibility improvements for the framework.

Software Engineer

Jack is a Software Engineer at Google. He has spent the last 2 years primarily using Flutter after having spent most of his career around mobile app development. Jack has a BSE in Computer Science from the University of Michigan - Go Blue!

Designer, GSkinner, Inc

Yoon is an illustrator, designer and the best parallel parker based in Calgary, Alberta. She is currently a designer at gskinner, where she is a part of a super talented team that creates fascinating digital experiences. Most of her work focuses on UI/UX, motion graphic and illustration, but she finds herself most excited when doing motion works and anything related to dogs.

Founder at 2Dimensions

Guido has been designing software and games for the past 20 years with his twin brother, Luigi. Over this time, they observed first-hand the challenge in building dynamic, interactive, and animated graphics, which require designers, animators, and engineers to spend hours using limited tools and cumbersome workflows. Together, they started 2Dimensions to make animation building simple and delightful.

Founder at 2Dimensions

Luigi has been building software and games for the past 20 years with his twin brother, Guido. Over this time, they observed first-hand the challenge in building dynamic, interactive, and animated graphics, which require designers, animators, and engineers to spend hours using limited tools and cumbersome workflows. Together, they started 2Dimensions to make animation building simple and delightful.

Designer + Design Advocate

Liam is a visual designer and design advocate at Google, working on Material Design. He’s helped independent developers, startups, and civic organizations invent or improve great human-centered experiences, with a focus on the future of interface design across platforms.

Visual Designer

Kim is a visual designer on the Assistant team with a focus on bringing visual coherence and delight to consumer facing products at Google. She has worked on the visual design system of Smart Displays and most recently launched the Lenovo Smart Clock. Prior to Google, Kim designed experiential websites and apps for entertainment properties and was part of the team that redesigned the Honest Company mobile app.

Senior Technical Program Manager

Victor currently works at Google as a Sr. Technical Program Manager helping to advance the accessibility of Google products for all users, including those with disabilities.

Before Google, Victor lead the Accessibility Teams and programs at PayPal and Yahoo! - helping to make the Internet and mobile payments usable for all.

Between 2000 and 2002, after having received Bachelors degree in computer science from Temple University, Philadelphia, Victor together with his wife traveled extensively teaching computers to the visually impaired users of different ages in countries, such as Thailand, Philippines, Vietnam and Cambodia.

In addition to his job responsibilities, Victor has a passion for jazz guitar, coffee and literature. He also participates in various open source projects, time permitting.