Tizen Developer Conference 2017
Some Exclusive news for our Tizen Experts Developer readers regarding next weeks Tizen Developer Conference (TDC). There are many good reasons to attend the event, but here a few more for you just in case you were wondering.
There will be lucky draws taking place during the conference, additional keynote speakers and we can also confirm there will be a TDC Device Giveaway!!!
During the conference, there will be multiple lucky drawings taking place in which you could win some pretty BIG prizes such as a Samsung Serif TV, Galaxy S8+, Samsung DeX, and much more. Remember in order to take part in the lucky draw you need to physically attend the conference, so make sure you sign up at the bottom of the page.
Previous years we had device giveaways were TDC attendees received the latest Tizen device, such as In 2012 they received a U1HD, 2013 a Tizen M0 device, 2014 a Gear 2 smartwatch and 2015 a TM1 developer device. Looking forward to this year, attendees will get the latest Tizen commercial product not developer device, but it has not been confirmed yet which one that will be. One thing very clear at this point is that this year TDC seems to be the best chance ever before to get a great giveaway device. Keep following our social media links for further news: Twitter, Facebook, Google+.
Additional Keynote Speakers
We can confirm that Jim Zemlin, Linux Foundation Executive Director, will be on stage as a keynote speaker. There will additional keynote speakers, including a device manufacturer, that will be confirmed in the coming days. Here’s the list of all the keynote speakers that will be attending this year’s TDC:-
Please find updated speaker lineup from the TDC website:-
- Linux Foundation Executive Director, Jim Zemlin.
- Executive Vice President, Samsung Electronics Chair, Tizen Technical Steering Group, Hyogun Lee.
- Creative Director/Principal Designer, UX Center, Samsung Electronics, Chris Choi.
- Senior Vice President & Chief Technical Officer, Samsung Electronics, Adam Tom.
- Vice President, Partner Platform, Glympse, Chris Park.
- Principal Professional, Samsung Electronics, Hokyu Choi.
- Director of Innovation Programs for Product Innovation Team (PIT), Samsung Electronics, Adnan Agboatwalla “Boat”.
- Vice President, Software R&D Center, Samsung Electronics, Hong-Seok Kim.
- Program Manager, .NET team, Microsoft, Immo Landwerth.
- Vice President of Ecosystems and IoT General Manager, Samsung Electronics, Curtis Sasaki.
- And more to be announced.
New & Latest devices showcases
TDC will be the place to be for news on Tizen mobile devices, The Frame TV, Latest Smart appliances will be introduced at the Tizen Developer Conference.
New tools for app developers
The conference is obviously an event for developers and therefore we will see new tools for being unveiled for app developers – Software Development Kit (SDK). Internet of Things (IoT) device developers can look forward to a Platform Development Kit (PDK) that will help them develop for this emerging and important Tizen IoT platform.
IoT Hands-on Lab
You will have a great chance to get some real hands-on Tizen RT and ARTIK training that will get you set up for the real world. You will be taken through some real world example of how IoT technology can be implemented to make the world around you smarter.
The social event will take place on the first night of TDC and will be a great place to network with people you have met during the day. Food, drinks and usually some music will be on offer to make it an enjoyable experience.
There will be a Gear Maze game( with winner prizes) and a one to one tutorial zone that will take you through the steps VisuStudiodoi to Tizen and will be open for the full two days of the conference.
See you there?
The Tizen Experts team will be on hand during the conference. We would love to meet and discuss your Tizen app plans and also see if we can showcase anything on the Tizen Experts website. Please use the hashtag #TDCSF17 and follow us on Twitter.
TDC is the ideal place for you to learn about the latest advancements in the Tizen Operating System (OS). This annual technical conference is for Tizen app developers, open source enthusiasts, platform designers, IoT device manufacturers, hardware and software vendors, ISVs, operators, OEMs, and anyone engaged in the Tizen ecosystem.
Is that enough compelling reasons for you to sign-up? Yes, well head on over to Tizen Developer Conference to Register Now. You can also use the discount code: TIZSNS17 to get 20% the original registration fee. The event will be held at the Hilton San Francisco Union Square, located at333 O’Farrell Street San Francisco, CA 94102.