Developers, Journalists, Entreprenueurs gathered at the Civic Centre Lagos for Google’s third web and mobile conference titled, GNigeria.
Attendants were given the privilege to discuss the future of web application development, receive training on GOOGLE’S products and learn about online business skills.
This was the latest in series of interactive forums and tech days, that GOOGLE has been organising across Africa over the past eighteen months, to promote innovation and business in the continent.
The sessions are focused on defining to Nigerians, new opportunities to make money from the internet. Attendees were able to explore GOOGLE’S platforms through a combination of tech talks, breakout sessions and code-labs run by engineers and business teams from across the globe.
The conference contents included GOOGLE’S developer and business technologies, ranging from established products, such as: Google Maps and Youtube, to brand-new GOOGLE innovations. Such as: Gmail Chat SMS, Trader SMS and Google+ SMS products.
The first day focused on hands-on training from GOOGLE engineers specializing in popular tools. Such as: App Engine, Android, Maps, Google+ and Webmaster Tools. While the second day focused on marketers, webmasters and entrepreneurs.