Kotlin was announced as an official Android development language at Google I/O 2017. It became the third language fully supported for Android, in addition to Java and C++.
Background of Kotlin:
According to Jetbrains blog, Kotlin is used by Amazon Web Services, Pinterest, Coursera, Netflix, Uber, Square, Trello, Basecamp,and others. Corda, a distributed ledger developed by a consortium of well-known banks (such as Goldman Sachs, Wells Fargo, J.P. Morgan, Deutsche Bank, UBS, HSBC, BNP Paribas, Société Générale), has over 90% Kotlin in its codebase.
According to Google, Kotlin has already been adopted by several major developers — Expedia, Flipboard, Pinterest, Square, and others — for their Android production apps.
First Kotlin Meetup:
This is the first meetup arranged by White-Board and Bangladesh Kotlin User Group for the developers of Bangladesh. In this meetup, there will be the finest Kotlin users of Bangladesh who will be sharing their view on Kotlin.
What will you get to know:
1) What are the scopes of using Kotlin
2) How it can ease the coding experience
3) What are the ways it benefits a developer to code.
4) Why Kotlin is the new future of Android development.
5) How to use this language in an app (Demonstration)
6) Object-oriented programming with Kotlin
7) Android with Kotlin
Who can join:
Recommended skill: Object-Oriented Programming
-Amit Sen - Senior Software Engineer, Welldev.io
-S M Mohi-Us Sunnat - Country Lead, Bangladesh Kotlin User Group
-Sadman Samee - Mobile Application Developer, Telenor Health A/S
-Sayed Mahmudul Alam - Mobile Application Developer, Code & Pencil
Register through this link: http://white-board.co/?upcoming=0#upcoming