Talks

A collection of some of the talks and presentations which I've given at various conferences, online events, and meetups.

Material Design, Android Views, Talks

Nested scrolling - living life on the edge

Talk from DevFest Tokyo. The design library introduced CoordinatorLayout, AppBarLayout and CollapsingToolbarLayout last year. This talk will go through how it all works, from CoordinatorLayout Behaviors, to nested scrolling, to all of the crazy things in between to make it work back to API 9.
Chris Banes
Nested Scrolling, Material Design, Talks

Secrets of the Support Library

Talk from Droidcon NYC 2016. The support library has become a necessity for the majority of Android developers. This talk will delve into some of its secrets, from bugs we’ve fixed, things we haven’t (yet).
Chris Banes
Android Themes, Android Views, Talks

Android Themes & Styles demystified

Talk from Droidcon Berlin 2016. Themes and styles are the bedrock of your apps styling, yet most developers look at them with fear. What does X attribute do? How do I style Y?
Chris Banes
Android Themes, Android Views, Talks

Android Themes & Styles demystified

Talk from Google I/O 2016. Themes and styles are the bedrock of styling your Android UI, but do you know how they work? This talk will dive deeper into everything you have ever wanted to know about how styles and themes work together, what attributes really are.
Chris Banes
Android Libraries, Talks

What's New in the Support Library

Talk from Google I/O 2016. Compatibility with older versions of Android is a must-have for most applications. Join members of the Android Support Library team as they walk through recent advances in backwards compatibility, explain important changes, and discuss the future of the support libraries.
Chris Banes
Android Libraries, Talks

Support Library - Guts and Glory

Talk from Android Dev Summit 2015. The Android Support Libraries contain great libraries which help you jump-start your Android app. Chris Banes and Adam Powell use their expertise in Android Support Libraries at Google to discuss all the ins and outs along the way.
Chris Banes
Android Libraries, Talks

Support Library - Guts and Glory

Talk from Londroid. The Android Support Libraries contain great libraries which help you jump-start your Android app. Chris Banes and Adam Powell use their expertise in Android Support Libraries at Google to discuss all the ins and outs along the way.
Chris Banes
Android UI, Talks

What’s New in Android UI Engineering

Talk from Droidcon NYC 2015. A round-up of some of the latest new tools and frameworks that help you make amazing, beautiful, and very material Android UIs.
Chris Banes
Material Design, Android UI, Talks

Papercraft

Talk from Droidcon London 2014. A deep dive into the Material design system for both designers and developers. Covering the design principles, applying them to your app and how to build them using the new Android-L APIs.
Chris Banes