Effie Barak

Android tech Lead and GDE

Talk Title

Hooked on Compose


Salle Mœbius




16:50 > 45 min


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The react world is going head over heels about hooks, they are the next best thing in writing reactive UIs, but what are they? How to they work in Jetpack Compose? What's so great about them? And how could we use them in Compose (and pssst where do we already use them without knowing it)?

Speaker Bio

I work at Lottie GmbH, as the Android tech lead, building custom tablets for kids! We work with AOSP into a custom tablet, and write our apps in Compose with plenty of animations, Kotlin, ExoPlayer and many other exciting tech choices

With 7+ years of Android experience I worked in various bay area companies as Senior Android engineer, inc Quizlet, Pinterest, Udemy and Slack

I began working as a C# developer 10 years ago. I became a mobile developer 9 years ago, and released many Windows and Windows Phone apps. After moving to San Francisco in 2013, I worked for Slack on the Windows Phone app.