Google I/O 2014 has got Android and Google fans pretty excited. With tons of new products and services expected to debut, tech fans from all over the world will be watching this conference. Here are all the pertinent dates, schedules, and events you should know about at Google I/O 2014.
1. Google I/O 2014 Dates: June 25-26
Google I/O will run for two days in June. The event runs from June 25-26, but on-site registration begins on Tuesday, June 24 (and runs from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m.) Tickets cost between $300 and $900 dollars. Tickets for Google I/O are for the full two-day conference and no single-day tickets are available.
The next day will kick off with a breakfast from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. Pacific, but the real action starts with the I/O Keynote presentation at 9 a.m. You can get more info on how to watch the livestream of the exciting keynote here.
Google I/O is being held at Moscone West Convention Center in San Francisco. This is the same place that Apple used to host their recent WWDC event and keynote.
2. Google I/O Schedule Highlights
The main draw for a lot of tech fans will be the Keynote address. That being said, there are a lot of other interesting events and talks on the schedule for Google I/O 2014. You can access the full schedule using the link above. Below, you will find some event highlights.
June 25 Sessions:
“Making your code faster: benchmarking and profiling” from 12:40 PM – 1:25 PM at Develop Sandbox: Go
“Making your cloud apps Google-fast” from 1:00 PM – 1:45 PM in Room 1
“Robotics meetup” from 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM in the Community Lounge
“How crashing my startup taught me to work at Y Combinator” with Aaron Harris from 2:00 PM – 2:30 PM at the Distribute Sandbox
“Wearable computing with Google” from 3:00 PM – 3:45 PM in Room 8
June 26 Sessions:
“Glassware design sprint” from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM in Workshop Room 1
“Android Wear: The developer’s perspective” from 10:00 AM – 10:45 AM in Room 1.
“5 Chrome DevTool tricks for a faster mobile website” from 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM at the Develop Sandbox: Chrome.
3. Google I/O: General Event Info & After Hours Party
In addition to a calvacade of sessions, meetups, sandboxes, and code labs, there is another component to this I/O event. From 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., participants can attend the “AFter Hours” party. The 2013 I/O After Hours party included live music and some cool technology. Note: you can’t bring guests to the After Hours party.
The I/O event will wrap up at 5 p.m. on June 26. If you want to embed a livestream feed in your blog or keep an eye on social chatter, visit this Google site to get started.