Flutter Forward Extended Manchester

Kilburn Lecture Theatre 1.1, Oxford Road, the University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 9PL

Flutter Forward took place on the 25th January 2023 and it was live streamed from from Nairobi, Kenya. If you missed it and you want to catch up with all the news, RSVP to GDG Manchester Flutter Extended 2023! Renuka Kelkar and Darren Ackers will join the party and they will talk about Flutter and the latest news introduced during Flutter Forward 2023.

Mar 9, 2023, 4:00 – 6:00 PM



Key Themes

Career Development

About this event


4PM - 4:15PM Greetings and Introduction

4:15PM - 4:45PM Learn about Flutter and its new updates by Renuka Kelkar

4:45PM - 5:15PM Introducing Firebase Extension by Darren Ackers

5:15PM - 6PM Q&A and Networking

More about the speakers and the talks

Link to RSVP : https://gdg.community.dev/events/details/google-gdg-manchester-presents-flutter-forward-extended-manchester/

Learn about Flutter and its new updates by Renuka Kelkar

This talk is an overview of the Flutter App development. How Flutter helps in building cross-platform apps . It will also cover what's new in flutter which makes Flutter cooler.

Renuka Kelkar is DevRel Advocate @ Invertase and GDE for Flutter and Dart. Founder of TechPowerGirls Community. Along with this, she is an organizer for GDG London and a Womentechmaker ambassador.

Introducing Firebase Extension by Darren Ackers

As a cross-platform solution for providing dedicated back-end service, Firebase is used across many web and mobile applications. Firebase Extensions was announced in October at the Firebase Summit, New York and aims to provide pre-written and well tested features for enhancing your application. This talk introduces popular extensions and shows how you can enhance your applications with just a few clicks!

Darren is a Lead Developer at Invertase, specialising in maintaining and developing on Google's Firebase Extensions repositories. While supporting the developer community, he also has a keen interest in a wide range of web and mobile technologies, developing in JavaScript/Typescript across numerous frameworks.

More about the venue

The event will take place at the following address Kilburn lecture theatre 1.1 Kilburn Building, The University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL. This is a University and there will be classes and other activities happening that day. Please, try to respect the environment, the students and the staff who will welcome you in the building. Click the following link for more information about the venue https://www.accessable.co.uk/venues/kilburn_th-1-1


  • Renuka Kelkar


  • Darren Ackers


    Firebase Extensions Lead Developer


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  • Kavish Chawla

    University of Manchester

    GDSC Lead

  • Sambbhav Khare

    University Of Manchester

    GDSC Lead

  • Mehar Mehta

    GDSC Lead

  • Madhavan CK

    GDSC Lead

  • Dineth Marlin Ranasinghe

    GDSC Lead

  • Aaira Banda


  • Shubham Aggarwal

    IOT Expert

  • Nigel Jose

    Web Dev Expert

  • Chittesh Kumar

    AI ML Expert

  • Mihirr Bhaagwat

    Events Officer

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