Facebook Announces 27 F8 2016 Global Meetups

By David Cohen Comment


Developers unable to attend Facebook’s F8 global developers conference in San Francisco April 12 and 13 may have another alternative.

Vice president of platform Deborah Liu announced in a blog post that the social network is organizing 27 global meetups to coincide with F8 2016. Each gathering will feature live streams of the opening keynote, as well as the opportunity for developers to connect with Facebook staff.

F8 meetups scheduled for April 12 are located in:

  • Amsterdam
  • Bangalore, India
  • Berlin
  • Bogota, Colombia
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • Casablanca, Morocco
  • Delhi, India
  • Lagos, Nigeria
  • London
  • Los Angeles
  • Mexico City
  • Nairobi, Kenya
  • Paris
  • Sao Paulo
  • Seattle
  • Stockholm
  • Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Warsaw, Poland

And April 13 features meetups in:

  • Dhaka, Bangladesh
  • Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Lahore, Pakistan
  • Manila, Philippines
  • Seoul, South Korea
  • Singapore
  • Taipei, Taiwan
  • Tokyo

Liu said interested developers can register here for the meetups, adding that developers unable to attend either F8 itself or one of the meetups can still register for access to the live stream of the keynote and other sessions, as well as bonus online content, including exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes footage.

Developers: Are you ready for F8 2016?