As of the beginning of March Italy is in full lockdown in response to the growing pandemic of COVID-19 in the country, and consequently all public events are canceled for the foreseeable future.
In this time it’s even more important that people like me, who worked full-time remotely for a long time, give some help at least providing some sort of normality in this challenging period.
So together with the other fine folks on the Android Developers Italia community, we decided to start a series of 100% remote meetups, each one with a guest speaker, an open discussion at the end and live audience questions.
I gave my talk about Kotlin as a scripting language last week and you can watch the talk and following discussion here:
This initiative proved a great success already and we have dozens of more talks planned already for the next weeks!