Speaker: Nils, 35, born and bread in Germany, Swedish by heart, South African by choice and true citizen of the Internet.
After IT-consulting for years for many of the blue-chip companies in Europe he decided to put the suit & tie away and exchange them for startup world in beautiful Africa. He was and is involved in building some of the largest eCommerce properties on the continent.
He’s appointed as the CIO to overlook the technical and data side of Ringier One Africa Media which operates Africa’s largest portfolio of online marketplaces.
Music, sun, food, good wine, Weizenbier, inspiring conversations and his beautiful family make him happy.
Abstract: Ringier One Africa Media operates Africa’s largest online marketplaces.
Building applications for consumers on a not just mobile first but mobile only continent comes with unique challenges and opportunities. Limiting hardware, slow connections and expensive data seem like insuperable hurdles first but lead ultimately to great innovation and products.
This session highlights our 4-point strategy to make the data footprint in native Android applications minimal:
API response structure
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