Speaker Spotlight: Ian Lake

As with the majority of those who will be representing Google at this year's Big Android BBQ, Ian Lake is also a Developer Advocate. According to his Google+ profile, he serves as a "technical bridge between the Android engineering team and the greater community". As someone who tries to bridge the ever growing gap between engineering and everyone else, the BABBQ finds Ian a great addition to the speaker deck for this year's event.

Ian Lake, Google Developer Advocate

Ian has an extensive IT and software development background, which made him a perfect fit with the Android Developers team. He has worked with Facebook on their Android applications, as well as Phunware Inc as a Senior Android Developer. Mr. Lake has even worked for Boeing as a software developer, Project Manager, and Technical Lead for their Plato Web team.

Needless to say, Ian Lake definitely has vast experience in the development world, and can provide some great insight at this year's Big Android BBQ. Just as a cement for his developer prowess, Mr. Lake has three applications that have been published on the Play Store, and you should definitely check those out.
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