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Monday, Feb 29, 2016
@ wire

Swift Berlin

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We have 1 inspiring talks this time, each about 30 minutes.

Startup Safari

Let's travel to Berlins most exciting startups, office by office. See what companies do with Swift, iOS and OS X.

Speakers wanted!

Hey, do you want to propose a talk? Read here how to become a speaker!


Mykhailo Gerasymenko

Swift custom operators: The good, the bad and the ugly.

A quick technical dive into the world of swift custom operators with some practical examples and unusual techniques.

Originally from Ukraine, iOS developer since iOS 2.1 SDK, currently working on UI of Wire.

Lightning Talks

Jens Ravens from nerdgeschoss

Xcode and Swift Package Manager

Learn how to use Xcode with the new Swift project layout and integrate autocompletion with your packages.

Jens is an iOS and OS X Developer, writing ObjC since 2006. Currently working at nerdgeschoss

David Streit from Shelfd

Introducing the digital shelf

Shelfd helps you to discover, store and present your favorite video and audio content. Therefore we aggregated media sources that are available to you, like broadcast, streaming-services and other media platforms. With Shelfd you can easily create collections across multiple providers or subscribe to likable channels and trusted brands. We want you to watch or listen to what you want, when you want it.

Mohamed Iyad Tamer Agha from Immobilien Scout

Why Companies should migrate to Swift

A lightning talk to share some thoughts about migrating Objective-C projects to Swift.



Hackescher Hof,
Aufgang 1,
first entrance to the right,
look for “Zeta” on the companies list, fifth floor

Drinks and tech

Wi-fi, drinks and pizza are free (sponsored by wire). Also there are quite a lot of bars and restaurants around the place.

About the location

Wire stands for great conversations. We build simple tools to communicate with text, voice, pictures, music and video — all beautifully woven together on phone, tablet and desktop.

Code of Conduct

All attendees, speakers, sponsors and volunteers at our meetup are required to agree with the following code of conduct. Team members will enforce this code throughout the event. We are expecting cooperation from all participants to help ensuring a safe environment for everybody.

tl;dr: Don’t be a Jerk

Our meetup is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion. We do not tolerate harassment of participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any parts of our events, including talks, workshops, Twitter and other online media. Attendees violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from this meetup and/or any future meetups at the discretion of the usergroup organisers.

Need Help?

Please tweet/DM us at @swiftberlin, or mail us directly.

Adapted from Code of Conduct based on The Ada Initiative