Course Code: android-14113


Keeward is giving a free Android course.


Anyone can apply to attend the course. It is completely open.


April 3rd from 18h00 to 21h00


Berytech, Mathaf, Damascus Road.


The training session is totally free of charge.

Participants will be selected after review of their resumes which they can send to .

Space is limited to 10 participants.


We’re looking to hire one of the participants at the end of the course. So it’s not really a catch, more of a pleasant surprise.


Dr. Dani Mezher is a seasoned Software Engineer and the Head of the Electrical department in the Faculty of Engineering (ESIB) at Saint Joseph University (USJ).

What is Android?

Android Kitkat

Android is an operating system based on the Linux kernel, and designed primarily for touchscreen mobile devices such as smartphones and tablet computers. Initially developed by Android, Inc., which Google backed financially and later bought in 2005, Android was unveiled in 2007 along with the founding of the Open Handset Alliance—a consortium of hardware, software, and telecommunication companies devoted to advancing open standards for mobile devices. The first publicly available smartphone running Android, the HTC Dream, was released on October 22, 2008.



Then send your CV over to before March 28th.

What will you learn?

  • Developing for iOS (introduction): 10mn
  • Developing for the Windows platform (introduction): 5mn
  • Developing for Android: 2h45

What do you need?

Participants need to have a laptop computer.
They also need to have downloaded, installed and launched the Android SDK version v22.3.0 (~450Mb), which is available for free.
It is also highly recommended to have launched the Android SDK Manager and downloaded the tools and APIs 15, 16, 17, 18 and 19.
Android SDK Manager

We will provide the development server, power, AC and coffee.

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Bookwitty Seller

Mobile supply chain management and logistic software used by book distributors and booksellers to process e-commerce sales, fulfilling freight management, warehouse management, picking, packing, and shipping.


Resident rating application for McGill General hospital.

Available on Google Play and the App Store


Mobile application for the online catalogue.

Available on the App Store


Mobile application to check for a book’s availability and price in Librairie Antoine branches across Lebanon.

Available on the App Store and on the Windows Store for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 7

NRJ Lebanon

Mobile application for the NRJ radio station in Lebanon.

Available on the Windows Store for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8