Google Developer Day Sydney Keynote: Alan Noble
Welcome / Keynote
Presented by Alan Noble (Director of Engineering)
Alan Noble, as Engineering Site Director for Google Australia, is responsible for managing and growing Google's engineering and R&D center in Sydney. The center, which launched in May 2005, contributes to the development of Google products and services in Australia and around the world. Alan joins Google from NetPriva, an Australian software company he co-founded and most recently served as CEO and CTO. Prior to NetPriva Alan lived in Silicon Valley for 16 years before returning to Australia in 2002. In 1996 he founded NetMind which was acquired in 2000 by Intellisync (now part of Nokia). He remained at Intellisync as VP of Engineering until 2002 where he managed their global engineering organization. Alan attended Adelaide University and Stanford University and has 7 patents.