Odin Asbjornsen

Android Software Engineer, DNB Bank

Talk Title

Getting your apps ready for Material 3


Sydney Room




10:20 > 40 min


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Material 3 is Google’s latest and newest design system. However, using or adopting Material 3 in Android apps might be a bit challenging.

In this talk, we will see how we can use the Material 3 design system with the Material components in Android apps. Firstly, we will talk about the color system and typography in Material 3 and discuss the differences with Material 2. Then, we will see how to use Material 3 components both in the Android View system and Jetpack Compose. Moreover, we will touch upon how to migrate to Material 3 from Material 2 and, share the experiences for Material 3 migration of our banking apps. Finally, we will argue about the pros & cons of using Material 3.

Speaker Bio

Odin started working on Android as a hobby when he was is high school, and got his first job as a Software Engineer after University. At the moment he enjoys working at DNB Bank as an Android Software Engineer where he works on the most popular finance app in Norway. If he has time, he likes to contribute to open-source projects in relation to Jetpack Compose.