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    Keynote meetup @ ABNAMRO

    Posted on June 10, 2024


    We are happy to announce this years keynote viewing party will be hosted by our sponsor ABN AMRO in Amstelveen.


    SwiftCraft.uk

    Posted on May 23, 2024


    Are you planning on going to [SwiftCraft in May](https://swiftcraft.uk/)? Please let us know.


    May @ Adidas

    Posted on May 22, 2024


    Please join us May 22nd for a visit to the Adidas team in **Amsterdam.**


    April @ Triodos

    Posted on April 10, 2024


    Please join us April 10th for a visit to Triodos in **Driebergen-Rijsenburg.**


    March @ Appdevcon

    Posted on March 15, 2024


    Appdevcon 2024 is coming up.


    Runway and Codemagic Happy Hour

    Posted on March 14, 2024


    Connect with fellow app developers, share knowledge, and maybe even decide to collaborate on exciting future projects during this Happy Hour organized by [Runway](https://www.runway.team/) and [Codemagic](https://codemagic.io/).


    Medior/Senior iOS developer

    Posted on February 27, 2024


    Hi experienced Apple developer, we are Egeniq!

    Developing creative apps is in our blood. We are experts in making smart, innovative and progressive apps of the very best quality. With more than 38 specialists in-house, we work on achieving this every day.


    New years drinks 2024

    Posted on January 17, 2024


    Join us for our new years drink at the Bierfabriek in Amsterdam.
    With the start of 2024 we are looking forward having a casual get together in Amsterdam. No official talks this time but an opportunity to see your fellow developers and catch up.


    A Tour of Xcode Cloud, by Jerry Tromp (English)

    Posted on January 03, 2024


    Jerry takes us for a tour of Xcode Cloud and shows how the NOS now utilitizes this cloud based CI/CD system by Apple.


    Frameworks and libraries demystified, by Mathijs Bernson (English)

    Posted on December 28, 2023


    Static vs. dynamic libraries? What are frameworks and what is the role of a package manager? Mathijs demystifies it all and gives us a primer on frameworks and libraries.


    Concurrency of SwiftData, by Donny Wals (English)

    Posted on November 27, 2023


    This talk saw the light by accident but Donny explores the concurrency features of the SwiftData API and shows us what does and what does not work.


    CocoaHeadsNL Meetup, 20 September 2023

    Posted on November 22, 2023


    Live stream of the CocoaHeadsNL meetup at Q42 in The Hague. Schedule: 19:00 - Mathijs Brenson: Frameworks, libraries & packages demystified 20:00 - Mathijs Kadijk: A Mac-tastic Indie Adventure You can watch both talks via this live stream but it's even better if you join us in The Hague and meet with fellow Apple developers. Do you want to give a talk at a future CocoaHeadsNL meetup? Did you implement a nice new feature? Or did you learn a new framework or a set of APIs? Give a talk about it! Contact any of the CocoaHeadsNL Team members and they are there for you to help you.


    A Mac-tastic Indie Adventure, by Mathijs Kadijk (English)

    Posted on November 16, 2023


    Mathijs founded a new company together with fellow CocoaHeadsNL member Tom. In this talk he shares how that came about, what they have been doing and what their experiences are in being a small indie developer team.


    CocoaHeadsNL Meetup, 18 October 2023

    Posted on November 16, 2023


    Live stream of the CocoaHeadsNL meetup at NOS in Hilversum. Schedule: 19:00 - Jerry Tromp: A Tour of Xcode Cloud 20:00 - Donny Wals: Concurrency of SwiftData Do you want to give a talk at a future CocoaHeadsNL meetup? Did you implement a nice new feature? Or did you learn a new framework or a set of APIs? Give a talk about it! Contact any of the CocoaHeadsNL Team members and they are there for you to help you.


    Do iOS 2023

    Posted on November 08, 2023


    Do iOS is back in 2023. After 4 successful editions in 2015, 2016, 2018, and 2022 we again invite you to join us in Amsterdam to celebrate iOS development in all its aspects.


    October @ NOS

    Posted on October 18, 2023


    Our October 2023 meetup will be held at the NOS in Hilversum. It's not possible anymore to RSVP for this event. The meetup will also be streamed live on our [YouTube page](https://www.youtube.com/@cocoaheadsnl).


    September @ Q42

    Posted on September 20, 2023


    Please join us September 20th for a visit to the Q42 team in **The Hague.**


    CocoaHeadsNL Meetup, 19 July 2023

    Posted on August 25, 2023


    Live stream of the CocoaHeadsNL meetup at Flitsmeister in Veenendaal. Schedule: 19:00 - Two talks by Flitsmeister 20:00 - Tom Lokhorst: SharePlay: Turn your app into a shared experience You can watch both talks via this live stream but it's even better if you join us in Veenendaal and meet with fellow Apple developers. Do you want to give a talk at a future CocoaHeadsNL meetup? Did you implement a nice new feature? Or did you learn a new framework or a set of APIs? Give a talk about it! Contact any of the CocoaHeadsNL Team members and they are there for you to help you.


    CocoaHeadsNL Meetup, 25 May 2023

    Posted on August 24, 2023


    Live stream of the CocoaHeadsNL meetup at Maxdoro in Amersfoort. Schedule: 19:00 - Bram Kolkman: Tuist, the tool you missed 20:00 - Dima Kalachniuk: The journey from learning to creating an opensource tool You can watch both talks via this live stream but it's even better if you join us in Amersfoort and meet with fellow Apple developers. Do you want to give a talk at a future CocoaHeadsNL meetup? Did you implement a nice new feature? Or did you learn a new framework or a set of APIs? Give a talk about it! Contact any of the CocoaHeadsNL Team members and they are there for you to help you.


    SharePlay - Turn your app experience into a shared experience, by Tom Lokhorst (English)

    Posted on August 08, 2023


    SharePlay is fairly new feature in iOS that allow app developers to have their apps used by multiple users at the same time, to collaberate or to play or watch a video together. Tom explains how to implement this in your app and shows a demo shopping app he created as an example.


    Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile @ FM, by Frans van Grunsven (English subtitles)

    Posted on August 01, 2023


    English subtitles: In this talk Frans talks about how they tested Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile to possible start using it for Flitsmeister. He explains what it is and what problems they ran into.


    Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile @ FM, door Frans van Grunsven (Dutch only)

    Posted on August 01, 2023


    Dutch only: In deze presentatie vertelt Frans hoe zij Kotlin Multiplatform Mobile hebben getest om het eventueel te gaan gebruiken voor Flitsmeister. Hij legt uit wat het is en tegen welke problem ze aanliepen.


    WeAreDevelopers World Congress

    Posted on July 27, 2023


    We are sending a delegation to WeAreDevelopers World Congress.


    Juli @ Flitsmeister

    Posted on July 19, 2023


    Please join us July 19th for a visit to the Flitsmeister team in **Veenendaal.**
    In order to have a good meetup please keep your RSVP up to date as always. This helps your fellow CocoaHeads, our planning and improves the meetups.


    The journey from learning to creating an opensource tool, by Dima Kalachniuk (English)

    Posted on June 12, 2023


    While learning to create a Mac app for his own development purpose Dima turned a simple small project into an opensource utility that has been forked multiple times and has received almost 200 stars on GitHub.