Developer Groups

Developer Groups are local, community-led, and provide developers with shared learning interests with the opportunity to network and get support. These groups receive regular platform and program updates from BlackBerry, and have access to exclusive discounts, developer events, and conferences.

Start a Developer Group

To start a new Developer Group or register an existing group, complete the Developer Groups form. A representative from the BlackBerry Developer Relations Group will contact you for further discussion.

Developer Groups

Group Manager Expectations

Each local Developer Group will be run by two Group Managers. Group Managers will be expected to:

  • Sign and adhere to the BlackBerry Non-disclosure Agreement
  • Maintain regular contact with BlackBerry
  • Provide BlackBerry with current group records
  • Run regular meetings for their group (8-12 per year)
  • Establish an active web presence for their group
  • Ensure BlackBerry development is the core focus of their group's subject matter

Group Manager Benefits

Group Managers will enjoy the following benefits:

  • Regular conference call updates with BlackBerry
  • Additional discounts on certification exams, conferences and more
  • Eligibility for rewards through the Developer Recognition Program
  • Membership in a worldwide community of group managers

Current Developer Groups

Abeokuta, NigeriaGuayaquil, EcuadorOttawa, Canada
Addis Ababa, EthiopiaHCM - Viet NamPanama City, Panama
Alapuzha, IndiaHong Kong, Hong KongParis, France
Alexandria, EgyptHubli, IndiaPodgorica, Montenegro
Alicante, SpainIbague, ColombiaRecife, Brazil
Amsterdam, NetherlandsIkeja, NigeriaRio De Janeiro, Brazil
Aracaju, BrazilIndore, IndiaRosaria, Argentina
Athens, GreeceIstanbul, TurkeyRuhr, Germany
Austin, USAJakarta, IndonesiaSalamanca, Spain
Bangkok, ThailandJamaicaSan Antonio, USA
Banja Luka, BosniaKharkiv, UkraineSan Francisco, USA
Barcelona, SpainLagos, NigeriaSan Jose, USA
Beijing, ChinaLarisa, GreeceSan Luis, Argentina
Belgrade, SerbiaLeeds, United KingdomSanta Fe, Argentina
Belo Horizonte, BrazilLeon, MexicoSantiago, Chile
Bitola, MacedoniaLisbon, PortugalSanto Domingo, Dominican Republic
Bloomington, USALjubljana, SloveniaSao Paulo, Brazil
Brasilia, BrazilLondon, UKShanghai, China
Brussels, BelgiumLos Angeles, USASkopje, Macedonia
Buenos Aires, ArgentinaLublin, PolandSt. Petersburg, Russia
Cadiz, SpainMaceio, BrazilSudbury, Canada
Cairo, EgyptMadrid, SpainSydney, Australia
Campinas, BrazilMakati City, PhilippinesTaipei, Taiwan
Capital Federal, ArgentinaMalaysiaTalisay, Phillipines
Catania, ItalyMansoura, EgyptTel Aviv, Israel
Chattanooga, TennesseeMaribor, SloveniaToronto, Canada
Chiapas, MexicoMelbourne, AustraliaTrinidad & Tobago
Colombo, Sri LankaMerida, VenezuelaTunis, Tunesia
Cotonou, BeninMexico City, MexicoTuri, Italy
Cuernavaca, MexicoMiami, USAUjjain, India
Curitiba, BrazilMilan, ItalyVancouver, Canada
Francisco Beltrao, BrazilMinsk, BelarusVarazdin, Croatia
Frankfurt, GermanyNagina, IndiaVeliko Turnovo, Bulgaria
Geeste, GermanyNatal, BrazilWarsaw, Poland
Genoa, ItalyNew Delhi, IndiaWaterloo, Canada
GhanaNew York, USAWroclaw, Poland
Gliwice, PolandNis, SerbiaZagreb, Croatia