Google's annual developer-focused conference Google I/O starts today. A couple of Google Maps related talks are scheduled to be live streamed. I've posted the times and links below and also added a couple of Android related sessions that might also be interesting for Google Maps API developers.
Today's keynote session could also be worth watching as well to get a general idea of Google's overall plans.
What’s New in Google Maps
Enterprise Geospatial in the Cloud
Android Apps in Google Play
Thursday (PDT) 13.30 (PDT)
Making Good Apps Great: More Advanced Topics for Expert Android Developers