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Speaker: Pete Brown

Topic: Win8/XAML/Metro

Location: DoublePositive Marketing Group, Inc., 1501 S. Clinton Street, Suite 1520
Baltimore, Maryland 21224

Date: Wednesday, June 20th, networking begins at 6:30

Windows 8 introduces Metro Style applications. This session will provide an overview of what’s new and try to help put what it all means into perspective.

Bio :

Pete Brown is a XAML and Gadget guy at Microsoft, as well as a former Microsoft Silverlight MVP, INETA speaker, and RIA Architect. He’s a father of two, and in complaince with local laws, husband to one. When not trying to blow stuff up, or electrocute himself (or talk about himself in the third-person)

Pete focuses on the community around code that has nothing to do with a browser (Windows 8 XAML, WPF, Silverlight, .NET Micro Framework, Robotics, and more), with a particular focus on XAML and things that blink in the night. Pete has written two successful Silverlight books with Manning, and has a Windows 8 XAML book on the way. It will be amazing, and your purchase will help him afford replacements for the stuff he has blown up in the course of research.

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  • Lance W.

    Excellent session. Speaker was very good. Subject was spot on.

    June 21, 2012

  • Mitesh

    Awesome !!!

    June 21, 2012

  • Mike D.

    Double Positive's facility was incredible and the food was great. Pete gave an awesome presentation.

    Apex's beer selection was clutch ;)

    June 21, 2012

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