Building Location-aware Windows applications with Shawn Kendrot

Building location aware apps can offer a lot of benefit to you and your users. Come learn about best practices as well as a few tips and tricks to creating a location aware app. This meetup will have a strong focus on Windows Store and Windows Phone but can be used in Android and iOS devices as well.


Shawn Kendrot is a Technical Lead at Schneider Electric. Shawn has been working in GIS for over six years and building location aware apps for the past two years. Shawn blogs frequently at and can be found tweeting from @skendrot

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  • Shawn K.

    I had a lot of fun at this meetup. I hope everyone enjoyed the content!

    July 9, 2013

  • Jonathan H.

    Agreed, enjoyed the real-time coding.

    July 9, 2013

  • Scott T.

    Very well done, really appreciated the live code

    July 8, 2013

  • Tony E.

    should be fun!

    July 7, 2013

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