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Oct. 30, 2018 - A hitch-hikers guide to [ASPeKT] - Peter Lorimer
Please note our location is no longer downtown. Please come join us for this event and RSVP so we can get a head count for attendance and food accommodation. 5:30-6:00pm Food 6:00-8:00pm Peter Lorimer Abstract: Do you have an idea for an open source project? Have you thought about opening an idea to the community? If so, then this talk is for you! If not, and you dream about code or even think about it sometimes, this talk is still for you! Heck, if you have a computer come listen. In this talk, I will wade through the motivations, challenges, and some grimy details of developing [ASPeKT] (https://github.com/mvpete/aspekt). The trials and tribulations of an open source, NuGet available library that I created over a year ago. From what started as something that was a fun challenge, to something that is available on NuGet. I will examine the steps I took to take an idea from conception to reality, the problems I faced, and the tools I used. This isn't a success story, this is a reality story, from the mouth of a guy with a passion for code, and an affinity for development. Speaker Bio: When I was 7, I wrote on my report card "I like computers. I like gym." not much has changed since then. My name is Peter Lorimer, a C++ developer by trade, C# developer for fun, and an avid fitness enthusiast. A self-proclaimed Microsoft fan boy, I might be the last known user of the "Windows Phone" platform. Blog: https://unparalleledadventure.wordpress.com Next Event: We are looking for speakers for the rest of the season. As a community we enjoy our local members to contribute and share their passion and success with others. Please get the word out and if you know someone who would like to present a specific topic, email us at [masked]. Sponsors: We are looking for sponsors. Please contact us if you would like to sponsor us. Current .NET Job Opportunities: Your company can advertise your job postings here. Contact us for job postings sponsorship.

Idylwylde Branch, Public Library

8310-88 Ave · Edmonton, AB

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The Edmonton .NET User Group is a non-profit organization which empowers the IT Professionals and Developers using the Microsoft .NET Framework technologies with great knowledge, skills, resources and opportunities at the events we host. As a member of this community, we value your feedback and support to continuously improve and grow this community. We will try our best to accommodate your needs such as the speakers or topics you like to learn about. We also would like to welcome business leaders in the community to get connected with us and our members to provide business and career opportunities.

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