Past Meetup

March Meeting: Kendo <3 Angular: Two Great Libraries, Together At Last!

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Microsoft Charlotte Office

8055 Microsoft Way · Charlotte, NC

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Access to the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) is through the second entrance for the building on the left.

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Join us on Tuesday, March 24, at 6:00 PM in the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) of the Microsoft Charlotte Office. Telerik’s Kendo UI framework provides everything you need to create great JavaScript applications. It includes a world-class widget library. But in recent years, AngularJS has exploded onto the scene. It has become a popular and elegant framework for creating web applications. Yet, Angular lacks its own built-in widget library. This could have created a nearly perfect match, but when Angular first came along, using it with Kendo UI wasn’t easy. That all changed recently when Telerik added support for AngularJS into Kendo UI, and now the two can finally be together! Jonathan "J" Tower will walk us through an introduction to both frameworks. He will show us how you too can make amazing web applications with AngularJS + Kendo UI.

The meeting presenter is Jonathan "J." Tower

Jonathan "J." Tower is a Microsoft MVP, Telerik Developer Expert, and Senior Software Architect with over fifteen years of software development experience in many different industries. He loves the creative and problem-solving aspects of his work, sharing what he’s learned, and building community.

J’s current technology interests include web technologies--ASP.NET MVC, various JavaScript frameworks like Kendo and Angular-- as well as cross-platform mobile development technologies like Xamarin or hybrid mobile apps.

Normally you would find J. near his home in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he organizes a user group, four annual developer conferences, and a GiveCamp. This year, however, he and his family are on a one-year-long road trip around the country visiting the 48 contiguous states (http://48StatesProject.com).

The Guild meets monthly on the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00 PM in the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR) of the Microsoft Charlotte Office. Please RSVP so we know how much food to order.