Past Meetup

James Montemagno: What’s new for Mobile .NET Developers with Xamarin

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Melrose Tech Center, 2nd floor of the Orlando Library

101 East Central Boulevard · Orlando, FL

How to find us

Parking at Library Garage 112 E Central Blvd, Orlando, FL or the streets (metered free after 6pm) Once you enter the library take the elevator or stairs to the 2nd floor and turn right. We are just through the glass doors on the left hand side

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Details

Agenda:
6:10 - 6:20 Welcome & announcements
6:20 - 7:30 Presentation
7:30 Prizes and closing
7:45 After-meeting social

Talk title:
What’s new for Mobile .NET Developers with Xamarin

Talk Details:
Xamarin enables C# developers to become native iOS, Android, and Windows app developers overnight. In this session, learn about the latest and greatest features in Xamarin for Visual Studio enabling developers to leverage their existing .NET and C# skills to create iOS and Android mobile apps. In addition to allowing you to write your iOS and Android apps in C#, Xamarin lets you reuse existing .NET libraries and share your business logic across iOS, Android, and Windows apps? During this session we will cover the Xamarin platform, new developers tools, awesome SDKS that developers can take advantage of, and a lot more.

Speaker:
James Montemagno is a Principal Program Manager for Mobile Developer Tools at Microsoft. He has been a .NET developer since 2005, working in a wide range of industries including game development, printer software, and web services. Prior to becoming a Principal Program Manager, James was a professional mobile developer and has now been crafting apps since 2011 with Xamarin. In his spare time, he is most likely cycling around Seattle or guzzling gallons of coffee at a local coffee shop. He can be found on Twitter @JamesMontemagno, blogs code regularly on his personal blog http://www.montemagno.com, and co-hosts the weekly development podcast Merge Conflict http://mergeconflict.fm.

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