What we're about

This is a User Group for and by developers specialized in Microsoft .NET technologies, regardless of your level. We plan to meet once a month, have great talks and share our passion about development technology.

We have recently set up as a verein, the protokoll can be found here (https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B3vuve2xedS-YkswQWJ6N1JTeHc/view?usp=sharing)

Upcoming events (3)

".NET everywhere - is it possible and is it awesome?" with Scott Hanselman

We would like to invite you for a Swiss Community Event organised by all .NET User Groups in Swietzerland and lead by .NET User Group Bern. IMPORTANT! A registration is required! Register at https://www.meetup.com/NET-User-Group-Bern/events/259332992/ Abstract .NET went open source (really really open source) a few years back...but what's been made newly possible? How flexible is it? How open is it? How big can it scale and how small can it get? How do we reconcile .NET Core, .NET Framework, and Mono? Where does WebAssembly fit in? What about WinForms and WPF? Cross platform UI? Join Scott Hanselman as we tour the last 10 years and explore the next 10 years of .NET in this demo-filled session. We look forward to your participation!

"Automate your automation" by Ilari Henrik Aegerter

Loft Corner, Impact Hub Zürich

Abstract: Automate your Automation - When Will the Robots Take Over Human Sense-Making? Historically, Software Testing and Software Development have always made use of automation. We have a powerful tool on our hands and it helps us to accelerate and enhance our own capabilities. However, there have been some misunderstandings that lead to unreasonable expectations. Software Testing has often been partitioned in what is called “manual” and “automated” testing. This session will have a look into some of the thinking pitfalls and explore the capabilities and limitations of automation in testing. It is a ultimately a session about Robots, Language and Humans. About the speaker: Ilari Henrik Aegerter's formal studies have brought him from General Linguistics and Sociology to Software Engineering and Software Testing. Coming from the medical software domain at Phonak AG and progressing to e-commerce at eBay. He is now the Managing Director of House of Test GmbH and he believes that there is still a lot of work to be done for excellent software testing. In 2013 he co-founded the International Society for Software Testing (ISST), which advocates for bringing back common sense to testing. In 2015 he was elected into the board of the Association for Software Testing (AST) where he acts as Vice President. He is also a lecturer at the HSR technical university for the post-graduate course CAS Software Testing. You can follow him on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ilarihenrik

.NET Day Switzerland 2019 (Partner Event, www.dotnetday.ch)

We would like to promote an event from our partners at .NET Day Switzerland! NOTE: A ticket is required! Register at www.dotnetday.ch .NET Day Switzerland 2019 takes place on Tuesday, the[masked] at the Arena Cinemas at Sihlcity in Zürich and is an independent technology conference for developers, architects and experts to discuss about and get to know .NET technologies all around .NET, C#, ASP.NET Core, Azure and more. Experienced speakers share their knowledge on the latest topics and give you deep insights into the world of Microsoft software development and beyond. In addition to the technical talks, .NET Day provides a space for discussions with the speakers and other attendees. The .NET Day is your place for networking, discussions and questions! .NET Day Switzerland is a non-profit Community Conference. All the speakers and staff engage on a voluntary basis because they are good people and want to support the Swiss .NET Community. Any positive financial balance from the ticket sales will be used to support non-profit organizations either involved in charity projects or the Swiss software developer community. Questions, input or improvements can be dropped at any time via [masked]

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