Topic: Introduction to developing cross-platform applications with Xamarin
Registration: Registration at meetup.com
Snacks: This event is sponsored by Microsoft Canada
In January-February 2017, Sergii Baidachnyi will present a series about Xamarin.
In total, he will deliver six events about Cross-platform development,
Xamarin for Android, Xamarin for iOS and Xamarin Forms:
Developing Cross-Platform Applications with Xamarin
- Session 1: Introduction to developing cross-platform applications with Xamarin
- Session 2: Developing Android applications with C#
- Session 3: Developing iOS applications with C#
- Session 4: Introduction to Xamarin Forms
- Session 5: Xamarin Forms: Advanced topics
- Session 6: How to create connected applications
In the first session, we are going to discuss the platform in general:
different kinds of projects, portable class libraries vs shared projects,
some design patterns for cross-platform applications.
The only knowledge that you should have prior to the session is C#.
Speaker: Sergii Baidachnyi
Sergii Baidachnyi is a principal developer evangelist at Microsoft. Currently residing in Canada, Sergii is responsible for working with the developer community and promoting client-development tools as a superior mechanism for creating cross-platform business applications.
The author was introduced to the .NET platform circa 2001, and since that time, he has actively participated in a number of .NET projects, developing, managing, and architecting financial, medical, and multimedia applications. At the same time, Sergii led Microsoft IT Academy, where he delivered .NET-related training on C#, Windows Forms, ASP.NET, and so on. He has published articles and reviews in multiple IT-industry magazines and several books on ASP.NET, Silverlight, Windows Forms, and Windows 8 Development. His book about Windows 10 development is available on Amazon.
You can read more of Sergii's musings on his blog at http://en.baydachnyy.com. You can also catch him attending and speaking at Microsoft events around Canada. Sergii's twitter handle is @sbaidachni.