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Speaker: Jeff Wilcox

Jeff Wilcox is a Senior Software Development Engineer on the Silverlight team, currently working on Silverlight for the Windows Phone and the phone application development story. Jeff was a founding member of the Silverlight Toolkit team, created and designed the Silverlight Unit Test Framework. Previously he worked on the ASP.NET team. Jeff is an alumnus from the University of Michigan with a degree in Computer Science.

Exploring Windows Phone Development – Part 2

Track: Smart phones, thursday 11:20 - 12:10

Learn about intermediate Windows Phone concepts including the application lifecycle model, data binding, navigation system, and how to build the best app experience through 10 very useful tips.

The Developer Who Played With XAML: Silverlight code and fables

Track: .Net, wednesday 14:15 - 15:05

Come hear about some of the history, a look ahead, and a tour of advanced Silverlight topics that should be intriguing to everyone and insightful to advanced Silverlight developers. Learn about why Silverlight has a native core, what AG_E_UNKNOWN_ERROR means, the importance of look-less controls (and how they differ from user controls), and what makes XAML rock. Learn about some of the great and not-so-great things that people do in their applications paired with recommendations and ideas for developers.

Whirlwind Tour of Silverlight and Windows Phone 7 with Tips and Tricks

Track: Smart phones, wednesday 16:40 - 17:30

With Windows Phone 7 launch happening, developers should be informed on how to build applications for the platform.  If you know Silverlight, you know how to write an application for Windows Phone!  This session will cover the core specifics of the Silverlight platform on the device and you'll leave with some tips and tricks on creating the best experiences for your applications.

We'll explore

  • Basic application model
  • Networking basics
  • Notification system
  • Customizing application UI and Tiles
  • Using geo location and mapping
  • Accelerometer features
  • Interacting with phone data (contacts, etc.)
  • Performance and developer debugging tips
Leaving this session should get you well on your way to submitting your first application into the Windows Phone Marketplace.

Getting Started with Silverlight Development

Track: .Net, monday - all day

In this Firestarted themed session, Einar Ingebrigtsen and Jeff Wilcox will give you the quick ramp up on creating Silverlight applications for the web, the desktop and the Windows Phone 7 platform. This day-long session will cover the basics of XAML, the programming model and how Silverlight differs from traditional .NET development.

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