Keynote / General Session

General Session: Fast, Easy, and Fun – Mobile Development for Everyone for Xamarin


11:00am - 12:00pm

Level: Everyone

James Montemagno

Principal Program Manager – Xamarin


Xamarin helps C# developers become native iOS, Android, and Windows mobile app developers overnight. Now that the Xamarin platform is open source and included with Visual Studio at no additional cost, it has never been a better time to be a .NET developer -- You can start crafting beautiful native mobile applications that are truly universal today!

Join James Montemagno in a general session focused on how you can start building mobile apps leveraging your existing .NET and C# skills. See how to leverage existing .NET libraries that you know and love and some that are brand new such as Microsoft Cognitive Services providing a slew of Vision, Speech, Language, and Knowledge services to take your mobile apps to the next level.

During this session he will take you through everything you need to get started building apps and a few revolutionary tools to help learn the amazing APIs packed into each platform.