Developing New Experiences

W19 Xamarin.Forms Takes You Places!


4:00pm - 5:15pm

Level: Intermediate

Sam Basu

Developer Advocate


You've heard the buzz – target every mobile platform from a single C#/XAML codebase. Sounds too good to be true? The story is actually even better - let's unpack the promise of Xamarin.Forms. The reach goes beyond just mobile platforms of iOS, Android & Windows – did you know your Xamarin.Forms apps could target MacOS, Tizen, Smart Watches, Smart TVs, Refrigerators & Hololens? And it's not just futuristic devices or platforms, you could take Xamarin.Forms goodness back to WPF & even Web! Yes, we're talking XAML being back in the browser – just different this time. All this isn't utopia, but an absolute reality today. Let's dive into Xamarin.Forms and unearth the magic behind the cross-platform development democratization for .NET developers.

You will learn:

  • Understand the promise of Xamarin.Forms
  • Explore various platforms supported by Xamarin.Forms
  • Look at tools & code sharing strategies