10. It's Like Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp. But for Code. — NEW to VSLive!™ this year, there's another full day of learning with the Sunday Hands-On Labs. Bring your laptop and learn by doing!
9. Jam on the Oldies and the New Stuff. Get relevant, immediately usable training on what's happening on the developer landscape now, and learn what's coming next to get out ahead of the competition.
8. We Saved Your Spot. — From the networking breakfasts, to evening activities, to just sitting next to someone new at lunch, you'll have the unique chance to learn from and share with your peers, all week long!
7. Meet and Greet. — What separates Visual Studio Live! from other conferences (and internet-based training) is the unparalleled access to the speakers. Get your questions answered in-between sessions, during meals and at fun evening events.
6. The Setlist. We offer 5 full days of educational sessions on hot topics like Modern App Development, WCF, Web API, ASP.NET, AngularJS, ALM, Visual Studio 2015, SQL Server, and more!
5. Battle of the Bands. — Our speakers include both unbiased industry experts and Microsoft insiders, so you'll hear every side of the story on the most recent software and industry updates.
4. We Stand By Our Name. Visual Studio Live! —In August of 2015, Microsoft released Visual Studio 2015. 2015 is an exciting release with new editions with tons of new features, not to mention Microsoft's exciting venture into more open source and cross-platform development.
We'll give you the information you need to understand and leverage the power of .NET, Visual Studio, ALM, and VSO today and into the future.
3. Viva Las Code. Code by day and enjoy all the Strip has to offer at our headquarters, Bally's Hotel & Casino.
2. Choices, Choices, Choices — With over 90 sessions and workshops in a variety of tracks, you're free to choose what sessions you attend and when. You aren't bound to any one session or track! Sometimes it's hard to choose, though, so we provide all conference proceedings and any shared code for all the sessions free to attendees!
1. Rock YOUR Code. We're here to make you a star. For over 23 years, Visual Studio Live! has been THE trusted resource for .NET developer-focused education!