Microsoft Build 2017 kicks off tomorrow, Wednesday May 10 at 8 am PT, and now that we’ve been part of Microsoft for almost a year, we’re excited to be involved in several talks, sessions, and on the floor.

As always, be sure to tune in to the live-stream for the Keynotes on Wednesday and Thursday mornings, as well as conference sessions Wednesday–Friday for all of the latest updates to your favorite Microsoft tools and products. We’ve also got many opportunities for you to find out what’s new with Xamarin and Visual Studio Mobile Center at the conference, and we’d love for you to join us for one more of the following:

Sessions

Below are the sessions we think you’ll find of particular interest, covering mobile development with Visual Studio, Xamarin, Visual Studio Mobile Center, and more.

  • Visual Studio for Mac, Joseph Hill and Miguel De Icaza | Wednesday 3:30–4:30 pm, WSCC Hall 6E (1215)
  • How to Really Share Code with Xamarin, Peter Bryntesson | Wednesday 4:30–4:50 pm, Code Story Theater
  • Xamarin: The Future of Mobile App Development, James Montemagno and Miguel De Icaza | Thursday 10:30–11:30 am, WSCC Hall 6B (1040)
  • Visual Studio Mobile Center: Ship Mobile Apps Faster, Keith Ballinger and Thomas Dohmke | Thursday 1:00 pm, WSCC Hall 6C
  • Visual Studio Mobile Center and Visual Studio Team Services: Better Together for Your Mobile DevOps, Simina Pasat | Thursday 2:30–2:50 pm, Tech Talk A
  • What’s New in Xamarin.Forms, Jason Smith | Thursday 4:00–5:00 pm, WSCC Hall 6E (1215)
  • Open Q&A: Mobile Development, James Montemagno, Keith Ballinger, Miguel De Icaza, Ryan Salva, and Thomas Dohmke | Thursday 5:30–6:30 pm, WSCC Hall 4C-4 (385)
  • Virtual and Mixed Reality Apps with C#, Mikayla Hutchinson | Friday 10:00–10:20 am, Tech Talk B
  • Simplified App Development with Plug-ins for Xamarin and Windows, James Montemagno |
    Friday 10:30–10:50 am, Tech Talk B
  • Building a Mobile Development Pipeline, Piysh Joshi | Friday 11:30–11:50 am, Tech Talk B
  • Better, Faster, Automated! App Deployment in Visual Studio Mobile Center, Ela Malani | Friday 12:30–12:50 pm, Tech Talk B

 

Full Schedule

On the Floor

Xamarin will be joining Visual Studio Mobile Center and Visual Studio for Mac on the conference floor at MA6. Find us there to get all of your questions about what’s new answered, or just stop by and say hi!
Microsoft Build 2017 Conference Floor Map

Xamarin University will also be on site at OT3 for those attending in person, so be sure to stop by their booth to learn more about how Xamarin University can help you take your C# and .NET skills mobile, or take your mobile skills cross-platform with Xamarin.