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SDD 2017 Schedule

Coding Level
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Wednesday 17 May 2017



Track 1

Auditorium 1

C# 7

Coding Level 4
Advanced Level 3

Find out what’s under consideration for C# 7! Get a glimpse into development as it is happening in the open. See why many people are excited about tuple return values. Understand what pattern matching is how it can help you, and dumb things to avoid. You’ll see niche features like local methods and ref return values. We’ll look at big possibilities, and see little things that make you’re like better. This talk puts these features in context with the C# 6 improvements like better immutable for types. See what’s coming, add your opinion to the process, and get excited about where your favorite language is going next!

Kathleen Dollard

Kathleen Dollard

Kathleen loves to code and loves to talk about code. Along the way she’s been an architect, a manager, a teacher, a writer, a speaker, and hopefully still a fun person! She’s written tons of articles, a book, and spoken at many conferences around the world. She’s the Director of Engineering at ROI Code, and has videos in both the Pluralsight and Wintellect libraries. @KathleenDollard

Other presentations by Kathleen Dollard

Tue 16 May 2017 at 11:30

Track 1

Past, present and future of C# and .NET

Tue 16 May 2017 at 16:00

Track 1

C# 6

Thu 18 May 2017 at 9:30

Track 1

Visual Studio tips and tricks

Fri 19 May 2017 at 9:30

Post-Conference Workshop

I will make you a better C# programmer

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