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Tuesday, March 10, 2009

Come Learn Silverlight 2 From a Master!

Hey all - if you're in the Princeton, NJ area this coming Thursday (March 12th, 2009), be sure to stop by our monthly NJDOTNET User Group meeting because this month we will be hosting Jason Beres - international conference speaker, Microsoft MVP, and an author of the two Silverlight Programmers References from WROX Press!  Jason is an incredible speaker and I strongly encourage you to do everything you can to attend this meeting!  Here are the details:

What:  NJDOTNET March Meeting – Understanding RIA’s with Silverlight 2

When: THIS Thursday, March 10, 2009  6:15 PM – 8:30 PM

Where:  Infragistics Corporate HQ  (Click here for directions)

Jason Beres is the Director of Product Management for Infragistics, the world’s leading publisher of presentation layer tools.  Jason is one of the founders of Florida .NET User Groups, he is the founder of the Central New Jersey .NET User Group, he is a Visual Basic .NET MVP, and he is on the INETA Speakers Bureau.  Jason is the author of several books on .NET development, including the recently published Silverlight 2 Programmers Reference from Wrox Press.  Jason is a national and international conference speaker; he is a frequent columnist for several .NET publications, and keeps very active in the .NET community.

Understanding RIA’s with Silverlight 2
In this code-focused talk, we’ll look at the features in Silverlight 2 and how they can help you build better RIA (Rich Internet Application) experiences.  We’ll look at the Silverlight development experience, how to build a Silverlight application with the new Silverlight 3 features, and how this will help you build rich line-of-business experiences using data binding, animations and media.