12. June 2014 14:59
As you may have noticed I have been blogging from the GOTO Conference in Aarhus the last couple of years. It has been a lot of fun and I really enjoy spending a few days absorbing as much as I can while trying to convey the messages through this blog. So even though I have moved across the country and closer to Copenhagen I was considering going back the GOTO in Aarhus this year. As it turnes out, this year there will also be a full-scale GOTO conference in Copenhagen!
It is nice to see that my move has coincided with the conference also taking place in Copenhagen, and it will be a great chance to meet more developers in this end of the country. I have been fortunate enough to do a fair amount of speaking myself this year, so I look forward to being an attendee this time around.
The tracks this year will be "People & Process", "Everything Connected", "Leading & Bleading Edge", "Enterprise Architecture" and a Solution Track. Far from all speakers have yet been announced yet, but I am glad to see Mads Torgesen on the schedule. It is a very interesting time in .NET with Roslyn being open sourced and looking to enter the finishing stages. On the down side he is also the only .NET speaker I see so far, which is a shame, with exciting things happening with ASP.NET vNext also. I am definately keeping my fingers crossed for someone in that space as well.
In any case, I am sure there will be pleanty of inspiring talks so I will be keeping up to date with the schedule and look forward to september.
8. June 2014 09:37
This week I was at NDC Oslo, and besides seeing a bunch of awesome talks and having fun with equally geeky people I got to talk about building realtime applications with Firebase, AngularJS and EmberJS. It’s a topic I like, because I can give the audience something very tangable that they can try. On top of that it is a chance to build types of applications that were quite difficult just a few years ago – but now it has become almost trivial.
The awesome people behind the conference have already made the video from my talk available here.