About

We are excited to announce the upcoming Northeast Wisconsin Code Camp 2015.  The NEWCodeCamp excepts sessions from the public on anything technology in order to meet the needs of our community.

When & Where

Saturday, March 28nd, 2015

Fox Valley Technical College (FVTC) main campus in Appleton, WI

Free Registration

Code Camps are always free, but registering helps us with planning. You can do so at https://newcc2015.eventbrite.com.

Submit a Session

Sessions are only limited by the submissions of our community, so if you would like to submit a session, please email newcodecamp@newcodecamp.com.

Sponsor the NEWCodeCamp

Since this is a free event, we rely on sponsors to help put on this event. Please email newcodecamp@newcodecamp.com if you’re interested in partnering to create a great event.

Website

NEWCodeCamp has it’s own website located at http://newcodecamp.com, where you can find plenty of details and learn about the days events as things get finalized.

Please spread the word!

Abstract

Mobile apps are clearly here to stay. As developers, we’ve seen a lot of technologies come and go that promised a write-once and run-everywhere scenario. Xamarin has been around for a while and allowing developers to use a C# code base with native user interfaces. Last summer, Xamarin added support for the user interface under the brand of Xamarin Forms, which provides a XAML-like implementation for markup. This lets developers use C# and XAML to write mobile apps to target iOS, Android and Windows Phone.

Come see what Xamarin.Forms can do for you, where it may fit it and the pros and cons of this type of cross platform mobile development. This will largely be demos, code and walk-throughs.

Free Registration

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/xamarinforms-greg-levenhagen-tickets-15670739604

When & Where

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM (CST)
5:30 – networking and food
6:00 – discussion
Fox Valley Technical College

1825 N. Bluemound
Room F108
Appleton, WI 54912

Bio

Greg Levenhagen is a Microsoft MVP in Client Development and senior software engineer consultant with Skyline Technologies. He has a great passion for giving back to the community and teaching. A true enthusiast of computer science, with passions and interests including mobile, UX, architecture, parallel, testing, agile, 3D/games, cloud, languages and much more. Greg speaks at conferences like ThatConference, CodeMash, VSLive and DevLink. He is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer, board member of ThatConference, president of the Fox Valley .NET User’s Group, cofounder of the Northeast WI Agile User’s Group, INETA speaker and IEEE and ACM member.

Along with being a life-long geek, Greg enjoys golfing, football, woodworking, philosophy and stimulating conversation.