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  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events – March, 2010

    Welcome to March!  Here’s the latest roundup of developer events and user group meetings to help you spring into action.  As always, if you know of a missing event please let me know . -Chris Connecticut March 2 Agile Project Leader Network - Microsoft, Farmington, CT ”Full Immersion Agile...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events – January and February

    As we’re get used to writing “2010” on everything, it’s a good time to take a look ahead and round up a fresh list of what’s happening here in the northeast for developers and architects. As always, if you know of a missing event please let me know . -Chris Connecticut January 7 Fairfield...
  • Blog Post: Northeast MSDN Roadshow - “Don’t Fear the Coder” Tour

    As in 2007 and 2008, we like to run a pre-winter Roadshow series before the really deep snow blankets the roads.  I’m glad to say everything’s lined up for us to to get the word out for the next series! These are free events, running 9:30 to 3:30, featuring five sessions for developers and architects...
  • Blog Post: Vermont’s First Code Camp a Success!

    Having helped to run the New England Code Camps for a while now, I know that organizing one is no easy task.  It’s especially challenging to run the first one – finding a venue, raising awareness, encouraging people to speak, reaching out to companies for support, etc.  So I’m confident when...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events – August, September, October

    Though we’re still enjoying the warm weather, and groups often take it easy in July and August, there are plenty of events starting to appear on the radar, so I’m rounding them up here.  September promises to be very busy - with Vermont’s very first Code Camp , our Fall Northeast MSDN Roadshow series...
  • Blog Post: Announcing the Fall 2009 Northeast MSDN Roadshow!

    September seems a long time from these warm days of July, but we’ve set the dates and locations for the next Northeast MSDN Roadshow and wanted to tell you about it now! Join Jim O’Neil and me for one of our stops of the Fall 2009 series as we bring developer goodness to a town near you, including our...
  • Blog Post: Summer Northeast Roadshow Resources and Wrapup

    Our Summer 2009 Northeast MSDN Roadshow is done and was an absolute blast!  Bob, Jim, and I returned to many (oh so many) miles of open road to bring six sessions to five northeastern cities in June. Thanks to everyone who took the time to attend in each city! Roadshow Resources As promised, we...
  • Blog Post: Save the Date – Vermont’s First Code Camp on September 12th!

    I’m very happy to pass along word (via Rob Hale and Julie Lerman ) that the first Vermont Code Camp will be on September 12th in Burlington! The University of Vermont’s School of Business has generously offered to host this event – thank you ! More is coming soon, so for now, just save the date. It’s...
  • Blog Post: Announcing the Summer 2009 Northeast MSDN Roadshow!

      The Roadshow returns for tour #9 in June!  The full agenda is below, but in summary, these are free, full-day events for developers and architects, covering Windows 7 , ASP.NET MVC , WPF , Silverlight 2 & 3 , Developing for IE8 , and Data Access Guidance . Our (late Spring slash early...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events: April-June 2009

    Here’s the latest roundup of upcoming events to help you expand your knowledge and connect with other developers. Another good way to find events and groups is to check out the Boston User Groups site. Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please let me know . [ Update 4/30/09 – Added...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Developer Events – March & April

    Here’s the latest roundup of upcoming Northeast developer events!  March and April are almost ridiculously packed with opportunities for developers, from Code Camp 11 and a new MSDN Northeast Roadshow, to many user groups and much more. Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please...
  • Blog Post: Northeast MSDN Roadshow Schedule Update

    Only a few more days until we pile in the car and begin cruising the roads of the great Northeast for our March 2009 Northeast Roadshow ! I need to share one update, however.  We unfortunately need to cancel our March 11th stop in the Albany, NY area. (The ol’ “circumstances beyond our control”...
  • Blog Post: The March 2009 Northeast Roadshow

    It’s time again to pack the car with our laptops, giveaways, staggeringly unhealthy travel snacks, and dangerous quantities of coffee as we set off across the northeast for the March 2009 Northeast Roadshow .  The Roadshow is a series of free, full day events where we deeply focus on topics for...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - Jan/Feb 2009

    The new year is upon us, and so is a large list of upcoming user group meetings and other events for developers in the Northeast. Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please let me know ! Connecticut February 10 Connecticut .NET User Group - Microsoft Offices, Farmington, CT "SharePoint...
  • Blog Post: Join Us for The Winter Northeast MSDN Roadshow!

    [UPDATE 11/19 - We've added New Hampshire to our tour for December 18th!] We just couldn't take not being out on the road, talking about tech, so we're heading back out again in December for the Winter Northeast Roadshow!  This, our seventh Roadshow, will feature a ton of great stuff like jQuery...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - October / November

    Here's the latest (and large!) set of activities and events for developers in the Northeast. Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please let me know ! Connecticut October 14 The Fall Northeast Roadshow - Farmington, CT Entity Framework, REST, Dynamic Data, IE8, Unit Testing, UI Technology...
  • Blog Post: Fall Northeast Roadshow Update

    After driving approximately 975 miles and downing 1.28 gazillion gallons of coffee (probably each) since Monday, Jim and I made it back from the first leg of the Falll Northeast Roadshow .  Thanks to everyone who took the time to join us for our first three stops!  Special thanks to our Florida...
  • Blog Post: Announcing the Fall 2008 Northeast Roadshow!

    We’re fueling up the car, stocking up on munchies, packing in a bunch of giveaways, and heading out on the open roads for our sixth Roadshow! It’s also our biggest one yet, as we'll pile on the miles heading to six cities across the northeast: Burlington, VT :  September 23rd [ registration...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - August

    Here's the latest developer event summary for these, uh, summery days.  (Terrible pun, I know.  Sorry.) Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please let me know ! Connecticut August 5  Fairfield/Westchester .NET User Group - UConn, Stamford, CT "Consuming Software...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - July

    Summer at last!  Time for vacations and relaxation, but there's also plenty going on in the .NET developer community.    Know of any other events or user group meetings?  Please let me know ! Connecticut July 1 Agile Project Leader Network - Microsoft, Farmington, CT "The...
  • Blog Post: Northeast Roadshow - Summary and Resources

    We've put the wraps on another great Northeast Roadshow, having visited with hundreds of developers and architects in five cities across the northeast. See the bottom of the post for the content and resources .  But first... The Play-By-Play of Our Travels Burlington, VT Kicking things off in Burlington...
  • Blog Post: Northeast Roadshow Starts on Thursday

    Bob, Jim, and I will be packing into the car tomorrow as we travel to our first stop of the May/June Northeast Roadshow ! Our destination is Burlington, VT where we'll enjoy the day speaking about: LINQ to SQL & LINQ to Entities Silverlight 2 Visual Studio Tools for Office The ASP.NET MVC Framework...
  • Blog Post: The Roadshow Rides Again! - May/June Edition

    The Northeast Roadshow We're at it again! It's time to pack our laptops and gear to head out across the northeast for our fifth Roadshow! Only this time, you're getting three of us for the price of, well, zero - the events are free after all... Jim O'Neil, our new colleague here in the northeast, is...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - Spring 2008

    Here's the next batch of upcoming events of interest to developers and architects in the northeast. It's definitely taking longer to put these together - an indication that our northeast developer community is growing well! Great stuff, everyone! Know of any other events or user group meetings? Please...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Northeast Developer Events - January/February

    It's time to welcome in the new year by pulling together a summary of the events and meetings for .NET developers coming up in the northeast. Know of any other events or user group meetings? Please let me know ! Connecticut January 9, 6:30 - 9 PM Fairfield/Westchester SQL Server UG - UConn, Stamford...
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