You've probably heard about Silverlight by now - here is your chance to get more details on how to get the best from the technology. Come along on October 10th to Microsoft Ireland's offices for a half day of free training on Silverlight and Expression.

 Event Overview:

The tools and technologies Microsoft has built for web developers and designers helps them work better together in creating immersive experiences on the web.  Find out how software from Microsoft is pushing the envelope of what's possible on the Web today.

Click here to register (note: link updated 19 Sep with reg link).

 

Event Details: 

Registration opens at 1pm.

 

1:30    Introduction – Florent Pajani

Find out how Software and Services from Microsoft is pushing the envelope of what's possible on the Web today. The tools and technologies Microsoft has built for Web developers and designers to help them work better together in creating immersive experiences on the Web

2:15    Over-Hyped and Under-Valued – Philippe Deltenre

Too much hype? Or not enough? Do we over- or underestimate the changes that will occur in the coming years? Is Microsoft missing the social media revolution or is Microsoft leading it?”

3:00      Coffee Break

3:30    Designing Rich Client Experiences – Martin Tirion

Expression Studio allows designers to create compelling UIs for the Windows Desktop and for the web. The Studio offers a complete set of tools, including Design, Blend, Web and Media, which enable designers to work closely together with developers. Developers can use Visual Studio which offers a top class development environment. Because of the tight integration of the platform and the tools it is a very compelling environment to have various disciplines work together building the next generation applications with a rich user experience. This presentation provides an overview of the tools and the integration.

4:45    Empower for Web Partners – Ciara Murphy

This presentation provides an overview of Microsoft’s partner program for web agencies.

5:00      Event Close