DevDays 2004 is nearly here. The Smart Client track looks really interesting - they are going to cover all sorts of things like security, deployment and application design. Check out the Smart Client track info at

http://msdn.microsoft.com/events/devdays/agenda/smartclient/default.aspx

I saw a demo of the IssueVision smart client application last week and it was pretty impressive. It has some nice offline capabilities and is worth checking out...