Are you ready to hear the backstory behind the latest version of Visual Studio? Do you have burning questions for the Visual Studio team? Then you don’t want to miss out on this opportunity to hear from Scott Wiltamuth, a Microsoft Product Unit Manager for Visual Studio Languages. Scott is bringing his 17 years of experience at Microsoft to Richmond, and will share his perspective on the Visual Studio 2010 release, drill down into how .NET languages are moving forward in Visual Studio 2010, and spend time answering attendees questions about the new release. If you use Visual Studio, this is a great opportunity to learn more about the new release directly from the source…don’t miss out, register now!

As a Product Unit Manager for Visual Studio Languages, Scott Wiltamuth manages Microsoft’s .NET programming languages: VB, C#, F#, IronPython and IronRuby. In his seventeen year tenure at Microsoft, Scott has worked in a variety of roles on a wide range of development tools, including Visual C#, Visual Basic, Visual Basic for Applications, VBScript, JScript, Visual J++, and OLE Automation. Scott is one of the designers of the C# language, and holds bachelor's and master's degrees in Computer Science from Stanford University. Scott’s blog can be found at http://blogs.msdn.com/scottwil.

Meeting starts at 6:30pm, and we should have plenty of time for Q&A tonight, so make sure to take advantage of this opportunity to hear from and share your feedback with a senior member of the Visual Studio team!