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  • Blog Post: Windows Phone 7 Developer Event

    Last night ALT.NET and Dublin MTUG held a joint event in the Radisson Blu hotel in Dublin city centre to show off Windows Phone 7 and talk about building applications and games. Despite being serenaded by an ice cream truck, deafened by alarm sirens and evacuated from the building due to the faulty alarm...
  • Blog Post: Jesse Liberty Visiting Ireland and Northern Ireland

    We’ve had such amazing visiting speakers lately, and joining us shortly is Jesse Liberty , self-confirmed Silverlight Geek. Jesse is visiting Dublin, Belfast and Cork to talk about Silverlight development, and as Jesse has created a lot of the training content on http://silverlight.net , you won’t get...
  • Blog Post: Visiting Dublin – Josh Holmes!

    About a year and a half ago, Josh Holmes visited Dublin from the US on a whirlwind tour of Europe to talk with developers about rich, interactive applications. Josh spoke with developers from all over Ireland and from all different backgrounds. He’s a great speaker and a fun, down-to-earth guy who really...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight Superstar Tim Heuer Visits Dublin!

    I am thrilled that Tim Heuer is coming to visit Dublin to kick off the Dublin Microsoft Technology User Group’s first meeting of 2010! As a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft for the Silverlight Team, Tim joins us for a talk about What’s New in Silverlight 4 and Using Silverlight for building Line-of...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Talks and Events

    November just started and it’s shaping up to be quite a busy month already. The Silverlight Jumpstart course I mentioned previously on my blog kicks off its second round this week at the Westbury.  The course is full for both in-person attendees and LiveMeeting attendees, however if you’re interested...
  • Blog Post: Can’t Get Enough Scott: “Gu And A” Scheduled for Sunday September 27th

    The Scott Guthrie event on Monday, September 28th filled up in three days.  We have a waitlist for the event at the moment. So for those of you who would still like to see Scott, he has graciously agreed to host a second event on Sunday evening.  We’ll be at the Radisson Blu Royal hotel (formerly...
  • Blog Post: Reminder: Silverlight 3, SketchFlow & SuperPreview Talk at MTUG Dublin

    Just as a reminder and for those of you who are not MTUG members, Microsoft Technology User Group Dublin is running a free event tomorrow evening with me in the Morrison Hotel from 7:30pm.   Here’s a summary of the talk I’m giving: SketchFlow: Building Web and Desktop Applications from Concept to...
  • Blog Post: Learn about Defensive Programming with Niall Merrigan

    ASP.NET expert and Microsoft certifications guru Niall Merrigan is visiting Ireland this week from Norway and is dropping by the Microsoft Technology Users Group this week in Dublin.  He’ll be covering Defensive Programming , which is a great topic for developers no matter what platforms you’re...
  • Blog Post: Kathleen Dollard Visits Ireland

    The very famous Kathleen Dollard is visiting Ireland!  Kathleen, who is well known for her book Code Generation in .NET , her “Ask Kathleen” column in Visual Studio Magazine, and much more, is doing a tour of Ireland and the UK. She will be speaking at user group events in both Dublin and Cork as...
  • Blog Post: NIMTUG Event: rePDC

    The Northern Ireland Microsoft Technology Users Group is hosting an event on Monday evening, December 1st (I can’t believe it’s almost December already!).  It’s called “rePDC: The Best of the PDC.”  If you weren’t able to make it to the PDC in Los Angeles this year, this is the event for you...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Event in Cork: SQL Server - Index Internals and Performance

    I wanted to let you know about a great event coming up in Cork: Microsoft MVP Niall Flanagan will be presenting on Monday, October 13th at 19:00 in the Imperial Hotel on the topic of SQL Server – Index Internals & Performance. Summary: This talk will cover the structures and benefits of various kinds...
  • Blog Post: Josh Holmes Coming to Dublin: October 9th

    I received excellent news late Friday of last week.  Josh Holmes , RIA (Rich Internet/Interactive Application) Architect Extraordinaire, is coming to visit us in Dublin in early October.  He will be speaking on the topic of “Developing RIAs with Silverlight 2.” This is an excellent opportunity...
  • Blog Post: DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper Ireland 2008

    I’m pleased to say that the first ever DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper event ever held in Ireland was not only a successful event, but also a ton of fun.  If you’ve never heard of DeveloperDeveloperDeveloper, you should check out the intro video here: http://www.dddireland.com/ .  It does a nice...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server User Group Meeting – Tonight in Sandyford

    Alan Crowley from DeCare Systems in Cork is in Dublin for the evening to talk with the Microsoft SQL Server User Group.  The discussion is on “Visual Studio for Database Professionals”, and includes the following topics: Introducing DB Pro as a part of Team System Overview of DDLC Microsoft Visual...
  • Blog Post: Clare Dillon Interview with Chris Dalby

    Check out Clare’s video with Chris Dalby of Yellow Park from last week's IMTC. Chris is not only a Microsoft MVP and the founder and Director of Yellow Park, but also the genius behind the "Chinposin'" phenomenon that has taken Twitter/Flickr by storm. (If you have no idea what I'm talking about, you...
  • Blog Post: Conferences, Launches and Talks, Oh My

    It's no secret that there are a million and one things occurring in Ireland for developers over the next couple of weeks. I'm going to pimp a few in case you've missed any of these so that you can get them on your calendar. TechLudd: TechLudd is a total non-event, what more can I say? Come...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight Sparks!

    I mentioned earlier that I would have more details on the upcoming Silverlight event in Dublin and now I do! The event is Thursday, September 27th at 19:30 at the Cineworld Complex on Parnell Street. It's of course a free event and following that we'll have a fun drinks reception. Cineworld is where...
  • Blog Post: Drinking from the fire hose

    Two weeks into my new stint in Dublin and here's the scoop: I'll be working primarily with Silverlight, WPF, AJAX/ASP.Net and other web technologies. I'll also be spending a fair amount of time working with students around Ireland. The Irish Microsoft Technology Conference ( http://www.mtug...
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