Here is what I have confirmed for the next few weeks… more dates are in the works. Thanks to all of those in the developer community up and down the East Coast for helping out to make this community driven tour a reality…

 

It's All About The Tools – Episode 1Did you ever feel inundated with developer tools? Did you ever feel you are missing something that could make your life easier as a developer and as a power user? There are so many tools available to choose from and it keeps getting tougher to keep up with. Tool familiarity continues to be one of the top developer challenges. This series of seminars is all about tools for developers, by developers. Join Microsoft Florida Developer Evangelist Russ Fustino he brings you demos and discussion about favorite developer tools. Attend this session and see tools including but not limited to: Fiddler, Web Stress tool, IE Developer Toolbar, Visual Studio IDE Tools, Live Services, and Community tool web sites. There's something here for everyone, from beginners to experts. Don’t miss this event. It’s where “It’s AATT”!

 

 

9/26 Madison, AL 5:30-7:30.

Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1.

Location: Intergraph Building 15B, 170, Graphics Drive, Madison, AL 35758

Organized and Sponsored by:  Sujata Devraj and HUNTUG.

For description and registration see: http://www.clicktoattend.com/?id=121333
Pizza will be served.

Also, Don't forget MSDN event in Birmingham during the next day on 9/27 http://www.msdnevents.com/russ

 

9/27 Birmingham, AL 7-8:30. Topic: Intro to Visual Studio Tools for Office in Visual Studio 2008.

Organized and Sponsored by: Todd Miranda

Registration and location TBD, should have more info 9/25 and I will re-post then

Pizza will be served.

Intro to VSTO – Visual Studio Tools for Office in Visual Studio 2008.

What's New for Office Developers in Visual Studio ``Orcas''. Orcas will release to the public before you know it! This session gives a developer overview of the new features. We will cover UI extensibility with the Ribbon designer, Outlook Form Region designer, and how to incorporate complex data-bound controls in the Office Custom Task Panes. We will introduce the new SharePoint Workflow Designer that makes it easy to create a new workflow, add code, and start debugging faster than you've ever been able to do before! This information-packed session will cover a lot of technology, so pay attention!

Also, don't forget MSDN event during the day http://www.msdnevents.com/russ

 

 

10/3 Melbourne, FL 3:30-5:30 PM
Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1.

Location: Eau Gallie Library

Organized and Sponsored by: MVP Ken and Alice-Marie Tucker and the Space Coast .NET User Group

 Click to attend for the event

https://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=121406

Pizza will be served.

 

 

10/4 Orlando, FL 3:30-5:30 PM
Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1.

Location: ???, TBD

Organized and Sponsored by: Jason Joyner of KForce and help from MVP Shawn Weisfield and ONETUG

Click to attend for the event TDB

 

10/5 Jacksonville, FL 11:30 welcome, noon-2pm
Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1.

Location: Modis Building, Idea Integration, 1 Independent Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32202

Organized and sponsored by: Bayer White and Idea Integration

Click to attend for the event

http://www.clicktoattend.com/?id=121332

 

 

 

10/6 Birmingham AL @ the Alabama Code Camp

Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1. This session will be the morning sometime, schedule to be announced. It is one of many sessions by many presenters from 8am to 5pm!

The Code Camp link is www.alabamacodecamp.com
and the registration url is: https://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=120882

 

10/7 Orlando @ TechFair 2007 – KeyNote and sessions

Organized and sponsored by James Thompson and www.facug.org

Time 9 (KEYNOTE - It’s All About The Tools- Episode 1), 10 – Silverlight and 11 VS2008

Location: Bahia Shrine Auditorium:

2300 Pembrook Drive, Orlando FL 32810

It is one of many sessions by many presenters all day!

The websites with all the information, schedules, and direction are:

www.facug.org and www.cfcs.org

 

 

10/15 – Panama City - Gulf Coast Community College 6-8pm

Topic “It’s All About the Tools – Episode 1”

Registration and website info is forthcoming

Contacts: Leon Faircloth and David Smith

 

10/16 Tallahassee, FL 6-8 pm
Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1.
Location: Focus Learning Systems, 1625 Summit Lake Drive, Suite 100, Tallahassee, FL 32317

Organized and sponsored by: Steve Lane, Keith Rowe and  www.tlhdotnet.net

Click to attend for the event: https://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=121534

The User Group URL is http://tlhdotnet.net/Default.aspx?tabid=1

 

10/17 – Florence, SC  5:30-7:30

Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1

Organized by Chris Craft

Registration Link, web site and exact location is forthcoming.

Also, don't forget MSDN event in Raleigh, NC during the next day on 10/18 http://www.msdnevents.com/russ

 

10/23    Connecticut .NET Developers Group, Farmington, CT Microsoft Office MPR,
7-9PM

Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1

Organized by SB Chatterjee and Microsoft’s own Allan Da Costa Pinto

Registration Link, www.ctdotnet.com to be updated soon and exact location is forthcoming.

Also, don't forget MSDN event in Farmington earlier that same day on 10/23 http://www.msdnevents.com/russ

 

10/24 – Waltham, Mass Microsoft Office MPR

Topic: It’s All About The Tools – Episode 1

Organized by Ronald Thibeau and John Ross and Microsoft's Neal Wadhwani

Registration Link, web site info and exact location is forthcoming.

www.bostonusergroups.com 

Also, don't forget MSDN event in Boston the next day on 10/25 http://www.msdnevents.com/russ