Building Modern Web Applications
Join Scott Hanselman, host of Azure Friday, with his team of experts from the Windows Azure Application and Web Tools Platform team. Scott will take you on an entertaining journey through the latest tools and capabilities of the Windows Azure and Web platform for developers. He'll challenge you to apply your new knowledge right away with both overviews and deep dives covering everything the team is working on today—and tomorrow.

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Instructor Team
​Scott Hanselman | ​Microsoft Principal Program Manager Lead | @shanselman
Scott Hanselman is the Principal Program Manager Lead for Microsoft's Developer Division, and his team works on Windows Azure, ASP.NET, Visual Studio tools for the web, and more. Scott is a programmer, teacher, speaker, technologist, podcaster, writer, and diversity advocate. He has been blogging and podcasting for years and coding for decades. Follow Scott on his website.
Levi Broderick | Senior SDE/Microsoft | @levibroderick
Levi Broderick is a Senior Developer on the ASP.NET team. He focuses on the ASP.NET core runtime and web security.
​Pranav Rastogi | Microsoft ​Program Manager | @rustd
Pranav Rastogi is a Microsoft Program Manager on the ASP.NET product team. He has worked on ASP.NET web forms, dynamic data, and, more recently, ASP.NET SignalR. He is passionate about understanding web developer woes with the Microsoft stack, and he helps champion tools, packages, and libraries that enhance the web development experience. Pranav is a regular speaker on a variety of ASP.NET–related topics at various worldwide conferences. Pranav earned his master’s degree in computer science from the University of Florida.
Rowan Miller | Microsoft Program Manager
Rowan Miller works as a Microsoft Program Manager for the ADO.NET Entity Framework team. He is a regular speaker at technical conferences. Follow him on his blog.
​Mads Kristensen | Microsoft Senior Program Manager | @mkristensen
Mads Kristensen is a Senior Program Manager on the Web Platforms & Tools team at Microsoft, working on the web developer experiences of Visual Studio. He has more than a decade of experience in developing web applications on the Microsoft platform, and this earned him the honor of becoming both an ASP.NET MVP and ASPInsider. Mads is also the creator of BlogEngine.NET, Web Developer Checklist and Web Essentials, Image Optimizer, and Voice Commands for Visual Studio.
Scott Hunter | Microsoft Principal Group Program Manager | @coolcsh
Scott Hunter is Principal Program Manager, Windows Azure, with more than 20 years of experience building, marketing, and selling software products. Scott has spent the past seven years specializing in .NET and ASP.NET development. Follow Scott’s blog.
Live Event Details
January 29, 2014
9:00am - 5:00pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: Developers
Prerequisites: Basic Windows Azure knowledge and app development skills are recommended.