3 DAY CONFERENCE

Progressive .NET London 2017

Topics covered at #ProgNET

Wednesday, 13th - Friday, 15th September in London

25 experts spoke.

Overview

Want to meet some of the world's leading .NET experts and learn what they are working on today? Discover the latest tools, approaches and technologies driving our .NET world? Learn and share experience gained on cutting edge projects with others in our .NET community? Join us for Progressive .NET London 2017 on 13-15 September for 3 days packed with talks, tutorials and discussions that will help you and your team stay bang up to date!

Join us at the Progressive .NET London on 13-15 September for 3 days packed with talks, tutorials and discussions!

Progressive .NET returns to London for its ninth year running in September 2017. This year's conference will feature keynotes by Jon Galloway, Julie Lerman and Clemens Vasters, talks and tutorials by Ian Cooper, Dylan Beattie and others and the brilliant Richard and Carl from .NET Rocks! will ensure we'll have lively discussions and a rocking party to boot!

Check out the conference program here or follow #ProgNET on twitter for regular news and updates.

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Programme

Day 1: Day 1 - Wednesday 13th September

PRESENTATIONS/ TALKS - Don't miss these inspiring talks! Please note that this schedule is still subject to changes - watch this space :)

Track Room Name: CTRL Room Name: CMD
08:30

Registration and Breakfast

09:00

Welcome to Progressive .Net 2017!

09:15

Keynote: Hijacking Boring Sounding Things Like Foundations and Maturity Models To Make Open Source More Fun

Jon Galloway

all levels


dotnet keynote models dotnetfoundation open-source
10:15

Tea & Coffee Break

10:30
2

The Development Platform Landscape in 2017

Richard Campbell and Carl Franklin

intermediate


prognet .net microsoft dotnet .netrocks

Google Cloud Platform containers and ASP.NET Core: A Wonderful Combination

Jon Skeet

intermediate


prognet dotnet asp.net dotnetcore cloud apis kubernetes containers google-cloud-platform
11:15

Tea & Coffee Break

11:30

Pilot Decision Management - Beginner

Clifford Agius

beginner


dotnet pilot decision-making prognet tdodar

Docker for .NET Developers - Beginner

Steve Gordon

beginner


dotnet prognet aws docker asp.net amazon-web-services ecs
12:15

Tea & Coffee Break

12:30

Containerised ASP.NET Core apps with Kubernetes

Mete Atamel

beginner


prognet dotnet asp.net kubernetes dotnetcore containers container-management

JavaScript Services: Building Single Page Applications with ASP.NET Core

Sandeep Singh

beginner


dotnet dotnetcore javascript js nodejs web asp.net
13:15

Lunch

14:15

.NET Core in the Real World

Joe Stead

beginner


prognet dotnet dotnetcore

Build Awesome AF Apps!

Rachel Appel

intermediate


prognet dotnet azure azure-functions serverless microservices apps
15:00

Tea & Coffee Break

15:15

Testing in Production - The Good, The Bad and the Less Pretty

Gel Goldsby

all levels


prognet dotnet monitoring tdd testing test

Welcome to the Age of Conversational Interfaces!

Rabeb Othmani

beginner


prognet dotnet inferface bots cortana voice
16:00

Tea and Coffee Break

16:15

Lightning Talk: Continuous Property Based Testing in F# (using FsCheck and Fake)

Christina Nicolau


fsharp fscheck fake dotnet testing
16:30

Lightning Talk: Elasticsearch and .NET

João Lebre

all levels


dotnet
16:45

Lightning Talk: Giving Back to the Community

Joe Stead

all levels


dotnet community
17:00

Beer Break

17:15
3

Have I Got .NET For You?!

Carl Franklin, Richard Campbell, and Dylan Beattie

all levels


dotnet prognet comedy panel
18:15

#ProgNET Party with Pizza & Beer!

Day 2: Day 2 - Thursday 14th September

OPENING KEYNOTE to kick off followed by TUTORIALS - Join us for some great hands-on sessions! Note that the workshops last around 3 - 3.5 hours, with coffee breaks in between. Refreshments will be provided throughout :)

Track Room Name: CTRL Room Name: CMD
08:30

Registration and Breakfast Refreshments

09:00

Keynote: Events, Data Points, Jobs, and Commands – The Rise of Messaging

Clemens Vasters

all levels


bigdata data iot microservices
09:45

Coffee Break

10:00
2

Tutorial: .NET Core Microservices from Soup to Nuts

Toby Henderson and Ian Cooper

intermediate


dotnet dotnetcore prognet microservices tutorial workshop docker cloud-native app http api ui

Tutorial: Modern Authentication for ASP.NET Core with IdentityServer 4

Scott Brady

beginner


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13:00

Lunch Break

14:00

Tutorial: "Hello Galaxy" - Hello World at Web Scale

Dylan Beattie

intermediate


web scalability app

Tutorial: Serverless Azure

Michal Jankowski

intermediate


prognet tutorial serverless azure azure-functions cloud azure-logic-app dotnet
18:30

End of Day Two - #ProgNET 2017 - See you tomorrow!

Day 3: Day 3 - Friday 15th September

OPENING KEYNOTE to kick off followed by TUTORIALS - Join us for some great hands-on sessions! Note that the workshops last around 3 - 3.5 hours, with coffee breaks in between. Refreshments will be provided throughout :)

Track Room Name: CTRL Room Name: CMD
08:30

Registration & Breakfast

09:00

Keynote: A Hitchhikers Guide to Growing Your Tech Skills

Julie Lerman

all levels


keynote prognet dotnet learning-techniques
09:45

Coffee Break

10:00

Tutorial: Scaling Docker Containers using Kubernetes and Azure Container Service

Ben Hall

intermediate


prognet dotnet containers kubernetes docker azure

Tutorial: A Practical Introduction to Functional Programming with F#

Michael Newton

intermediate


prognet dotnet functional-programming fp fsharp f#
13:00

Lunch

14:00

Tutorial: Give Your Microservices a Bus ride with MassTransit

Alexey Zimarev

intermediate


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Tutorial: What Devs Using EF6 Should Know About EF Core

Julie Lerman

intermediate


prognet dotnet ef-core tutorial ef6 devs
17:30

Beer Break!

17:45

Keynote: The Web That Never Was

Dylan Beattie

all levels


web history
18:30

#PROGNET 2017 Wrap Up Presentation

18:45

End of ProgNET 2017 - See you next year!

Sponsors

Click here if you are interested in a downloadable PDF outlining sponsorship opportunities, or contact the team by email sponsors@skillsmatter.com or phone +44 208 609 7788.

Available Packages

    • 256-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (4.5m x 2.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 8 free conference tickets, worth £1295 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 8 free exhibitor passes
      • 6 of your #prognet related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 50 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 3 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 4 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra large) logo displayed on:

      • Progressive .NET 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Progressive .NET 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • .NET Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • In printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags
      • Lanyards worn by every attendee
      • Conference t-shirt

      Featured at the Progressive .NET 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
      • On party banners
    • 128-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (3m x 1.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 6 free conference tickets, worth £1295 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 6 free exhibitor passes
      • 4 of your #prognet related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 25 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 2 gifts or printed items in swag bags
      • 2 places at speakers dinner
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (large) logo displayed on:

      • Progressive .NET 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Progressive .NET 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • .NET Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • In printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
      • Conference swag bags

      Featured at the Progressive .NET 2017 Party

      • On party tickets
      • On beer mats
    • 64-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Exhibitor booth (1.5m x 1.5m) in central conference break-out area
      • 4 free conference tickets, worth £1295 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 4 free exhibitor passes
      • 2 of your #prognet related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 10 conference party drink tokens to give away at your booth
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags
      • Your 300-word news item, interview or blog post plus visual announced on conference sneak preview pages and in social media
      • Your 140 char post-conference News Item & hotlinked URL shared in post-conference email shared with all attendees

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (medium size) logo displayed on:

      • Progressive .NET 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Progressive .NET 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • .NET Bytes Meetup pages, which feature monthly community events leading up to the conference
      • In pre- and post conference attendee news update emails
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • In printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • 32-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • Your own flipchart in central conference break-out area
      • 2 free conference tickets, worth £1295 each (subject to availability) which you can gift to your clients, your engineering team or members of Computing At School (teachers learning computing to teach the new National Computing Curriculum)
      • 2 free exhibitor passes
      • 1 of your #prognet related tweets retweeted by @skillsmatter before or during the conference
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (small) logo displayed on:

      • Progressive .NET 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Progressive .NET 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • In printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue
      • Conference Closing Speech Sponsor Thank You Slide
    • 16-BIT SPONSORSHIP
    • Engagement Benefits

      • 1 free exhibitor pass
      • 1 gift or printed item in swag bags

      Brand Visibility Benefits

      Your (extra small) logo displayed on:

      • Progressive .NET 2017 Sponsor Pages (size relative to sponsorship level)
      • Your dedicated 200-word Company Profile with visual on skillsmatter.com
      • All Progressive .NET 2017 Conference Pages (at bottom of page)
      • Name badges worn by every attendee
      • In printed conference programme booklet
      • Main Stage re-Boards and on banners throughout the venue


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Thanks to our sponsors

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