Software development, .Net, SQL Server, TDD, Agile, Community and other Odds and Sods
Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Friday, September 21, 2007
Perth .NET User Group Meeting, October 4th: Visual Studio 2008
Join us at the Perth .NET Users Group October 4th to hear Nick Randolph present on the upcoming version of Visual Studio 2008. In this session, Nick will cover some of the language changes, including Linq, extension methods, anonymous types and xml integration, as well as some of the rapid application development features. Nick is a Microsoft MVP, and currently the lead developer for Intilecta Corporation, an ISV innovating in the area of behavioral intelligence and data visualisation. More details here: Visual Studio 2008: Languages, Features and Frameworks with Nick Randolph
TOPIC: Visual Studio 2008 with Nick Randolph
DATE: 4th October, 5:30pm
VENUE: Excom, Level 2, 23 Barrack Street, Perth
COST: Free. All Welcome.
There will be a couple of (as yet unspecified) give aways! If you want to get a seat, try to arrive early. Also, don't forget we have a weekly informal coffee meeting at "Tiger Tiger", Tuesdays at 1:30pm in the city.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com