What’s new This Week in Silverlight

Recorded September 13, 2010

John Papa Interview

  • John’s been at Microsoft for almost a year now
  • Scott Guthrie is coming to Silverlight TV!!! (stay tuned)
  • John’s experiences in traveling to Asia and evangelizing Silverlight
  • Sneak peek into PDC
  • Sneak peek at MVVM Patterns and Practices summit with Karl Shifflett (The Angel and Devil in Your Head)
  • December 2nd is a Silverlight Firestarter in Redmond!!!
  • John’s upcoming Windows Phone book!!!

John Papa is a Sr Technical Evangelist for Microsoft (formerly a Microsoft Silverlight MVPINETA speaker, and member of the WPF and Silverlight Insiders). He specializes in professional application development with Microsoft technologies including Silverlight, WPF, C#, .NET and SQL Server. John has written over 70 articles and authored 9 books including his latest book Data Driven Services with Silverlight by O’Reilly Media.He can often be found speaking around the world at industry conferences such asMIX,  TechEd, PDCVSLive and DevConnections, and hosts the popular showSilverlight TV on Channel 9. John also hosts the annual Silverlight MIXer, a gathering of some of the most influential members of the Silverlight community. You can always find John at johnpapa.net


Guest Hosts

Brian Henderson is a Silverlight Designer/Architect and INETA Community Champion. A few of the activities Brian can be found participating are flying (pilot), kayaking, hiking, or just taking video/photos.

Kelly White is an independent Silverlight Consultant. He previously lead the PDXUX.Net user group, and now runs the Portland Silverlight User Group with Erik Mork. Kelly has presented at user groups and code camps throughout the northwest on both Silverlight and WPF.

Music kindly provided by YACHT.