Cross-Platform Dev Summit Vietnam 2017 – 27 Feb 2017

Cross-Platform Dev Summit

Feb 27, 2017 | 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

Novotel Saigon Centre
167 Hai Ba Trung, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City

A day of learning and coding with industry professionals and Xamarin community leaders in APAC!

If you ‘are a .NET developer who’s ready to dive into the mobile world, Xamarin is the tool for you! Xamarin is an open source framework that allow developers to create mobile applications for cross-platform written in a single language.

Join the Cross-platform Dev Summit 2017 to learn with experienced developer form industry and community from APAC on how you can build, test, and monitor native iOS, Android and Windows apps with Xamarin.


Registration 8:00 – 8:45
Opening Speech 8:45 – 9:00 Tri Vu
Keynote 1 – Xamarin 9:00 – 9:45 Mayur Tendulkar
Keynote 2 – Xamarin and Microsoft Azure 9:45 – 10:30 Toan Huynh
Tea Break 10:30-10:45
Making your native apps even more cross-platform using MVVM with Xamarin 10:45-11:30 Jim Bennett
Lunch and “Mission of Mars” Hands-on Workshop 11:30 – 13:30
Xamarin.Form – new features and performance 13:30- 14:10 Nguyen Khuong
Making the most out of your android and iOS mobile app through Xamarin.Forms 14:10-14:55 Ben Levy
Tea Break 14:55-15:10
Mobile DevOps to the Next Level with Visual Studio Mobile Center and Xamarin Test Cloud 15:10-15:55 Michael John Pena
Public Q&A 15:55-16:30
Ask the Expert 16:30-17:00 Hands-on Lab – Last Entry
Sweepstake & Wrap up 17:00 Hands-on Lab – Winners Announcement


Mayur Tendulkar
Mayur Tendulkar is Program Manager on Xamarin team at Microsoft, working from Pune, India. Before joining Microsoft, since 2013, he was awarded as Microsoft Most Valuable Professional on Windows Development and worked as Developer Evangelist with Xamarin. He is writing mobile applications since the days of Windows Mobile 5.0 and love to talk about everything mobile. You can find him talking at conferences, user groups and on various social channels. His co-ordinates are @mayur_Tendulkar and for git: mayur-tendulkar.
You can follow his thoughts on his blog:

Toan Huynh
Toan has more than 15 years of experience in software development and worked on many various positions in software companies. He is working for Microsoft Vietnam as Technical Evangelist from 2012 and his responsibility is promoting for Microsoft platforms with technical audiences, and train developers how to develop with new technology from Microsoft such as Windows Apps, Azure, Microsoft Platform and how to use cloud service to build applications. He also has deeply engagement into application solutions which include architecture design and development.

Jim Bennett
Jim is an international C# geek who has spent time hanging around in finance, startups and mobile app development shops for the past 17 years in 4 different continents. He has been a Xamarin Certified Developer since April 2015, a Xamarin MVP since January 2016 and a Microsoft MVP since January 2017. When he’s not building mobile apps using Xamarin he can be found blogging, talking at meet ups and conferences, playing with iBeacons and creating open source projects in GitHub. He is also one of the co-organizers of the Auckland Xamarin Meetup, as well as the author of Xamarin In Action, published by Manning.

Nguyen Trung Dang Khuong
Khuong is a working as a .NET architect. He has the passion in technology, especially Xamarin & Microsoft Azure. He has been working for various demanding companies, with the experience in solution consultant, mobile application and cloud services development.
He has been a Microsoft MVP since October 2016, … As a user group contributor, he likes sharing his knowledge about .NET, Xamarin and Azure for developers through workshop and training series. He wants to help local developer communities grow up. With that, more developers can learn, and share experience together.

Ben Ishiyama-Levy
Ben is an awesome Agile Technologist / Serial Entrepreneur with teratons of hands on in IT management, architecture, scrummatology, cucumberism, rock’n’roll and anything fun and trending. He is the Director at Xamariners and a Xamarin MVP.

Michael Peña
Michael is the Chief Technology Officer of Gluon Inc., with a burning passion for Technology. His interests include: Universal Windows Platform, Xamarin, Azure, Agile and Scrum. His passion to Microsoft Technologies started in 2011. When Michael is not busy coding, he mentors students, and writes for his personal book: “Kwentong Programmer”.

Hands-On Workshop

Be a part of the top-notch rescue team to our crew on Mars. You represent the cutting edge of our technological abilities and you are our hope in pushing forward the plans for creating a civilization on Mars. We want you and time is of essence! Act today and get your device setup for the challenge. Follow the mission preparation instructions here:

Be the first to crack the problems and rescue the compromised mission! Your bounty awaits! Receive your mission briefing at the control centre after checking-in. Bring your own device and be there on time! Follow signs to Mission Mars – Fourth Horizon

Computer with required system is ready for hands-on. You can also bring your own laptop onsite.