Getting started with mobile app development can be difficult. Setting up development tools, learning how they work, and understanding new terminology can present a high barrier to entry. In this session Erik will share his experience building his first cross platform mobile app using Xamarin Forms with Visual Studio 2017. He will talk about challenges he's faced and share how he was able to translate his existing skills into those needed to build, test and deploy his first mobile app.
Erik Noren (https://twitter.com/eriknoren), Solutions Architect
Erik is a Solutions Architect with over 20 years of software development experience. He has worked with a variety of languages and technologies but has spent most of his career specializing on the Microsoft stack. His past experience as a contractor taught him how to find creative solutions for customers that work in a variety of challenging environments. Erik spends most of his time designing solutions that leverage his team's skills and mentoring other developers.
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