Bill Wagner's Single Page Applications with MVC Web API and Angular course - Montreal

Rock star author, speaker and trainer Bill Wagner will be in town March 21-23 2016 to deliver a 3-day course on Single Page Applications with MVC Web API and Angular.  For more info and to register, click here

Course summary:
This course assumes basic knowledge of ASP.NET and web programming. You'll learn how to use HTML5 and JavaScript to create engaging modern web applications. You'll learn how to do more programming on the client side and minimize the number of network round trips to the server. You'll learn more about JavaScript, HTML5, and CSS. You'll learn to use Angular, JQuery, Bootstrap, and DotLess.
You'll also learn when Single Page Application (SPA) models should not be used, but how to make the best use of the SPA technologies in the context of a large application.
During this course, you'll work with major technologies used to build Single Page Applications. The labs will build up a rolodex style application. You'll include client side presentation, view model development, data binding with Angular, client side state management, server APIs, server side storage, and communication protocols. 

Bill's bio:
Bill Wagner is one of the world's foremost C# developers and a member of the ECMA C# Standards Committee. He is President of Humanitarian Toolbox, has been awarded Microsoft Regional Director and .NET MVP for 10+years, and was recently appointed to the .NET Foundation Advisory Council. Wagner currently works with companies ranging from start-ups to enterprises improving the software development process and growing their software development teams.
As a thought leader on the C# programming language, Wagner has authored 2 books: "Effective C#" (a best seller) and "More Effective C#". He authors video training through Microsoft Virtual Academy on C# and .NET development. He has also written hundreds of technical articles for MSDN Magazine, .NET Developer's Journal, Visual Studio Magazine, and many others. Wagner actively blogs  at

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