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Keynote: A Fresh Look at Visual Studio for Macwith Amanda Silver, Scott Hunter and Jon Galloway

Whether you’re completely new to Visual Studio for Mac, haven’t used it in a while, or use it daily and want to learn more, now’s a great time for a close look. Over the last few releases, we’ve added features and improved the existing experience to make Visual Studio for Mac the premier environment for building .NET applications on the Mac. Join us for this keynote presentation to learn how to make web, mobile, and game development easy and productive on your Mac.
Building Blazor applications on a Mac with Dan Roth, Kendra Havens

Blazor lets you build interactive web UIs using C# instead of JavaScript, with rich web UI components implemented using C#, HTML, and CSS. Both client and server code are written in C#, allowing you to share code and libraries. Visual Studio 2019 for Mac includes support for building Blazor Server applications, and in this session, Daniel Roth and Kendra Havens are going to show you how to get started!
Realtime web applications, from your Mac to the Cloud, with SignalR and Azure with Brady Gaster

Want to build interactive applications that deliver up-to-date information without making your users constantly hit a refresh button? It’s hard, especially if you want to gracefully degrade for older clients. Fortunately, SignalR helps you build that functionality into your server-side code quickly, with great standards support and fallback! Combine that with Azure SignalR service, and you can quickly build real-time applications at scale, all from your Mac.
Working with ASP.NET Core on macOSwith Sayed Ibrahim Hashimi, Jon Galloway

ASP.NET Core is a web framework for building web apps and services… and did we mention that they’re crazy fast? We’ll show you how Visual Studio for Mac is packed with feature to help you get going quickly and stay productive, with project templates, scaffolding, debugging, deployment, and more.
Serverless apps with .NET Core and macOSwith Jeff Hollan

Serverless applications let you develop efficient, cost effective applications without worrying about application infrastructure. With Visual Studio for Mac, you can take advantage of the benefits of serverless from a familiar and productive development experience. In this session we’ll go over how to get started developing, debugging, and testing your serverless apps on a Mac, then show you how to deploy your app to the cloud at scale in a few commands.
What’s new for Unity developers on macOSwith Abdullah Hamed, Sarah Sexton

Unity is a game development platform for building 2D and 3D games using .NET that run on 25+ platforms across mobile, desktop, console, TV, VR, AR, and the Web. Come join the fun as Abdullah shows you how to build games on your Mac.
Building mobile applications with .NET Xamarinwith Maddy Leger, James Montemagno

What if you could build applications for iOS, Android, and Windows with the productivity of .NET, while still providing great native experiences? Xamarin to the rescue! James and Maddy will show you how, and show off some great new features for Xamarin development on macOS.
How to be productive developing with .NET on a Macwith Mikayla Hutchinson, Kendra Havens

Now that you’ve seen all the different types of applications you can build using Visual Studio for Mac, we’ll show you some great tips that will make your development experience more productive and fun! You’ll learn about tons of features you didn’t know existed, optional tweaks, shortcuts, and more!
Closing and Virtual Attendee Party Closing sessionwith Jeff Fritz, Jon Galloway  

Join our live stream attendee party for live chat, Q&A, trivia, giveaways, and some fun surprises! We’ll be streaming live from Channel 9 Studio, taking your questions on Twitch and Twitter, talking about what we saw during the day, and where you can go next to get involved and learn more.

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Web and Cloud Native apps

Learn how to develop blazingly fast web apps on your Mac and target any platform using .NET Core, Blazor, Docker and Azure.

Games and 2D/3D apps

Build your next game or real-time 2D/3D applications on your Mac with .NET and Unity.

Native Mobile Apps

Find out how to develop rich native experiences for Android, macOS, iOS, tvOS, and watchOS with .NET and Xamarin.

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Getting Started with ASP.NET Core on your Mac

Do you want easy, step-by-step tutorials to get you started with ASP.NET Core while working on a Mac?

Access Visual Studio Subscription benefits

Are you a Visual Studio Subscriber? Check out the wealth of benefits available to you, ranging from software for dev/test, and Azure credits, to training and support.

Create your first mobile app using .NET and Xamarin

Want to build native iOS and Android apps, but don’t know how to get started? We’ve got you covered with this step-by-step tutorial!