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New development technologies, new connected devices, and new cloud-oriented business models create extraordinary opportunities for application developers to drive greater innovation. Whether you build business applications, advanced web portals, or client user interfaces—running on premises or in the cloud—you’ll want to soak up as much Application Development wisdom as you can when you attend Ignite this year. (If you can’t make it, check out our online viewing options at the bottom of this post.) Attending Ignite—whether in person or online—can be a real career boost for you.

The following sample agenda includes the most relevant and valuable sessions for application developers:

Monday, May 4

9:00AM— Microsoft Ignite Keynote with Satya Nadella and other Microsoft executives

1:30PM—An Overview of the Microsoft Application Platform for Developers

3:15PM—Agile Development in Practice: Tips and Tricks for Modernized Development Cycle

Tuesday, May 5

1:30PM—Introduction to the New Premium Azure CDN

3:15PM—Go Mobile! Login, Sync Data, and Connect to Enterprise APIs with Azure App Service

5:00PM—Light Up Mobile Apps with the Office 365 APIs

Wednesday, May 6

9:00AM—A Practical View of Release Management for Your DevOps Mindset

1:30PM—End-to-End Media Workflows with Microsoft Azure Media Services

Thursday, May 7

9:00AM—Developing with Microsoft OneNote in the Cloud with Office 365 APIs

10:45AM—Introduction to ASP.NET 5

5:00PM—Azure App Service Logic Apps and BizTalk: Tomorrow’s Integration Starts Today

Friday, May 8

9:00AM—When Bad Things Happen to Good Apps: Troubleshooting Application on Azure App Service

12:30PM—Running Enterprise Web and Mobile Apps on Azure App Service

It kind of makes your mouth water, doesn’t it? These sessions are just a small part of what Ignite is all about. You can create a roster of events that’s fine-tuned to exactly what you need. Plus, you’ll meet many like-minded folks at the after-hours networking activities!

If you haven’t registered for Ignite and can’t attend in person, you can watch the keynotes live on May 4 and access on-demand sessions 24 hours after they’re live.

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