Laurent Bugnion

Laurent is a Principal Cloud Advocate for Microsoft, expert in .NET, Visual Studio and is interested in Azure services such as Serverless, App Services, SignalR, Blazor, Data storage, AI and more. He works from home (Zurich, CH) for Microsoft. His site is at He is also the author of the well-known open source toolkit MVVM Light for XAML and Xamarin

Event-driven applications with SignalR and Blazor

Using Azure, it is easier than ever to build event-driven web applications, for example using Azure Functions and the Azure SignalR service. Laurent Bugnion, a Cloud Advocate for Microsoft will show you how he implemented such a solution to solve a real-world problem. This presentation will dive into a production application called Timekeeper, that Microsoft uses to run some of its live TV shows such as the Hello World daily show. More information about Timekeeper at