Rachel Appel

Rachel currently works for JetBrains as a Developer Advocate. She has been in the business of creating software for over 25 years, as an author, mentor, and speaker at top industry conferences such as Techorama, //build, Øredev, NDC and SDD. During her career, she has worked on projects of all sizes from the smallest of apps, to the largest enterprise systems at some of the world’s leading companies. Rachel’s expertise is in web development on the Microsoft stack, specifically Azure Functions, ASP.NET MVC, Web Forms, SignalR, C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and TypeScript. Her hobbies include science, AI, reading, languages, and travel.

Refactor your code to use modern C# language features

C# continues to release new features to enable developers to reduce their codebase size, work more efficiently with nulls, enhance readability, and so much more. In this session, you'll learn to refactor existing C# code to the latest and greatest syntaxes. Come along on a journey across the burgeoning .NET landscape and explore modern language features through refactoring existing code.