.NET Day Switzerland

Non Profit. Community. From Developers. For Developers.


27 August 2024
Arena Cinemas AG, Kalanderplatz 8, Sihlcity, 8045 Zürich

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.NET Day Switzerland

.NET Day Switzerland takes place on Tuesday, the 27.08.2024 at the Arena Cinemas at Sihlcity in Zürich and is an independent technology conference for developers, architects and experts to discuss about and get to know .NET technologies all around .NET, .NET Core, C#, ASP.NET Core, Azure and more. Experienced speakers share their knowledge on the latest topics and give you deep insights into the new world of Microsoft software development and beyond. In addition to the technical talks, the .NET Day provides a space for discussions with the speakers and other attendees.

The .NET Day is your place for networking, discussions and questions!

.NET Day Switzerland is a non-profit community conference. All the speakers and staff engage on a voluntary basis because they are good people and want to support the Swiss .NET Community. Any positive financial balance from the ticket sales will be used to support non-profit organizations either involved in charity projects or the Swiss software developer community.

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What do you get from .NET Day Switzerland?


Top quality sessions from international subject experts


Network with other participants

Food & Snacks

Food, snacks and beverages during the breaks, lunch and Apéro


Interact with the event sponsors and discuss career opportunities


The possibility to interact and engage in personal discussions with the speakers during the breaks


Very Early Bird

01.04.2024 until 30.04.2024 Max 100 tickets


Early Bird

01.05.2024 until 30.05.2024 Max 100 tickets





Speakers and Sessions can change at anytime and without notice


Schedule can change at anytime and without notice

Registration and Coffee

07:30 - 08:30

It's not your dad's .NET anymore

08:30 - 09:40 CINEMA 3
Maddy Montaquila
Senior Product Manager, .NET MAUI at Microsoft

Coffee break

09:40 - 10:10

AutoGen: Building AI agents for autonomous task solving

10:10 - 10:55 Intermediate CINEMA 3
Christian Weyer
Thinktecture AG, MVP & RD

Be Sharp with New Features in C#

10:10 - 10:55 Intermediate CINEMA 2
Roland Guijt
Microsoft MVP, Pluralsight author, ASP.NET insider

Let's turn your website into a hybrid .NET MAUI app

10:10 - 10:55 Intermediate CINEMA 6
Mark Allibone
Technical Lead at Rey Technology, Microsoft MVP

Evolutionary Architecture: The What. The Why. The How.

10:10 - 10:55 Intermediate CINEMA 8
Maciej "MJ" Jedrzejewski
Fractional architect, consultant, advisor

Making the best out of AI in your daily working life

11:05 - 11:50 Intermediate CINEMA 3
Laurent Bugnion
Microsoft Cloud Developer Advocate

100% Unit Test Coverage and beyond

11:05 - 11:50 Advanced CINEMA 2
Marc Sallin
Solution Architect at Swiss Post

Web/App/Desktop mit Blazor – One to rule them all!

11:05 - 11:50 Intermediate CINEMA 6
Christian Giesswein

Five common mistakes with distributed systems

11:05 - 11:50 Intermediate CINEMA 8
Adam Ralph
Distributed systems expert at Particular Software, Microsoft MVP

Flying Lunch

11:50 - 12:50

AI-driven Software Development with Azure AI

12:50 - 13:35 Introductory CINEMA 2
Jörg Neumann
NeoGeeks GmbH

Building minimal APIs from scratch

12:50 - 13:35 Intermediate CINEMA 6
Safia Abdalla
Software Engineer on the ASP.NET Core team

Backend for Frontend (BFF) as a Gateway to the World of Microservices

12:50 - 13:35 Intermediate CINEMA 8
Daniel Murrmann
.NET Developer, fancy Development

Implementing the planet's largest e-commerce site using service boundaries

12:50 - 13:35 Expert CINEMA 3
Dennis van der Stelt
Distributed Systems addict

Experience new ways to code with C# and AI

13:45 - 14:30 Intermediate CINEMA 3
Rachel Appel
Developer Advocate at JetBrains

From Task.Run to Task.WhenAll: The Good, The Bad, and The Async

13:45 - 14:30 Intermediate CINEMA 2
Steven Giesel
Microsoft MVP / .NET Software Engineer

Real-Time Connected Apps with .NET MAUI, Blazor and SignalR

13:45 - 14:30 Intermediate CINEMA 6
Gerald Versluis
Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft

Onion, Hexagonal, Clean or Fractal Architecture? All of them, and more!!

13:45 - 14:30 Intermediate CINEMA 8
Urs Enzler
Software Architect @ Calitime AG

Coffee break

14:30 - 15:00

Sitting in meetings all day long: My first 180 days as a new Software Engineering Manager

15:00 - 15:45 Introductory CINEMA 3
Dennis Dietrich
Manager Software Development ICS, Phoenix Contact

Mastering Integration Testing for .NET Web APIs with WebApplicationFactory and TestContainers

15:00 - 15:45 Advanced CINEMA 2
Marc Rufer
Senior Software Engineer @isolutions | Microsoft MVP

Demystify cloud-native development with .NET Aspire

15:00 - 15:45 Intermediate CINEMA 6
Maddy Montaquila
Senior Product Manager, .NET MAUI at Microsoft

Curious Code and where to find it

15:00 - 15:45 Introductory CINEMA 8
Alexander Kayed
Senior Software Engineer, Noser Engineering AG

Growing and Thriving as an Engineering Manager

15:55 - 17:05 CINEMA 3
Taylor Poindexter
Spotify - Engineering Manager II





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