PDC 2008

The Professional Developers Conference (PDC) is the definitive developer event focused on the technical strategy of the Microsoft developer platform. Attendees come from around the world to learn about the Microsoft developer platform directly from the people who make it happen.

The PDC is for developers, architects and technology leaders who are involved in making strategic technology decisions for their company or organization.


  • ASP.NET 4.0 Roadmap
  • Deep Dive: The New Rendering Engine in Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
  • Microsoft Silverlight Futures: Building Business Focused Applications
  • Microsoft Silverlight 2 for Mobile: Developing for Mobile Devices
  • WPF: Extensible BitmapEffects, Pixel Shaders, and WPF Graphics Futures
  • Deep Dive: Building an Optimized, Graphics-Intensive Application in Microsoft Silverlight
  • Windows 7: Writing Your Application to Shine on Modern Graphics Hardware
  • Windows 7: Developing Multi-touch Applications
  • Windows 7: Extending Battery Life with Energy Efficient Applications
  • Windows 7: Web Services in Native Code