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.


  • An Introduction to Microsoft F#
  • Microsoft Expression Blend: Tips & Tricks
  • Improving Code Quality with Code Analysis
  • Day One Keynote - Ray Ozzie, Amitabh Srivastava, Bob Muglia and David Thompson
  • Coding4Fun: Windows Presentation Foundation Animation, YouTube, iTunes, Twitter, and Nintendo's Wiimote
  • The Future of C#
  • Parallel Programming for C++ Developers in the Next Version of Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Parallel Programming for Managed Developers with the Next Version of Microsoft Visual Studio
  • Research: Designing the World Wide Telescope
  • Microsoft .NET Framework: CLR Futures