You do not need to attend the Microsoft TechDays to register, it's open to everyone!
The .net ecosystem is rich in open-source solutions that many have already adopted as part of their business-sensitive toolkit. Come and listen about open-source web frameworks, object-relational mapping tools and other must-have frameworks the .net community has produced over the years, by the most prominent figures of the UK developer community.
Come and enjoy free food and drinks and listen to experts present you the best of breed of open-source software for Microsoft platforms.
OpenRasta - A web application framework for .net
An introduction to IoC with Castle Windsor
FluentValidation, doing your validation in code
CouchDB, NoSQL: designing document databases
Testing your asp.net applications with IronRuby
Building a data-driven app in 15 minutes with FluentNHibernate
When & Where
The Alternative Network Group, or AltNetGroup for short, is the group that manages various events for software professionals from all technical environments and platforms, including the ever popular AltNetBeers and AltNetWorkshop.
Becoming better at what we do should be at the core of our profession. By having knowledge sharing and continuous improvement at it's core values, the Alternative Network Group provides the bridge between technical communities, without attachment to vendors, platforms or memes.
It takes courage, dedication and pragmatism to become a great software developer. AltNetGroup is there to provide the forum.