Chris Koenig - C# 4 & Visual Studio 2010

Session Summary

Presented 5 August 2009 - this was a look at what’s coming in the next version of C#! Released with .NET Framework 4, the C# language has continued to evolve into one of the world’s most popular programming languages. Microsoft Developer Evangelist Chris Koenig gave a tour of what’s in store for C# 4.0 and Visual Studio 2010 including the new dynamic language features, optional and named parameters, and more!

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Speaker Bio


Chris Koenig Chris Koenig is a Developer Evangelist with Microsoft, based in Dallas, TX. Prior to joining Microsoft in March of 2007, Chris worked as a Senior Architect for The Capital Group in San Antonio, and as an Architect for the global solution provider Avanade. As a consultant, Chris worked with a variety of clients from many vertical markets, ISVs and other solution providers on enterprise-class Windows and web-based applications. Today, Chris focuses on building, growing, and enhancing the developer communities in North Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas. You can contact Chris through his blog at, via email at, or via Windows Live Messenger at