Michael Crump is a Microsoft MVP, Pluralsight and MSDN author as well as an international speaker. He works at Telerik with a focus on everything mobile. You can reach him on Twitter @mbcrump or keep up with his blog by visiting

11 Tips & Tricks to be a Better (Mobile) Developer

What do you do to hone your craft as a mobile developer? What goals have you set (if any) to be a better developer in 2015? In this session, I’ll show you 11 items that I use to continually improve my skills and effectiveness, both professionally and personally.

Introduction to Swift for iOS

Do you want to write native apps for iOS, but NSString *string = @“This syntax sucks!”; scares you? Never fear, Swift is here. Swift is a modern, fast and powerful language that will become the de-facto standard for writing iOS apps. Come to this session to take a look at how to build an app from scratch using this new language.