11:00 - 11:45

Track A

Olia Gavrysh
Senior Program Manager
United States


Olia Gavrysh is a Program Manager and a conference speaker focusing on .NET technologies. She works as a Senior Program Manager on .NET team at Microsoft. Currently, she drives desktop platforms such as WPF and WinForms and participates in forming the future versions of .NET. Before, she was the program manager for .NET machine learning framework called ML.NET.
Olia has background in applied mathematics, artificial intelligence, and computer science and worked as a .NET software developer for over 10 years prior to becoming a program manager.
In recent years, she became a public speaker for many international conferences, an author of blog posts, articles, and a book about .NET desktop.
Originally from Ukraine, now Olia lives in Washington state, USA.

Talk: .NET Desktop in .NET 5

.NET 5 - the future of .NET, allows desktop applications to stay on the most modern and fast-developing track. In this talk you will learn about new features becoming available for WPF and WinForms applications, get tips and tricks on how to migrate your existing desktop applications to .NET 5 and hear the insider plans and the roadmap for .NET desktop.