Mon, 4th December 2023

Price: $99

SSW Brisbane
Level 1, 371 Adelaide Street
Brisbane, QLD 4000


Tue, 5th December 2023

Price: $99 

SSW Melbourne
Level 1, 370 Little Bourke Street,
Melbourne, VIC 3000

Sydney + Online

Thur, 7th December 2023

Price: $99

SSW Sydney
Level 1, 81-91 Military Rd,
Neutral Bay, NSW 2089

All of our SSW offices are a COVID safe environment and guests will be required to wash their hands on arrival and use hand sanitizer to keep everyone healthy.

.NET 8 has replaced .NET 7, .NET 6, and .NET Core 3.1, and is the current standard in .NET.

This is the only .NET going forward, and our experts can get you ready to use the most powerful version ever! This fast-paced one-day course covers many topics, such as web development with ASP.NET Core, data access with EF Core, automated testing, and many other enterprise topics.

You will finish the day with a solid understanding of why you should be using .NET and the enterprise capabilities using the new platform.


1. Getting Started with .NET 8 – Learn how to get up and running quickly with .NET.

2. Minimal APIs with ASP.NET Core – Build web APIs without the boilerplate. With .NET, you can build a fully functioning REST API with just a few lines of code.

3. Working with Entity Framework Core – Enterprise data access with Entity Framework Core.

4. Communication with Backend APIs in .NET – REST, Web API, Minimal APIs, gRPC, GraphQL, SignalR.

5. Modern Web Dev with Blazor – Building an interactive UI with clean and simple C# from the comfort of your preferred development environment.

6. Cloudy with a Chance of Mobile – With .NET, you can write once and run anywhere; from the cloud to your pocket, and even your beer fridge!

7. Simplified Automated Testing – No surprises or disappointments – Learn how to write automated tests using the latest tools and techniques with .NET.

8. Source Generators – .NET developers have relied on reflection for a long time, but it has a runtime impact. In this session you will learn how to leverage source generators to add code at compile time and enhance your applications without losing performance.

1-Day Course: $99 inc GST

Matt Goldman has worked on a number of projects for a range of clients, including government agencies and multinational organisations. Matt loves making things, and at SSW uses that passion to fuel his work with .NET, EF / EF Core, Xamarin (and soon MAUI), Azure and Blazor.

William Liebenberg is one of the core engineers at SSW and specializes in developing Enterprise Applications hosted on Azure. With his many years of experience, William has learnt how to adapt to new industries, and this gives him a unique talent for synchronizing with his clients’ business languages and processes to successfully build their solutions.

Daniel Mackay is a Solution Architect at SSW, and specialises in Cloud Architecture, Software Architecture, and DevOps. He has over 20+ years of professional experience. He has worked with .NET since 2009, and is passionate about web-based technologies such as .NET Core, ASP.NET Core, EF Core, React, Next.js and Azure.

Gert Marx is an SSW Solution Architect with over 18 years of experience, specializing in .NET technologies. He has worked across various industries, including telecommunications, finance, and government agencies, and has designed and implemented high-performance systems that can handle large data sets and complex data relationships.

Matt Wicks is an SSW Solution Architect, Certified Scrum Master and one of four Microsoft certified DevOps fast track partner consultants in Australia. He has been developing solutions using the full Microsoft stack since .NET 2 was in beta.

Past Events

Online 30th October 2020 ONLINE
Online 29th April 2020 ONLINE
Brisbane 29th October 2019
Melbourne 31st October 2019
Sydney 1st November 2019
Brisbane 2nd April 2019
Melbourne 4th April 2019
Sydney 5th April 2019
Brisbane 26th November 2018
Melbourne 29th November 2018 Sold OUT
Sydney 30th November 2018
Brisbane 16th April 2018 Sold OUT
Melbourne 19th April 2018 Sold OUT
Sydney 20th April 2018
Brisbane 16th October 2017
Melbourne 19th October 2017 Sold OUT
Sydney 20th October 2017 Sold OUT
Brisbane 25th July 2017
Sydney 27th July 2017 Sold OUT
Melbourne 28th July 2017