We've been having a great time in the "Developer Fundamentals and Best Practices" track at Microsoft TechDays Canada. Lots of lots of great information is being shared with our awesome developer audience here in Vancouver.
Michael Schweitzer demonstrated an epic list of tips & tricks for Visual Studio to a packed room. From there, Stefen Moser shared some great information about test-driven development techniques:
Later in the afternoon, Adam Crandall delivered a great session entitled, "Patterns for the Rest of Us" (above). And finally, we capped off a great day with the one & only Richard Campbell with a presentation looking at the various data access technologies available to developers on the .NET development stack: