Fueling innovative software
July 15-18, 2019
Portland, OR

Build innovative applications with Azure blockchain and open source technology (sponsored by Microsoft)

Chris Klepper (Microsoft), Andrea Lam (Microsoft )
9:00am10:30am Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Location: E141/142
Average rating: *****
(5.00, 1 rating)

Over the last year, over 2,000 Microsoft customers built blockchain applications on Azure, and the company learned a lot in the process.

Chris Klepper and Andrea Lam explain how to build applications with Azure blockchain and how to address the common requirements of enterprise customers. Join in to discover how to use blockchain and open source technologies such as Visual Studio Code and Azure Database for MySQL to build innovative applications.

This event is sponsored by Microsoft.

What you'll learn

  • Learn how to build innovative applications using blockchain and open source technologies
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Chris Klepper


Chris Klepper is a principal program manager with the Azure blockchain team, where he works primarily on open source projects in the confidential computing and multiparty application spaces, including the Confidential Consortium Framework (CCF). A native Pacific Northwesterner, Chris has been with Microsoft for over a decade, working on projects including the Windows/Microsoft store, Azure management experiences, Azure global infrastructure, and Microsoft PowerApps.

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Andrea Lam


Andrea Lam is a program manager at Microsoft, working on the Azure OSS databases team. Her areas of focus include the Azure Database for MySQL and MariaDB.