Meet Progress at
//Build/ 2017,
Booth #108

Washington State Convention Center, Seattle |
May 10 – 12
Drop by our booth for some great demos and learn about our plans and roadmaps for the Telerik products. Meet the Product and Development relations teams, talk tech, win prizes and get some cool SWAG.

Sessions and Workshops

Session | May 12, Friday TCC L3 Tahoma 3

XAML Custom Controls for UWP: Start to Finish

John Bristowe @JohnBristowe
In this session:

Covering the process of building custom and reusable controls by extending existing controls or building them from scratch to ensure a great custom piece of UI. You will be able to build controls that work great on any device with any input modality, are fully designer aware, theme aware and accessible, and can source libraries such as the Progress UI for UWP library.

Our Product Highlights During Microsoft Build 2017

Telerik UI for Universal Windows Platform

We are thrilled to provide you with UI for Universal Windows Platform - a complete UI suite for building amazing Windows 10 applications with a single code base. Completely Open Sourced! Highlights of what you get with our suite:

  • Build One App to Reach All Windows 10 Devices

    Common and device-family specific APIs are bundled in Progress® Telerik® UI for UWP. Easily implement various functionalities in your UWP projects and create a single app package running on every device in the Windows 10 device family.

  • Rich Set of Application Building Blocks

    Save development time with a wide range of out-of-the-box controls for various application scenarios. Manage data with the Grid or ListView components and create beautiful visualizations with the Chart, Gauges and BulletGraph controls.

  • Open-Source or Commercial License

    Choose between the open-source or commercial versions of UI for UWP depending on the needs of your business. The commercial licence is the best choice for LoB and professional applications requiring expert and timely technical support.

Telerik UI for Xamarin

Our Xamarin Ui suite is all about beautiful, polished and elegant UI widgets for Xamarin applications. Download the sample free apps for iOS and Android to see for youself. Here are 3 more reasons why you can definitely check our UI suite:

  • One C# Project – Three Native Mobile Apps

    Telerik UI for Xamarin uses the Xamarin.Forms technology, which makes it possible for developers to build native iOS, Android and Universal Windows Platform apps from a single shared C# code base.

  • Native UI on Every Platform

    UI for Xamarin is built on top of the Telerik native controls for iOS and Android to offer Xamarin users truly native UI for their apps. The product ships Xamarin wrappers for UI for iOS, Xamarin wrappers for UI for Android and Xamarin. Forms controls.

  • Maintenance and Support

    Dedicated support is available directly from the developers who build the suite, even during your trial, as well as an extensive online documentation.

Win a Xamarin License

Want a FREE UI for Xamarin Cross-Platform license? Follow the instructions below for a chance to receive one of 100 UI for Xamarin licenses.

Telerik UI for Xamarin

Native UI for building cross-platform mobile apps with C#

Win in 4 Steps

Tweet the answer to “Why do you want UI for Xamarin?” #TelerikUIforXamarin.


Email us @ about your tweet.


We will raffle the entries and give away licenses to 100 winners.


Free license will be in your inbox within 5 days.

* You will win one 3 month license for Telerik UI for Xamarin Cross-Platform

Meet with Progress

We are excited to meet and talk with you on your current and future projects. Here are the people from Telerik that you can chat with during the event.
John Bristowe
John Bristowe
John Bristowe is a Principal Developer Advocate for Telerik, specialising in web and mobile app development. Prior to joining Telerik, he was a Senior Developer Evangelist with Microsoft. John enjoys all the meats of our technology stew and is passionate at making developers successful.
Sam Basu
Sam Basu
Sam Basu is a technologist, author, speaker, Microsoft MVP, gadget-lover and Progress Developer Advocate for Telerik products. With a long developer background, he now spends much of his time advocating modern web/mobile/cloud development platforms on Microsoft/Telerik technology stacks.
Ed Charbeneau
Ed Charbeneau
Ed Charbeneau is a Microsoft MVP and an internationally recognized online influencer, speaker, writer, design admirer, a Developer Advocate for Progress, and expert on all things web development.
Tara Manicsic
Tara Manicsic
Tara is a life-long student, teacher and maker. She has spent the majority of her career using Javascript on both back-end and front-end to create applications. In her free time she works in her community to educate and learn from other developers.
Stefan Stefanov
Stefan Stefanov
Stefan Stefanov (MCPD) is a Product Manager at Telerik. Huge fan of desktop technologies, such a WinForms, WPF, UWP as well as Xamarin.Forms.
Rossitza Fakalieva
Rossitza Fakalieva
Rossitza Fakalieva is Manager of the Progress .NET UI & Tools division, which develops the UI for WPF, UI for WinForms, UI for UWP and UI for Xamarin products.
Petyo Ivanov
Petyo Ivanov
Petyo is the product manager for Kendo UI and Kendo UI for Angular. He coordinates the effort at Progress to ensure Kendo UI is the most comprehensive, well-engineered component library for JavaScript and Angular.
Genady Sergeev
Genady Sergeev
Genady Sergeev is a Senior Manager in the Progress Web UI & Tools division, which develops the Kendo UI, UI for ASP.NET MVC and UI for ASP.NET AJAX products.
Dobrin Grancharov
Dobrin Grancharov
Dobrin is a Product Marketing Manager for the Desktop UI suites at Progress. He is passionate about trends and innovations in desktop application development, UI and UX.

Progress Party at //Build/ 
Join Us!!!

Tap House Grill, 1506, 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101

Join us on the 9th of May for a pre-conference party at the Tap House Grill for a few drinks & bites (on the house). Come meet the Progress Telerik Developer relations and Product teams, have a few beers and let's geek out together.

RSVP for the party details and get a cool prize on the spot!