Kendo UI R2 2022 Release Webinar

Kendo UI R2 2022 Release Webinar

Implement Modern, Consistent and Accessible UI with Kendo UI

The latest release adds API and theme improvements, integrations,
new components and features for the ultimate dev experience

Wed, May 18 I 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. ET

Twitch Sessions:
Thu, May 12 I 10:00 a.m. – 12 p.m. ET I Angular & React

The Kendo UI R2 2022 release is here to help you gain more efficiency, reduce the time spent on developing your UI and achieve greater consistency across the UX of your applications. On May 11, 2022, we’re shipping tons of improvements and extending your favorite UI components with new functionality to empower you to deliver gorgeous and consistent UI:  

  • Angular PivotGrid beta, plus 15 other new UI components across jQuery, Angular, React and Vue
  • New Ocean Blue default color swatch for improved accessibility 
  • Dark mode available for all docs & demos 
  • New Kendo UI Productivity Tools for Visual Studio Code   
  • Numerous features, bug fixes and enhancements to existing components across the entire Kendo UI suite 

Join us for the live R2 2022 release webinar on Wednesday, May 18 at 11:00 a.m. ET as our Developer Advocates Alyssa Nicoll and Kathryn Grayson Nanz and Product Manager Carl Bergenhem present in detail the major updates across our JavaScript web UI libraries.

Complement this webinar with the live Twitch demo session on Thursday, May 12, 10:00 a.m. ET as our developer advocates dive into their favorite new Angular and React features in an interactive live streaming session.

Highlights We’ll Cover During the Live Webinar:

Kendo UI for Angular Adds Five New Components, Data Grid Enhancements, Documentation Upgrades and Much More

  • Five new native Angular components: PivotGrid, GridLayout, StackLayout, ListBox and Map
  • Data Grid enhancements: Updated multi-column sorting, loading template, revamped documentation
  • New Data Grid example: External filtering
  • Scheduler enhancement: Highlight events in real time
  • PanelBar enhancement: Expand, collapse and select events
  • Conversational UI enhancement: Input area customization
  • All packages: Updated to Ivy package format
  • Docs & demos enhancements: Dark mode, redesigned API section
  • New and improved Kendo UI Productivity Tools for Visual Studio Code 

KendoReact Adds Two New Components, 20+ Improvements Across the Entire Suite, Data Grid Enhancements and Much More

  • Dark mode available for docs & demos
  • New components: TaskBoard and Map
  • New Editor feature: Table resizing
  • New Grid enhancements: Updated drag & drop feature, sample showing dragging & dropping between two grids, external filtering example
  • API documentation revamp: New design to improve the experience of browsing the KendoReact component API

Kendo UI for Vue Adds Seven New Native Components, Data Grid Examples and Source Code Availability

  • Seven new native Vue components: Scheduler, Splitter, TreeView, PanelBar, Skeleton, RangeSlider, Notification
  • New component examples: Implementing the Wizard component 
  • New Data Grid examples: OData binding and CRUD operations
  • Docs & demos enhancements: Dark mode
  • Source code is now available

Kendo UI for jQuery Adds Two New Components, Documentation, Quality Updates and More

  • Two new components: CircularProgressBar and ColorGradient
  • ColorPickers enhancement: Organized component docs & demos to make differences between various versions more clear
  • Accessibility update: New and updated VPAT document
  • Large bug fixing effort to maintain high quality
  • New and improved Kendo UI Productivity Tools for Visual Studio Code  

The Speakers:

Alyssa Nicoll

Alyssa Nicoll
Developer Advocate for Kendo UI for Angular & GDE, Progress

Alyssa is an Angular Developer Advocate & GDE. Her two degrees (Web Design & Development and Psychology) feed her speaking career. She has spoken at over 30 conferences internationally, specializing in motivational soft talks, enjoys gaming on Xbox and scuba diving in her spare time. Her DM is always open, come talk sometime.


Kathryn Grayson Nanz
Developer Advocate for KendoReact, Progress

Kathryn Grayson Nanz is a developer advocate at Progress with a passion for React, UI and design and sharing with the community. She started her career as a graphic designer and was told by her Creative Director to never let anyone find out she could code because she’d be stuck doing it forever. She ignored his warning and has never been happier. You can find her writing, blogging, streaming and tweeting about React, design, UI and more.

Carl Bergenhem

Carl Bergenhem
Principal Product Manager for Kendo UI, Progress

Carl Bergenhem is the Product Manager for Kendo UI. Throughout his time at Telerik/Progress he has covered the entire portfolio of products offered, but mainly spent his time in the web development arena covering ASP.NET AJAX, ASP.NET MVC, and JavaScript-based products. He’s passionate about web technologies and tries to stay on top of all JavaScript libraries and frameworks relating to Kendo UI, developing with jQuery, Angular, React, and Vue on a regular basis. In his free time, Carl enjoys slaying virtual monsters, snowboarding and playing his guitar.

About Kendo UI

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Kendo UI is the ultimate collection of JavaScript UI components with native libraries for jQuery, Angular, React and Vue. With hundreds of components, including an advanced data grid, charts, spreadsheets, schedulers and many more, Kendo UI enables you to quickly build eye-catching, high-performance, responsive web applications regardless of your JavaScript framework of choice. Effortlessly deploy a consistent look and feel across your apps by making use of the rich configuration options and customizable themes.