Kendo UI R2 2021 Release Webinar

Introducing 15+ New Features & Enhancements Across Our Grids 
for Angular, React, jQuery & Vue, Improved Accessibility & More!

Thursday, May 20 I 11:00 am – 1:00 pm ET

Twitch Sessions:
Tuesday, May 18 I 9:00 am – 10:30 am ET I Angular, React
Wednesday, May 19 I 1:30 – 3:00 pm ET I Angular, React

The Only JavaScript UI Toolbox You Will Ever Need!

It’s never been easier to create sleek, engaging and responsive web UI without investing much time in design. Kendo UI R2 2021 release is coming with a ton of new components, features and improvements across the Angular, React, jQuery and Vue libraries that empower you to build user-friendly and highly interactive web apps for any audience quickly and with ease.

We’re shipping our R2 release on May 12, 2021. Join the live Kendo UI R2 2021 release webinar on Thursday, May 20, 2021 at 11:00 am ET as our developer advocates Alyssa Nicoll, TJ VanToll and Carl Bergenhem present in detail the major updates across our JavaScript web UI libraries.

Complement this webinar with the live Twitch demo sessions on Tuesday, May 18, 9:00 – 10:30 am ET and Wednesday, May 19, 1:30 – 3:00 pm ET to see the newly released Kendo UI for Angular and KendoReact components and features in action and get ideas on how to use them in your projects.

Highlights we’ll cover during the live webinar:

Kendo UI for Angular Now Delivers 100+ Components + Countless New Features!

  • New components: Bottom Navigation and MultiSelect Tree
  • New Angular Grid features: Sticky columns, sticky rows, and persist grouping
  • Enhanced Angular Grid accessibility: Filter menu, filter row, column menu, checkbox column and pager
  • New Angular Editor features: Plugins and placeholder support
  • New Angular DropDown features: Post open/close events, child object binding, group checkbox selection and programmatic item focus
  • New Calendar feature: Multiple date selection
  • New TreeView feature: Directive for checking and unchecking children and option to delay nodeDrag event
  • New DateInputs feature: Support for typing a 2-digit year and overall accessibility improvements

KendoReact with an Extensive Set of New Grid, DatePicker and Scheduler Features

  • New KendoReact components: Skeleton and External Drop Zone
  • New KendoReact Grid enhancements: Placeholders during virtualization, Range Selection, Expand/Collapse All Groups, and Persist Grouping during paging
  • New DataPicker feature: Floating Labels
  • New DateTimePicker feature: Floating Labels
  • New Scheduler feature: Multiple Event Selection
  • New ColorPicker feature: Contrast Color

Kendo UI for Vue with 6 New Native Components and Data Grid Virtual Scrolling

  • New Vue button components: Button, Button Group and Floating Action Button
  • New Vue layout components: Chip and Chip List
  • New Vue file management component: Upload

Kendo UI for jQuery with 100+ Components & Grid, Scheduler and Editor Features + Much More

  • New jQuery components: Taskboard, Action Sheet and Skeleton
  • New jQuery Grid features: Range selection, toggle edit mode and column templates for PDF export
  • New jQuery Tree List features: Filter row and row template
  • New jQuery Map feature: Support for Azure Maps
  • New jQuery Scheduler features: Grouping, year view and normal display for 24-hour events
  • New jQuery Barcode features: Swiss QR Code and support for logo/image in QR Code
  • New jQuery Editor feature: Resize image via handles

The Speakers:

Alyssa Nicoll

Alyssa Nicoll
Angular Developer Advocate & 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.

TJ VanToll

TJ VanToll
Principal Developer Advocate, Progress

TJ VanToll is a frontend developer, author, and a Principal Developer Advocate for Progress. TJ has over a decade of web development experience, including a few years working on the jQuery and NativeScript teams. Nowadays he helps web developers build awesome UIs with KendoReact.

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 dozens 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.