Kendo UI R3 2021 Release Webinar

Introducing 30+ New Components & Multiple Grid Enhancements Across the
Angular, React, jQuery & Vue Libraries, Design Kits for Figma, Bootstrap 5 Support & More!

Tuesday, September 28 I 11:00 am – 1:00 pm ET

Twitch Sessions:
Thursday, September 23 I 10:00 am ET I React
Friday, September 24 I 10:00 am ET I Angular

The Only JavaScript Component Library You Will Ever Need!

Faithful to our mission to empower you to build better, on-time, on-budget JavaScript apps, we’re releasing a ton of new components, features and improvements across the Angular, React, jQuery and Vue libraries.

We’re shipping our R3 release on September 15, 2021. Join the live Kendo UI R3 2021 release webinar on Wednesday, September 28, 2021 at 11:00 am ET as our developer advocates Alyssa Nicoll and Kathryn Grason Nanz and product manager Carl Bergenhem present in detail the major updates across our JavaScript web libraries.

Complement this webinar with the live Twitch demo sessions on Thursday, September 23, 10:00 am ET for KendoReact and Friday, September 24, 10:00 am ET for Kendo UI for Angular as our developer advocates dive into their favorite new features.

Highlights we’ll cover during the live webinar:

Kendo UI for Angular adds multiple grid enhancements, design tools, new components and more

  • Components: Gantt, Heatmap and Typography
  • Grid features: Pager position, pager keyboard navigation and placeholders during virtualization
  • Grid sample: Drag and drop between grids
  • Design tools: Kendo UI Kits for Figma
  • TabStrip feature: Closable and scrollable tabs
  • TreeView features: Auto-scroll during drag and drop and auto-expand nodes on filter
  • MultiSelectTree feature: Client-side filtering
  • Rich Text Editor features: Preserve whitespace option and focus and blur events
  • ScrollView feature: Dark and light pager options
  • ColorPicker and ColorGradient features: Keyboard navigation and localization
  • FloatingLabel enhancements: Custom CSS support and postionChange event
  • SplitButton feature: Change the type of the main button
  • Bootstrap 5 support

KendoReact adds 7 new components, multiple enhancements, Bootstrap 5 support and more

  • Components: PivotGrid, MultiSelectTree, Heatmap, Breadcrumb, Typography, StackLayout and GridLayout
  • Grid enhancements: Column auto-size, group and un-group through the column menu and various accessibility improvements
  • TreeList feature: Range selection for multiple cell selection
  • Gantt feature: Range selection for multiple cell selection
  • Tooltip feature: Support for SVG Elements
  • Chip feature: Custom Content
  • Bootstrap 5 support
  • FileManager template: Sample showcasing how to implement and customize the FileManager with KendoReact
  • 100% coverage of TypeScript + hooks for all KendoReact demos

Kendo UI for Vue adds 17 new native components, grid keyboard navigation, design tools and Bootstrap 5 support

  • Components: Drawing, PDF Export, Data Query, Date Math, File Saver, TabStrip, Pager, Form, Hint, Error, Avatar, Card, Checkbox, RadioButton, Radio Group, Label and FloatingLabel
  • Data Grid feature: Keyboard navigation
  • Design tools: Kendo UI Kits for Figma
  • Bootstrap 5 support
  • Documentation improvements

Kendo UI for jQuery adds Form enhancements, jQuery 3.6.0 and Bootstrap 5 support and a dashboard template

  • Components: OrgChart, Captcha, Popover and Heatmap
  • Form features: TextBox and TextArea are now built in & support for hidden fields
  • Pager features: Improved accessibility
  • Compatibility updates: jQuery 3.6.0 & Bootstrap 5
  • Design tools: Kendo UI Kits for Figma

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.


Kathryn Nanz
Developer Advocate, 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.