Using MEF with Silverlight and WPF


Cory Smith, MVP In this meeting Cory Smith, a Microsoft Application Developer MVP, will give us a hands-on tour of the Managed Extensibility Framework (MEF) from Microsoft. MEF is a powerful extension in .Net 4 and Silverlight 4 to simplify the design of extensible applications and components. What will Cory be Covering? 1. Elevator Level Tour of the Managed Extensibility Framework, 2. Review Some of the Many MEF Resources, 3. Application Walkthrough to Demonstrate the Power of MEF


  • Cory Smith

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    Cory Smith maintains a .NET related blog at and is very active in the .NET community. His community involvement includes: President of the Fort Worth .NET Users Group and Dallas/Fort Worth DNUX group, Microsoft VB Insider member, Microsoft MVP alumni, member of the South Central District Developer Guidance Council and a member of the INETA Speakers Bureau alumni. A veteran developer (professionally writing software for over 20 years) working on projects ranging anywhere from major e-commerce sites such as and to applications that are at the heart and soul of over 4600 radio stations around the world. His work history includes working for Tandy/RadioShack, Rare Medium, Inc., Electric Works Corp., Scott Studios Corp. and Shiny Stone Digital. In his spare time, Cory is also owns and operates a combative martial arts academy, coaches a MMA fight team, is an avid motorcycle enthusiast and attempts to watch every action movie ever released.

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Jul 5, 2011

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