Shawn Wildermuth!

Microsoft MVP, Speaker and Pluralsight Author

Shawn Wildermuth has been tinkering with computers and software since he got a Vic-20 back in the early ‘80s. As a Microsoft MVP since 2003, he’s also involved with Microsoft as an ASP.NET Insider and ClientDev Insider. He’s the author of over twenty Pluralsight courses, written eight books, an international conference speaker, and one of the Wilder Minds. You can reach him at his blog at He’s released his first film, a feature-length, documentary about software developers today called “Hello World: The Film”. You can see more about it at

Real World Minimal APIs

With .NET Core, Minimal APIs come to .NET developers. But this introduction poses the question of whether this replaces or enhances our existing Controller-base APIs. In this talk, Shawn Wildermuth will show you how Minimal APIs work and why you'd use them instead of Controller-based APIs (as well as when to maturate your APIs from Minimal to Controller-based APIs).

1:00 PM