This event has ended

Vancouver Windows 8 Dev Mini Camp

VANTUG

Saturday, 16 June 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)

Burnaby, British Columbia

Ticket Information

Type End     Quantity
Win 8 dev mini camp Ended Free  

Share Vancouver Windows 8 Dev Mini Camp

Event Details

We are very sorry but this event is now completely full and there will be NO waitlist

Speaker:

Thomas Lewis is a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft who at 8 years old thought that there was a frog apocalypse happening in his yard. It just turned out that the rain made all the frogs come out and hop around. He has been at Microsoft for over 12 years and has evangelized everything from Visual Basic 6 to HTML5 to Design for web developers and designers world-wide. He even once ate a "century egg" while in China. When not talking about the brutality of HTML5, Design and Windows 8, he enjoys his family, wine, death metal and all things 80's. He is also bent on eradicating IE6 from the planet and will never stop, never

Some things to know/remember:

  • Bring your own laptop
  • It would be an advantage to have your laptop pre-loaded with Win 8 Consumer Preview and Visual Studio 11. If not you can install them at the event but it will save time to do it beforehand.
  • It would also be helpful if you became familiar with http://dev.windows.com before the event
  • Internet access is required and will be provided
  • Either 32 or 64 bit OS is fine

 

8:30 - 9:00

Registration

9:00 - 9:45

The Windows 8 Platform for Metro style apps

9:45 - 10:30

Designing Apps with Metro Principles and the Windows Personality

10:30 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 11:30

Everything Web Developers Must Know to Build Metro Style Apps

11:30 - 12:15

The Developer Opportunity: Introducing the Windows Store

12:15 - 13:00

Lunch

13:00 - 17:00

Hands-On Lab

 

Have questions about Vancouver Windows 8 Dev Mini Camp? Contact VANTUG

When & Where



BCIT Burnaby Campus [building SE6 room 233 (Telus Theatre)]
3700 Willingdon Ave
Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 3H2
Canada

Saturday, 16 June 2012 from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM (PDT)


  Add to my calendar

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.