Windows 8 Consumer Preview has recently been released. This new operating system will significantly impact the way we interact with PC (and tablets) and develop applications.

 

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We have the pleasure to invite you and your students to a special academic Windows 8 Developer Day.

There are 8 good reasons to be there :

  1. Take quick start in Windows 8
  2. Learn from expert
  3. Attend same sessions as fully-booked win8devDay
  4. Get access to training material
  5. Learn what is new compared to your academic training track
  6. Meet academic peers and Microsoft experts
  7. Discover your personalized Windows 8 metro-map
  8. Be first one to have Apps in marketplace !

 

Agenda of day

9.00 -  9.30 Welcome

9:30 – 10:30

Opening keynote: Windows 8 Platform for Metro Style Apps

10:30 – 11:00

Break

11:00 – 12:00

Windows Runtime for .NET Developers

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch

13:00 – 14:00

Building Windows 8 Metro Style UI: controls, data and optimizing views

14:00 – 14:45

How and When Metro Style Apps Run: Process Lifetime, Local Data and Roaming

14:45 – 15:15

Break

15:15 - 16:15

Integrating with Windows 8 Experiences: Search, Share Contracts

16:15 – 17:00

Bringing your Apps to Life with Tiles and Notifications

17:00 - 17.30

Break

17.30 – 20.45

Labs to get it into your fingertips !

20.45 – 21.00

Closing

   

Practical Info

WHO Attendees : Session is open for academic staff, students and developers.
Speaker : Gill Cleeren
WHERE Promotiezaal VUB, Gebouw D, pleinlaan 2, 1050 Brussels (Elsene) 
routedescription : http://www.vub.ac.be/infoover/campussen/index.html#campus1
WHEN Friday, April 20, 2012 from 9.00 a.m. – 9.00 p.m.
WHAT an intensive training with hands-on labs

 

  

Hope to see you there !