In the past 2 months, I’ve been speaking about Windows 8 at a few faculty conferences (PHIT and Cengage) and have been getting some very positive feedback about it!

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I’m excited to announce that our team will be hosting a few developer camps in the near future, but unfortunately none are slated in the Boston area yet… But stay tuned! More info on the camps…

Ready to dive in and learn more about Windows 8 and the developer opportunity it represents? Then get ready for the series of Windows Developer Camps! These are free, full-day, developer-focused events featuring a combination of sessions and hands-on labs, and we’ll have 10 of them right here in the east:

Windows 8 changes everything.


Combining the broad reach of Windows, best-in-class developer tools, a reimagined user experience, support for new chipsets, and a built-in Store with industry-leading business terms — Windows 8 is the largest developer opportunity, ever.


Join us for this free, full-day event designed to share all the knowledge you need to start building Metro-style applications for Windows 8 – today. We’ll begin by showing you how to use Visual Studio to code fast, fluid, immersive and beautiful Metro-style applications in HTML5/JavaScript, XAML/C# and C/C++. Your existing investments in these languages carry forward, making Windows a no-compromise platform for developers.


Whatever language you choose, your app gets deep integration with the Windows shell, including notifications, live tiles, deep links, and contracts with other apps. And now you can build once and support all Windows customers, no matter what type of PC they have – from tablets to laptops to convertibles to desktops.


We’ll cap the day off with an open, hands-on lab session. It’s the perfect opportunity to get your dream application underway, or finish that app you’ve already started – with Windows 8 experts available to guide you through every step. Bring your laptop to join in the fun and show off your killer app.
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The Schedule

Join us in one of these cities:

Windows Developer Camps

March 27, 2012
Reston, VA
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March 29, 2012
Chevy Chase, MD
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April 11, 2012
Orlando, FL
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April 17, 2012
Tampa, FL
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April 19, 2012
Ft. Lauderdale, FL
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May 1, 2012
Charlotte, NC
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May 22, 2012
Waltham, MA
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May 23, 2012
Atlanta, GA
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May 23, 2012
Farmington, CT
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May 24, 2012
Malvern, PA
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Register today!