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    Build your Windows 8 app NOW and get a €100 Connections voucher!


    We hope you have already enjoyed a bit of sunshine this summer! We sure did at the first Summer App-a-thon in Blankenberge with a full day of coding & fun topped with a great show of fresh Win8 Metro apps!

    Grasp the first-mover advantage too and make sure your app is in the Windows Store by the time Windows 8 hits the market on October 26th.

    Develop an app NOW and get a €100 Connections Gift Voucher!

    Millions of people around the world use Windows every day. Windows 8 gives you the opportunity to access this huge potential market by listing your apps in the Windows Store!

    Go Take 4 simple steps by September 14, 2012:

    1. Download the tools you need
    2. Follow on & offline training
    3. Attend an App Clinic
    4. Pass an App Excellence Lab
    Travel voucher

    An App Excellence Lab is a 2-hour review of your application together with a Microsoft engineer. If your app meets all the requirements, you will receive the €100 Connections voucher and a Windows Store token!

    Read the full terms & conditions of this promo.

    From the batcave: Nico Vermeir – ComicDB

    First in our series of #win8devbe app heroes is Nico Vermeir with a juicy story on the development of his comic app.

    Nico Vermeir - ComicDB app

    Do you think your app deserves a place in the spotlights too? Then just contact us!


    Summer App-a-thon 8/8 @ our place :-)

    Appathon Don't miss the Second Summer App-a-thon on August 8th at Microsoft Zaventem. You can get in the running for an Xbox 360 + Kinect and Connections Gift Vouchers!
    No app idea yet? No problem! We will kick off the sessions with an inspiring hour of brainstorming!
    Participation is FREE and seats are limited so be quick and book your seat now!
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    Turn up the heat this summer with your Windows 8 app – events and support


    Our MSDN Belgium & Luxembourg team has been preparing some stuff to keep you busy this summer. Join us at hackathons or online!

    It's summertime! Time for all of us to throw ourselves into something new, fun and rewarding. With Windows 8 around the corner, now is the time to start building apps!
    Will your app be the next big thing? Grasp that first-mover advantage and make sure your app is in the Windows Store by the time Windows 8 hits the market.
    We're here to help you get your app ready with a bunch of support tools ranging from online training to App-a-thons, App Clinics and App Excellence Labs.

    Follow the 4 steps to getting your app published and start building!

    Build your app now! 
    Four simple steps to your app in
    Windows Store:

    Four simple steps

    Summer App-a-thons

    We have 2 App-a-thons planned this summer: join us in Blankenberge (12 July) or Antwerp Zaventem (8 August) and start building your Windows 8 Metro Style App!
    You can win fantastic prizes too: Xbox 360 + Kinect, Connections Gift Vouchers, ...




    Correction: the app-a-thon for 8 August is taking place at the Microsoft Office in Zaventem, no longer in Antwerp due to location issues.

    Want to stay in the know about all things Windows 8 app development?
    Sign up now for the (Belgian & Luxembourg) MSDN newsletter!

    Your MSDN team.

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