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 make Windows 8 the largest developer opportunity, ever! Join us for these free, one day developer camp events designed to share the knowledge you need to start building Metro-style applications for Windows 8. Register today using the links beneath to attend these events in Reston, VA and Chevy Chase, MD!

May 24, 2012 – Chevy Chase, MD

June 5, 2012 – Reston, VA

Event Time: 9:00am – 5:00pm EDT

Event Locations:

Microsoft Reston Office: 12012 Sunset Hills Road, Reston, VA 20190

Microsoft Chevy Chase Office: 5404 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite 700, Chevy Chase, MD 20815

AGENDA

The agenda will include the following topics:

· Introduction to Windows 8 and the new Windows Store

· Designing a Metro Style App

· Building Metro Style Apps with HTML and JavaScript

· Building Metro Style Apps with XAML: What .NET Developers Need to Know

· Integrating the Windows 8 Experience with Contracts

· How and When Metro Style Apps Run

· Contoso CookBook Hands on Lab and General Hackathon

Notice to all U.S. government employees (including Military and Public Education personnel)

Due to applicable government gift and ethics rules, Microsoft cannot provide government employees with “giveaways” of Microsoft products or other items of value. In an effort to comply with these rules, Microsoft will not be providing any food during this event. Further information on Microsoft compliance with U.S. government gift and ethics rules can be found here.