Through this one day event we will have keynote speakers from Microsoft and Nokia. Hear first-hand from developers who have built apps for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
There is a chance to build your own app during our Hackathon where you can win Microsoft prizes!
With Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Store’s you have a choice of control schemes, a variety of devices tablets, notebooks, all in ones to a stunning array of phones from manufactures such as Nokia, HTC and Samsung.
With Windows 8 features such as live tiles, snapped view, sharing charms and more you’re application comes alive. Your beautiful apps are delivered through the Windows Store available in over 200 markets, as an app developers can make money the way you want.
9.00 - 9.10 Keynote Welcome and to Windows - Andrew McCartney, Microsoft 9.10 - 10.00 The opportunity of Windows 8 - Lee Stott, Microsoft
10.00 - 11.00 Introduction to Windows Phone 8 - Adam Giles, Nokia
11.00 - 11.15 Break
11.15 - 13.00 Design Beautiful Apps - Rich Holdsworth, Wapple.net
13.00 - 14.00 Lunch
14.00 - 15.00 Building a Windows 8 Apps - Martin Beeby, Microsoft
15.00 - 16.00 Building a Windows Phone 8 App - Andy Wigley, Microsoft
16.00 -16.10 Break
16.10 - 17.00 Developing Windows 8 Apps - Martin Beeby, Microsoft, ZipApp.co.uk
Optional Evening Event:
17:00 - 19:00 Windows 8 Hackathon using Zipapp.co.uk
Prizes up for grabs from Microsoft for best app developed in 2 hours! (Bring your own laptop).
Register Here http://uopmicrosoftapp.eventbrite.co.uk/
Presentations from this event
9.10 - 10.00 The opportunity of Windows 8 - Lee Stott, Microsoft
10.00 - 11.00 Introduction to Windows Phone 8 - Adam Giles, Riaz Ahmed, Nokia