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Day One

  1. Introducing the Windows 8 platform and the Windows Store 9:00AM to 10:00AM
  2. Design differences between iOS and Windows 8 10:00AM to 11:00AM
  3. Tooling for Windows Store apps: Visual Studio and Blend 11:15AM to 11:45AM
  4. C# for Objective-C developers 11:45AM to 12:30PM
  5. Lunch: Q&A Panel for The Verge 12:30PM to 1:30PM
  6. Asynchronous programming with C# 1:30PM to 2:30PM
  7. Consuming web services in Windows Store apps 2:30PM to 3:15PM
  8. Intro to building Windows Store apps with XAML (controls, layout and styling) 2:30PM to 3:15PM
  9. Advanced UI development with XAML (data binding, templates, and collections) 4:15PM to 5:00PM
  10. Contracts and extensions

Day Two

  1. Process Lifecycle Management and State Management 9:00AM to 9:40AM
  2. Alive with Activity: Notifications and Live tiles 9:45AM to 10:20AM
  3. Bing Maps, SkyDrive, and Microsoft Account integration 10:35AM to 11:15AM
  4. Writing Windows store apps that integrate with hardware 11:15AM to 12:00PM
  5. Lunch (30 minute Q&A panel for The Verge during lunch) 12:00PM to 1PM
  6. Coding Windows Store apps with C++, what iOS developers need to know 1:00PM to 2:00PM
  7. Introduction to Azure Mobile Services 2:00PM to 2:30PM
  8. Building for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 2:45PM to 3:45PM
  9. Submitting your app to the Windows Store 3:45PM to 4:15PM
  10. Final Q&A, Thanks 4:15PM to 4:30PM