Microsoft Dev Camp – KwaZulu-Natal


A deep dive into Windows App Development. Microsoft Dev Camps are expert led, low-cost, hands-on training events for developers, centered on developing App-building capabilities for the Windows platform.At this event, get first-hand technical, hands-on experience with building and publishing Apps for the Windows ecosystem, from phone to tablet as well as leveraging cloud services.

Explore the new Windows 8 features while you dive deep into key scenarios around application development, side-loading, enterprise deployment and management, utilising cloud services and mobility.

Date: 16 – 18 March Click to diarise »
Venue: Selborne Hotel, Golf Estate & Spa
Old Main Road, Pennington
KwaZulu-Natal, 4184
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Cost: R2975.00 excl. VAT
Includes meals, accommodation for two nights and conference materials.
RSVP: Click here to register
For enquiries call: 079 037 1468
Day 1
Times Survival Actions
15:00 – 16:00 Registration
16:00 – 18:00 Introduction, welcome and machine set ups
20:00 – 23:00 Getting started

  • Platform overview
  • App conceptualisation and monetisation
  • UX

Brainstorming and ideas for the weekend

  • Problem ideas that could be solved using Apps
Day 2
Times Survival Actions
09:00 – 09:30 Building Cross Platform Apps – Build for both
09:30 – 11:00 Design workshop based on App ideas
11:15 – 12:30 Wire Framing
13:00 – 14:30 Windows Features and using services
14:45 – 17:00 Coding continues
17:00 – 18:00 Creating a Store Account and reserving your App name
19:00 – 23:00 Code on
Day 3
Times Survival Actions
09:00 – 09:30 Restrict feature set for 1st publish
09:30 – 11:00 Code to V.1 feature set
11:15 – 12:30 Code to V.1 feature set
13:00 – 14:30 Passing Certification 1st time – app housekeeping
14:45 – 16:00 Publish Apps to Store
16:00 – 17:00 Wrap up and Close
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