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Free Training for Windows Phone 8 Development

There’s a number of free developer training events happening around the country to help developers get up to speed on Windows Phone development.

DC Area Developers Take Note: there’s only one event happening here in Chevy Chase!

Windows Phone 8 Apps


9:00am – Lap Around Windows Phone 8
10:30am – Break
10:45am – Designing For WP8
12:00pm – Lunch
12:45pm – More Than An App
1:45pm – Sensors
2:45pm – Break
3:00pm – Sync and Auth
4:00pm – What’s next? Contest, local initiatives, and more as a wrap up”¦.


These FREE events are targeted at jumpstarting your knowledge on a particular topic. At the end of a JumpStart you should have an idea of what you are going to try and accomplish and how you are going to get there. This JumpStart targets Windows Phone 8 SDK. The content is structured for all dev types, whether they are students just starting out or seasoned developers we are there to help. For the seasoned Android, Symbian, Web OS or iOS, we’ll share tips and tricks and all-around Windows Phone development know-how.


Download the latest Windows Phone SDK to ensure you have the most up to date developer tools. On the day of the event, bring your laptop computer and identification.
In the meantime, don’t forget to check out the Windows Phone Dev Center where you can register to submit your app into the Windows Phone Marketplace, learn about application features, understand common tasks for Apps and much more.

NOTE: This event is brought to you by Microsoft and is free of charge. However, attendees are responsible for booking and paying for their own travel, parking and accommodation.

For more information or to register, click here

[found via Dave Isbitski]