Last Friday 23rd of March we kicked off a series of Windows 8 Metro developer events in Belgium with the Windows 8 Developer Day. My personal write up is coming. In the meantime, some people were asking for other events so here’s a quick post with some events coming very soon.
1. Windows 8 Project Calls at Microsoft Innovation Center, in Brussels and Mons
The Microsoft Innovation Centers in Brussels and Mons are organizing a Project Call for Windows 8 Metro Style applications. This includes a half day Info Session, to which you are welcome to register.
The project calls include hands-on developer training in April (2 days), UX coaching on a 1:1 basis and developer Q&A as well as nomination to go through an App Review process and possible access to Windows Store tokens.
- MIC Project call: Windows 8 Metro Style apps – Brussels. Kick-off on Wednesday 28th March in the morning. This project call will be conducted in English.
Registration and information: http://micbru.fikket.com/event/mic-project-call-windows-8-metro-style-apps-brussels
- MIC Project call: Windows 8 Metro Style apps – Mons. Kick-off on Thursday 29th March in the afternoon. This project call will be conducted in French.
Registration and information: http://events.mic-belgique.be/event/windows-8-metro-style-apps-appel-a-projets
2. More events planned by Microsoft
More is coming! To get a glimpse, a full Metro Map with learning path, developer and other activities can be found here: http://www.microsoft.com/belux/msdn/win8devday/metro.html
You’ll find the registration links for these activities coming soon in the next weeks as we open up events for registration.
In the meantime, if you are working on your first apps please don’t hesitate to get in touch with me!