Sign up for Introduction to Building Windows 8 Metro Apps with JavaScript

.NET Developers Association
Tue, 5 Jun 2012, 01:30 - 04:30 (Add to calendar) GMT
(Exact location not available) , Redmond, US
5.0 USD


In this talk, Stephen Walther introduces you to Windows Metro style applications by providing a step-by-step walkthrough of building a simple task list application. You learn how to leverage your existing HTML5 and JavaScript knowledge when creating desktop applications for the Windows 8 operating system. In particular, you learn how to use WinJS JavaScript controls such as the ListView and FlipView controls.


Stephen Walther is the author of the forthcoming book Windows 8 Metro Apps with HTML5 and JavaScript Unleashed. He is a former Senior Program Manager on the Microsoft ASP.NET team where he worked on ASP.NET MVC and the Microsoft Ajax Framework. He currently provides training and consulting on ASP.NET MVC and Windows Metro through his company Visit his blog at


6:30pm - Doors open
7:00pm - News and announcements
7:10pm - Introduction to Building Windows 8 Metro Apps with JavaScript
8:20pm - Prize Drawing
8:30pm - Meet up at Red Robin for socializing

Please RSVP to attend. We will be using the 5.00 fee to purchase Pizza. We will be checking RSVPs at the door.  We prefer you RSVP and pay online, if you must pay cash on site please email the organizer to RSVP.

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