Register for Windows Phone Camps!


If you are a developer, or just curious about Windows Phone platform, we have a series of Phone Camps in Costa Mesa, Phoenix, Denver, Santa Monica, San Diego, San Francisco, Redmond and Portland.

I’ll be speaking at Costa Mesa, Denver, San Francisco and San Diego (my session will be about Live Tiles @ 2:00PM, I also prepared these quick cards for live tiles and extra controls and toolkits in addition to the camps’ standard materials). Expecting to have a great session, with tons of code samples and fun! Imagine building your own Windows Phone app on the spot!

Event Locations 10/13 – Costa Mesa, CA 11/03 – Phoenix, AZ 11/05 – Denver, CO 11/10 – Santa Monica, CA 11/12 – San Diego, CA 11/19 – San Francisco, CA 11/29 – Redmond, WA 12/01 – Portland, OR Events run from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM To register or to view the full agenda, select a location above. clip_image002[8]

Resource Links clip_image004[10]clip_image006[8] clip_image008[8]clip_image010[8] Connect with us clip_image012[4]clip_image014[4]clip_image016[8]



What's a Windows Phone Camp? A free, full day event chock-full of everything you need to know to develop a Windows Phone application. Whether you're a seasoned veteran or just getting started with .NET development this full-day event is for you. Interested in profit? We'll also lead discussions on how to monetize your applications and generate profits with your apps. Don't miss the new Windows Phone 7.5 (codename "Mango") features as well - with detailed sessions in the afternoon around Fast Application Switching, Multitasking, Live Tiles, Push Notifications, and more. The day will be capped with an open lab hands-on session and prizes for apps completed. This is the perfect opportunity to begin work on your dream application, or finish that app you've already started, with Windows Phone experts there to guide you every step of the way. Bring your own laptop to join in the fun and show off your killer app!


8:00 AM


Arrival & Registration

9:00 AM




Windows Phone 7.5 Overview for Developers

9:45 AM




Building Windows Phone 7.5 Applications with Visual Studio

10:45 AM



11:00 AM




Building Windows Phone 7.5 Applications with Silverlight

12:00 PM



12:45 PM




Windows Phone 7.5 Fast Application Switching, Tombstoning, and Multitasking

1:45 PM



2:00 PM




Live Tiles and Push Notifications

3:00 PM


Monetizing a Windows Phone 7.5 Application

3:30 PM




Build Your App or Work on a Hands-On Lab

5:00 PM




Be What's Next > Event Closing & Raffle

Prerequisites Bring a notebook computer and identification. Also check out the APP HUB where you can get developer tools, learn about application features, understand common task for Apps and register and load your APP. clip_image019[4] Your chance to win* Don't miss a chance to win your very own Windows Phone (ARV $500) – plus many other cool prizes. No purchase necessary, but you must be present to win.

Notes: This event is brought to you by Microsoft and is free of charge. However, you are responsible for booking and paying for your own travel and accommodations.