Windows 8 and the Lethbridge Technology User Group

Join me and 83,517 screaming nerds (everyone in the city is attending and a geek right?) on Thursday February 21st from 3-5pm to talk about building Metro style apps for WIndows 8. Here's what we'll be covering.

Windows 8 Platform for Metro Style Apps

Windows 8 is Windows re-imagined. Join this session to learn about the new platform for building Metro style apps. Get an understanding of the platform design tenets, the programming language choices and the integration points with the operating system and across Metro style apps

Everything Web Developers Must know to build Metro Style Apps

Learn how you can use your web skills to build Windows 8 Metro style apps using HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript. In this session you’ll discover how to harness the rich capabilities of Windows 8 through JavaScript and the Windows Runtime. You will learn about navigation, user experience patterns and controls, inherent async design and the seamless integration with the operating system that will let you create great Metro style apps.

I promise fun times, chaos monkeys, and live kitten juggling as per my usual presentations.

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