Microsoft AppFest in Bangalore – Be a part of history in the making

Come 21st of September 2012 and you all are invited by Microsoft for their AppFest in Bangalore, the world’s largest coding marathon event for building apps for Windows 8. This will be an official attempt for bringing together maximum number of people under one roof for building apps for their new operating system Windows 8.  The event is open to all sort of developers, even from outside India who has got basic knowledge in developing applications using C#,, XAML or JavaScript/HTML 5.

For participating in the event first you have to submit an idea and short description of the app you intend to develop in the AppFest site. Once it gets approved by Microsoft you will get an invitation for event and you have to register at the venue on September 21st 2012 between 09:00 AM and 12:00 AM. There are no reservations and seats are allotted on First Come First Serve basis. The kick off for the 18-hour marathon coding session is scheduled for 02:00 PM and ends by 08:00 AM next day. The attendees must bring laptops which are pre-installed with Windows 8 RTM and Visual Stuio 2012 Express. You will be provided with onsite assistance from Microsoft employees or community mentors to help you from development to the certification phase.

The magic number is 3500 for breaking the record and only 3449 is needed now. So lets meet you all on 21st and best of luck…..

Date :

September 21 – 22, 2012

Venue :

Karnataka Trade Promotion Organization,
121, EPIP Industrial Area, 5, Whitefield,
Bangalore – 560066, Karnataka


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