Microsoft Windows Phone 8 and Windows 8
Cambridge Game Creators (CGC) in conjunction with Games Eden will host a Microsoft presentation on the 18th January 2013. In this presentation, Microsoft Technical Evangelist, Lee Stott, will provide a high level overview of Microsoft's new platforms, Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
Subjects covered in this presentation are:
- Introducing Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8
- A new App platform from the Windows family
- Supported application models Native, Managed, and Frameworks
- Getting started with Windows Phone 8 App development
- Getting started with Windows 8 App development
In addition to these subjects, attendees will have an opportunity to learn and discuss other subjects of interest including support for existing Windows developers.
CGC is hosting this event with special thanks to
Andrew Webber, Marketing Lead for Indy Game Developers at Microsoft UK;
Jagex Ltd, for providing the venue;
and Greedy Goblin Games, for supporting CGC's communications;
We wish you all a happy xmas/new year and hope to see you in January.
Date: 18 January 2013
Time: 17:30 - 20:00
Venue: Jagex Ltd. - 220, Cambridge Science Park, Milton Road, Cambridge CB4 0WA
17:30 Doors open
18:00 Presentation begins
19:30 Networking opportunity and drinks for celebrating CGC's growth to more than 110 members
About Cambridge Game Creators:
Cambridge Game Creators (CGC) is the most active community of professionals and hobbyists who create, use, or just like simulations, computer graphics, and games. Creative and technical minds of all disciplines with an interest in interactive graphics, simulations, games, or virtual worlds come together to share thoughts, network, and above all have fun. If you are a Writer, an Artist, a Modeler, Game Designer, Animator, Graphic Designer, Sound Maker, Producer, work in other roles in the games industry, or even if you are a Scientist or an Engineer who makes use of simulations/visualisations, then YOU ARE WELCOME TO JOIN CGC.
CGC is supported by Greedy Goblin Games (http://www.greedygoblinsoftware.co.uk/) and ARM Ltd (http://www.arm.com/).