Develop High Performance Windows 8 Application with HTML5 and JavaScript

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Develop High Performance Windows 8 Application with HTML5 and JavaScript

Creating high performance apps is crucial for every developer. Come to learn How to make your HTML5 apps fast and responsive on Windows 8 platform. In this session, first we will start with the overview of Windows 8 and then introduce how to develop Windows 8 using HTML5 and JavaScript. We will explore the best practices and performance tricks to make your Windows 8 applications running faster.

Doris has over 15 years of experience in the software industry working in several open source web tier technologies, Java platform, .NET and distributed computing technologies. She has developed and delivered over 400 keynotes, technical sessions, code camps worldwide, published widely at numerous international conferences and user groups including HTML5 DevConference, O’Reilly, JSEverywhere, WebVisions, JavaOne, SD Forum, HTML5 and JavaScript meetups, and worldwide User Groups. Doris works very closely to create and foster the opensource community around Java, NetBeans, Glassfish, and related technologies. Before joining Microsoft, Doris Chen was a Technology Evangelist at Sun Microsystems.

Doris received her Ph.D. from the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in computer engineering, specializing in medical informatics. She loves to travel and she has visited 48 countries (out of 872) so far. In her spare time, she also enjoys music, movies and museums.

She blogs at and tweets at @doristchen (

The event is hosted at LinkedIn on Wednesday, April 17th, 2013 at 7PM. Doors open at 6:30PM. Food and drinks will be provided at the meetup.


* 18:30 :: Check-in, Mingle, Eat
* 19:00 :: Introductions & Presentation
* 20:00 :: Questions and Answer & Open Form
* 20:30 :: Networking & Discussion



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