Who Should Come?
What Should You Expect?
When & Where:
May 31st – June 1st in Empeeric HQ,
HaArba'a 10 , Tel Aviv-Yafo (4th floor)
App Contest and Prizes
On Friday, we’ll wrap up the App-a-thon with an App contest.
All members of the winner teams (up to 3 people per team) will receive cool prizes!
1st place – Merida MATTS 40 V (http://bit.ly/Jg2ONW) Bike (courtesy of Rozen & Meents (http://www.rosen-meents.co.il/))
2nd place - Dinner in a special Tel Aviv restaurant.
3rd place – Vouchers for breakfasts
Applications rating will be defined by level of creativity, design and usage of Windows 8 Metro-style unique features.
Food and drinks throughout
Killer sponsored prizes
Friday happy hour and
Opportunity for developers to meet, mingle, showoff, collaborate and have fun with other amazing developers. *Presentations from some great guest speakers
Thursday, May 31st
* 11:00: Breakfast and Gathering
* 13:00 Brainstorming, and forming teams
* 13:30 – 22:00 Coding…
Friday, June 1st
* 10:00 Start Coding Again
* 14:00 Apps Presentations
* 16:00 Contest and Prizes
* 17:00 Friday Happy Hour and wrap up
What to bring or prepare in advance?
Your own laptop with Windows 8 Consumer Preview installed (http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows-8/download). You can use dual boot (http://www.afterdawn.com/news/article.cfm/2012/03/01/quick_guide_to_installing_windows_8_consumer_preview_in_dual-boot) on Windows, dual boot on Linux (http://sakandownload.blogspot.co.uk/2012/03/how-to-dual-boot-windows-8-consumer.html), boot into VHD (http://www.hanselman.com/blog/HowToGuideToInstallingAndBootingWindows8ConsumerPreviewOffAVHDVirtualHardDisk.aspx) if you have Windows 7, or install as a virtual machine using VirtualBox (http://www.redmondpie.com/install-windows-8-consumer-preview-in-virtualbox-virtual-machine-on-mac-windows-7-how-to-tutorial/)
Install Visual Studio 11 Express for Windows 8 (http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/11/en-us/downloads#express-win8) (free version) on top of your Windows 8 environment.