Building Windows Store Applications with Dr. “Z”: Meeting #1

Bloomington, MN

Bummer! Sales have ended.

Unfortunately, tickets for this event are no longer on sale.

View upcoming events Create an event

Event Details

At this series of free, live developer events at Microsoft Store at Mall of Americayou will learn how to build Windows Store applications focusing on healthcare, education and government/citizen with Dr. Z, Microsoft technical evangelist. In some future events, guest speakers will be invited to share their app development experience, including their effort of porting iOS and Andriod apps to Microsoft platform. While in the store, you will get a chance to explore the latest devices, technologies and applications from Microsoft and partners. Bring your computer and come on to join us to share the learning experience!

We will review the new Windows application platform on Windows 8 and discuss how to get started with building Windows Store applications from getting developer tools to setting up development environment to getting your first Windows 8 application up and running.

Sign up today! If you cannot attend in persion, join us online via Lync or phone

Join by Phone +14257063500  or +18883203585  


Dr. Zhiming Xue is a Microsoft technology evangelist with the DPE Public Sector team, focusing on Windows Azure cloud computing. During his tenure with Microsoft he has delivered presentations and keynotes including Windows 8, Windows Phone, SharePoint and ASP.NET. His blog is

Developer Resources

Windows: Windows 8 SDK, Sign up 30 to Launch 

Cloud: Windows Azure SDK,  90-Day Free Trial 

Phone: Windows Phone SDK

All-in-one Resource Kit: InfoKit