Abstract

DevUnleashed is an in-person day of programming, led by technical community leaders near you. At these events, you may learn how to develop mobile applications, games and websites AND you may have a chance to compete to win cash prizes!

Here’s what happens at a DevUnleashed event

  • Below is just a suggested outline from DevUnleased. We’ll treat this more like a focused hackathon.
  • 8 AM – Registration and breakfast
  • 9 AM – Session 1 and lab
  • 11 AM – Session 2 and lab
  • 1 PM – Lunch
  • 2 PM – Session 3 and lab
  • 4 PM – Session close and hackathon
  • 5 PM – Dinner
  • 7-8 PM – Hackathon presentations and prizes awarded

Hope to see you there!

When & Where

Friday, March 21, 2014 at the Fox Valley Technical College (FVTC) main campus

Register

https://appletonspring2014devunleashed.eventbrite.com

Bio

Greg Levenhagen is a Microsoft MVP in Client Development and senior software engineer consultant with Skyline Technologies. He has a great passion for giving back to the community and teaching. A true enthusiast of computer science, with passions and interests including mobile, UX, architecture, parallel, testing, agile, 3D/games, cloud, languages and much more. Greg speaks at conferences like ThatConference, CodeMash, VSLive and DevLink. He is also a Microsoft Certified Trainer, board member of ThatConference, president of the Fox Valley .NET User’s Group, cofounder of the Northeast WI Agile User’s Group, INETA speaker and IEEE and ACM member.

Along with being a life-long geek, Greg enjoys golfing, football, woodworking, philosophy and stimulating conversation.

Abstract

Come join us for an Intro to Game Dev with Win8 Store Apps. During this meeting, Greg Levenhagen will discuss the various approaches you can use to get started with making games in Windows 8. There are several 3rd party solutions to help you out or you can do it all yourself. Greg will wrap up with a walk-through of a C++, XAML and DirectX solution to show you the full picture.

Register

http://www.eventbrite.com/event/8683116435

Bio

Greg Levenhagen is a Microsoft MVP in Client Development and works as a senior software engineer consultant for Skyline Technologies. He has a great passion for giving back to the community, teaching and has worked on a diverse set of platforms using many different tools. He is a true enthusiast of computer science, with interests including mobile, web, architecture, parallel, testing, agile, UX, 3D/games, languages and more. Greg is a Microsoft Certified Trainer, Board member of ThatConference.com, Board member of the Northeast Wisconsin Developer Users Group, co-founder of the Northeast WI Agile Users Group, INETA speaker, IEEE and ACM member. You can find Greg at http://greglevenhagen.com, http://devtreats.com and @GregLevenhagen.