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Goutham Upadhyaya

Goutham is a Partner Technical Consultant on the Partner Technical Services team, having around 7 years of IT experience with Satyam and Wipro before joining Microsoft. His role involves guiding partners in adopting and implementing the latest Microsoft technologies. He is passionate about Microsoft technologies and has worked on NET 4.0, Silverlight, WPF, Asp.Net and needless to say, Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 application development.

He has also worked on emerging technologies like HTML 5, WebMatrix, LightSwitch, RIA Services, EntityFramework and LINQ. He is playing a critical role in Accelerate to Windows 8; a specifically designed offering for partners to make their cool app idea a reality on Windows 8.

Wriju Ghosh

Wriju Ghosh works in Microsoft as Lead Partner Consultant with 12+ years of industry experience. He works with Microsoft Partners to help them develop cutting edge applications using Microsoft products. He mainly works on Visual Studio .NET, Team Foundation Server, Windows Azure, Windows Phone, Windows Store Apps. Wriju's Blog can be found at and he is a Channel9 podcaster at Contact Wriju via twitter @wriju_ghosh

Windows Store App Development Hands on Lab

180 mins | GIDS.TUTORIALS | Conference

Developing Windows Store App in both XAML/C# and HTML/JS has been so easy. This is a series of eight hands-on lab modules that guide you through development of Contoso Cookbook, a realistic Windows Store app that incorporates many of the key new features available in Windows 8. You'll learn to work with Windows 8 controls, view states, contracts, tiles and notifications, the Windows Store APIs, and other Windows 8 features. Choose the version of the lab series for the programming language you prefer: JavaScript and HTML, or C# and Extensible Application Markup Language (XAML).

System Requirement:

  • Supported operating systems: Windows 8
  • Also required: Microsoft Visual Studio 2012
  • Internet Connection (optional but good to have)

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Must to have:

  • Attendee must have the Windows 8 installed with Visual Studio 2012. Internet connection is desired.