Windows Store App Development with C# Refresh

Developers, do you want to develop Windows Store apps using C#? Find out what you need to know from Microsoft Technical Evangelist Jerry Nixon and the co-founder of Crank211, Daren May, who will show lots of demos giving you simple and complex techniques that you can take back to your workplace. They’ll demonstrate how to implement new Windows 8.1 features using Visual Studio 2013 and they’ll help you to successfully publish your first app to the Windows Store. Start making money with your apps now.


This one-day event helps prepare you for Exam 70-484 and our second live event: Advanced Windows Store App Development with C# Refresh.

course outline

  • Building Store Apps with XAML
  • Implementing Platform Features
  • Architecture and Data Strategies
Instructor Team


Daren May | President & Co-founder, Crank211 | @darenmay
Daren leads Crank211, a company that specializes in designing and building next-level digital experiences. Prior to starting Crank211, Daren was the CTO and VP of Operations for a software consultancy and a practice lead for EMC Consulting. Daren has leveraged Microsoft technologies since the beta versions of Visual Studio .NET and has been developing XAML-based solutions since the heady days of “Avalon” (the early name for WPF).
Jerry Nixon | Microsoft Developer Evangelist | @jerrynixon
Jerry has been developing and designing on the Microsoft platform for over 15 years. He speaks at corporate events, universities, and a variety of user groups focused on Kinect, XAML, Windows Phone, and Windows 8. Most of Jerry’s days are spent teaching his three daughters Star Trek character backstories and episode plots.
Live Event Details
November 14, 2013
9:00am – 5:00pm PST
What: Fast Paced Live Virtual Session
Cost: Free
Audience: Intermediate to seasoned developers
Prerequisites: The Jump Start course is intended for developers with experience creating client applications.