Hackathon 2.0 for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8 Event Recap

[Infragistics] Mihail Mateev / Saturday, March 23, 2013

Today, March 23, 2013 Microsoft with the support of Infragistics Inc organized the second in Bulgaria Hackathon for Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.
The event is held at the office of Infragistics Bulgaria. This hackathon confirms the very good partnership between Microsoft and Infragistics.

Lecturers are:

Ventsy Popov : Technical Evangelist @ Microsoft

Konstantin Dinev: Principal Software Engineer jQuery/WinJS  @ Infragistics


In the program of the event included three lectures

  • Starting with Windows Store Apps - speaker: Konstantin Dinev (Infragistics)
  • Contacts in Windows Store Apps - speaker: Ventsy Popov (Microsoft)
  • Tiles&Notifications - speakers: Ventsy Popov (Microsoft) and Konstantin Dinev (Infragistics)

Among the awards for the participants were Pack-man style Infragistics t-shirts.

The event continues with the development of applications for Windows Store and Windows Phone that will be completed after the Hackathon and assessed in May 2013


Pack-man style Infragistics t-shirts





Just before the conference



Konstantin Dinev in action


Ventsy Popov in action




You could also visit the Hackathon 2.0 event Facebook page

Pictures from this event are available here.

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