Windows 8 / WinRT

T06 Introduction to the WinRT API


11:15am - 12:30pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Jason Bock

MVP (C#)

Practice Lead


In this session we'll conver what's available for you to use in Windows 8 applications, including storage, search, metadata and more!

With Windows 8 comes a complete rewrite of the API surface that a developer uses to build their applications. In this session we’ll cover what’s available for you to use in your Windows 8 applications, including (but not limited to) storage, search and metadata.

You will learn:
  • Understand the benefits of the Windows 8 API design
  • See examples of the Windows Runtime in action
  • Get a clear view of the execution model of Windows 8 applications