Microsoft Campus Visit

Microsoft Campus Visit
Event on 2013-03-11 12:00:00

ExPlay is coordinating a unique opportunity to visit Microsoft's Campus… again! 

After missing our first date due to the diaobolical weather conditions this Janurary, we have managed to reschedule our visit to the Microsofts HQ. This exclusive site visit will give you the lowdown on Windows 8 game app development and the commercial opportunities that go along with that! Included will be a tour of the Microsoft Technology Centre and a chance to meet Dr David Brown to experience a demo of NuiVerse! If we can get enough people to make it along, Microsoft will also invite a huge keynote speaker to talk through game development and the games industry.

So, free lunch, insider developer knowledge, amazing guest speakers, lot's of cool technology and a Prize draw… the catch?

It's simple, you just have to get to Reading by midday on 11th March!


12.00 – Finger buffet

12.30 – Welcome comments – Andrew Webber (Microsoft UK Marketing Lead for Indy Game App Builders)                    

12.40 – Introduction to the Windows Game Platform opportunity (Lee Stott – Microsoft evangelist)                                                                               

13.00 – Keynote from Indy Start Up Studio who have developed for Windows 8 & Windows Phone (Dlala Studios)   

14.00 – Cloud + Apps = Opportunity Released (Rob Fraser                                                                                                                

14.30 – Tour of the Microsoft Technology Centre 

15.30 – Tea/coffee/cakes/

15.45 – Introduction to the DreamSpark and BizSpark student and studio start-up programmes                  

16.15 – Feedback from audience and any questions                                                                                                         

16.45 – Prize draw to win some great prizes!

17.00 – Finish

Any quesions? –

at Microsoft Campus, Microsoft Headquarters
Thames Valley Park Dr
Wokingham, United Kingdom

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