Conference Room | 2.00pm – 7.00pm

Develop your game on Windows 8 and Windows Phone and participate to AppCampus:
you can win up to € 70.000!

On Saturday October 26th Microsoft will organize an amazing event for game developers attending the Italian Game Developers Summit 2013!
Come and discover:

  • How to develop games on Windows 8 and Windows Phone!
  •  How to use the most successful frameworks on the market (one of which is Unity).
  • How to participate to AppCampus and win up to € 70.000!

Microsoft’s tutors, University Professors and game developers will welcome you and answer to all your questions. During the event there will be also a “quiz show”, you will have fun for sure!

Bring with you your Windows PC or Tablet and register here: limited seats are available!

Please pay attention to this information!

In order to actively participate in the Microsoft workshop on game development, you’ll need to have Microsoft Windows 8 on your PC. It is also required to install:

By the way, if you’re a student, you can download FREE OF CHARGE any *full* version of the Microsoft software above thru Dreamspark . For any question you may have, send an email to .

But if you are a startupper, you can download a FREE OF CHARGE any *full* version of the Microsoft software above thru Bizspark.

Looking forward to meet you on Saturday afternoon!


Marco Agnoli | Marketing Manager, Developers & Platform Evangelism Division – Microsoft Italy

In his role Marco is responsible to define and to manage Microsoft’s programs aimed to support students of technical faculties, start uppers and developers to use Microsoft’s platforms to develop their own applications at best. Marco graduated in Information Sciences in Milan. After an academic experience, he joined Microsoft, where he has covered different technical and management positions. His passions are Dolomites, football and everything containing an integrated circuit.


Gabriele Castellani | Technical Evangelist Manager, Developers & Platform Evangelism Division – Microsoft Italy

Gabriele’s background includes web development, enterprise software architecture, cloud software architecture e modern app development. Gabriele founded his own company in 1995 in the field of websites and web applications development. In 2001 he joined Microsoft where he has covered different positions starting as technical manager of portal. Today Gabriele is the supervisor of the evangelists’ team whose mission is to support students, developers and start uppers to improve their use of Microsoft technologies. Since he was born, his passions have always been web and new technologies. Recently, he focused his activities on devices and app matters. In his free time he likes photography and snowboarding.

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