Windows 8 Day - Hindustan College of Science and Technology

By Shubham Saxena Sep 03, 2012
first college to host a windows 8 event, it was fun listening to abhishek baxi and dhananjay kuamr.
DSC08285.JPGSHARDA Group of Institutions (SGI) and the Agra User Group (AUG) 
organized the “Microsoft Technovation Meet: Windows 8 Day” on Microsoft Technologies on Saturday, 1st September, 2012 from 11:35 AM to 04:35 PM.

The Event was TELECAST LIVE fr
om Hindustan College of Science and Technology, Farah - Mathura.

RECORDINGS Available SHARDA Group's Channel:


The event was enlightened with the highly knowledgeable Abhishek Baxi Sir and Dhananjay Kumar Sir. As the event was named Windows 8 Day, there were sessions on windows 8 whole day, from introduction to the development. The agenda for the event was as follows: 




09:00 AM - 10:50 AM

On Spot Registrations


11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Saraswati Vandana


11:15 AM - 11:30 AM

Welcome Note


11:30 AM -12:30 PM

Session on Window 8 Introduction & Future Perspectives

Mr. Abhishek Baxi (Ex-Microsoftie)

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM

Session on Window 8 Development

Mr. Dhananjay Kumar (Microsoft MVP)

01:30 PM - 02:15 PM

Lunch Break


02:15 PM - 02:45 PM

Introduction to Edukinect

Mr. Rishu Mehra (Edukinect Representative)

02:45 PM – 03:00 PM

Session on Window 8 Student's Perspective

Shubham Saxena (MSP)

03:00 PM - 04:00 PM

Session on Building Window 8 Apps

Mr. Dhananjay Kumar (Microsoft MVP)

04:00 PM - 04:30 PM

Brief on SHARDA Group's Initiatives


04:30 PM - 04:45 PM

Discussion Session


04:45 PM - 04:55 PM

Vote of Thanks

There were about There were 1200 attendees, and we had a great response from them. This event was mainly co-ordinated under the Microsoft Student Partner Shubham Saxena(me) with his team of Ved Raj ChaturvediAyushi MehrotraDeepali Sharma and many others. We also got great support from Abhishek Arun Gupta Sir who is senior IT expert from Agra. 


Shubham Saxena
Shubham Saxena

I'm Shubham Saxena MVP (Oct'12 to Oct'13) at Mindcracker, Ex - Microsoft Student Partner, Software Engg at Accenture. I am here to write some interesting blogs and hope it helps you.