Event: Windows 8 Unleashed – Boise
Date: Friday, September 28, 2012 from 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM (MST)
URS Energy and Construction
Plaza 1 Auditorium
720 Park Blvd
Boise, ID 83704

Please try to arrive at 7:30 am to leave enough time to check-in and eat breakfast. There will be a buffet style continental breakfast with assorted juices, water, tea, and coffee. Lunch will be an assortment of sandwiches from Quiznos, chips, cookie, and a drink. For those of you staying for the app contest, dinner will be pizza and a drink.

In order to make sure our lunch is delivered on time we must place our order by 8:30am. This means that if you have not checked in by 8:30 am you will not get lunch.

If you have any allergies to the foods we are providing, please make arrangements for your meals.


7:30am – 8:00am: Check-in / Breakfast
8:00am – 9:30am:Session 1 – Overview
9:30am – 10:30am: Session 1 Lab
10:30am – 12:00pm:Session 2 – Location and Data
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Lunch / Session 2 Lab
1:00pm – 2:30pm: Session 3 – Metro Principals
2:30pm – 3:30pm: Session 3 Lab
3:30pm – 8:00pm: App Contest

If you are not participating in the app contest for a chance to win up to $500, you do not have to stay after the Session 3 lab which ends at 3:30pm.

Be Prepared

Please make sure to complete the required installs and downloads BEFORE attending the event. Remember that unleashed events are FREE events put on by volunteers in your community. Help us help you by making sure you have completed the required steps ahead of time.

RTM Windows 8 and Tools Download
How to Install Windows8 Via Boot to VHD
Yahoo API Key (Required)
Hands On Lab Documents
HOL Assets (needed to complete HOLs)
HOL Competed Code (finished versions)


You must park across the street in the parking lot next to the RAM restaurant or your car will be towed. The event is located in Plaza 1 basement auditorium. You must enter through the front doors of Plaza 1 and check in with the front desk (this is for building security). There will be people there to direct you downstairs to the basement auditorium. At the entrance of the auditorium you will need to check-in with the booth to receive your name tag, O’Reilly ebook certificate, and choose your sandwich/drink for lunch. If you do not check-in with the registration booth by 8:30 am, you will not get lunch.
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