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Open Innovations Association FRUCT

15th FRUCT conference: Nokia free trainings

On April 21-22, 2014 Nokia and FRUCT invite you to take part in the Nokia Developers training. This is 2 days event that consists of 3 professional trainings on “Developing for Nokia X Platform”, “Advanced imaging with Nokia Imaging SDK”, and “Working with Windows Phone device APIs”.

Place: Saint-Petersburg State Electrotechnical University “LETI”, 5th building, main conference room at the1st floor, ul. Prof. Popova, 3 (street view)

Developing for Nokia X Platform

Nokia X is a new platform for mobile developers. In this training sessions, developers will get an overview of Nokia X platform and tools (Android based). We will look at Nokia X APIs such as Here Maps, In-App Purchases and Nokia Notifications. Also, we will discuss and illustrate, how to analyse required porting effort for your existing Android apps.

The training will be held on April 21, 2014 from 13.30 till 18.00. Before the training please install Nokia X SDK from here.

Advanced imaging with Nokia Imaging SDK

Nokia Imaging SDK is new set of tools available for all Windows Phone 8 developers. It includes specially optimized libraries for various filters suitable for offline and real-time image processing. In this training you will learn about capabilities of Nokia Imaging SDK and how to build impressive apps with image processing and camera functionality on Windows Phone and Windows 8/RT. You will see many practical demonstrations and will get code snippets for using imaging filters, special effects, working with live camera feed and full resolution 41 and 20 Megapixel photos.

The training will be held on April 22, 2014 from 09.00 till 12.00. For the training please have device with Windows 8 and install Windows Phone 8 SDK and Nokia Imaging SDK from here.

Working with Windows Phone device APIs

During this session, you will learn how to work with Windows Phone APIs such as Voice and Speech, as well as, how to control external devices with Bluetooth. As an example, during the training we will build an app for a low level binary RFCOMM protocol used in Lego Mindstorms NXT 2.0 and will control Lego robot with the voice commands.

The training will be held on April 22, 2014 from 13.00 till 16.00. For the training please have device with Windows 8 and install Windows Phone 8 SDK.


It is expected that participants know principles of object-oriented programming. Preferably have some experience of development with C#/XAML.