Get the latest info for Windows developers

The Microsoft Build developer conference takes place in Seattle on May 10–12, but no matter where you are, join us for live-streamed keynotes, announcements, technical sessions, and more as it happens. Learn more about how Windows helps you engage your users, keep their information safe, and reach them in more places–RSVP now.


Learn the latest

Microsoft Build sessions and speakers will address vital topics for Windows developers. Learn more about:

  • Improvements that help you immediately engage your users with beautiful UI and natural inputs
  • Team collaboration and connectedness to streamline and improve your development experience
  • Services that make it easier to reach customers and learn what they want from your software
  • Connected screens and experiences that make your end-to-end experience stickier and more engaging
  • Mixed reality and creating deeply immersive experiences
Return to this site May 10–12 to watch live-streamed keynotes, announcements, technical sessions, and more as it happens. Check in beforehand, too, as we’ll offer updates and revised schedules–and after the event, you’ll be able to review sessions at your leisure.

Save the date

Windows Developer Awards

This year’s Microsoft Build conference will feature the first-ever Windows Developer Awards, given to the Windows developers who have accomplished outstanding work over the past year. We’re seeking votes from the developer community for four of these awards–so take a look and tell us who you think should win:

  • App Creator of the Year
  • Game Creator of the Year
  • Reality Mixer of the Year
  • Core Maker of the Year

Vote Now

Highlights from Build 2016

See all articles...

An overview of all of the most exciting announcements and innovations for Windows developers to come out of Build 2016.

The @HoloLens Dev Kit is shipping today! SDK and Emulator available

Today at //Build 2016/ in San Francisco, I was excited to join Satya to share new Windows 10 experiences and new opportu...

Integrate Ink into your app experiences using just two lines of code. #Build2016