Speakers DotNext 2019 Piter

Jon Galloway
Jon Galloway Microsoft
Jon is the executive director of the .NET Foundation. He works at Microsoft as a Technical Evangelist focused on ASP.NET...

Jon is the executive director of the .NET Foundation. He works at Microsoft as a Technical Evangelist focused on ASP.NET and Windows Azure.

He's co-author of Professional ASP.NET MVC, writes samples and tutorials like the MVC Music Store and is a frequent speaker at conferences and international Web Camps events. Jon's been doing professional web development for 17 years, including high scale applications in financial, entertainment and healthcare analytics. He's part of the Herding Code podcast, Twitters as @jongalloway and blogs at http://weblogs.asp.net/jongalloway.

He likes to travel, but spends most of his time in San Diego with his amazingly patient wife Rachel, three wonderful daughters, a dozen avocado trees and the occasional rattlesnake.

Dino Esposito
Dino Esposito
Dino Esposito BaxEnergy
Dino Esposito authored over 20 books and 1000 articles in a so far 25-year-long career, gave 500+ conference talks and...

Dino Esposito authored over 20 books and 1000 articles in a so far 25-year-long career, gave 500+ conference talks and delivered no less than 10,000 hours of training. It is commonly recognized that his books and articles helped the professional growth of thousands of .NET and ASP.NET developers and software architects worldwide. Currently, Dino is Corporate Digital Strategist at BaxEnergy and practices with renewable energy and artificial intelligence. Next book is "Introducing Machine Learning in .NET". Get in touch at youbiquitous.net.

Christophe Nasarre
Christophe Nasarre Criteo
In addition to developing and shipping software on Microsoft stacks for 25+ years, Christophe Nasarre has been working as a...

In addition to developing and shipping software on Microsoft stacks for 25+ years, Christophe Nasarre has been working as a technical reviewer for MSPress, Addison-Wesley and other publishing companies since 1996 on books such as "CLR via C#" and the last editions of Windows Internals.

He is providing tools and insights on .NET and Windows development via his blog. Christophe also presented technical sessions on stage both internally at Microsoft or for ISVs and customers at public events.

Pavel Yosifovich
Pavel Yosifovich Author of the "Windows Internals" book
Pavel Yosifovich is a developer, trainer author and speaker. He's the co-author of "Windows Internals 7th edition Part 1" (2017)...

Pavel Yosifovich is a developer, trainer author and speaker. He's the co-author of "Windows Internals 7th edition Part 1" (2017) and author of "WPF 4.5 Cookbook" (2012). Pavel is also a former MVP and a Pluralsight author. He can be reached at zodiacon@live.com or through his blog.

Alex Thissen
Alex Thissen
Alex Thissen Xpirit
Alex has been involved in application development since the late nineties and worked as a lead developer and architect at...

Alex has been involved in application development since the late nineties and worked as a lead developer and architect at large enterprises and small companies. He spends his time teaching other developers the details of the Microsoft development platform and frameworks, and coaches architects to design and build modern distributed applications at cloud scale. He has received the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional award for Visual Studio and Development Technologies 12 times. In his spare time, Alex likes to participate in all kinds of sport and loves playing and programming new and retro video games.

Raffaele Rialdi
Raffaele Rialdi
Raffaele Rialdi Vevy Europe
Raffaele Rialdi is a senior Software Architect working as a consultant, speaker and trainer. Since 2003, he is a Microsoft...

Raffaele Rialdi is a senior Software Architect working as a consultant, speaker and trainer. Since 2003, he is a Microsoft MVP in the Developer Security category. His passion for the community brought him to be a member of the board of UGIdotNET, president of DotNetLiguria and co-founder of the Italian C++ user group. He is currently working as an architect and developer on the backend of an enterprise project with a specific focus on code generation and working on cross-platform mobile and IoT development in both C# and C++ languages.

Edwin van Wijk
Edwin van Wijk
Edwin van Wijk Info Support
Edwin has been working in IT since 1999 and is currently working as Principal Software Architect and Microsoft Community lead...

Edwin has been working in IT since 1999 and is currently working as Principal Software Architect and Microsoft Community lead at Info Support in the Netherlands. He's a Microsoft MVP in the Developer Technologies category.

His primary areas of expertise are: building distributed systems, systems integration, (web-scale) software architecture and patterns, software craftsmanship, .NET (Core) development, Azure and DevOps. Edwin likes sharing his knowledge about these subjects by publishing videos and speaking on events.

Stan Drapkin
Stan Drapkin
Stan Drapkin is a hands-on technical leader, manager, and security and compliance expert. He is focused on hiring, training, and...

Stan Drapkin is a hands-on technical leader, manager, and security and compliance expert. He is focused on hiring, training, and leading top-talent engineering teams using .NET to build highly secure cloud-based solutions for strongly regulated environments.

Stan has computer science and MBA degrees, as well as more than 17 years of .NET Framework experience. He picked up .NET 1.0-beta in 2001 while working as an engineer at Microsoft, and has been immersed in .NET evolution ever since.

Stan is an author of "Security Driven .NET" (2014) and "Application Security in .NET, Succinctly" (2017) books, as well as several open source .NET libraries.

Konrad Kokosa
Konrad Kokosa
Konrad Kokosa Gritstep
Author of the Pro .NET Memory Management book. Programming for over a dozen years, solving performance problems and architectural puzzles...

Author of the Pro .NET Memory Management book. Programming for over a dozen years, solving performance problems and architectural puzzles in the .NET world, speeding up web applications. Independent consultant, blogger, speaker and fan of Twitter. He also shares his passion as a trainer at Bottega IT Solutions in the area of .NET, especialy about application performance and diagnostics. Founder of the Warsaw Web Performance group. Microsoft MVP in the Visual Studio and Development Tools category. Co-founder of https://dotnetos.org initiative.

Alfonso García-Caro
Alfonso García-Caro Freelance
A linguist by heart and a programmer by choice, Alfonso has brought his passion for natural languages to the computing...

A linguist by heart and a programmer by choice, Alfonso has brought his passion for natural languages to the computing world. He is the creator of Fable, a popular F# to JS compiler, and coauthor of the book "Mastering F#". Currently works as a web engineer using F# and Fable for highly productive and reliable software development.

Kevin Gosse
Kevin Gosse Criteo
Kevin Gosse has been using Microsoft .NET technologies for 10 years, across client, server, and mobile applications. He is currently...

Kevin Gosse has been using Microsoft .NET technologies for 10 years, across client, server, and mobile applications. He is currently employed at Criteo, where he works on scalability, debugging, and optimization issues.

Sean Farmar
Sean Farmar Particular Software
Sean Farmar holds the world record for answering the most NServiceBus questions — even more than Udi :-). With over...

Sean Farmar holds the world record for answering the most NServiceBus questions — even more than Udi :-).

With over 20 years of experience, he specializes in providing simple solutions for complex business requirements using NServiceBus and applying SOA principles inspired by Udi Dahan.

As a solution architect with Particular Software, the creators of NServiceBus, Sean provides support, training and consulting for customers using NServiceBus and the Particular Platform.

Dmitri Nesteruk
Dmitri Nesteruk
Dmitri is a quantitative analyst. He has authored multiple books and courses on development and design patterns. His interests include...

Dmitri is a quantitative analyst. He has authored multiple books and courses on development and design patterns. His interests include computation, quanitative finance and algorithmic trading. He works with C# and C++ as well as HPC technologies such as CUDA and FPGAs.

Konstantin Gustov
Konstantin Gustov Raiffeisenbank
Currently Konstantin works as an architect. He has been developing software for more than 10 years. Having started with C++...
Konstantin Gustov

Currently Konstantin works as an architect. He has been developing software for more than 10 years. Having started with C++ and a bit of Delphi, later he completely switched to .NET and C# and is really happy about it. He has worked in several fields, from military and oil production energetics to banking. Konstantin always seeks to employ pragmatic approaches without extremes. He works with service architecture and DDD.

Roberto Freato
Roberto Freato
Roberto Freato Consultant / Author / Solution Architect
Roberto has been an independent IT consultant since he started to work. After his MSc in computer science engineering with...
Roberto Freato

Roberto has been an independent IT consultant since he started to work. After his MSc in computer science engineering with a thesis about consumer cloud computing he got specialization in Cloud and Azure. Today he works as a freelance consultant for major companies in Italy, helping clients to design and kick off their distributed software solutions.

He wrote some books on Microsoft Azure, for K12 education; he also trains/speaks for the developer community in many conferences. Roberto holds 45+ technical certifications on various vendors (MS, Sun, EXIN, Apple, Cisco, IBM). He's been a Microsoft MVP for 8 years.

Alexander Laptev
Alexander Laptev https://www.devbridge.com/
Biography will be added soon...
Alexander Laptev

Biography will be added soon

Mikhail Shilkov
Mikhail Shilkov
Mikhail Shilkov Prodrive Technologies
Mikhail Shilkov is a Microsoft Azure MVP, Russian expat living in the Netherlands. He is passionate about cloud technologies, functional...

Mikhail Shilkov is a Microsoft Azure MVP, Russian expat living in the Netherlands. He is passionate about cloud technologies, functional programming and the intersection of the two.

You can find him blogging at https://mikhail.io or presenting the stories of serverless and functional adoption at conferences and meetups. Mikhail is a co-host of the F#P Eindhoven meetup and the ServerlessDays Amsterdam conference.