Chris Pendleton

Chris Pendleton is a veteran in the mapping industry whose 20-year experience spans across a multitude of software engineering disciplines. Currently a Principal Program Manager Lead inside Microsoft's Azure Internet of Things team, Chris is spearheading location-based services initiatives for Microsoft's Connected Vehicle Platform. He has led the shipping of dozens of Microsoft products and respective versions across various mediums inclusive of desktop software, web services and (spatial) database software; and, has spent significant time working with enterprise customers and developers to solve challenges and broaden opportunities to increase utilization of geospatial technologies.