Giorgio Sardo is a Senior Director in the Developer & Platform Evangelism group at Microsoft Corporation, leading worldwide technical evangelism of client technologies such as Windows, Windows Phone and XBOX One.
Having spent much of his early professional career focusing on the future of the Web, Giorgio now heads a team of exceptional engineers and evangelists who work at the forefront of the latest platform innovations at Microsoft. He influences product strategy by channeling feedback from the developer ecosystem, and coordinates technical messaging and keynotes at major Microsoft events such as Build. His work also includes developing compelling apps and games in partnership with influential partners around the globe, and supporting field evangelism organizations worldwide.
Giorgio is a popular speaker globally. Over the last several years, he has presented and held the keynotes at hundreds of conferences, including Build, TechEd, Future of the Web, and TEDx.
Before joining the Evangelism group, he was the winner of the Microsoft Imagine Cup World Finals Competition, and was nominated as Best Consultant of the Year by the British Computer Society.@gisardo