Israel Hilerio has been at Microsoft over 10 years. He is a Principal Program Manager Lead on the Internet Explorer team where he is responsible for technologies that enable web content development in the form of media, graphics, and layout. He’s worked at Windows Live Mesh, Windows Server on the Essential Business Server, Connected Systems Division delivering Workflow technologies, and in the CRM team. Before coming to Microsoft he was an owner of a software company that developed software for Cingular and has worked at several other software companies (VerticalNet, i2Technologies, Sun Microsystems, IBM, Lockheed Martin). Israel has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, has 15 US patents, and has spent over 20 years developing software solutions.