As a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft Valery works with partners to get the most out of new technology and to leverage the potential of the cloud. Within the Netherlands Valery is Microsoft’s technical lead on IoT projects in the evangelism space. He also gets a lot of energy and inspiration from working with the maker community and seeing it’s potential to shape the future of both hardware and software development. With more than 15 years working in the field of software development, Valery brings with him the experience of national and international projects. He is a regular speaker and is involved actively in the Dutch Azure community.