Kristina Rothe Game Development Evangelist at Microsoft Germany

Kristina Rothe, has a distinct background in games, project & team management and IT. Passionate for games, she was able to look at various aspects of the games industry from a diverse set of angles: writing for German online games magazine Gameswelt, coordinating projects for Square Enix Ltd., across all platforms, leading browser and mobile development teams and projects for Travian Games GmbH.

Kinect SDK for Unity

Nicoleta Mihali Technical Evangelist – UX Design & Natural User Interfaces, Microsoft Germany

Nicoleta Mihali is working as a Technical Evangelist for Microsoft Germany with a focus on natural user interface technologies, like Kinect and Cortana.
She works with developers and students to help them learn how to design and build more personal and user-friendly apps for Windows 10.

Nicoleta writes about natural user interface technology and Windows 10 development on her blog aka.ms/languageoftech.

Cortana / Speech

Jason Fox Technical Evangelist at Microsoft

As a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft, Jason gets to indulge his passion for educating and helping others be successful. He is a veteran software developer and technologist with over 15 years of experience in various industries – telecommunications, logistics, video games and defense. He has engineered large-scale systems including hardware, software and automation.

Jason grew up in Fort Worth, TX, where he currently resides with his family.

Project Oxford

Christian Schaller Co-founder & CEO at Metrilus GmbH

Christian Schaller graduated from the Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. He holds both a PhD and a diploma in computer science. While working on his PhD he was a member of the International Max Planck Research School for Optics and Imaging, Erlangen. During his education at university he has worked for the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits, Erlangen and spent one year at Siemens Corporate Research in Princeton, NJ, USA as a graduate student researcher. At Metrilus he is responsible for general management, business development, and marketing.

Kinect SDK