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First year awarded:
2011
Number of MVP Awards:
4
Technical Expertise:
Windows Embedded
Technical Interests:
Kinect for Windows, Microsoft Azure, Windows Platform Development
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Language
Italian, English
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Certifications
MCSD Windows Store Apps & Web Applications, MCTS Windows Embedded, MCTS .NET 4, MCTS Windows Mobile
Gianni Rosa Gallina
Italy
Biography
Gianni Rosa Gallina is an Italian MSc Information Technology Engineer, Software Architect/Consultant/Developer in BEPS Engineering (Microsoft Embedded Gold Partner) since 2007, Pluralsight Author since 2013 and graduated at the Polytechnic of Turin in 2009.

In 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 he has been awarded Microsoft MVP for Windows Embedded. In 2011 he won the second prize at the international hobbyist competition Microsoft Embedded Spark.

In addition to Windows Embedded and .NET development, he's focusing also on Windows Store Apps development, mobile apps development for Windows Phone and the cloud, with projects with Silverlight, ASP.NET MVC, Umbraco CMS and Microsoft Azure. Recently, he's working on apps for Android, Computer Vision, wearable technologies (Google Glass and Android Wear) and NUI (Natural User Interfaces) using Microsoft Kinect and Leap Motion.

Gianni is also a trainer for Windows Embedded CE 6.0, Windows Embedded Standard 7 and Windows Embedded 8 Standard. In addition to official Microsoft courses, he is involved in academic and research activities: student internships and degree thesis projects tutoring; support, courses and seminars about Windows Embedded for engineering schools and Polythecnic of Turin.

He is an active member of the local Microsoft technology community: TTG - Torino Technologies Group.
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