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Caio Proiete

( Caio Proiete )

Sao Joao da Talha, Lisboa


Microsoft Most Valuable Professional since 2009, helping Microsoft's customers adopt the latest technologies, and helping shape the future of Microsoft products.

Founder of the "NetPonto" user group (, the most active technical communiy in Portugal, where is a regular speaker and organizes monthly events since 2009. NetPonto hosted over 200 technical sessions presented by community members and MVPs on more than 80 events in different cities in Portugal, including Lisbon, Oporto, Coimbra, and others.

Featured Speaker at the Microsoft Innovation Week | Windows 8 Dev Day 2012 event in Portugal, presenting three sessions on Windows 8 Metro Style Apps development.

One of the main speakers of the Microsoft WebDay 2010 event in Portugal, presenting the session "What’s new in ASP .NET MVC 3", presented both in Lisbon and Oporto in October of 2010;

Speaker at the Microsoft TechDays 2010 Portugal event, presenting three sessions: "What’s new in Entity Framework 4", "What’s new in ASP .NET 4", e "Inversion of Control and Dependency Injection in the .NET world";

Honored with the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award for 6 consecutive years, 2009-2014, in recognition to his exceptional technical contributions and leadership;

Founder of the "NetPonto" user group (, one of the most active technical communities in Portugal, where is a regular speaker and organizes monthly meetings since 2009.

Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT) teaching courses and workshops since 2004 on different products, technologies and programming languages, such as ASP .NET MVC, Windows 8 Metro Style Apps, C#, WCF, WPF, Entity Framework, Team Foundation Server (TFS), SQL Server, and more, as well as developing courseware content;

Successfully passed in more than thirty official Microsoft certification exams related with the .NET Framework, from version 1.1 to 4.0 (MCPD, MCTS), including ASP .NET, Silverlight, WCF, SQL Server, and others.