Mads Kristensen

Program Manager, Web Platforms & Tools Team


Mads Kristensen is a Program Manager on the Web Platforms & Tools team at Microsoft working on the web developer experiences of Visual Studio. He has over a decade of experience in developing web applications on the Microsoft platform which got him the honor of becoming both an ASP.NET MVP and ASPInsider. When he founded the BlogEngine.NET open source project, he didn’t realize that it would grow to be the most popular blog application on the ASP.NET platform, used by 200,000 people worldwide. Mads is passionate about web standards and The Semantic Web and have given multiple talks at .NET user groups as well as conferences about this and other web related subjects. He blogs mainly about ASP.NET and regularly appears in interviews and podcasts about web technologies