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Male, 44 years old

Dion Hinchcliffe is an internationally recognized thought leader who has worked for two decades with leading-edge methods to accelerate project schedules and raise the bar for the effective development of software products and enterprise solutions. He has extensive practical experience with enterprise technologies and he consults, speaks, and writes prolifically on business strategy, IT, and software architecture. Dion is president and Chief Technology Officer of Alexandria, Virginia-based Hinchcliffe & Company (http://hinchcliffeandco.com), the world's premier Enterprise Web 2.0 consulting and advisory company. Dion, either directly or through hand picked associates, provides organizations with rapid, actionable strategic advice matched by effective execution and follow-up. Dion still works in the trenches with enterprise IT clients in the federal government and Fortune 1000. He also speaks and publishes about Web 2.0 and SOA on a regular basis including presentations at JavaOne, AjaxWorld, Interop, SOA Web Services Edge, Web 2.0 Expo, and many others. Dion is co-author of the forthcoming Web 2.0 Patterns book from O'Reilly, was founding editor-in-chief of the Web 2.0 Journal and AjaxWorld Magazine, and is editor-in-chief of Social Computing Magazine. He also writes ZDNet's popular Enterprise Web 2.0 blog and is founder and owner of Web 2.0 University(tm). Specialties Premium consulting, execution, strategy, mentoring, training, conferences, due diligence, enterprise systems, enterprise architecture, thought leadership, advisory, events, speaking, speaker, keynotes, mashups, Service-Oriented Architecture (SOA), Customer Relationship Management (CRM), BPM, Ruby, Ruby on Rails, Web services, SOAP, WS-*, Web 2.0, Enterprise 2.0, Enterprise Web 2.0, Ajax, Web-Oriented Architecture (WOA), RIA, Social Software, Social Media, Social Computing