Joydip Kanjilal is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in ASP.Net (2007 - 2012) for six consecutive years, as well as a speaker and the author of several books and articles. Here's the link to his MVP public profile: He has around 25 years of experience in IT, with more than 18 years in Microsoft .Net and related technologies. He has been selected as MSDN Featured Developer of the Fortnight and as Community Credit Winner several times. Joydip has authored nine books, reviewed about a dozen books and written more than 500 articles for MSDN, CodeMagazine, InfoWorld, SSWUG, Simple-Talk, Visual Studio Magazine, TechBeacon, TechTarget and several other sites of repute. Many of his articles have been featured at Microsoft's Official Site on ASP.Net. He was a speaker at the Spark IT 2010 event and at the Dr. Dobb’s Conference 2014 in Bangalore. He has also worked as a judge for the Jolt Awards at Dr. Dobb's Journal. He is a regular speaker at the SSWUG Virtual Conference, which is held twice each year. Joydip blogs regularly at