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As Corporate Vice President of Microsoft’s Developer Division, Julia Liuson leads the technical and business strategy, product development and engineering teams for Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code, and .NET Framework - including all programming languages, user interface, tools for building Azure, AI, mobile and Windows oriented applications. Previously, Julia has served a variety of leadership roles on product and engineering in the Microsoft Visual Studio product line, including leading the effort to make the .NET platform open source and cross platform. She started at Microsoft after graduation in 1992 and began her career as a software design engineer, working on Office clients, and various developer-oriented products during her tenure. Julia is a strong advocate of diversity in the workplace and a champion of women in STEM disciplines. She was the first woman promoted to Corporate Vice President of Development at Microsoft. She received the Asian American Executive of the Year award in 2013 and was inducted into the Women in Technology International Hall of Fame in 2019.