Professionally, Tim Huckaby is an industry luminary focused on Emerging User Experiences, User Interaction Design and the Natural User Interface (NUI).
Tim has over 35 years of technology experience including working on a server product team as a development lead on an architecture team at Microsoft. Mr. Huckaby worked on some famous and not so famous Microsoft Server products in the late nineties. Mr. Huckaby is a Microsoft Global RD, a Microsoft MVP and serves on many councils and boards like the Microsoft Application Development Partner Advisory Council.
Tim founded InterKnowlogy in 1999, Actus Interactive Software in 2011 and VSBLTY in 2015 and serves each of them as Chairman.
Tim has been called a “Pioneer of the Smart Client Revolution” by the press; His uncanny prediction of locally installed, native application popularity became true in spite of web application hype.
Tim is an accomplished:
Author, having published 3 books, hundreds of magazine articles and thousands of internet publications
Conference speaker and trainer, having been awarded many times for the highest rated technical & industry presentations and keynotes for Microsoft and many other industry & technology conferences like CES and events all around the world. Tim’s presentations and keynotes are consistently rated in the top 10% of all speakers at these events. Having worked for or with Microsoft for over 25 years, Tim has been on stage with, and done numerous keynote demos for many Microsoft executives including Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer.
Interviewer, having done numerous interviews in front of the camera for Microsoft and others.
Outside of the technology world, Tim’s true loves are family, spectator sports and the outdoors. Tim has been married for 27 years plus 8 years of Catholic dating to his wife Kelly and has two grown Children, Camille and Mark. Tim is an obsessed Fly Fisherman who has fly fished all over the world and ties his own flies. Tim’s flies, especially the “Huck-Hopper” are used by guides and fly fisherman around the world. Tim is not an “indoor workout guy”; He’s an avid mountain biker, endurance runner, snowboarder and beach volleyball player…even though he’s an “old guy”. Oh yea, Tim has never met a bar he didn’t like either.