Mario Casciaro is a software engineer and technical lead with a passion for open source. He began programming with a Commodore 64 when he was 12, and grew up with Pascal and Visual Basic.
At IBM, Mario worked on products for brands such as Tivoli, Cognos, and Collaboration Solutions, using a variety of technologies from C to PHP and Java.
He then plunged into the adventurous world of start ups to work full time on Node.js projects.
He ended up working in a lighthouse, at D4H Technologies, where he led the development of a real-time platform to manage emergency operations.