David Giard is a former accountant and a former biochemist, who has been developing solutions using Microsoft technologies for over 2 decades. Currently, David helps people build solutions in his role as a Microsoft Technical Evangelist. David has been very active in the developer community, speaking at numerous major conferences, code camps, and user groups around the world; helping to lead user groups; and helping to organize conferences and other geek events. He is the host and producer of the mildly popular online TV show Technology and Friends. He is the co-author of the Wrox book Real World .NET, C#, and Silverlight. You can read his latest thoughts at www.DavidGiard.com (http://www.davidgiard.com/). His hobbies include video, photography, sports, and embarrassing his sons.
Food is always provided! Plan on coming a few minutes early (11:40-12:00) to grab a bite and a seat. Attendees arriving after 12:10 will not be admitted.
All Geekfest events are streamed live (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC0tmJUMusYsJbPN3-Acikg/live) and then are immediately published to our YouTube account (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCC0tmJUMusYsJbPN3-Acikg).
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Geekfest is always looking for speakers! Email us at [masked] if you are interested in giving a talk.