Did You Know Most Speakers At Software Conferences Don’t Get Paid?

I have been speaking at software conferences since the 90’s. Since competition is pretty high at paid conferences, most I have spoken at are “community conferences” which are usually free or a very low-cost. One of the very first Silicon Valley Code Camps I spoke at (the largest in the world with over 2,500 attendees … Continue reading Did You Know Most Speakers At Software Conferences Don’t Get Paid?

dotNetDave Rocks SoCal Code Camp (San Diego) – 2016

I hope you will join me for the 10th anniversary of the SoCal Code Camp in San Diego on June 25th - 26th. It's always a great time with lots of learning! Below are the sessions I will be presenting. Röck Yoür .NET Coding Standards This session will guide any level of programmer to greater … Continue reading dotNetDave Rocks SoCal Code Camp (San Diego) – 2016

dotNetDave Rocks Silicon Valley Code Camp 2016

The dotNetDave Rock The Nation World tour will hit the 11th annual Silicon Valley Code Camp  on October 1-2, 2016. If you go to only one code camp/ community conference this year then this is the one! You need to experience 2,500 geeks being taught the most diverse topics by top speakers then you will … Continue reading dotNetDave Rocks Silicon Valley Code Camp 2016

Tips for Speaking at a Community Conference

I've been speaking for over 20 years and at community conferences like Code Camp and SQL Saturday for over 10 years. Based on my experience, here are tips and suggestions for anyone who wants to give back to the community and speak at these types of conferences. Prepare Your Slides And Demos! Don't wait until … Continue reading Tips for Speaking at a Community Conference

dotNetDave Rocks Silicon Valley Code Camp (2015)

I hope you will join me for Silicon Valley Code Camp in San Jose on October 3rd & 4th. Its the best and largest Code Camp in the world! Below is the session I will be giving. Röck Yoür Technical Interview ™ Sunday at 1:15pm Have you ever not gotten a job because you weren’t … Continue reading dotNetDave Rocks Silicon Valley Code Camp (2015)

dotNetDave Rocks Las Vegas Code Camp

I hope to see you at the very first Las Vegas Code Camp on February 21st! I hope you will attend my sessions listed below. If you live in the San Diego area and want to share a ride to Vegas, please contact me via the About page. Please click here to donate to the … Continue reading dotNetDave Rocks Las Vegas Code Camp

dotNetDave Rocks SoCal Code Camp (Los Angeles)

I hope to see you at this years SoCal Code Camp on November 15th & 16th! This is an awesome Code Camp drawing 600+ people. I hope you will attend my sessions listed below. Please click here to donate to the tour to keep the buses rolling (gas prices are going up)! Tour Sessions Röck … Continue reading dotNetDave Rocks SoCal Code Camp (Los Angeles)