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I tend to speak to and attend many developers conferences (including those related with Delphi and other Borland products). I also run my own seminars in Italy. Available for on-site training, worlwide.

2009 Conferences and Events

Fall 2009 Conferences: EKON (Germany), SDC (Holland), ITDevCon (Italy)

After talking at the online CodeRage4 conference organized by Embarcadero Technologies, I attended:

  • EKON 13 (German page) doubles as Delphi Live Germany ( English page) will be at Darmstadt, near Frankfurt, from September 28th to October 2nd. I'm scheduled to speak on Creating Windows 7 Applications with Delphi, Multitier with DataSnap, and Towards a Delphi REST Framework.
  • SDN Conference at Arnhem (Netherlands), on October 19 and 20th. I'm goign to talk about Domain Specific Languages in Delphi, Multithreding in Delphi, and Creating Windows 7 applications with Delphi.
  • ITDevCon in Verona (Italy), on November 11th and 12th, is a brand new conference that will have tracks in Italian but also in English. Goign to give 4 or 5 talks there. If you are interested in attending (considering there will be both English language and Italian language tracks), my companies resells admission tickets. There is a discount before September 30th. Send me email for details.

Summer 2009 Conferences: Delphi Day Italia, Delphi Tage (Hamburg), Delphi Developer Days (London, UK)

On June 4th my company is setting up a one-day Delphi event in Piacenza, Italy. The yearly gathering of Italian Delphi developers is usually rich of technical content and a chance to meet and discuss with other fellow developers. Details (in Italian) at


March 30th/31st and April 2nd/3rd 2009, I took take part with Cary Jensen in the Delphi Developer Days Spring 09, 2 days of training in 2 US cities by 2 Delphi top experts. On July 1st and 2nd the training session will come to Europe, for an event in London. See for details. This is a unique opportunity and seating is limited.

I'm also scheduled to speak at Delphi Tage on June 6, in Hannover, Germany.

May 13-16, San Jose, California
Delphi Live!: I'll give a full day tutorial with Cary Jensen and three sessions during the main conference, covering Rest Client, the Fun Side, and Unicode.

June 6, Hannover, Germany
Delphi Tage: I'll give a session about Rest clients in Delphi.

Just Done

March 30th to April 3rd, US
Delphi Developer Days Spring 09: A two-days all Delphi event with myself and Cary Jensen. A unique opportunity to learn from two top experts about Delphi for Win32 and .NET, with stops in the Washington DC area and the Chicago area.

March 16th to 18th, Rome
BASTA Italia: Giving a talk on REST and SOAP, at an Italian .NET conference.

2008 Conferences

  • CodeRage 2008, December 1st - 5th. The virtual conference by CodeGear. I gave 4 talks, as on my blog. CodeRage source code files can be downloaded from
  • EKON 12 (Germany), October
  • SDC (Netherlands), October
  • Delphi Tage (Germany), June
  • Delphi Day (Italy), June
  • EKON Spring (Germany), February

2005 COnferences

  • Borland Conference. You can see pictures form the Borland 2005 developers conference on my site. For a short report see my blog, November 2005.
  • 24 Hours of Delphi: Borland released the official recordings of the 24 Hours of Delphi event. You can find them here on BDN. Recordings include streaming or MP3 download of all interviews, including mine.
  • Delphi Day 2005, Piacenza June 9th: On June 9th, in Piacenza, I help organizing (with our user group and Borland Italy) a free Italian meeting of Delphi developers, called Delphi Day 2005.

2004 Conferences

2001 Conferences

  • Picture report from DCon 2001, Reading (UK) - June 2001
  • I'm going to speak at the Borland Conference in Long Beach - July 2001, and I'm also giving a two-days class after it (see home page for details).

2000 Conferences

1999 Conferences

  • 10-14 May, Software Development Conference West '99, San Francisco (California). I'll attend the conference, not speak at it. I'll be happy to set up an informal meeting during the conference days with people attending it.
  • 17-21 July, Inprise/Borland Conference ICON'99, Philadelphia. Get ready for a new "Fun Side of Delphi", along with the C++Builder version and an introduction on Object Pascal for C++ programmers. See my list of Marco's presentations and conference news page. You can find more details about the conference on the Inprise Conference web site.
  • September, BUG-UK and the Delphi Magazine are organizing a Delphi Conference in London (UK). I've been invited but had to cancel, as I should become father exactly in those days. This is going to be a very nice conference, so do attend it and say hello from me to Joanna, Phil, and Chris...
  • Fall, the announced Borland European Conference has been cancelled.
  • November 2, I'll teach a masterclass for the UK Borland USer Group.

1998 Conferences

  • November 4, BUG Masterclass, London (UK)
  • September, Inprise Conference Germany, Frankfurt (Germany)
  • August 8-12, Borland International Conference, Denver (Colorado)
  • March 25th-April 1, Delphi Training Classes, Singapore
  • March 5 and 6, User Group Meeting, Stockholm (Sweden)
  • February 23-27, DevWeek98, London (UK)
  • February 24, BUG Main Meeting, London (UK)
  • February 9-13, Software Development '98 West, San Francisco (California)