Announcement : “David I” will Keynote ZendCon 2013

Do you know a Developer Community Champion? Developer Advocate? Developer Evangelist?

David Intersimone, known to developer’s around the world as for over twenty years simply a “David I” virtually created these career paths that are now commonplace in the software development industry!

Zend is THRILLED to announce that David I will be joining ZendCon 2013 to share an amazing and unique keynote address.

Devs2-A-Palooza !

What do you get when you combine Developers and Devices?

You have a “Devs2 a Palooza”.

In this Zend Confernce 2013 keynote, David Intersimone, “David I”, will take developers on a tour of the smart/intelligent sensor/device world and the opportunities for developers to create applications for next generation desktop computers, 2-in-1 devices, smart phones and devices of all types, shapes and sizes.

Today’s smart phones have location, accelerometer, orientation, cameras, microphones, voice control, alternative user interfaces and other sensors and devices. In the next few years we will also see sensors and devices for temperature, humidity, proximity, personal health monitoring, and more. We are also witnessing the appearance of more than trillions of wireless sensor devices with new opportunities for developers to build apps for wearables, automobiles, medical devices, meteorology, climate monitoring, home control, and more.

David will bring multiple devices to show what developers can build today and into the future.

Get ready for audience participation with the devices as well!

David I’s Bio


David Intersimone, Vice President of Developer Relations and Chief Evangelist
David Intersimone (known to many as David I.) is a passionate and innovative software industry veteran-often referred to as a developer icon-who extols and educates the world on Embarcadero developer and database tools and runs the company’s rampant online community. He shares his visions as an active member of the industry speaking circuit and is tapped as an expert source by the media. He is a long-standing champion of architects, developers and database professionals and works to ensure that their needs are folded into Embarcadero’s strategic product plans. Before Embarcadero, David spent more than 20 years with Borland in various evangelism, engineering, and development capacities, including creating the company’s developer relations program. He previously served as Director of Product Services for Softsel Computer Products Inc. (now Merisel). David holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo, California.