Speaking

I speak at events of all sizes, it's pretty much my job.

Conferences, meet-ups, user groups, events.

I'll come to your event

I speak at events such as conferences, meet-ups, user groups, Microsoft events etc.

If you want me to come to your event, please email me or tweet me and we can sort the details.

My Talks

I’m happy to speak at developer events, community meet-ups with an audience size of approx 50 people or more. Here are a few topics that I’m talking about at the moment, but if you have a specific topic feel free to ask me.

My Bio

Here is my bio in various formats:

  • Third Person: Simon is a Senior Technical Evangelist within the Developer Experiences (DX) team at Microsoft UK. Over the past few years he has worked with UK developers and companies to help them understand and get the best from the Microsoft Platform. His current focus is the bot framework, cognitive services and conversations-as-a-service. Before joining Microsoft, Simon spent 8 years working as Development Lead for McLaren on F1 engine configuration and data telemetry applications and also in the games industry. You can find more of a complete career history at LinkedIn. Simon holds a BSc (hons) and PhD in Computer Science.
  • First Person: I am a Senior Technical Evangelist within the Developer Experiences (DX) team at Microsoft UK. Over the past few years I have worked with UK developers and companies to help them understand and get the best from the Microsoft Platform. My current focus is the bot framework, cognitive services and conversations-as-a-service. Before joining Microsoft, I spent 8 years working as Development Lead for McLaren on F1 engine configuration and data telemetry applications and also in the games industry. You can find more of a complete career history at LinkedIn. I hold a BSc (hons) and PhD in Computer Science.
  • Short: Simon is a Senior Technical Evangelist within the Developer Experiences (DX) team. His current focus is the bot framework, cognitive services and conversations-as-a-service.

A profile pics you can use with my speaker profile for your event:

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