Giovanni is an Italian living in London. His career spans many roles – from programmer to senior architect, technical leader, coach, trainer and mentor – in a variety of application domains including CASE tools, telecommunications, bioinformatics, and banking. Despite all that, he is still a programmer at heart, with a taste for simple code and smart Italian suits. He is a regular conference speaker, a past member of the committee of the London XPDay conference (http://www.xpday.org) and a past Chair of the ACCU conference (http://accu.org/index.php/
conferences). He is a contributor to the book "97 Things Every Programmer Should Know” published by O’Reilly.