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Mr. Covaci started his developer career in 1991, but wasn't until 1994 that he got introduced into the Microsoft world of technologies. In 1996 he moved from Romania to Sweden to work as a programmer. In 2004 he started working as an independent trainer, teaching .NET technologies on all levels, with emphasis on introductory courses, because it gives him a chance to influence the future .NET programmers. He works closely with Microsoft, both as Author, and Technology Reviewer for the new Microsoft .NET courses. He is a member of the MCT Advisory Council, INETA Speaker, IASA Speaker, and INETA Country Lead for Sweden. Since 2012 he is charge of bringing awesome speakers to Sweden as the conference chair of DevSum, the largest .NET Conference in Sweden. He is a passionate speaker about new technologies, like Multi-core & Async Programming, ASP.NET, new programming languages, patterns and trends. He can be found speaking at conferences like VSLive, TechEd, DevReach, TechDays, Öredev, ScanDev, NDC and MCT Summit. In 2011 he deiced to go back to what he loves most, programming, so he started to work again as a developer, living the dream. In Bermuda. Whenever he gets the time, he blogs at http://blog.multi-core.net/.