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Information for Upcoming and Recent Events, Promo's, Signings and Talks:

"PrivileGEd" now on sale at Union College bookstore (Alumni section).  Michael spoke to Union Engineering Students at a Seminar on May 31, 2019.


UPCOMING 2021 "PrivileGEd" Signings, Book Talks & Other Events



2021 Date TBD- American-Italian Historical Museum - Postponed indefinitely by Corona pandemic. Intro video for AIHM membership  "PrivileGEd" Prologue Intro Video to AIHM Membership

1227 Central Ave. Albany, NY  12205. [Click on Museum Link above for latest info. or Video Link above for preview]


(ALL Events OPEN TO THE PUBLIC Unless otherwise noted)


Use CONTACT tab above to suggest a venue, request a presentation or a personal signing.


Additional Upcoming Events will be posted here as logistics are finalized.




Schenectady Trading Company

609 Union Street, Schenectady, NY 12305

Click on above Trading Company link to "all things Schenectady"

JULY 10, 2021, 1 - 3 pm  Outdoor Signing & Local Author Book Fair   -  Open to the Public
(featuring 10 local authors and multiple genres, including:

-Michael Davi ("PrivileGEd" a Memoir)
-Timothy Starr (Local History)
-Herb Terns (Fiction)
-Miki Conn (Fiction/Poetry)
-Sean McKenna (Children's)
-Johnny Rockenstire (Historical Fiction)
-Donna Esposito (Historical Fiction)
-Johnny Miller (Local History)
-John Sitterly (Fiction)
-Elizabeth Hudson (Children's)


FREE Promo gift for each "PrivileGEd" purchase including choice of GE logo golf balls and tee sets or Vacuum packed Generating Steam XL T-shirt, or your choice of a "dollar and a dream" scratch off ticket.

Prior purchasers may bring their copy of "PrivileGEd" along for a personalized signing as well.

Who can resist a visit to Caroline's wonderful Schenectady Trading Company featuring locally produced gourmet foods and treats, Schenectady-themed apparel and memorabilia plus unique handmade crafts and art work.   It's a great way to immerse yourself in the summer season!


APRIL 6, 2021 - Union College Self-Published Author's Panel Discussion - 10-11:30am via ZOOM Webinar

Registration Required - Click Here to Register


FEB. 25, 2021 - Fireside Chat w/Author Michael Davi;

Sponsored by ASME Greenville, SC Section.

This is a PrivileGEd ZOOM Event

Pre-Registration Required: Click Here to Register


NOV. 13, 2020 - Author Book Talk, Clifton Park - Halfmoon Public Library Virtual Presentation ; Friday 11/13/20 10:30AM
Click link for details => PrivileGEd Zoom Event

475 Moe Rd. Clifton Park, NY 12065


Jan & Feb 2020 - Featured eBook on THE FUSSY LIBRARIAN  25% Discount Priced at only $2.99

Nov. 9. 2019 - Meet & Greet "PrivileGEd" Book Signing;

Come say hello on Saturday, Nov. 9th at Market Block Books,

290 River Street, Troy, NY 12180. 


Sept. 24, 2019 - GE Elfuns Luncheon, Author "Book Talk" on "PrivileGEd"  BY INVITATION ONLY, Van Patten Golf Course, Jonesville, NY 12065)

Sept. 14, 2019 - Albany Book Festival, Sponsored by NYS Writers Institute at UAlbany (SUNY Albany, 10am-5pm in Campus Center, 1400 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12222).  See: www.albanybookfestival.com


Sept. 9, 2019Author Book Talk on "PrivileGEd" Gloversville Public Library (58 E. Fulton St. Gloversville, NY 12078) at 6PM


Sept. 9, 2019 Author Luncheon Talk on "PrivileGEd", GE Global Research Center - Langmuir Luncheon Group - By Invitation Only, Niskayuna, NY)


July 31, 2019 - Author "Book Talk" on "PrivileGEd" . Niskayuna Branch of Schenectady County Library (2400 Nott St. East, Niskayuna, NY 12309)


May 31, 2019 - Union College Engineering Seminar Talk - Olin Auditorium, Union College, Schenectady, NY - By Invitation Only


May 8, 2019 - Keynote Speaker at ASME Hudson-Mohawk Section Awards Dinner (100th Anniv. Year), Moscatiello's Restaurant, E. Greenbush, NY


May 8, 2019 -'Meet the Author' Presentation for "PrivileGEd" at the William K Sandford (Colonie) Town Library.   A video link to the presentation is available by clicking ->: PrivileGEd Author Book Talk with Michael Davi - May 8, 2019

A 30-minute video pre-talk interview with Michael Davi and Joe Nash discussing "PrivileGEd" is available by clicking the link below:  

 Meet the "PrivileGEd" Author Video Interview with Michael Davi


April 30, 2019 - GE/KAPL Retirees Luncheon Talk at the Water's Edge Lighthouse. (2 Freeman's Bridge Rd., Schenectady, NY 12302).


March 28, 2019 - Author Book talk on "PrivileGEd" Schenectady County Historical Society (SCHS) 32 Washington Avenue, Schenectady, NY 12305

For more info on SCHS, click link -> Schenectady County Historical Society


Daily Gazette newspaper article on "PrivileGEd" promoting SCHS talk is available by clicking link below:

Schenectady Daily Gazette Article on "PrivileGEd"


MARCH 23. 2019 - Michael was a guest on "The Historians" radio podcast hosted by local (NY Capital District) area author, news and radio personality Bob Cudmore, to discuss "PrivileGEd"Replays of the recorded 30-minute podcast from local WCSS radio (1490AM and 106.9FM)is now available on the link below:

Bob Cudmore's "The Historians" podcast with PrivileGEd author Michael Davi


Use CONTACT tab above to suggest a venue, request a presentation or a personal signing.