AI Talks

with Jamie Dixon

Date: 04 June 2020
Time: 19:00 - 20:00 GMT

About the episode

About the talk

In this session, we will look at an end to end solution for crawling websites and using LUIS to extract meaning from the content obtained. This session is based on a recent project where we delivered 1 month early and 60% under budget, all because we used Azure and its AI services. This session is in English and the code examples are in Visual Studio using F#.

About Jamie Dixon

Jamie Dixon has been writing code for as long as he can remember and has been getting paid to do it since 1995. He was using C# and javascript almost exclusively until discovering F# and, more recently, Python. He has worked in a variety of industries and in a variety of roles: his most recent is as a technical lead for a natural language processing group. He has a passion for discovering overlooked gems in data sets and merging software engineering techniques to scientific computing. Jamie has a BSCS in Computer Science and a Masters in Public Health. He is the former Chair of his town's Information Services Advisory Board and is an outspoken advocate for Open Data. He is a 6-time Microsoft MVP and the author of Mastering .NET Machine Learning. You can find him on twitter at @jamie_dixon"