Jarred Olson!

Problem Solver

Jarred has been developing software professionally for over 10 years. He is passionate about scalability, continuous delivery, removing inefficiencies, and developing DRY clean code in Groovy, Java, Javascript, Scala, or whatever the best tool for the job is. Currently employed at Step It Up in Columbus OH where he slings code while keeping a light and fun team environment. Outside of software Jarred enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 kids, woodworking, and watching college football.

Build your own Voice Assistant

Speaking is such a natural interface that we use it to interact with people all the time without even thinking about it. Why can’t we do that with the systems we build every day? Maybe it is because historically you needed a PhD to understand natural linguistics. But now a days Amazon, Azure, Google and IBM are making their voice recognition capabilities available as a service. Come to this session to learn how you can use these services to build your own voice assistant.

Time: 3:30 PM

Room: Green