TechDays Sweden 2017

I had the honor of presenting one of the keynotes at TechDays Sweden.  The recording is available at


Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning Talks from Leaders Paris 2017

I was very honored to deliver two talks at Leaders Paris 2017: a main stage talk “Innovations in AI and Machine Learning” and a workshop “AI Now!”  The talks were posted to YouTube and are available now. In the “Innovations in AI and Machine Learning” talk, I discussed some of Microsoft’s recent innovations in artificial…


AI Announcements at the Build Day 1 keynote

So many exciting announcements in the Artificial Intelligence space at the Build keynote this morning!  In case you missed it, here’s the lowdown.  You can watch the keynote recording at   Cognitive Services Labs The Labs give developers an early look at the exciting emerging Cognitive Services technologies.  You can try out and…


The Bot Framework: My Favorite Samples

I have gotten the opportunity to work on multiple projects with the Bot Framework lately.  These have been a mixture of both my own projects and work for customers, some in C# and some in node.  Over that time, I’ve accumulated a list of samples and hands-on labs that have been extremely useful.  I’ve divided…


Precision Agriculture with IoT, Machine Learning, Drones, and Networking Research

Precision irrigation is the idea of instead of homogeneously watering a field, to measure and water only the areas that need it.  (If there is a little dip in the field, water will roll down and that area will receive more water.)  The same concept holds for applying fertilizer, etc. and in general, this concept…