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PopUp Robots - Making a smart Kitty Detector powered by AWS IoT and AI

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Our speaker this month will be Linda Nichols.

Linda is going to talk about her mischievous cat problem and how a proposed solution evolved into a cloud-based kitty detection system. She will show her hybrid NodeBot/IoT project and how it works seamlessly with some of the new features of Amazon Web Services. She'll include a brief summary of AWS Lambda, IoT, SNS, Rekognition and how to get started as a beginner in the cloud.

Linda is a software developer at Emerging Technology Advisors. In addition to creating software, she has a passion for community involvement and education. She is a co-founder of Norfolk.js, NodeBots Norfolk, and RevolutionConf. She also teaches a variety of local classes and workshops. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from Old Dominion University and a Masters in Information Technology from Virginia Tech. She enjoys bad karaoke, good sushi, and all varieties of cats.