Elementary (Celebrity Recognition), My Dear Watson

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111 S Jackson St · Seattle

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Check in at the front desk in the lobby and the onsite team will direct you to the meetup room.

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Do you ever have trouble matching a name to a face? Or wondered if someone was considered a bonafide ‘celebrity’? Well, wonder no further! In this talk, we’ll build a microservice in Swift that will use IBM Watson’s Visual Recognition API to figure out *who* is a celebrity!

Speaker: Jaime Lopez (https://twitter.com/devwiththehair)

Bio: Jaime is an experienced software developer with a focus on iOS development. He led the iOS development team at OfferUp where he helped make the buying and selling experience simpler, faster, and safer. Jaime is currently an iOS developer at Simple, where he helps make personal banking delightful. He also worked on the StoreMode™ technologies at Point Inside. Jaime often enjoys a nice cup of coffee and conversation on various topics. He is also a co-host of the More Than Just Code podcast.

Food and drinks will be provided!