Peter Gallagher

Information & Communications Technology

IoT Azure IoT alexa Particle Electronics aws Arduino Dot NET Core devops

Loughborough, England, United Kingdom

A tour of Azure Vision using Azure Notebooks and Python

There's so much built in to Azure's Vision Cognitive Services API!

This session will run you through all of the different options available to you using Azure Notebooks and Python.

We'll have a practical code based demos of everything from Face Recognition, through Object recognition to Emotion Detection and everything in between.

When you leave you'll have a greater understanding of the possibilities for recognising the world around you.


Peter Gallagher

Freelance Programmer for PJG Creations, Microsoft Azure MVP, Pluralsight Author... IoT Expert, proud dad, gadget addict and Meetup organiser.

Pete Gallagher is a Freelance IT Consultant, Microsoft Azure MVP, Pluralsight Author and owner of PJG Creations Ltd.

He has been creating software for decades and is happy programming in just about any language.

Pete has been involved in a wide span of tech in his many years of industry experience, including IoT Projects for; Royal Mail Stamp Vending before there was such a thing as modern IoT, Building Monitoring Systems, Internet Connected Self Service Kiosks and much more.

He has presented all over the UK on a variety of IoT Topics, including Azure IoT Hubs, Amazon Alexa, Particle Photon, Arduino etc etc.

Pete also organises​ Notts IoT, co-organises Dot Net Notts, Notts Dev Workshop and sits on the Board of LATi, a Loughborough based Advanced Technology networking group.

He is also an active STEM Ambassador and is passionate about making STEM subjects accessible to all ages.

Pete particularly likes gadgets of all kinds!

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