Overview of Azure Cognitive Services

Azure Cognitive Services provide the ability for applications to interact with users with the human touch. By using these services, applications now have the ability to see, hear, speak, and understand human interactions. This is made accessible by a set of rich APIs for use in web, desktop, or mobile applications in virtually every language.

In this presentation, we’ll discuss the four major categories of Azure Cognitive Services, and briefly view the rich features within each one.

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Our Speaker
Sam Nasr has been a software developer since 1995, focusing mostly on Microsoft technologies. He’s a Sr. Software Engineer with NIS Technologies where he consults and teaches clients about the latest .Net technologies. Sam has achieved multiple certifications from Microsoft (MCSA, MCAD, MCTS, MCT), and is the leader of the Cleveland C#/VB.Net User Group since 2003. In addition, he’s the leader of the .Net Study Group, an author for Visual Studio Magazine, and a 5x Microsoft MVP. When not coding, Sam loves spending time with his family and friends or volunteering at his local church.


Brad Nellis is the Program Chair for the Akron Chapter of AITP, and a Market Development Executive for Centric Consulting.

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