Put open source to work
July 16–17, 2018: Training & Tutorials
July 18–19, 2018: Conference
Portland, OR
Laurie Hannon

Laurie Hannon
Principal Consultant, SoftSource Consulting

Website | @lauriehannon

Laurie Hannon is a Portland-based senior software engineer at SoftSource Consulting. For over 20 years, she has spent her days coding, mostly on the Microsoft stack. Laurie was the first female computer science major to graduate from Carleton College and the first student to earn honors in the major. Since then she has shipped more products than she can remember.


11:00am11:40am Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Artificial intelligence
Location: Portland 251
Level: Intermediate
Laurie Hannon (SoftSource Consulting)
Laurie Hannon introduces you to Mycroft, an open source virtual assistant similar to Siri, Alexa, and the Google Assistant. Laurie explains what it takes to code your own custom skill for Mycroft and details how Microsoft’s open source Bot Framework can be used for cross-platform chatbots. Read more.