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IBM Developer Event: Building Santa as a service using Node-RED and Watson Visual Recognition

December 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm EST

IBM Developer Event: Building Santa as a service using Node-RED and Watson Visual Recognition

NYC Blockchain Center and Founding Member IBM Developer Team cohost this series of developer events.


Please bring proof of RSVP and ID in order to attend.

RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/82886623121

Please bring a laptop to follow along.



Have you ever wanted to learn about the various services available on IBM Cloud ? Well if so come to this fun holiday inspired workshop to learn about Node-RED and Visual Recognition!

Node-RED is an open source logic engine that allows programmers of any level to easily write code that can connect to APIs, hardware, IoT devices or online services. Watson Visual Recognition service lets you quickly and accurately tag, classify and train visual content using machine learning.

In this workshop you will learn how to work with both Node-RED and Visual Recognition to give yourself a beard just like Santa!


In order to run this workshops, please sign up for IBM cloud via https://ibm.biz/BdzkNi



6:30pm – doors open, food & networking

6:45pm – introductions round robin

7-8pm – hands-on workshop

8-8:30pm – Q&A

8:45pm – venue closes


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About the Presenter

Pooja Mistry (@poojamakes) is a developer advocate for IBM Cloud. She works on expanding the reach of IBM’s technology to New York City’s developer community. Her area of interest includes prototyping with NodeRED and working with AI services to build fun and interesting things! Prior to living in NYC, Pooja lived in Boston, MA where she was working as an API automation engineer in the healthcare tech industry. She mainly works in Javascript and Java, however she tinkers with Python. She is currently passionate about Node-RED and building IoT applications using Node-RED services. She is a strong believer in helping new technologist get up and running with technology and feel confident in their abilities to make!


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