Room 2 

11:40 - 12:40 


Talk (60 min)

Does spam have an opinion? Using machine learning to understand your spam.

What if we could interpret the sentiment and opinion of spam messages, and then respond? What if we could turn spam against itself? In this talk Lars will do just that using the power of cloud computing, machine learning and very very cute llama photos. Most likely without angering the spam gods.

Machine Learning

Lars Klint

Lars is a Senior Developer Evangelist with Pluralsight, author, trainer, Microsoft Azure MVP, community leader, aspiring YouTube host and part time classic car collector. He is heavily involved in the space of cloud computing services, especially Azure, and is a published author, solution architect and writer for numerous publications. He has been a part of the software development community for the past 20 years and co-organises the DDD Melbourne community conference, organises developer events with Microsoft, and also runs a part time car restoration business. He has spoken at numerous technical events around the world and is an expert in Australian Outback Internet.