Susan Ibach

Susan Ibach

Susan Ibach (aka @HockeyGeekGirl) is a technical evangelist at Microsoft, so she loves to talk about the latest developer technologies such as the cloud, machine learning, cognitive services, and more! She has worked as a consultant doing programming, testing, data conversions, roll-outs and also as a trainer teaching programming, databases, and business intelligence. Susan is a high energy presenter and takes pride in delivering engaging presentations.

Montreal 2017 sessions

Creating a Database with Django ORM

English session - Beginner

Django is an “all-in-one” web development platform. Built-in features include full templating technology, routing, and object-relational mapping. Using Django’s ORM capabilities frees you from having to write your own database access code, so you can focus the application you wish to build. The Django ORM can even create and manage the database for you! Learn how to create objects for ORM, and map properties to columns in your database.

Preparing your data for Machine Learning

English session - Beginner

Machine learning is amazing, but to get accurate predictions you will need to spend time working with your data to get the best possible outputs. Like the old adage says: garbage in garbage out! So if you are trying to learn more about machine learning, stop by and learn the basics of preparing your data for machine learning. We will start with a real world dataset and transform it to get more accurate predictions from our training model.

Vancouver 2016 sessions

Montreal 2016 sessions