Azure (Public/Hybrid), Microsoft Sessions

TT12 Applying AI to Save Lives: How a Team at Microsoft Made Drones Self Aware

August 4th, 2020

3:00pm - 4:15pm

Level: Intermediate Advanced

Anthony Bartolo

Sr. Cloud Ops Advocate


The world is changing. Our desire to have information at our fingertips at all times allows us to be more informative of our decisions and selections. Data now resides in the cloud but parking it there is not enough. Artificial Intelligence plays a key role in understanding all this data, but where does one start? Attend this session to learn how Microsoft, alongside Indro Robotics and the Canadian Coast Guard, collaborated on a project to harness AI in making drones self-aware in aid of search and rescue efforts as well as other open source implementations of AI.

You will learn:

  • Security
  • Machine Learning
  • Azure Architecture