Anup Reghunathan


Anup Reghunathan has been with Microsoft for more than 15 years where he led various engineering teams building consumer as well as enterprise products and services. He is currently leading engineering in India for the Commercial Software Engineering with a special focus on Data, AI and Cognitive Services. Taking a break from his career at Microsoft, he also founded and AI startup and was the CEO for 2 years. He is a graduate of IIT Kharagpur and holds a Masters Degree in Computer Science from Indian Institute of Science(IISc).

Session: Microsoft Cognitive Services: Building cool Computer Vision applications using Cognitive Services APIs, LUIS and Bot Framework

Microsoft Cognitive Services are a set of APIs, SDKs and services available to developers to make their applications more intelligent, engaging and discoverable. Microsoft Cognitive Services expands on Microsoft’s evolving portfolio of machine learning APIs and enables developers to easily add intelligent features – such as emotion and video detection; facial, speech and vision recognition; and speech and language understanding – into their applications.
In this talk, we’ll highlight some exciting applications of the Cognitive Services built both by Microsoft and outside companies, and then show you how to get started with your own exciting application using LUIS, the Bot Framework, and the Computer Vision API.