Mostafa Elzoghbi

Mostafa Elzoghbi is a Microsoft Sr. Technical Evangelist based in DC. He is specialized in building cloud based intelligent products. He is recognized as a SME in building secure, highly available, intelligent systems, predictive analytics, and cloud based products. His work is focused on building scalable solutions using Hadoop ecosystem, machine learning, OSS, and Microsoft data platform (Azure ML, HDInsight, Data Factory, IOT). Prior to joining Microsoft, He was awarded a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) award for five consecutive years. He holds a M.Sc. of Computer Science and holds several Microsoft certifications.

Drive Intelligence from Text in Smart Apps

Saturday, February 25th, 2017 at 10:00 am

In this session, The session covers how to use cognitive services to drive insights and intelligence in your applications. The session covers how to work with unstructured text and turn unstructured text into meaningful insights into mobile, web and line of business applications.

The session will be showing how to use a few lines of code to easily analyze sentiment, extract key phrases, detect topics, and detect language for any kind of text.

The session will provide an overview on Microsoft Cognitive Services and all related text analysis services including:
• Sentiment Analysis
• Key Phrase extraction
• Topic Detection
• Language detection

The session is code driven & will provide samples on how to build smart apps with cognitive services from Microsoft.

Machine Learning Workshop using Azure ML

Friday, February 24th, 2017 at 8:30 am

Does your company face business-critical decisions that rely on dynamic transactional data? If you answered “yes,” you need to attend this free, hands-on event featuring Microsoft analytic tools. We’ll focus on Azure Machine Learning capabilities and explore the following topics:

Common machine learning algorithms
Data sourcing options and model-building prep
Selecting and setting up your first model
Building predictive experiments
Understanding and interpreting the output
We’ll use real-world data to solve business problems that are relevant to your organization. So, if you’re a developer interested in machine learning or a data scientist expanding your skill set, this is a must-camp to do!

Discover what’s possible with machine learning. Space is limited for this one-of-a-kind, interactive session, where you’ll see how to uncover patterns and make predictions using the power of Azure Machine Learning. You’ll also discover how to select, validate and set up optimal models, and how to interpret the output. At the end of the day, you’ll understand how Azure Machine Learning can improve your data insights.

Get Your Site Microsoft Edge Ready

Saturday, October 10th, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Microsoft Edge – what are the technical details of Microsoft’s new browser, what’s new in Edge, and what’s the best way to develop for it? This session will go over the technical details of Microsoft Edge. We’ll discuss the value of the browser and how you can make sure your web sites are ready for Edge!

Building Mobile Cross Platform Apps using Cordova

Saturday, October 10th, 2015 at 11:30 am

This session will cover how to build cross platform mobile applications using Apache Cordova. Cordova allows web developers to use their existing web development skills to build cross platform mobile apps. Write a single code base in HTML/JS/CSS and deploy your app to iOS, Android and Windows Phone. The session will cover how to use JS libraries such as Angular and Backbone to build Apps in Visual Studio 2015.

The session will cover insights on understanding the project structure and best practices in building Cordova apps and it is demo driven!