Master Class #4: The Soul in The Machine – Developing for Humans (w/ Christian Heilmann)

In this class we talked to Christian Heilmann, HTML5/Open Web Evangelist at Microsoft, on how to integrate machine learning into the product design & development cycle.

Christian gave us a new perspective on building interfaces. Perspectives that involve Machine Learning to help humans that interact with our digital experiences do the tasks they came for.

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Christian Heilmann

Chris Heilmann

Chris Heilmann is an HTML5/Open Web Evangelist at Microsoft

Chris Heilmann has dedicated a lot of his time making the web better. Originally coming from a radio journalism background, he built his first web site from scratch around 1997 and spent the following years working on lots of large, international web sites.

He then spent a few years in Yahoo building products and explaining and training people including Yahoo Answers, Search, Local and Maps. He then worked at Mozilla moving HTML5 support forward and advocating Firefox OS as an open alternative to closed mobile systems.

Chris wrote two and contributed to eight books on web development and wrote many articles and hundreds of blog posts for Ajaxian, Smashing Magazine, Yahoo, Mozilla, ScriptJunkie and many more. He also wrote the Developer Evangelism Handbook in use in many companies to coach evangelists.

He is currently working with the Microsoft Edge team as a Program Manager for Developer Outreach.

You can find Chris on his personal blog, or on Twitter @codepo8

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