FITC Toronto 2015

2015-04-12 00:00:00 2015-04-15 00:00:00 America/Toronto FITC Toronto 2015 A three-day professional celebration of the best the world has to offer in design, web development, media and innovation in creative technologies. Toronto FITC Toronto


This talk will introduce the audience to Intel Edison, Intel’s newest maker platform. It will show how Edison can be transformed into a smart, natural device by teaching it to see and hear while retaining its small form factor.

The talk will also briefly describe how to interface Edison with simple supplementary hardware to create a programmable, voice-controlled system.


Highlight the possibilities of Speech Interaction with Maker Devices.

Target Audience

Developers, designers, programmers.

Five things audience members will learn

  1. What’s Intel Edison.
  2. How Language Models Work.
  3. Simple Circuits.
  4. About LEDs.
  5. Voice Interaction.