Susan Ibach

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Biography

Niner since 2014

Susan Ibach (aka @HockeyGeekGirl)  loves to talk about the latest developer technologies such as data science, AI, and the cloud. She spent 8 years at Microsoft growing her own knowledge and reach within the company. She started out as a technical evangelist in Canada teaching Visual Studio and Windows Phone app development, then found herself creating content and curriculum for university faculty at Top CS schools around the world and finally inspiring students to embrace technologies such as AI and data science as the worldwide Microsoft Student Partner program manager. Before all that she worked as a consultant doing programming, testing, data conversions, roll-outs and also as a trainer teaching Oracle, SQL Server, SQL Server BI, and .NET programming. Susan is a high energy presenter and takes pride in delivering engaging presentations. When she is not staring at an LCD screen, she is probably running or off to a heavy metal concert with her husband and two grown boys.  Susan is currently an independent consultant helping companies share their technologies with developers around the world.