Boisy G. Pitre is Affectiva’s Mobile Visionary and lead iOS developer.
His work has led to the creation of the first mobile SDK for delivering emotions to mobile devices for the leading emotion technology company and spin-off of the MIT Media Lab.
He also owns Tee-Boy, a software company focusing on Mac and iOS applications for the weather and data acquisition markets, and authors the monthly Developer to Developer column in MacTech Magazine.
Boisy holds a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and resides in the quiet countryside of Prairie Ronde, Louisiana. Besides Mac programming, his hobbies and interests include retro-computing, ham radio, vending machine and arcade game restoration, and playing Cajun music.
Talks I've Given
Enriching Your Apps With Emotions
Featuring Boisy Pitre
What if your iPad or iPhone could detect your emotional state and respond in a way that enhances your day? What if an app could deliver soothing content when you’re feeling upset, or play your favorite song when you’re feeling happy? Find out how you could achieve this in Boisy's talk!ios apps