Jen Looper

Principal Cloud Advocate, Developer Relations, NextGen

Jen Looper is a Google Developer Expert and a Cloud Developer Advocate Lead at Microsoft on the Academic Team with over 20 years' experience as a web and mobile developer, specializing in creating cross-platform mobile and web apps. She's a multilingual multiculturalist with a passion for hardware hacking, mobile apps, Vue.js, machine learning and discovering new things every day. With a PhD in medieval French literature, Jen's area of focus is currently in digital humanities by way of applied machine learning, applying new techniques to rediscover ancient artifacts. She is the founder and CEO of Front-End Foxes, Inc., an international nonprofit charity that promotes diversity in front-end developer communities. Visit Front-End Foxes Inc at and learn about our bootcamp for women at Visit Jen's personal site at, or connect via Twitter @jenlooper.

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