We were inspired by the evolving industries and how to make jobs more accessible for minorities, homeless, immigrants, and others. This helps get more diverse people in the workforce and lessens recruiting methods from excluding minorities while also helping these groups be more upwardly mobile by making them more digitally involved.
What it does
Pandaploy is an Artificial Intelligence SMS chatbot that gives anyone job hunting support by giving relevant jobs to you and helping with resumes and other job counseling services.
How I built it
We used IBM Watson, Node.js, Twilio, and express
Challenges I ran into
Node.js programming being unfamiliar to us.
Accomplishments that I'm proud of
How much we got working in one day and how we can help people with this product. Also we are really proud of our logo and mascot that we made!
What I learned
Teamwork! Node.js. IBM Watson
What's next for Pandaploy
Further AI training, up to date jobs using linkedin api, and using LinkNYC