It’s a fair question, and one worthy of more than a hand-wavy answer about how it’s cool… or something.
And, if the demo deities are with us, we may even have a robot assistant on hand.
Raquel Vélez is a Senior Software Developer at npm, Inc. in Oakland, CA. She has previously worked at institutions such as Caltech, NASA JPL, the MIT Lincoln Laboratory, and various universities in Europe. In her off time, you can find her baking, teaching NodeBots not to fall off of tables, and speaking. Also, hanging out with her hilarious husband and two cats dressed in dog suits.