Build Advanced Alexa Skills - Workshop

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91springboard 7th Block, Koramangala

Hosur Rd · Bengaluru

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Next to Forum Mall, at the Big Bazaar building Koramangala.

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Build Incredible Voice-Enabled Experiences with Alexa

Join us to learn how to build compelling voice experiences for Alexa with advanced features. This free, one-day, hands-on learning experience will be held 16 March 2019 at 91Springboard, Koramangala (next to Forum Mall), Bengaluru.


9:00 AM - 9:30 AM:
Registration, Check-in

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Alexa Everywhere: An overview
- The future of voice-based experiences
- Overview of Echo, Alexa, and the tools used to build Alexa skills.

10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Alexa CLI
- Introduction to the CLI
- Build an Alexa skill using the CLI

11:15 AM - 12:30 PM
Dialog Management
- Introduction to slots
- Slot Elicitation
- Handling synonyms
- Slot and Intent Confirmations

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Designing for Voice
- Voice Design and scripting
- Context and Personalization
- Situational Design
- Persistence

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
Tea Break

3:15 PM – 4:30 PM
Voice Design Jam
- Brainstorm your skill
- Demos

4:30 PM – 5:00 PM
New Features and APIs
- Introduction to Alexa’s newest features
- Wrap up


NOTE: This a workshop for people who have some familiarity with Alexa and building Alexa skills. If you don't have prior knowledge about Alexa and would like to attend, build a simple skill to learn the basics before the workshop.