What we're about

Alexa is the voice service that powers Amazon Echo, provides capabilities, or skills, that enable customers to interact with devices in a more intuitive way using voice. Examples of skills include the ability to play music, answer general questions, set an alarm or timer, and more.

This meetup group is built around creating a community around people who are interested in developing skills for Alexa. We will host both online and offline events where we share our knowledge about building for Alexa. We'd love to hear about your experiences as well. So if you have something to share or want to demo a cool skill that you built, message one of the organizers.

Check out alexa.design/india to get started.

Upcoming events (1)

Build Advanced Alexa Skills - Workshop

Note : Attendees, please RSVP here https://alexaskillsworkshop-hyd.splashthat.com/ 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 26 March 2019 at T-Hub, Gachibowli at Hyderabad. Agenda: 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 - 11:30 AM Dialog Management - Introduction to slots - Slot Elicitation - Handling synonyms - Slot and Intent Confirmations 11:15 AM - 12:30 PM Memory -Adding session attributes -Adding persistent attributes 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Lunch 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.

Past events (2)

Alexa Workshop 101 - Learn to build Alexa skills

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