Azure 101: Build intelligent bots with Azure cognitive services

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We will walk you through the process of creating your first bot, hosting it on Azure and using AI provided by Azure cognitive services to make your bot intelligent.

We will explore exposing your bots on different channels including Android and iPhone. We will demo building a bot in an iPhone app using Xamarin & .NET Framework.

We will explain how to setup LUIS models (Language understanding intelligent service) to make your bot more human.

Expect to see:

• Visual Studio

• .Net Framework

• MacInTheCloud

• Xamarin


• iPhone App

• Bots running on Skype, Facebook & Slack!

Ahmed Farag (Developer & Solution Architect)

Ahmed works for Microsoft as a Cloud Solution Architect. Been with Microsoft for 8 years. Focused on building solutions that runs on Azure. Has extensive experience with developing solutions with Microsoft technologies.

His recent blog:

Note: Please enter through Barracuda’s main entrance with flags at the front (as shown in the picture above)


6:30 - 7:00 PM: Drinks and Networking
7:00 - 9:00 PM: Presentation

For an early taste of bots and if you have questions about the topic, talk to