Ask Alexa: How Developers Can Design Engaging Conversations with Voice

Join Azi Farjad, Developer Evangelist for Amazon Alexa, as she provides insights on how voice experiences have transformed the way that customers interact with the world around them. This poses a unique challenge for developers to understand design patterns in voice space and to build engaging conversations.

In this session, we look at the experience as a whole and take you through key learnings that you can use when building for voice with Alexa skills. We provide tips of how to create engaging voice experiences for users and will familiarize you with design patterns in voice space. We will also share how to implement the experience with Alexa.

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Outline/Structure of the Talk

- Quick introduction to history of voice and technology

- How Alexa works

- Using SSML and Speechcons to make conversations engaging

- Designing Voice User Interfaces and show casing some sample skills

- Voice design pattern

Learning Outcome

- Voice technology

- How Alexa works

- Best practices and design patterns for voice

Target Audience

Developers, VUX / UX designers, IT managers

Prerequisites for Attendees

No Prerequisite

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