Google Assistant - Build Actions For Your Community

GDG Kuwait
Sat, Jun 30, 2018, 9:30 AM (GMT+3)

About this event

Google Assistant is the artificial intelligence powered engine that allows you have conversations with your phone and other smart devices; prompting them to response in a conversational manner.

In this full day workshop, you will learn how to create your own custom actions and activities for Google Assistant.

Here is what we will be doing:

- Introduction to Google Assistant πŸ€–
- Understand how computers take πŸ—£ speech and convert it to actions
- Learn best practices in how to deal with human speech when writing applications for smart devices
- Go through a basic sample application for Google Assistant
- Everyone will do a hands-on lab πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ’»πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ’»(approximately an hour ⏲)

After a short break, you will split into teams (maximum 3 🀝 people) and write your own actions πŸ’ͺ ! All you need to do is bring your laptop πŸ’», charger πŸ”Œ and a quirky idea 🀑. Mentors πŸ‘©πŸ»β€πŸ«πŸ‘¨πŸ»β€πŸ« will be available to assist you.

Near the end of the event, the teams will present 🎀 their ideas on the stage. You can also submit your idea to Google to win cool perks and credits. πŸ˜ŽπŸ‘πŸ’°

Plenty of πŸ•πŸ©β˜•οΈ will be on hand to keep you energized.


Organizers

  • Zainab AlMeraj

    Zainab AlMeraj

    Kuwait University

    GDG Organizer

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  • Maryam AlMahdi

    Maryam AlMahdi

    Kuwait university, GDG Kuwait organizer

    GDG Organizer

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  • Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Hafsa ALmuhanna

    Kuwait University

    Organizer

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  • Umaima Eftikhar

    Umaima Eftikhar

    Organizer

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  • Fatemah Husain

    Fatemah Husain

    Kuwait University

    Assistant Professor

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  • Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Shorook Al-Sayegh

    Kuwait Informatin Technology Society

    Board Member

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