Build Actions for Your Community

GDG Chicago
Wed, Jun 20, 2018, 6:00 PM (CDT)

About this event

“Build Actions for Your Community” is an open and modular event designed by Google and offered to you our community. We will offer opportunities for developers attending the event to learn how to build Actions for the Google Assistant that are useful for your community - whether it's a professional network, interest group, or your hometown. Together, we can build something in an area that you care about or are interested in! We can't wait to see you there!

Join us as Jeremy Wilken, an expert on all things Google Assistant, walks through some of the exciting capabilities available when building your own actions for the Google Assistant and help you get started.

6:00 - Food & networking
6:30 - Welcome & announcements
6:45 - Build Your Own Voice Interface with Google Actions Presented by Jeremy Wilken

Build Your Own Voice Interface with Google Actions

Learn how to create your own voice interfaces using the Google Actions platform. We'll look at the technologies involved, how to plan for a conversation, and then build a voice interaction together.

With the rise of voice assistants, voice is becoming another surface area for users to interact with your product or service. We can now start to blend this new technology with our existing offerings to improve user experience, engagement, and satisfaction.

About the Speaker:
Jeremy Wilken is a software engineer and Google Developer Expert for Angular and the Google Assistant. He is the author of Angular in Action and Ionic in Action, as well as a regular speaker at events around the world. Jeremy lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and daughters. When he isn't coding, you can find him brewing beer.


  • Dan Baran

    Dan Baran

    GDG Chicago


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  • Joel Vasallo

    Joel Vasallo

    TAG - The Aspen Group

    Director, Platform Engineering

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