Take a tour of the magic behind Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa. Learn about skills – 3rd party apps designed to expand Alexa’s capabilities – and what the voice-driven space is like. Smart speakers and software agents are a fast-paced and still-growing environment for games and utilities alike. Caleb will go over the basics of what Alexa is all about, and will discuss unique design considerations, monetization possibilities, and more.
Caleb Garner has been designing games for many different platforms and technologies since 2002. Most recently, he has been working with Amazon on their Alexa Echo Button launch games.
Monday, November 5, 2018
7:00 PM – 9:30 PM EDT
222 Third Street #4000
Cambridge, MA 02141