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November 5-7, 2018
Scottsdale, AZ

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Using Design Thinking Principles to Build an Alexa Voice Skill

Date: Monday, November 5, 2018
Time: 03:15 PM - 04:15 PM
Location: Trailblazer B, Lobby Level

Vanderbilt University Medical Center released an Alexa Flu Tool Skill in January that was built in a day through a Design Thinking session that transitioned a browser-based widget into a voice first application. During this session, learn about: the current voice/smart speaker market, Design Thinking principles, the process of developing a skill idea, dialog graphing, the intricacies of voice scripting and tools to develop a skill.

Perry Peguillan, Manager of Research and Insights
Travis Waters, Assistant Director of Interactive Technologies, Vanderbilt University Medical Center