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Alexa Skills
& Voice Design
Manuel Geier | 23. October 2018
@mangei
● Overview & Basics
● Lets Build a Skill
→ live coding session
Overview
& Basics
Alexa Skills
http://amazon.com/skills
Machine
Learning!
One Shots
https://github.com/alexa/alexa-cookbook
Testing
Web
Testing
Smartphone, echosim.io
Lets Build a Skill
>>> LIVE CODING SESSION <<<
What you will learn
● ASK - Alexa Skill Kit
● Voice User Interface (VUI) Design
○ Intents & Utterances
○ One-Shot vs. Multi-Turn interaction
○ SSML/Speechcons
● AWS Lambda
● Skill Certification
Lets Build a Skill
“?????????? Skill”
Lets Build a Skill
“Cat-Society Skill”
Cat Society Skill - Planning
Alexa, ask cat society
… what is the budget?
… what can we do?
Alexa: “funtastic or dinner?”
… what {type} can we do?
{type}: dinner, funtastic
… what funtastic can we do?
… what dinner can we do?
… invocation name
… normal
… incomplete
… one-shot
Lets Build a Skill
>>> LIVE CODING SESSION <<<
https://alexa.design/codegenerator
https://developer.amazon.com/designing-for-voice/
Alexa-Slides source:
http://alexa.design/slides
Alexa Skills
& Voice Design
Manuel Geier | 23. October 2018
@mangei

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