Sarah Saunders | Devoxx

Devoxx UK 2019
from Wednesday 8 May to Friday 10 May 2019.

Sarah Managing Software Engineer at Capgemini. A jack of all technical trades, she began with a 10 years as a Java dev before branching out into all sorts of exciting things including ASP.NET, JavaScript, NoCode/LoCode, Node.js, ethereum, IoT, and Alexa programming.

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Cool things to do with Alexa (and lots of things you can't)


An introduction to building Alexa "skills". I will walk through the architecture and concepts behind Alexa programming, giving some practical advice as to what works and what doesn't work. I will show how to link Alexa to sentiment analysis, and take a look at the sentiment analysis APIs available at the moment. After attending this talk, you'll be equipped to build your own Alexa skills, and also aware of what is and isn't a good concept to build

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