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Building usability into your Alexa skill

September 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm


In this talk, we’ll review, with examples, potential usability traps we’ve seen from testing over 100 Alexa skills, discuss the impact of usability traps for voice, and present strategies to avoid them.

Phillip Hunter, VP of Product at Pulse Labs

Phillip currently building the product and business at Pulse Labs. His recent products include the Alexa Skills Blueprints and the updated Alexa Skills Kit developer portal. Prior to Pulse Labs, Phillip was Head of UX for Alexa Skills Kit Technology at Amazon.

Dylan Zwick, Co-Founder at Pulse Labs

Dylan’s mission is to make Pulse Labs the premier testing solution for developers in the voice ecosystem. In July of 2017, Pulse Labs was one of only nine companies chosen for the first “Alexa Accelerator”, Amazon’s first startup accelerator, powered by TechStars. Since then Dylan has been working closely with the voice platforms and with major brands to test, improve, and launch successful voice applications.

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Doors open at 6:00 PM, Program begins 6:30 PM


September 25
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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