Session Details

Introduction to Chatbots  

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Date :
1:00 PM Saturday
Room :
Town Square C
Track :
IBM Cloud
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Chatbots are the new craze, but it takes a good understanding of dialogs and communication to design and implement a usable chatbot. We will learn the underlying principles of a chatbot in this talk and then build one from scratch.

In this talk, you will learn the anatomy of a good chatbot and how the various pieces fit together. We will look at - Intents: to convey purpose or goal - Entities: make logical decisions based on user input - Dialogs: design a conversation - Slots: collect important information to fulfill an intent - Digressions and Handlers: handle unexpected conversations - Analytics: improve chatbot on an ongoing basis using metrics

The Speaker(s)


Upkar Lidder

Upkar Lidder is a Full Stack Developer and Data Wrangler with strong experience in NodeJS and Python. Upkar has worked in the tech industry in a variety of roles over the past decade. Current passions include enjoying various kinds of Ramen, hiking, tennis and learning the magic behind ML. Always up for a chat over good coffee and/or beer.
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