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Phoenix, AZ /

Reprise: Alexa vs. The Infinity Gauntlet. Snap!

DriveTime 1720 West Rio Salado Pkwy , Tempe, AZ 85281 (map)

AGENDA

6:00-6:15pm Informal Conversation & Food

6:15-6:30pm News

6:30-6:50pm Guest Speaker

7:00-8:00pm Presentation: Alexa vs. The Infinity Gauntlet by Mark Tucker

Presentation Summary:

In the Marvel Studios hit, “Avengers: Infinity War”, Thanos seeks to collect all six Infinity Stones, place them in a gauntlet, and complete his mission of re-balancing the universe. The Infinity Stones give the bearer increased power and control over space, time, reality, thoughts, and souls.

The Infinity Gauntlet can serve as a framework to discuss key areas of success for voice-first software projects. This presentation starts with an overview of where the technology is today and covers the topics of convenience, discoverability, monetization, personalization, retention, and context & memory. As an Alexa Champion, I will be focusing on Amazon Alexa, but much of the content is applicable to Google Assistant and other voice assistants.

PARKING

Parking: Free.

Attendees can park anywhere in the open and reserved spots (after hours). Park on the back side of the building and look for the open door by the BBQ area.

Thanks DriveTime for hosting the meetup.

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