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Crossposting, PhillyCHI UX & Product Design

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Crossposting, PhillyCHI UX & Product Design

Time: October 12, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm
Location: Downtown Philly
City/Town: Downtown Philly
Website or Map: https://phillychi.acm.org/
Event Type: crossposting, phillychi, ux, product, design
Organized By: Philly CHI
Latest Activity: Sep 8, 2017

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The Elements of Voice User Interface Design
with Dr. Ahmed Bouzid

and the Comcast Experience Design Team!

https://phillychi.acm.org

 In the last few years, we've seen the rise of voice-driven devices from companies like Amazon and Google make their way to millions of homes. PhillyCHI is thrilled to host guest speaker Dr. Ahmed Bouzid, for an evening on sharing the opportunities experience designers now have to design voice experiences and interfaces.

 We'll kick-off the night with a demonstration by Comcast's Experience Design Team on their current line of products, followed by a talk by Dr. Bouzid on the history of voice usability and the challenges of working in the space. We'll conclude the evening with a panel discussion between Dr. Bouzid and the Comcast team on the direction of Voice UX, with plenty of time for audience Q&A.

Thursday, October 12, 2017
 6:00pm-8:00pm
 Comcast Center
 1701 John F Kennedy Boulevard


 Ralph's Cafe, 43rd Floor
 Philaldelphia, PA 19103

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Comcast+Center,+Philadelphia,+PA+19103/@39.954703,-75.1706849,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x89c6c631842f117d:0x6c6f6e8db23f3a65!8m2!3d39.954703!4d-75.1684962

About Dr. Ahmed Bouzid
Dr. Ahmed Bouzid is Founder and CEO or Witlingo, a B2B SaaS McLean, VA startup that builds products and solutions for Voice First devices and platforms, such as Amazon's Alexa, Google's Assistant and Microsoft's Cortana. Prior to Witlingo, Dr. Bouzid was Head of Alexa's Smart Home Product at Amazon and VP of Product and Innovation at Angel.com. Dr. Bouzid is also co-founder and Director of the Ubiquitous Voice Society, a non-profit organization dedicated to the mission of evangelizing the emerging voice interface, and author of two books on Voice User Interface design.

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