Create accomplish-based bots and voice assistants.

Dashbot invites you to participate in the first-ever hackathon that will focus on conversational interfaces including messaging bots and voice-interactive technology. You will learn best practices from top names in the industry and build engaging bots with the brightest in the community. 

Whether you're interested in building a messaging bot on Teams or Facebook or a Skill on Alexa, form a team to build a bot and win prizes!

Schedule

Saturday - November 4, 2017

10:00-10:30A Check-In // Coffee
10:30-10:45   Keynote by Arte Merritt, Dashbot CEO & co-founder
10:45-11:00   Microsoft Intro
11:00-11:30   Workshop: Microsoft
11:30-1:00P  Team Formation // Lunch
2:30-3:00      Workshop: Analytics
6:30-8:00      Dinner
8:00-11:00    Hacking 

Sunday - November 5, 2017

10:00-10:45A Breakfast
10:45-12:00P Hacking // Submit Projects
12:00-1:00     Lunch
1:30-3:00       Pitching
3:00-3:15       Deliberation
3:15-3:30       Announce Winners

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Requirements

You must submit your project before noon on Sunday, November 5, 2017. 

Only teams comprised wholly of eligible participants that submit their hacks to this DevPost, and then go on to demo their hack on Sunday, November 5 can win prizes.

Judges

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Doris Chen
Developer Evangelist / Microsoft

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Siggi Hindrichs
Principal / SamsungNEXT

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Nick Felker
Developer Programs Engineer / Google

Judging Criteria

  • Judging Criteria
    Each category is worth 10 points: Usefulness/Potential, User Experience, Innovation, Pitch