App Builders - Introduction to the Google Assistant

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April 25, 2017

App Builders - Introduction to the Google Assistant

Talk about AI Assistants, Google Assistant, Google Home and Actions on Google. Done at App Builders Switzerland on April 25th 2017.

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April 25, 2017
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  1. INTRODUCTION TO THE GOOGLE ASSISTANT Elaine Dias Batista @elainedbatista 25-april-2017

  2. Who am I? Elaine

  3. Outline ➔ Intro to A.I. Assistants ➔ Google Home and

    Google Assistant ➔ A new kind of UI: VUI ➔ Actions on Google ➔ Final thoughts
  4. Intro to A.I. Assistants

  5. A.I. Assistants/Platform shift Mobile New idea Frenzy Scaling Maturity PCs

    ? Maturity You are here Inspired from: http://ben-evans.com/benedictevans/2016/12/8/mobile-is-eating-the-world
  6. A.I. Assistants/Platform shift "From mobile first to AI-first" Sundar Pichai

    October 4th, 2016
  7. Sources User Input A.I. Assistants/What is it anyway?! A.I. Assistant

    Text Sensors Actions Answer Question
  8. A.I. Assistants/Some examples Apple's Siri 2011 Microsoft's Cortana 2014 Amazon's

    Alexa 2014 Google's Assistant 2016 Samsung's Bixby 2017
  9. Google Home and Google Assistant

  10. G. Home & G. Assistant/Google Home Specs

  11. G. Home & G. Assistant/What can I do with it?!

    ➔ Play a YouTube video on a chromecast enabled device ➔ Play music (Google Play Music, Spotify) ➔ Monitor the Nest Thermostat ➔ Ask for events on your calendar ➔ Block the next hour on your calendar (with IFTTT) ➔ Get a summary for your day ➔ Play voice games ➔ Personality questions
  12. G. Home & G. Assistant/Device compatibility

  13. G. Home & G. Assistant/Fragmentation

  14. A new kind of UI: VUI

  15. VUI/Human to human vs. Human to computer Inspired from: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSUPVbbhIGA

  16. VUI/Some design principles Create a persona Context No errors

  17. VUI/User journeys Canonical "Happy path" 1st time experience Tapered experience

  18. VUI/Actions Checklist, Design resources

  19. Actions on Google

  20. Actions on Google

  21. Actions on Google/Actions SDK Actions SDK Voice command Raw strings

    Voice output Response
  22. Actions on Google/API.AI

  23. Actions on Google/API.AI Webhook Voice command Raw strings Voice output

    Response Intent, entities, context Answer, question, useful data
  24. Actions on Google/Developer tools summary Actions on Google Actions SDK

    API.AI
  25. Actions on Google/Tutorials & Samples ➔ https://github.com/actions-on-google ➔ https://github.com/Sfeir/actions-on-google ➔

    Code lab? https://codelabs.developers.google.com ➔ Resources slide (last one)
  26. Actions on Google/Assistant @Google I/O 2017

  27. Final thoughts

  28. Final thoughts ➔ Next platform? Big developer/brand opportunity ◆ Platform

    fragmentation? ➔ Not all UI is better through a VUI ➔ Less but more friction ➔ Accessibility
  29. Thank you! @elainedbatista

  30. Resources ➔ ◆ ◆ ◆ ◆ ➔ ◆ ◆ ◆

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