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Monday, February 13 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Create a Custom Skill on Amazon Echo

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Learn to create your first custom skill on the Amazon Echo, Tap, or Dot! This workshop will be using node.js, Amazon Web Services Lambda, Cloud Formation, and the Alexa Skills Kit. It is designed to be an easy hands-on experience to get you to publish your first skill on the Alexa app.

  1. Bring your laptop!
  2. Register an Amazon Developer account at developer.amazon.com
  3. Register an Amazon Web Services account: aws.amazon.com.

Attendees who publish a skill on the Alexa app will receive a free limited edition developer hoodie from Amazon. 

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Emily Lam

Software Developer, BeyondTrust
Emily Lam (@hongily) is a frontend developer at Lieberman Software in Century City. She graduated from UCLA with a bachelor's degree in Linguistics and specialization in Computing. In 2016, she won the Money 20/20 Worldpay sponsor prize and the Amazon Alexa prize at the Mojio Connected... Read More →

Monday February 13, 2017 11:00am - 11:50am PST
DeveloperWeek Workshop Stage 1 Monday: 555 North Point St, San Francisco, CA 94133 Tuesday & Wednesday: The Embarcadero San Francisco CA 94105