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Chatbots and the Human Connection

Chatbots and the Human Connection

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DATE / TIME

2 Nov, Sat 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
60mins

VENUE

The Arts House, Blue Room
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Festival Pass Event

S$25

LANGUAGE

This session is in English

MODERATED BY

Tulika Ahuja

DESCRIPTION

Text messaging has spread like wildfire and now dominates our collective consciousness. This panel, made up of tech professionals who create and research chatbots, discusses the language and programming of chatbots. What does chatbot research show about society’s language habits, and are chatbots required to speak in emojis, .gifs, and memes to stay relatable and personal?

This session is co-presented with Kult.

FEATURING

Abhilash is an entrepreneur with a background in design-focused software engineering. He created the Bus Uncle chatbot as a hobby project, which has grown to become Singapore's most popular chatbot. His company is now helping enterprises and organisations build their own engaging chatbots, and pioneering AI Influencer advertising in Singapore.

Kelly Chan

Singapore

Kelly Chan is the city manager of Mundo Lingo Singapore.

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Deborah Kay

Singapore

Deborah Kay is the founder of Digital Discovery, which provides digital strategy advisory and digital intelligence to CEOs, financial investors, and private equity clients. Digital Discovery also consults with large enterprises on their chatbot strategy, intelligence training, and conversational design. She writes for online publications like Chatbot’s Life, Chatbot’s Magazine, and UX Collective about conversational design and natural language processing, and was named one of Medium’s top writers in Artificial Intelligence in 2018.

Alexander Cherkashin

Germany - Singapore

Alexander Cherkashin is a Growth Product Manager, responsible for leading the chatbot development at Osome. He has more than 10 years of experience as a copywriter in a number of international agencies including BBDO and Ogilvy & Mather.

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