Voice dialog systems: Communicate with machines and receiving texts from animals

Voice dialog systems: Communicate with machines and receiving texts from animals

How exactly do voice dialog systems work and what can I do with them? No matter whether you need real-time voting, a "click to call" button on a website or a telephone survey, Developer Evangelist Sascha Wolter (www.wolter.biz) will explain how. In addition to such specific sample applications as the cow that sends texts, the garbage truck that exchanges messages and the project management tool that makes telephone calls, he presents a wide range of innovative visions relating to machine-to-machine communication (abbreviated to M2M) and on the side explains why it is so important for telecommunication companies and users. Sascha also provides numerous code snippets in the most varied of programming languages such as PHP, C# and JavaScript and for various platforms to make getting started easier - especially because developers are no longer producing apps for people but in terms of M2M are also creating them for machines and others.

The event will take place at c-base in Berlin. c-base is located in the heart of Berlin on the banks of the river Spree and is easily accessible (see directions).

You can register by December 11, 2012, either informally by sending an e-mail to techtalk@developergarden.com or via our XING , Facebook and Google+ events. The event will start at 7 pm. Attendance is free and drinks and snacks are provided.

Those unable to travel to c-base can follow the TechTalk live stream.


The facts in brief:
What | TechTalk: Voice dialog systems: Communicate with machines and receiving texts from animals
When | December 13, 2012, 7 pm (closing date: December 11, 2012)
Where | c-base, Rungestr. 20, 10179 Berlin (2nd backyard)
How | Presentation, networking & buffet

About the speaker

Sascha Wolter is a professional developer and craftsman for Pervasive Computing, Rich Applications and Mobile Apps in all flavors. He also works as a consultant, trainer, software-architect and author and contributes articles to a number of magazines. His books and video-trainings are bestselling publications in Germany. He has been giving lectures at conferences like ”Adobe MAX”, “Flash on the Beach” and “Microsoft xtopia” for several few years now. Sascha is also the founder of the leading German Adobe User Group flashforum.de with more than 100,000 members and cofounder of the internationally renowned conference beyond tellerrand. If he is not tinkering with new soft- and hardware as Developer Evangelist for the Developer Garden, he likes playing Lego with his kids in his spare time.

Info for getting there and parking in Berlin

The event will take place at c-base. c-base is a hackerspace in Berlin, right next to the river Spree, between the Jannowitzbrücke bridge and the Ostbahnhof station.

With a little luck, you may find a parking space right in front of the building. If not, you can use the nearby parking garage next to the Turkish Embassy across the other side of Brückenstraße or leave your car next to Köllnischer Park.

The easiest way to get to c-base using public transport is to take the U8 from the U-Bahnhof station Heinrich-Heine-Str or from the S- and U-Bahnhof station Jannowitzbrücke, just one stop away from Alexanderplatz.

Coordinates:
Rungestr. 20
10179 Berlin

c-base on Google Maps: http://g.co/maps/7wc6f

When approaching from the road, walk through the main entrance and cross to the other side of the courtyard. The entrance is right at the back, looking straight onto the river Spree ;-)

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