Sohan Maheshwar


Sohan is an Alexa Evangelist at Amazon. His role involves inspiring and helping developers build incredible voice experiences using Alexa. Sohan has earlier worked as a developer evangelist for Gupshup and InMobi and has spoken at conferences around the world. In his spare time, you will find him either consuming pop culture or tossing a frisbee around.

Session: Applying Alexa’s Natural Language To Your Challenges

This talk will give you a complete picture of all the tools and techniques required to build complex production-quality Alexa skills. You will leave this session knowing how to use Alexa’s dialog management entity resolution and slot elicitation capabilities as well as how to process the results through a Microservice with AWS Lambda. The talk will also touch upon some of the key design principles while designing for voice.