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Manchester Digital: Demo Nights, Digital Voice
28/02/2018 | Manchester

Join Manchester Digital to explore the development of digital voice-activated devices, and have a play with some new tech!

Gartner predicts that by 2018, thirty percent of our interactions with technology will be through conversations with smart machines. The digital voice-activated devices market is expected to double itself every year by 2020.

Manchester Digital said: “there is currently some excellent work taking place across Greater Manchester to develop voice-enabled apps & services and this quarter’s Demo Night will be showcasing some of it. From concept to launch hear how companies developed their products and enjoy some live demonstrations and the opportunity to play with some tech.”
 
Speakers and demos so far include:
 
The future of voice-activated devices and how they’re likely to impact search marketing
Radek Kowalski, Associate Director - Solutions and Web Migration Architect iProspect 
Adrian Cutler, Global Director for Microsoft Search 
 
A few things I've learned whilst designing for voice
Barry Briggs - Senior UX Architect, BBC
 
 
Apadmi will also be talking about some of their work including a recent project with Amazon
 

When? Wednesday, 28th February, 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Where? Neo Building, Charlotte Street, M1 4ET
Tickets? Members = free, Non-members = £10, Tickets available through link below.

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