Conversations Conference 2018. Voice assistants. Smart chatbots. Conversational AI, UX/UI

NOVEMBER'18
MOSCOW
Revelations. Insights. Lifehacks

CONVERSATIONS'18
Key takeaways


400 participants have proved Conversational AI is a must-have for business and the most promising work & research field.

There has been a great deal of practical issues from those who have already nailed conversational AI or have just started its' implementation.

The agenda involved market forecasts and analytics, case studies, success and failures analysis, insights for businesses and developers. Developers' teams have made some amazing demonstrations of NLU platforms and libraries.



CEOs and Development Executives
Data Scientists and Analytics
Dialog System Developers
Contact Centers Managers
CIOs and CCOs
Marketers
Product Managers
AI use cases and case studies
2019−2020 analytics and forecasts
Conversational AI in contact centers
AI platforms demonstrations
Machine learning lifehacks
PARTICIPANTS
KEY TOPICS
Speakers 2018
Arkady Sandler
Head of Artificial Intelligence Division, MTS
HOW TO ORGANIZE AN EFFECTIVE INTRA-CORPORATE AI DEPARTMENT - MTS EXPERIENCE
Aleksei Krivenkov
Head of Product Development, Mail.Ru
PANEL DISCUSSION "VOICE ASSISTANTS AND SMART DEVICES"
Andrei Lipatsev
Strategic Partner Development Manager, Google
There are no errors in conversations. Principles, concepts and strategies of Conversational UI
Kirill Petrov
CEO, Just AI
Conversational AI: a brand-new market perspective
Stanislav Milykh
Head of AI Project Management, MegaFon
virtual assistant implementation practice
Daniil Kolesnikov
Head of Marketing, Alice, Yandex
The age of voice assistants: the new ways to talk to your customers
Igor Sheko
Lead Frontend Developer, Voximplant
Dialogflow: teaching
a robot to hold a phone conversation
Vera Aleksandrovskaya
Head of Yandex.Dialogues
YANDEX.DIALOGUES PLATFORM as an ECOSYSTEM AND a COMMUNITY
Ilia Moltianinov
Head of Mobile Division, HeadHunter
CRASH-TEST FROM HEADHUNTER: HOW WE'RE WORKING ON CONVERSATIONAL INTERFACES
Vera Kozyr
CEO, NotAnotherOne
NUANCES OF DESIGNING DEVICES WITH VOICE ASSISTANTS INSIDE
Mikhail Burtsev
Head of Neural Networks and Deep Learning Laboratory at Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology. Head of iPavlov AI Project
DEEPPAVLOV: LIBRARIES FOR CONVERSATIONAL AI
Ilia Subbotin
Product Manager, Yandex
DEVELOPING Scenarios in alice smart assistant
Anna Zybkova
CEO, Digital Intelligence
HOW TO REPLACE the CALL CENTER AGENTS WITH AI CHATBOTS: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE
Svetlana Volskaya
Head of Linguistics and Conversational AI Team, Just AI
what's under the hood of JUST AI CONVERSATIONAL PLATFORM: DSL and other goodies
Anna Vlasova
Head of Lunguistics Department, Nanosemantics
panel discussion "conversational ai
in contact centers"
Roman Doronin
Founder & CEO, EORA
WHAT WE HAVE LEARNT WHILE BUILDING THE FIRST FIVE SKILLS FOR ALICE ASSISTANT BY YANDEX
Anna Vyugina
Head of Conversational AI for Smart Devices Division, Just AI
Smart devices market overview
Andrei Teslenko
Founder & Managing Director, Mishka AI
PANEL DISCUSSION "VOICE ASSISTANTS AND SMART DEVICES"
Daria Serdiuk
NLP Research Engineer, Just AI
From logs to a chatbot - what to do and where is machine learning here?
Evgeniy Demur
Head of Technology Solutions, Dentsu Aegis Network
designing your first ai chatbot
Ivan Golubev
Head Project Manager, Just AI
the experience in voice user interface design
Filipp Shubin
COO, The Wallet App
WHEN A CHATBOT BECOMES PART OF YOUR CUSTOMER SUPPORT TEAM - THE WALLET APP EXPERIENCE
Gleb Oblomskiy
Chief Product Officer, Just AI, Aimylogic
Workshop. Building NLU-powered assistants: experience, details and lifehacks
Maksim Fomin
Head of Contact-Center at Uralsib Bank
Speech analysis technologies in sales
Anton Kovachev
Program Partner Multi Channel, UniCredit Bank
Conversational AI: from elementary chatbots to voice assistants. UniCredit Bank experience.
Yan Zhang
Cofounder, VP Marketing at Beijing Surfing Technology Co., Ltd
Data to empower AI
- Businesses' fears and illusions while adopting chatbots.
- Why employees aren't afraid of
being replaced by smart machines.
- How outsourcing contact centers are transforming under the new tech challenges.
- What are smart speakers going to
transform into?
- How to break into this promising market?
Ideas for startups.
- Ethics and security. What should device suppliers think of first?
- A legal framework for market development. What's going to happen next?
PANEL DISCUSSION. CONVRSATIONAL AI IN CONTACT CENTERS
PANEL DISCUSSION. VOICE ASSISTANTS AND SMART DEVICES
Smart devices hall
GOOGLE HOME MINI
Manages smart home systems connects to Google Chromecast.
Recognizes speech including accents..
Picks up music from mobile apps via Google Cast.
MISHKA AI
Assists parents and becomes kids' friend.
Engages in learning while playing.
Upgrades its' skills consistently. Content is updated every day.
UBTECH ALPHA 1S
A self-learning AI-powered robot that communicates with its' owner.
Dances, performs combat stances and imitates complex human movements.
Flexible and kinetic robot with cross-platform adaptation and impressive endurance.
XIAOMI MI AL SPEAKER
Six omnidirectional microphones embrace a 360-degrees sound at a 16 meters distance.

The cost is merely 44 USD. But still it speaks only Chinese.
YANDEX.STATION
Alice voice assistant searches for music and turns on tracks and movies.
It is good at answering questions and uncomplicated tasks handling.
Yandex SpeechKit and seven-microphone matrix enable Alice to catch voice queries over the room.
BEANQ (FASOLIK)
A tutor and friend for children of preschool and primary school age.
It understands live speech and is able to maintain human-like conversation.
Expresses 18 emotions with eyes and reacts to touch.
AMAZON ECHO
It operates smart home systems with Alexa voice assistant.
It'll turn on or skip a music track, turn the volume up or down.
Today, Alexa is only available in English, German, and Japanese.
AMAZON ECHO SHOW
Alexa operates smart home devices, tells news digests and weather forecasts, answers various questions.
YEMELYA
An AI-powered robot for children is developed for communication and fun.
It is ready to reply at hundreds of "why". Video monitoring and video calls are enabled.
DINGDONG A1
Plays music, manages smart home, reminds of important dates and events, tells weather forecasts.
So far, only two languages are available: North Chinese and Cantonese.
LINZA
A 4G car DVR with voice assistant inside.
It doesn't just simply record, but memorizes the itineraries and marks them on the map.
It can be used as a Wi-Fi router and provides a cloud storage.
GOOGLE HOME HUB
Invokes and operates TVs, speakers, light bulbs, CCTVs, door locks and thermostats.
Provides visual experience by displaying the information required.
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