GeekWire Summit 2019
October 7-9, 2019
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As one of the premier technology conferences in the U.S., GeekWire Summit brings together tech and business leaders from across the globe. From health tech to AI, we're looking forward to talking about what's next in tech, business, science and society. Stop by the exhibit hall to say hi to our team and check out some of our latest projects in robotics, automation, and human augmentation.
Stop Yelling at Alexa, She Doesn't Get You... Yet
The recent success of smart speakers has been a great leap in human-digital interaction, but there’s still a lot of space for developers and companies to cover to create smart devices and environments with truly engaging and intuitive interfaces. While voice command technology can handle simple tasks, the interaction can fall short because it has modest understanding of human intent.
In this talk, we’ll look at the successes and challenges of recent smart devices and explore how marrying voice command with technologies like gesture recognition, 3D mapping, and machine vision, can reduce frustrations and enable more natural and compelling interactions with our smart devices and environments.
- Imagine if Your Digital Assistant Really Understood You [Video]
- Moving Beyond the Wake Word [Blog Post]
- SteamVR Reference Hardware & Training [Case Study]
Update: Thanks for voting for our panel! We're headed to the stage at SXSW with our panel "Your 2030 Self: Every Experience Personalized". We've had a couple changes in the lineup.