Today, On October 16th, 2019, Developer Advocacy Team Islamabad Pakistan arranged a Hands On Workshop on IBM Watson Assistant at SSCASE-IT (Sir Syed CASE Institute of Technology). Saad Tariq kicked off the session with the brief introduction to the IBM Cloud. Once the developers were made aware of IBM’s current endeavours, He continued with examples of what a chatbot can be used for and how it improves customer experience thus benefiting both the business and customers, followed up with an interactive Q/A Session.
The main goal of session was to make developers aware of the AI Power of Watson Assistant. Saad Tariq gave the detailed session on Watson Assistant covering everything from intents, entities to slots and digression. The demo chatbot was build for a store that specified location of different branches and did reservations.All the developers actively participated in the session to build their own demo chatbot by following the steps demonstrated by Saad Tariq.
Developer Advocacy Team (Zohwa Karim and Me (Huzaifah Saleem)) were there to help developers during the whole session and to offer support to developers with the Watson.
Overall the event was a great success as we reached 20+ developers. And the audience was interactive and inquisitive about Artificial Intelligence and what IBM is doing in this domain.They were excited to use the services of IBM Cloud for bringing their ideas to reality.