How can the remarkable features of Voice Tech transform the way we live?  At this Hackathon, we explored how Voice Tech can be used to meet the needs of our families, make life easier and more efficient, and help us live better, happier lives. In a single weekend, participants helped to define what Smart Living means in Singapore.

 

DAY 1

Saturday, 23 June

Participants were introduced to the challenges, got familiar with the Google Assistant APIs and built their prototypes with mentor guidance from experts. 

DAY 2

Sunday, 24 June

Teams geared up for their final pitch as they practiced and received feedback during the pitch clinics.

25 teams presented their Voice Tech solutions to the judging panel. 


Speakers

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SHISHIR JAYANT

HEAD OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT, INDIA & SOUTHEAST ASIA 
GOOGLE

Shishir leads the Business Development team for Google, for India and South East Asia, for different product areas including Google Assistant Distribution. He has been working with different partner ecosystem in the region to drive adoption of Google Assistant across variety of partners' products and platforms. His team also works on Ads and emerging marketplaces deals across India and South East Asia region.

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James Teh

Strategic Partnerships Development Manager, Singapore
Google

At Google, James brings the best of Google to partners and consumers. He enables adoption of new Google products with strategic partners in APAC. He has successfully helped companies adopt new technologies on Google Assistant, progressive web app (PWA), accelerated mobile pages (AMP) and Firebase. He also sources, negotiates and secures data licensing deals for Google to continue providing the best information for Search users.