uOttawa Innovates – The Voice Experience

Alexa, will we be talking to you forever?
Wednesday, 22 February 2017 - 5:30 pm
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Off-campus address: 
Big Rig Brewery Tap Room 103 Schneider Road Kanata, ON
Contact information
Contact person: 
Kyle Bournes
Registration required: 
Registration details: 

Space is limited. Register now!

If you have any accessibility needs related to this event, please contact Kyle Bournes at kbournes@uOttawa.ca or 613-864-1570 no later than February 16, 2017.

Cost to attend: 
Free of charge
Event language: 

Join us in Kanata North to find out.

Our expert panel will discuss the future living with spoken dialogue systems like Amazon’s Alexa, Apple’s Siri and Google Home. 


Diana Inkpen

Professor, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Faculty of Engineering, University of Ottawa

François Boisvert

Manager, Software Development, Alexa

5:30 pm – Reception & Networking

6:15 pm – Presentation

* uOttawa Innovates is a new event series connecting the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Engineering with its alumni, partners and friends from the technology and innovation industry.

The presenting partner for uOttawa Innovates – The Voice Experience is AMAZON