FAYA:80 Kochi 10th edition | An Intro to Chatbot Development | 11th April, 2018


Chatbots are everywhere, from websites and social media platforms to smartphones and are an easy and fun way to assist customers in their interactions with a brand or product. Even though the bot revolution is in its early phase, we can expect a lot more advancements in this field. With the evolution of AI and Deep Learning, chatbots are expected to become more empowered to offer better language processing capabilities and extensive personalization in the coming days.

Chatbots are sure to get embedded in almost all the interconnected devices that will use in our day to day lives in the future. This will fundamentally transform human interactions with digital business platforms and will open up new realms of personalized customer experience. Foreseeing this immense potential of the chatbots, organizations have started investing heavily in this space.

The 10th edition of FAYA:80 Kochi, An Intro to Chatbot Development, will be an opportunity for all application developers, testers, technical managers and other technology enthusiasts to explore the emerging world of chatbots and why they are here to stay.


Registration is free but seats are limited.


Topics Covered


  • Introduction to chatbots

  • Evolution of chatbots

  • Potential of chatbots

  • How can businesses benefit from chatbots?

  • How can Messenger chatbots be used for marketing?

  • Why is Chatbots such a big opportunity?


  • How does a chatbot work

  • Natural language understanding

  • Response generation

  • Dialogue management

  • Chabot Training

  • Tools for chatbot development

  • Dialogflow NLU demo

Date & Place

5 PM, 11th April 2018 |  NASSCOM 10000 Startups Warehouse, Kochi

About Speakers

Mahroof K is a technology enthusiast & business analyst. He co-founded Cedex Technologies LLP, a Chatbot, Web and Mobile Development company in Kochi. He holds a Masters Degree in Computer Application from College of Engineering, Trivandrum, and also holds an MBA.  For the past four years, he has been providing solutions to startups worldwide in the areas of chatbot, web and mobile development.

Jubin Jose is a chatbot developer at Cedex Technologies LLP and a Machine Learning enthusiast. A programmer by choice, he’s interested in Creative Coding and teaching kids online. He believes in the importance of Indic ML and is an active contributor to the free software community.

About FAYA:80 (Read as FAYA PORT 80)

FAYA:80 is a monthly technology hangout for technology enthusiasts by technology enthusiasts to break the ice, analyse and evaluate emerging trends in technology. Held on the first, second and third Wednesdays of the month at Trivandrum, Kochi and Kozhikode respectively, the series stands for Free Knowledge Sharing and aims to provide an open platform for entrepreneurs, developers and technology professionals to keep at par with the latest tools and technologies.