It’s Raining Bots

  • Friday - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Centennial Ballroom B
  • #rainingbots

From Messenger to Slack, bots are suddenly all the rage. They offer a bold new world of distribution that makes Facebook Instant Articles look old-fashioned. Bots can go anywhere, from your kitchen to your car, from your wrist to your phone, and they come with their own personalities. We’ll talk everything from Messenger to Alexa, and discuss the usefulness of bots for keeping people up to speed on what’s happening in the world.

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The Audience Engagement + Analytics track is generously sponsored by the Robert R. McCormick Foundation.

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Stephanie Clary - Managing Editor, Breaking News
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Andrew Pinzler - Head of Innovation Labs, TODAY Digital
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Sarah Squire - Executive Editor for Data, Graphics and Visuals, Dow Jones Media Group
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