Events with the Alexa Team

Hackathons, Conferences, Presentations, & Community Meetups

The Alexa team participates in a variety of events throughout the year and we’d love to meet you at one. Get hands-on learning and learn to build an Alexa skill at a bootcamp or hackathon, attend a presentation at smart home events, join in the conversation at select conferences, or connect with fellow developers at a local meetup.

Conferences & Presentations

Attend a presentation, join in the conversation, or interact with Alexa at select conferences.

Community Meetups

If you’re interested in connecting with fellow developers join a local, community-run meetup.

Bootcamps & Hackathons

Get the hands-on experience of building and testing an Alexa skill at the next hackathon.

Conferences & Presentations

Alexa teams participate in a variety of events ranging from conferences to presentations and others in between. Watch, learn, or experience Alexa at an upcoming event.

Alexa Dev Days
25+ cities worldwide

We are happy to announce Alexa Dev Days, a new event series from Amazon and sponsored by Intel. We invite learners of all levels to join us in more than 25 cities worldwide for training sessions, workshops, live demos, and networking with Alexa experts and your peers. Engage in hands-on sessions where you will learn to create voice experiences and hear the latest on UI design and industry trends. Content and technical complexity will vary by city. See all events and sign up»

O'Reilly Artificial Intelligence
September 20
San Francisco, CA

Join Ashwin Ram, Senior Manager of AI Science for Alexa, at the O'Reilly Artifical Intelligence conference on September 20. Ashwin will host a 40-minute talk titled "Conversational AI in Amazon Alexa." Learn more>>

Community run meetups

Run by developers and enthusiasts, local community meetups give you the opportunity to meet 1:1 with others who share an interest in developing Alexa skills. You can also join an Alexa meetup group near you to get notified of future community events in your region.

Alexa Developers Columbus
September 14, 6:00 p.m.
Westerville, OH

We meet EVERY SECOND THURSDAY at The Point - STEAM Innovation Center at Otterbein University. Register for the event now ».

Bootcamps & Hackathons

At bootcamps and hackathons, developers learn new technologies and create projects through hands-on education with Alexa Solutions Architects. Join us to learn how to build and submit skills for publication.

SF - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 18
San Francisco, CA

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Boulder - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 19
Boulder, CO

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

NYC - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 19
New York, NY

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Phoenix - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 19
Phoenix, AZ

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Seattle - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 20
Seattle, WA

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Coding Dojo
September 23
Burbank, CA

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Austin - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 26
Austin, TX

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

Denver - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Galvanize
September 26
Denver, CO

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

DC - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Coding Dojo
September 28
McLean, VA

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »

DC - Alexa Skills Workshop Powered by Coding Dojo
October 7
Dallas, TX

Start building for voice with Alexa—no voice-design knowledge required. With this workshop, you’ll gain experience with three services: Amazon’s Alexa Skills Kit, AWS Lambda, and the Node.js backend JavaScript framework. Register now »