Developing AR/VR Apps with Amazon Sumerian | Ep 4 Foundations - Creating Chatbots

Published on May 23, 2018

Amazon Sumerian lets you create and run virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 3D applications quickly and easily without requiring any specialized programming or 3D graphics expertise. With Sumerian, you can build highly immersive and interactive scenes that run on popular hardware such as Oculus Rift, and HTC Vive as well as Android and iOS mobile devices. Join us in this multi-part, interactive tutorial series to learn how to create AR and VR experiences with Amazon Sumerian. Catch up on past episodes and see the upcoming schedule here - In this fourth episode of the Sumerian Tutorial series, we create a virtual chatbot using Amazon Lex. Amazon Lex is a service for building conversational interfaces into any application using voice and text. Amazon Lex provides the advanced deep learning functionalities of automatic speech recognition (ASR) for converting speech to text, and natural language understanding (NLU) to recognize the intent of the text, to enable you to build applications with highly engaging user experiences and lifelike conversational interactions. During this stream, we walk through how to interact with a Sumerian Host using both verbal and typed inputs and responses.