Conversational AI Blog

(Beginner) Tutorials, Guides and FAQs on Chatbots, Voice Bots, Dialogflow Essentials and Dialogflow CX.

Welcome to my conversational AI engineering blog. As a SWE and advocate for Google, I build a lot of cool stuff, and I'm the bridge between Google's engineering team and you; chatbot developers, UI/UX designers, conversational experts, linguists, and contact center engineers.

—Lee Boonstra, www.leeboonstra.dev
Dialogflow CX Competition — Learn Dialogflow CX & Design Open-Source Components

Dialogflow CX Competition — Learn Dialogfl...

Since we can’t run any Dialogflow community in-person events this year, we came up with another great community activity! A designer & developer (learning) competition! Get trained in Dialogflow CX, get a free t-shirt and work on open-source components.

Google Cloud recently released Dialogflow CX, a bot-building platform for building chatbots and telephony agents. It empowers your team to accelerate creating enterprise-level conversational experiences through a visual bot builder and an advanced NLU.

To have a reason to play around with the tool, you can join the competition. Developers and UX Designers can register from July the 12th, by visiting the event website: 


Lee Boonstra

Lee Boonstra

Lee Boonstra is a software engineer and advocate for the Cloud office of the CTO at Google, a diverse team of highly experienced engineers and technologists, working on behalf of the Cloud CEO, whose mission is to foster market-disrupting collaborative innovation between Google and the world's most ambitious organizations. Expertise in AI & Voice, Lee is a public speaker and a published author for O'Reilly and Apress.

Lee Boonstra

Lee wrote a book for O’Reilly: Hands-on Sencha Touch 2 and lately: the Definitive Guide to Conversational AI with Dialogflow and Google Cloud for Apress.

Lee lives in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, and is a rainbow mommy.

My book
The Definitive Guide to Conversational AI With Dialogflow & Google Cloud. for Building Complex Chatbots, Voicebots and Telephony Agents.

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How to Integrate Dialogflow With Your Flutter App
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Getting Audio Data From Text (Text to Speech) and Play It in Your Browser. (Part IV)

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Disclaimer: The opinions stated here are my own, not those of my company. - 2022 ® Lee Boonstra