Shahed Chowdhuri is a Senior Technical Evangelist for Microsoft and a public speaker in the DC Metro area. He focuses on app/game/web development, and Azure cloud training for startups, independent developers, enterprise developers and students. You can find him blogging at or on Twitter via @shahedc

Shahed is also the author of ASP.NET Core Essentials (Packt Publishing).

Intro to Bot Framework

Microsoft’s new Bot Framework allows developers to create intelligent bots to interact with users in a natural way. The possibilities of these new types of technologies get tremendously larger when coupled with Azure Services. Get an intro to the Bot Framework and learn how you can reach users over the web, Skype, Slack, SMS, Facebook Chat and more!