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Tuesday, September 11 • 3:00pm - 3:50pm
OPEN TALK : Why your App Needs Real-Time Communications

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Communication is an important human interaction. However, when you are not physically present with the other party, it can be difficult to stay connected. To bridge this gap between users, a widespread of popular apps are adding some form of Real-Time Communications (RTC). In fact, there are over 1.5 billion minutes of audio/video logged weekly from just Chrome Web users. That does not include mobile applications and other desktop/mobile browsers. From Social to Healthcare to E-Commerce, more app developers are looking to add further engagement and increase interactions with their user base. RTC not only helps users communicate with one another but also enables apps to monetize by adding premium features.  Let’s explore why you should consider adding real-time communications in your application today.

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Sid Sharma

Director of Developer Relations, Agora.io
Sid Sharma is leading the developer evangelism efforts at Agora.io. He has experience in both API and platform evangelism with heavy exposure in the CPaaS and real-time communications space. Sid started out as the first full-time Developer Advocate at Nexmo where he helped shape the... Read More →

Tuesday September 11, 2018 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
Workshop Room 1