Natalie KOROTAEVA

3 lessons I learnt from the first chatbot incubator programme

My experience and thoughts about the lemmings.io

#botsmeetup
WHO ARE LEMMINGS?
Lemmings is probably the first incubator programme in the world for messaging platforms like Telegram, Facebook Messenger or Slack, where during ten weeks 50 people with completely different backgrounds (designers, developers, business managers, etc.) were creating and keep creating chatbots.




Photo by Barbara of Mica, the Hipster Cat Bot — at Studio 44.
HOW PEOPLE THINK I SPENT MY SUMMER VS HOW DID I REALLY SPEND IT
Locally grown grape is cheap and very juicy
Stay human-focused
Model of effective communications for lemmings (and humans)
Contribute with flexibility — no fixed positions
Lemmings as part of the Ars Electronica Festival
If any team members arrive with a point of view that is fixed, inflexible and not subject to change — then synergy is virtually impossible.
Do not give up and learn from your mistakes
Allan explains me how to use the shortcuts in terminal. Photo by Mathias Mayrhofer.

I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work.
Thomas A. Edison

Every lemming should remember this.

NOW
the winter batch is open!

APPLY HERE :)
http://apply.lemmings.io
It will be legendary!