Srini Janarthanam is an expert in Chatbots, NLP and AI technologies with over 10 years of experience. He got his Ph.D. from The University of Edinburgh. He worked as a researcher at Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt Universities where he worked on several research projects and authored over 50 conference/journal publications. He runs a chatbot and AI solutions agency - Chatomate. He recently authored the book Hands On - Chatbots and Conversational UI Development published by Packt.