The potential for disruption in the fintech industry.
What it does
Talks with you, gets you a life insurance quote based on a legit selfie you upload.
How we built it
The project is an amalgamation of a variety of technologies. A facebook messenger chat bot for the frontend, a set of micro-services in the middle, running on GCP, and a powerful chat engine developed on google Dialogflow. This in addition to a variety of services integrated to it, like the face recognition service, the custom built machine learning service built for quote generation.
Challenges we ran into
Seamless integration of multiple technologies. Time-boxed development.
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Starting off with a small idea and taking it to realization is something we are really proud of.
What we learned
Caffeine bars work.
What's next for Max Insurance Bot
Move to other platforms like Twitter, SMS, which should be fairly easy, given that the base chatbot is ready!