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Project Title

Tandbook Bot

Description

Entry to the Hackathon by Tanda and Workplace by Facebook


This hackathon tasked the developers to build the most compelling Tanda integration for Workplace in 24 hours. Leveraging the power of Tanda and Workplace to help workforces collaborate and be more successful.


The project, Tandbook Bot, serves as a Virtual Assistant that aims to help corporations, SMEs, people ops, and employees be more informed, listened to, and engaged in their workplace.


Ask. Be Informed. Be Productive.


TANDA.co + Facebook Workplace Integration:

  • Scheduling
  • Roster
  • Shift Scheduling
  • Shift Swapping
  • Leave Filling
  • Leave Balance Inquiry
  • Check Who’s Unavailable
  • Office Locations + Geolocation Suggestions
  • SMS


With Facebook’s Workplace integration of Tandbook Bot, it benefits the companies to let all these things happen in a cost-efficient, conversational and automated way. To add up, it comes with mobility as Workplace by Facebook is also available on Apple App and Google App Stores!



Most Outstanding Developer Awardee (+ $)

The project was uploaded in GitHub as an open source project under BSD 3 Clause License.

Role

Managed to work for the entire software planning, tooling, development, and integration. Leveraged the powerful NLP (Natural Language Processing) of DialogFlow to capture, in a meaningful way, the user's intention and inquiries. Consumed TANDA's most important APIs for modules such as Leave, Unavailability, Rosters, Geolocation and SMS. Integrated the developed chatbot with Workplace through custom integrations, and setup permissions, webhook subscriptions and access tokens.

Company

Facebook, Inc. + Tanda

Company Description

Facebook, Inc. is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California. Its website was launched on February 4, 2004, by Mark Zuckerberg, along with fellow Harvard College students and roommates Eduardo Saverin, Andrew McCollum, Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes.

Tanda is the world's no. 1 platform for workforce success. Tanda builds world class technology to help business build happy and productive workforces so they can create more jobs. Tanda has clients from mum & pop operations to global businesses with over 30,000 employees, and offices in 4 countries! They are best known for their fear of paperwork.

Project Year

2018

Technologies Workplace by Facebook Facebook Graph API TANDA API v2 DialogFlow Artificial Intelligence ChatBot JavaScript ES6 NodeJS ExpressJS OAuth requests NLP webhooks RESTFul APIs Available on GitHub Let me prepare a coffee