When this happens...
Google CalendarEvent Start
Then do this...
SlackSend Direct Message

"Oh no, I'll be late!" Get rid of this occurance with this Slackbot Google Calendar integration that reminds you of upcoming events. You can customize what information shows up from Google Calendar, pulling in the start time, end time, location and more.

How It Works

  1. Zapier keeps an eye on your Google Calendar—either on a specific calendar or an upcoming event that matches a search query on a calendar.

  2. When it's the designated time before a specified event, Zapier posts a customizable direct message in Slack.

What You Need

  • Google Calendar account
  • Slack account

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It's easy to connect Google Calendar + Slack and requires absolutely zero coding experience—the only limit is your own imagination.

When this happens...
then do this!
New Event

Triggers when an event is created.

Create Detailed Event

Create an event by defining each field.

New Event Matching Search

Triggers when an event is created that matches a search.

Quick Add Event

Create an event from a piece of text. Google parses the text for date, time, and description info.

Event Start

Triggers a specified time before an event starts.

Update Event

Updates an event. Only filled fields are updated.

New Starred Message

Triggers when you star a message.

Send Direct Message

Send a direct message to a user or yourself from the Slackbot.

New Message Posted to Channel

Triggers when a new message is posted to a specific #channel you choose.

Send Channel Message

Post a new message to a specific #channel you choose.

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Google Calendar lets you organize your schedule and share events with co-workers and friends. With Google's free online calendar, it's easy to keep track of your daily schedule.

Slack is a platform for team communication: everything in one place, instantly searchable, available wherever you go. Offering instant messaging, document sharing and knowledge search for modern teams.