Accepted Papers

A Demonstration of Dialogue Processing in SimSensei Kiosk
Fabrizio Morbini, David DeVault, Kallirroi Georgila, Ron Artstein, David Traum and Louis-Philippe Morency
Adapting to Personality Over Time: Examining the Effectiveness of Dialogue Policy Progressions in Task-Oriented Interaction
Alexandria Vail and Kristy Boyer
Addressing Class Imbalance for Improved Recognition of Implicit Discourse Relations
Junyi Jessy Li and Ani Nenkova
Alex: Bootstrapping a Statistical Dialogue System for a New Domain by Real Users
Ondřej Dušek, Ondřej Plátek, Lukáš Žilka and Filip Jurčíček
An easy method to make dialogue systems incremental
Hatim Khouzaimi, Romain Laroche and Fabrice Lefevre
Aspectual Properties of Conversational Activities
Rebecca J. Passonneau, Boxuan Guan, Cho Ho Yeung, Yuan Du and Emma Conner
Back to the Blocks World: Learning New Actions through Situated Human-Robot Dialogue
Lanbo She, Shaohua Yang, Yu Cheng, Yunyi Jia, Joyce Chai and Ning Xi
Combining Task and Dialogue Streams in Unsupervised Dialogue Act Models
Aysu Ezen-Can and Kristy Boyer
Comparative Error Analysis of Dialog State Tracking
Ronnie Smith
Crowdsourcing Street-level Geographic Information Using a Spoken Dialogue System
Raveesh Meena, Johan Boye, Gabriel Skantze and Joakim Gustafson
Detecting Inappropriate Clarification Requests in Spoken Dialogue Systems
Alex Liu, Rose Sloan, Mei-Vern Then, Svetlana Stoyanchev, Julia Hirschberg and Elizabeth Shriberg
Dialogue Act Modeling for Non-Visual Web Access
Vikas Ashok, Yevgen Borodin, Svetlana Stoyanchev and IV Ramakrishnan
Evaluating a Spoken Dialogue System that Detects and Adapts to User Affective States
Diane Litman and Kate Forbes-Riley
Extractive Summarization and Dialogue Act Modeling on Email Threads: An Integrated Probabilistic Approach
Tatsuro Oya and Giuseppe Carenini
Extrinsic Evaluation of Dialog State Tracking and Predictive Metrics for Dialog Policy Optimization
Sungjin Lee
Free on-line speech recogniser based on Kaldi ASR toolkit producing word posterior lattices
Ondřej Plátek and Filip Jurčíček
Identifying Narrative Clause Types in Personal Stories
Reid Swanson, Elahe Rahimtoroghi, Thomas Corcoran and Marilyn Walker
Improving Classification-Based Natural Language Understanding with Non-Expert Annotation
Fabrizio Morbini, Kenji Sagae and Eric Forbell
In-depth Exploitation of Noun and Verb Semantics to Identify Causation in Verb-Noun Pairs
Mehwish Riaz and Roxana Girju
Information Navigation System Based on POMDP that Tracks User Focus
Koichiro Yoshino and Tatsuya Kawahara
Initiative Taking in Negotiation
Elnaz Nouri and David Traum
InproTKs: A Toolkit for Incremental Situated Processing
Casey Kennington, Spyros Kousidis and David Schlangen
Interaction Quality Estimation in Spoken Dialogue Systems Using Hybrid-HMMs
Stefan Ultes and Wolfgang Minker
Knowledge Acquisition Strategies for Goal-Oriented Dialog Systems
Aasish Pappu and Alexander Rudnicky
Learning non-cooperative dialogue behaviours
Ioannis Efstathiou and Oliver Lemon
Learning to Re-rank for Interactive Problem Resolution and Query Refinement
Rashmi Gangadharaiah, Balakrishnan Narayanaswamy and Charles Elkan
Markovian Discriminative Modeling for Dialog State Tracking
Hang Ren, Weiqun Xu and Yonghong Yan
MVA: The Multimodal Virtual Assistant
Michael Johnston, John Chen, Patrick Ehlen, Hyuckchul Jung, Jay Lieske, Aarthi Reddy, Ethan Selfridge, Svetlana Stoyanchev, Brant Vasilieff and Jay Wilpon
Optimizing Generative Dialog State Tracker via Cascading Gradient Descent
Byung-Jun Lee, Woosang Lim, Daejoong Kim and Kee-Eung Kim
Out-of-Domain Spoken Dialogs in the Car: A WoZ Study
Sven Reichel, Jasmin Sohn, Ute Ehrlich, André Berton and Michael Weber
Probabilistic Human-Computer Trust Handling
Florian Nothdurft, Felix Richter and Wolfgang Minker
Reducing Sparsity Improves the Recognition of Implicit Discourse Relations
Junyi Jessy Li and Ani Nenkova
SAWDUST: a Semi-Automated Wizard Dialogue Utterance Selection Tool for domain-independent large-domain dialogue
Sudeep Gandhe and David Traum
Sequential Labeling for Tracking Dynamic Dialog States
Seokhwan Kim and Rafael E. Banchs
Situated Language Understanding at 25 Miles per Hour
Teruhisa Misu, Antoine Raux, Rakesh Gupta and Ian Lane
The PARLANCE mobile application for interactive search in English and Mandarin
Helen Hastie, Marie-Aude Aufaure, Panos Alexopoulos, Hugues Bouchard, Catherine Breslin, Heriberto Cuayáhuitl, Nina Dethlefs, Milica Gašić, James Henderson, Oliver Lemon, Xingkun Liu, Peter Mika, Nesrine Ben Mustapha, Tim Potter, Verena Rieser, Blaise Thomson, Pirros Tsiakoulis, Yves Vanrompay, Boris Villazon-Terrazas, Majid Yazdani, Steve Young and Yanchao Yu
The Role of Polarity in Inferring Acceptance and Rejection in Dialogue
Julian Schlöder and Raquel Fernández
The Second Dialog State Tracking Challenge
Matthew Henderson, Blaise Thomson and Jason Williams
The SJTU System for Dialog State Tracking Challenge 2
Kai Sun, Lu Chen, Su Zhu and Kai Yu
User Modeling by Using Bag-of-Behaviors for Building a Dialog System Sensitive to the Interlocutor's Internal State
Yuya Chiba, Masashi Ito, Takashi Nose and Akinori Ito
Using Ellipsis Detection and Word Similarity for Transformation of Spoken Language into Grammatically Valid Sentences
Manuel Giuliani, Thomas Marschall and Amy Isard
Web-style ranking and SLU combination for dialog state tracking
Jason D. Williams
Word-Based Dialog State Tracking with Recurrent Neural Networks
Matthew Henderson, Blaise Thomson and Steve Young

Last update: June 12, 2014 - Credits