Keynote Speakers

We are happy to announce our invited speakers for SIGDIAL/SemDial 2017:

  • Elisabeth André, Augsburg University, Germany

  • Andrew Kehler, UC San Diego, USA

  • Oliver Lemon, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Elisabeth André

Elisabeth André, Full Professor of Computer Science (W3),
Chair of Human-Centered Multimedia,
Faculty of Applied Informatics,
Augsburg University, Germany

Invited Lecture: Empowering Human-Robot Dialogue by Affective Computing Research

Andrew Kehler

Andrew Kehler, Professor in the Department of Linguistics,
UC San Diego, USA

Invited Lecture: Conversational Eliciture in a Bayesian Model of Language Interpretation

Oliver Lemon

Oliver Lemon, Professor and Director of the Interaction Lab,
Department of Computer Science,
Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Invited Lecture: Challenges for Data-driven Dialogue Systems: Finding the Goldilocks Zone for Conversational Data

Last update: July 13, 2017 - Credits