Paper: Dialogue Interaction With The DARPA Communicator Infrastructure: The Development Of Useful Software

ACL ID H01-1017
Title Dialogue Interaction With The DARPA Communicator Infrastructure: The Development Of Useful Software
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Main Conference
Year 2001
Authors

To support engaging human users in robust, mixed-initiative speech dialogue interactions which reach beyond current capabilities in dialogue systems, the DARPA Communicator program [1] is funding the development of a distributed message-passing infrastructure for dialogue systems which all Communicator participants are using. In this presentation, we describe the features of and requirements for a genuinely useful software infrastructure for this purpose. Keywords Spoken dialogue, speech interfaces 1.