Paper: An Information-State Approach To Collaborative Reference

ACL ID P05-3001
Title An Information-State Approach To Collaborative Reference
Venue Annual Meeting of the Association of Computational Linguistics
Session System Demonstration
Year 2005
Authors

We describe a dialogue system that works with its interlocutor to identify objects. Our contributions include a concise, mod- ular architecture with reversible pro- cesses of understanding and generation, an information-state model of reference, and flexible links between semantics and collaborative problem solving.