List of accepted papers

  • Comparison of Automatic Speech Recognition Systems
    Joshua Kim, Chunfeng Liu, Rafael A. Calvo, Kathryn McCabe, Silas C.R. Taylor, Björn W. Schuller and Wu Kaihang
  • Personalized Extractive Summarization with Discourse Structure Constraints Towards Efficient and Coherent Dialog-based News Delivery
    Hiroaki Takatsu, Ryota Ando, Hiroshi Honda, Yoichi Matsuyama and Tetsunori Kobayashi
  • Out-of-Scope Domain and Intent Classication through Hierarchical Joint Modeling
    Pengfei Liu, Kun Li and Helen Meng
  • Multimodal Dialogue Response Timing Estimation Using Dialogue Context Encoder
    Ryota Yahagi, Yuya Chiba, Takashi Nose and Akinori Ito
  • Design guidelines for developing systems for dialogue system competitions
    Kazunori Komatani, Ryu Takeda, Keisuke Nakashima and Mikio Nakano
  • Empathetic Dialogue Generation with Pre-trained RoBERTa-GPT2 and External Knowledge
    Ye Liu, Wolfgang Maier, Wolfgang Minker and Stefan Ultes
  • Understanding How People Rate Their Conversations
    Alexandros Papangelis, Nicole Chartier, Pankaj Rajan, Julia Hirschberg and Dilek Hakkani-Tur
  • Eliciting Cooperative Persuasive Dialogue by Multimodal Emotional Robot
    Sara Asai, Koichiro Yoshino, Seitaro Shinagawa, Sakriani Sakti and Satoshi Nakamura
  • A WoZ Study for an Incremental Proficiency Scoring Interview Agent Eliciting Ratable Samples
    Mao Saeki, Weronika Demkow, Tetsunori Kobayashi and Yoichi Matsuyama
  • SUPPLE: A Dialogue Management Approach based on Conversation Patterns
    Florian Kunneman and Koen Hindriks
  • Data collection for detecting the unwillingness to answer questions in dialogue
    Kazumi Nagao, Ryuichiro Higashinaka and Kazuto Ataka
  • Towards Handling Unconstrained User Preferences in Dialogue
    Suraj Pandey, Svetlana Stoyanchev and Rama Doddipatla
  • Voice Activity Detection Considerations in a Dialog Agent for Dysarthric Speakers
    Jackson Liscombe, Hardik Kothare, Michael Neumann, Oliver Roesler, Doug Habberstad, Andrew Cornish, David Pautler, David Suendermann-Oeft, Vikram Ramanarayanan and Alexander Ocampo
  • Segmentation-Based Formulation of Slot Filling Task for Better Generative Modeling
    Kei Wakabayashi, Johane Takeuchi and Mikio Nakano
  • Can we predict how challenging Spoken Language Understanding corpora are across sources, languages and domains?
    Frederic Bechet, Christian Raymond, Achraf Hamane, Rim Abrougui, Gabriel Marzinotto and Géraldine Damnati
  • Active Learning and Multi-label Classification for Ellipsis and Coreference Detection in Conversational Question-Answering
    Quentin Brabant, Lina Maria Rojas-Barahona and Claire Gardent
  • Enhancing Self-Disclosure In Neural Conversation Models By Response Candidate Re-ranking
    Mayank Soni, Benjamin Cowan and Vincent Wade
  • On the Impact of Self-efficacy on Assessment of User Experience in Customer Service Chatbot Conversations
    Yuexin Cao, Vicente Ivan Sanchez Carmona, Xiaoyi Liu, Changjian Hu, Neslihan Iskender, André Beyer, Sebastian Möller and Tim Polzehl
  • Dialogue Management as Graph Transformations
    Nicholas Walker, Torbjørn Dahl and Pierre Lison
  • Developing PARADISE for Open Domain Dialogue Systems
    Marilyn Walker, Stephen Whittaker, Colin Harmon and James Graupera
  • Learning to ask specific questions naturally in chat-oriented dialogue systems
    Sota Horiuchi and Ryuichiro Higashinaka
  • Neural Natural Language Generation for Knowledge-Graph Based Response Generators in Open Domain Dialogue
    Lena Reed and Marilyn Walker
  • Fine-tuning a pre-trained Transformer-based encoder-decoder model with user-generated question-answer pairs to realize character-like chatbots
    Koh Mitsuda, Ryuichiro Higashinaka, Hiroaki Sugiyama, Masahiro Mizukami, Tetsuya Kinebuchi, Ryuta Nakamura, Noritake Adachi and Hidetoshi Kawabata
  • Investigating the Impact of Pre-trained Language Models on Dialog Evaluation
    Chen Zhang, Luis Fernando D’haro, Thomas Friedrichs, Haizhou Li and Yiming Chen