- Day 1:
- What are ECAs?
Human-human Face-to-face Conversation
Overview of Natural Language Generation.
- Day 2:
What's the Output? - Specifying multimodal utterances.
A bit about Realization.
- Day 3:
- Generating referring expressions accompanied by gestures.
- Day 4:
- Generating non-verbal behaviors for discourse and dialogue.
- Day 5:
Evaluating Embodied Conversational Agents
I want to build my own ECA. How do I start?
I will make an annotated bibliography available here.
The slides in pdf format.