How We Talk and How Machines Listen

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How We Talk and How Machines Listen

The Structure of Discourse in Human-Computer Interaction

Speaker: Abi Jones

Abi Jones compares human-to-human and human-computer conversation and interaction, introducing you to the conversational machines in your life and those to come. Learn what makes for great human-computer speech interaction from the first turn to the last, how computers interpret speech, and why it’s more enjoyable and addictive to talk to a 1960s chatbot than most intelligent assistants available today.