Conversational Intelligence Team

We are a team of the Web Intelligence Group working closely on problems related to conversational systems. Conversational systems aim to satisfy users’ needs through conversations using written or spoken language.

Our main research topics are:

  • mixed-initiative interaction
  • common-sense reasoning
  • conversational question-answering
  • dialogue-state tracking
  • task-based conversational systems
  • fairness in conversational systems
  • conversational systems’ evaluation

People

Shenxiang

Xiao-Fu

Xiao

jerome-ramos

Jerome

Publications

2021

Ye, Fanghua; Manotumruksa, Jarana; Zhang, Qiang; Li, Shenghui; Yilmaz, Emine

Slot Self-Attentive Dialogue State Tracking Inproceedings

WWW, 2021.

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Lipani, Aldo; Carterette, Ben; Yilmaz, Emine

How Am I Doing?: Evaluating Conversational Search Systems Offline Journal Article

ACM Transactions on Information Systems (TOIS), 2021.

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2019

Lipani, Aldo; Carterette, Ben; Yilmaz, Emine

From a User Model for Query Sessions to Session Rank Biased Precision (sRBP) Inproceedings

Proc.~of ICTIR, 2019.

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