A Conversational Model of Multimodal Interaction

  title={A Conversational Model of Multimodal Interaction},
  author={Adelheit Stein and Ulrich Thiel},
  booktitle={AAAI 1993},
Multimodal interaction is employed in a variety of contemporary information systems in order to enhance the flexibility and naturalness of the user interface. In this paper , we propose a comprehensive framework which allows the modeling a d specification of multimodal interactions. To this end, we employ an extended notion of ‘dialogue acts’ which can be performed by linguistic or non-linguistic means. On this basis we discuss the temporal structure of multimodal interaction. First, a… CONTINUE READING