An Exploratory Study Toward the Preferred Conversational Style for Compatible Virtual Agents

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Designing virtual personal assistants that are able to engage users in an interaction have been a challenge for HCI researchers for the past 20 years. In this work we investigated how a set of vocal characteristics known as “conversational style” could play role in engaging users in an interaction with a virtual agent. We also examined whether the… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-47665-0_4

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@inproceedings{Shamekhi2016AnES, title={An Exploratory Study Toward the Preferred Conversational Style for Compatible Virtual Agents}, author={Ameneh Shamekhi and Mary Czerwinski and Gloria Mark and Margeigh Novotny and Gregory A. Bennett}, booktitle={IVA}, year={2016} }