Automatic Evaluation of Spoken Dialogue

@inproceedings{Eckert1998AutomaticEO,
  title={Automatic Evaluation of Spoken Dialogue},
  author={SystemsWieland Eckert and Esther Levin and Roberto PieracciniAT and P Park},
  year={1998}
}
We advocate an objective evaluation methodology for the automated evaluation of spoken dialogue systems that eliminates manual interaction and reduces annotation errors and personal bias. The evaluation is performed by observing interactions between the system and a simulated user. We argue that user simulation is an inexpensive and feasible method for optimizing a dialogue system in the lab. Using a simulated user we can conduct dialogues until the performance measure reaches a predetermined… CONTINUE READING
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