Dialog Policy Learning for Joint Clarification and Active Learning Queries

@inproceedings{Padmakumar2021DialogPL,
  title={Dialog Policy Learning for Joint Clarification and Active Learning Queries},
  author={Aishwarya Padmakumar and Raymond J. Mooney},
  booktitle={AAAI},
  year={2021}
}
Intelligent systems need to be able to recover from mistakes, resolve uncertainty, and adapt to novel concepts not seen during training. Dialog interaction can enable this by the use of clarifications for correction and resolving uncertainty, and active learning queries to learn new concepts encountered during operation. Prior work on dialog systems has either focused on exclusively learning how to perform clarification/ information seeking, or to perform active learning. In this work, we train… 

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