Extrinsic Summarization Evaluation: A Decision Audit Task

@article{Murray2008ExtrinsicSE,
  title={Extrinsic Summarization Evaluation: A Decision Audit Task},
  author={Gabriel Murray and Thomas Kleinbauer and Peter Poller and Steve Renals and Jonathan Kilgour and Tilman Becker},
  journal={TSLP},
  year={2008},
  volume={6},
  pages={2:1-2:29}
}
In this work we describe a large-scale extrinsic evaluation of automatic speech summarization technologies for meeting speech. The particular task is a decision audit, wherein a user must satisfy a complex information need, navigating several meetings in order to gain an understanding of how and why a given decision was made. We compare the usefulness of… CONTINUE READING