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Embodied Conversational Agents:
4 chapters on evaluations!


Searching "conversational agents" + evaluation (need to talk to Stasko's student)
Evaluation of spoken multimodal conversation (p38 Bernsen.pdf)

Bernsen, N. O., Dybkjaer, L. and Kiilerich, S.: Evaluating Conversation with Hans Christian Andersen. Proc. of the Fourth International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation (LREC), Lisbon, Portugal, May 2004, Vol. 3, 2004, 1011–1014.

Dybkjær, L., Bernsen, N.O. and Minker, W.: Evaluation and Usability of Multimodal Spoken Language Dialogue Systems. Speech Communication, Vol. 43, 2004, 33–54.

A framework for evaluating multimodal integration by humans and a role for embodied conversational agents (p24-Massaro.pdf)

Andre, E. (2004). Lessons Learned from Evaluating Animated Presentation Agents. Workshop on Evaluating Embodied Conversational Agents, Schloß Dagstuhl, Germany.

Dominic W. Massaro , Michael M. Cohen , Jonas Beskow , Ronald A. Cole, Developing and evaluating conversational agents, Embodied conversational agents, MIT Press, Cambridge, MA, 2001

Toward adaptive conversational interfaces: Modeling speech convergence with animated personas (p300-Oviatt) (Check reference list here)

J. Cassell , T. Bickmore , M. Billinghurst , L. Campbell , K. Chang , H. Vilhjálmsson , H. Yan, Embodiment in conversational interfaces: Rea, Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems: the CHI is the limit, p.520-527, May 15-20, 1999, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Cassell, J. and Thorisson, K. R. 1999. The power of a nod and a glance: Envelope vs. emotional feedback in animated conversational agents. App. Artif. Intell. J. 13, 4–5, 519–538

Darves, C. and Oviatt, S. L. 2004. Talking to digital fish: Designing effective conversational interfaces for educational software. In Evaluating Conversational Agents, Z. Ruttkay and C. Pelachaud, Eds. Kluwer Academic Publisher, Dordrecht, The Netherlands.

Doris M. Dehn , Susanne van Mulken, The impact of animated interface agents: a review of empirical research, International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, v.52 n.1, p.1-22, Jan. 2000

Natural language in the interface: Automatic prediction of misconceptions in multilingual computer-mediated communication (p62-yamashita.pdf) (talks about evaluating misconceptions)

Building intelligent dialog systems (McRoy et al) (provides a good overview of architectures for dialog systems prior to 1999)

Berry, D. C., Butler, L. T., and de Rosis, F. 2005. Evaluating a realistic agent in an advice-giving task. Int. J. Hum.-Comput. Stud. 63, 3 (Sep. 2005), 304-327.

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