invited3We are happy to announce our invited speakers for SIGDIAL/SemDial 2017!


Elisabeth André, Full Professor of Computer Science (W3),
Chair of Human-Centered Multimedia, Faculty of Applied Informatics,
Augsburg University, Germany

Invited lecture:

Andrew Kehler, Professor in the Department of Linguistics,
UC San Diego, USA

Invited lecture: Conversational Eliciture in a Bayesian Model of Language Interpretation


Oliver Lemon, Professor and Director of the Interaction Lab,
Department of Computer Science, Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, UK

Invited lecture: Challenges for Data-driven dialogue systems finding the goldilocks zone for conversational data