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Situated Interaction

Dan Bohus, Eric Horvitz

Microsoft Research

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Situated Interaction

Long-term goal

Embed interaction deeply into the flow of everyday situations & collaborations

Sample challenge

Conversational agent that can serve as a Microsoft receptionist

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wide-angle camera

4-element microphone array

touch screen

card reader










quad core PC

Behavioral control

Dialog management & Interaction Planning

Microsoft Robotics Studio [Concurrency, Coordination and Distributed Services]

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Handling Participants Waiting in Line

detect and track multipleparticipants

infer roles and needs

infer and track current speaker

and the conversational floor

maintain engagement with both participants via gaze and direct interaction

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Ken Hinckley

Senior Researcher

Microsoft Research

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It's next, in McKinley

New user interfaces

Natural language translation


and much more…

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