SIGDIAL 2013

Date: 

Thursday, August 22, 2013 to Saturday, August 24, 2013

Colocated with: 

Interspeech 2013

Location: 

Metz, France

Website: 

http://www.sigdial.org/workshops/conference14/

Proceedings: 

http://www.sigdial.org/workshops/conference14/proceedings/index.html

General chairs: 

Maxine Eskenazi
Michael Strube

Program chairs: 

Barbara DiEugenio
Jason Williams

Local chairs: 

Olivier Pietquin

Mentoring chairs: 

Kallirroi Georgila

Sponsorships chairs: 

Amanda Stent

Invited speakers: 

Jerome Bellegarda
Bonnie Webber

Business meeting slides: 

http://www.sigdial.org/businessmeetings/metz2013/SIGDIAL2013_Business_Meeting.pdf

Special topic: 

Discourse and Dialogue in Social Media

Shared task: 

http://research.microsoft.com/en-us/events/dstc/default.aspx

Best paper awards: 

POMDP-Based Dialogue Manager Adaptation to Extended Domains, by Milica Gašić, Catherine Breslin, Matthew Henderson, Dongho Kim, Martin Szummer, Blaise Thomson, Pirros Tsiakoulis, Steve Young