Designing and testing the messages produced by a virtual dietitian

Luca Anselma, Alessandro Mazzei
2018 Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Natural Language Generation  
This paper presents a project about the automatic generation of persuasive messages in the context of the diet management. In the first part of the paper we introduce the basic mechanisms related to data interpretation and content selection for a numerical data-to-text generation architecture. In the second part of the paper we discuss a number of factors influencing the design of the messages. In particular, we consider the design of the aggregation procedure. Finally, we present the results
more » ... a human-based evaluation concerning this design factor.
doi:10.18653/v1/w18-6531 dblp:conf/inlg/AnselmaM18 fatcat:irfigpllorgvxkynjbwlb5syhe