Interactive Search with Contextual Navigation Recommendations

Tolga Könik, Yoni Medoff, Rajyashree Mukherjee
2015 International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence  
We present an interactive search assistance agent that integrates search and recommendation-based experiences into a novel unified presentation. The agent guides the user toward more desirable inventory, while also satisfying the constraints that the user constructs with the help of the agent. We built a prototype which supports this mechanism by connecting to the search functionality on eBay. We have also created the popularity knowledge-base of the agent by aggregating data from billions of
more » ... er transactions. The accompanying video 1 demonstrates the resulting prototype in this context.
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