Proposal of a script language for embodied conversational agents as asynchronous conversational media

Toru Takahashi, Hideaki Takeda
2002 Proceedings of the first international joint conference on Autonomous agents and multiagent systems part 3 - AAMAS '02  
In this paper, we propose a script language for Personified Media (PM). PM is a kind of embodied conversational agent that can function as a personal conversational medium in asynchronous community systems. In our community system, participants have their personal PM to communicate with others. Each participant composes multimodal utterances towards his/her own PM in a script language and submits the utterances to the community system by turns. Because the script language of PM is not a
more » ... PM is not a language for agent system developers but for participants for online communities, the language should have a structure that users can compose utterances easily and naturally.
doi:10.1145/545131.545136 fatcat:73bor725xrf2lmkswhvkhc2rdi