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Intelligent Virtual Agents

13th International Conference, IVA 2013, Edinburgh, UK, August 29-31, 2013. Proceedings

  • Ruth Aylett
  • Brigitte Krenn
  • Catherine Pelachaud
  • Hiroshi Shimodaira
Conference proceedings IVA 2013

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8108)

Also part of the Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence book sub series (LNAI, volume 8108)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Cognitive Models

    1. Weizi (Philip) Li, Tim Balint, Jan M. Allbeck
      Pages 1-14
    2. Yilin Kang, Ah-Hwee Tan
      Pages 29-43
    3. David V. Pynadath, Ning Wang, Stacy C. Marsella
      Pages 44-57
    4. Tiago Ribeiro, Marco Vala, Ana Paiva
      Pages 58-67
  3. Applications

    1. Timothy Bickmore, Laura Vardoulakis, Brian Jack, Michael Paasche-Orlow
      Pages 68-78
    2. Ramin Yaghoubzadeh, Marcel Kramer, Karola Pitsch, Stefan Kopp
      Pages 79-91
    3. Ugan Yasavur, Christine Lisetti, Napthali Rishe
      Pages 92-105
    4. Jeunese Payne, Andrea Szymkowiak, Paul Robertson, Graham Johnson
      Pages 106-115
    5. Ligia Batrinca, Giota Stratou, Ari Shapiro, Louis-Philippe Morency, Stefan Scherer
      Pages 116-128
    6. Anuj Tewari, Timothy Brown, John Canny
      Pages 129-138
    7. Vivien Kühne, Astrid Marieke Rosenthal-von der Pütten, Nicole C. Krämer
      Pages 149-158
    8. Sangyoon Lee, Cynthia M. LaFond, Andrew E. Johnson, Catherine Vincent, Jason Leigh, Luc Renambot
      Pages 159-167
  4. Dialogue, Language, Speech

    1. Iwan de Kok, Dirk Heylen
      Pages 168-179
    2. Yu Ding, Catherine Pelachaud, Thierry Artières
      Pages 217-228

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents, IVA 2013, held in Edinburgh, UK, in August 2013. There was a total of 94 submissions. The 18 full and 18 short papers presented in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in the book. In addition, the volume lists the 34 posters which were on display during the conference. The papers are organized in topical sections named: cognitive models; applications; dialogue, language, speech; non-verbal behaviour; and social, cultural models and agents.


artificial intelligence cognitive modeling gestures nonverbal communication social interaction

Editors and affiliations

  • Ruth Aylett
    • 1
  • Brigitte Krenn
    • 2
  • Catherine Pelachaud
    • 3
  • Hiroshi Shimodaira
    • 4
  1. 1.MACSHeriot-Watt UniversityEdinburghUK
  2. 2.Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI)ViennaAustria
  3. 3.CNRS-LTCI, Telecom-ParisTechParisFrance
  4. 4.School of InformaticsThe University of EdinburghEdinburghUK

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Intelligent Virtual Agents
  • Book Subtitle 13th International Conference, IVA 2013, Edinburgh, UK, August 29-31, 2013. Proceedings
  • Editors Ruth Aylett
    Brigitte Krenn
    Catherine Pelachaud
    Hiroshi Shimodaira
  • Series Title Lecture Notes in Computer Science
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-40414-6
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-642-40415-3
  • Series ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series E-ISSN 1611-3349
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVIII, 493
  • Number of Illustrations 113 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Artificial Intelligence
    User Interfaces and Human Computer Interaction
    Simulation and Modeling
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