An Intelligent Sales Assistant for Configurable Products
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Some of the recent proposals of web-based applications are oriented to provide advanced search services through virtual shops. Within this context, this paper proposes an advanced type of software application that simulates how a sales assistant dialogues with a consumer to dynamically configure a product according to particular needs. The paper presents the general knowledge model that uses artificial intelligence and knowledge-based techniques to simulate the configuration process. Finally, the paper illustrates the description with an example of an application in the field of photography equipment.
KeywordsConfiguration Process Configurable Product Local Inference Assembly Constraint AAAI Spring Symposium
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