NADIA: A Simplified Approach Towards the Development of Natural Dialogue Systems

  • Markus M. BergEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9103)


Spoken Dialogue Systems have enormously improved during the last couple of years and gave rise to voice-controlled mobile assistants. While the abilities of these systems are very sophisticated, there is a lack of tools enabling us to easily describe a natural dialogue that can afterwards be processed by a dialogue engine without having to programme the engine itself. In this paper we present NADIA, a dialogue engine that can process an easy to define XML-based dialogue description.


Spoken Dialogue Systems Dialogue Modelling Natural Language Generation Voice User Interface 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institute of Computer ScienceUniversity of KielKielGermany
  2. 2.Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer ScienceUniversity of WismarWismarGermany

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