Feedback Loops in Communication and Human Computing

  • Rieks op den Akker
  • Dirk Heylen
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4451)


Building systems that are able to analyse communicative behaviours or take part in conversations requires a sound methodology in which the complex organisation of conversations is understood and tested on real-life samples. The data-driven approaches to human computing not only have a value for the engineering of systems, but can also provide feedback to the study of conversations between humans and between human and machines.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rieks op den Akker
    • 1
  • Dirk Heylen
    • 1
  1. 1.Human Media Interaction Group, University of Twente, PO Box 217, 7500 AE EnschedeThe Netherlands

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