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Do You Remember Me? Betty the Conversational Agent

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Artificial Intelligence XXXVII (SGAI 2020)

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In this paper we introduce a conversational agent reminiscence companion system called Betty. Betty increases subjective wellbeing (SWB) by engaging with people and by collecting information during one-to-one conversations, then using this data in further personalised conversations with each individual. Results have shown a positive effect on SWB, and improvement in normal age-associated memory loss (NM) was evident through increased everyday interaction with Betty.

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Curry, C., O’Shea, J.D., Crockett, K. (2020). Do You Remember Me? Betty the Conversational Agent. In: Bramer, M., Ellis, R. (eds) Artificial Intelligence XXXVII. SGAI 2020. Lecture Notes in Computer Science(), vol 12498. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-63799-6_32

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