Exploration of User Reactions to Different Dialog-Based Interaction Styles

  • Birgit Endrass
  • Christoph Klimmt
  • Gregor Mehlmann
  • Elisabeth André
  • Christian Roth
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7069)


How human users perceive and interact with interactive story-telling applications has not been widely researched so far. In this paper, we present an experimental approach in which we investigate the impact of different dialog-based interaction styles on human users. To this end, an interactive demonstrator has been evaluated in two different versions: one providing a continuous interaction style where interaction is possible at any time, and another providing system-initiated interaction where the user can only interact at certain prompts.


Dialog Interaction Evaluation Storytelling 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Birgit Endrass
    • 1
  • Christoph Klimmt
    • 2
  • Gregor Mehlmann
    • 1
  • Elisabeth André
    • 1
  • Christian Roth
    • 3
  1. 1.Human Centered MultimediaAugsburg UniversityAugsburgGermany
  2. 2.Institut fuer Journalistik und Kommunikationsforschung, Hochschule fuer Musik, Theater und Medien HannoverHannoverGermany
  3. 3.Center for Advanced Media Research AmsterdamVU UniversityAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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