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DSTC6

Dialog System Technology Challenges
Long Beach, USA, December 10, 2017

Tentative Workshop Program

December 10, 2017

08:30-09:00Registration
   
Opening
09:00-09:10Welcome Remarks from DSTC Steering CommitteeJason Williams (Microsoft Research)
09:10-09:15DSTC6 OverviewSeokhwan Kim (Adobe Research)
   
Track 1: End-to-End Goal Oriented Dialog Learning
09:15-09:30Track Overview Julien Perez (Naver Labs Europe) 
09:30-09:50Best System Presentation 
09:50-10:00Discussion 
   
10:00-10:15Coffee break
   
Invited Talk 1
10:15-10:55 Dialogue as multitask learning and question answering Dr. Richard Socher (Salesforce)
10:55-11:05Q&A 
   
Track 2: End-to-End Conversation Modeling
11:05-11:20Track OverviewChiori Hori (MERL)
11:20-11:40Best System Presentation 
11:40-11:50Discussion 
   
Invited Talk 2
11:50-12:30Visual Dialog: Towards AI agents that can see, talk, and actDr. Dhruv Batra (Georia Tech/FAIR)
12:30-12:40Q&A 
   
12:40-14:00Lunch Break & Sponsor Talks
   
Track 3: Dialog Breakdown Detection
14:00-14:15Track OverviewRyuichiro Higashinaka (NTT)
14:15-14:35Best System Presentation 
14:35-14:45Discussion 
   
Oral Session for General Technical Papers
14:45-15:00Talk #1 
15:00-15:05Q&A 
15:05-15:20Talk #2 
15:20-15:25Q&A 
   
15:25-15:45Coffee Break & Flash Talk by Poster Presenters
   
Poster Session
15:45-17:15Posters
   
Closing
17:15-17:55DSTC6 Review/DSTC7 Track ProposalsKoichiro Yoshino (NAIST)
17:55-18:00Wrap-up TalkChiori Hori (MERL)

December 11, 2017

Optional Excursion
TBALab tour at University of Southern California (optional)

Supporting Organizations

The DSTC6 workshop is sponsored by Adobe Research and endorsed by International Speech Communication Association (ISCA). The workshop proceedings will be available in the ISCA archive.