C201: The Cooperative Principle in Conversation Design

Track C: VIXD – Tuesday 25 April 
10:45 – 11:30

To the surprise of many technologists, verbal cooperation flouts the rules of math and formal logic—the game of conversation is played with a different set of rules. Come find out what they are, and rethink the rules of grammar design and error repair, how to help users know what to say, how to accommodate users’ diverse communication styles, and how to improve the perception of your application and brand in the minds of everyday people who talk and listen to machines.

Presented by: James Giangola