We've found 1 research news article and event in topic Cultural awareness relevant to the field of humanlike conversational artificial intelligence.
As soon as a third party enters a dialogue between an agent and a human, social rules starts. It's all about social values, cultural bounded. Power distance, human territoriality elements, gestures and rituals. What is normal in this culture? An agent should know to survive and to be believable.
Summary: Awareness ability of 3D interactive conversational agents
Virtual agents’ reasoning and actions are tightly connected with their awareness ability helping to relate to the environment during a conversation. Researchers invented the combination of virtual reality and artificial intelligence techniques to simulate living conversational agents being aware of themselves, the virtual world around them, and other virtual beings existing in that environment.