We've found 3 research news articles and events in topic Emotion relevant to the field of humanlike conversational artificial intelligence.
What's the current emotion of the chatbot and how does the new observation (or internal thinking process, changed goals) influence the emotional state of the chatbot?
Summary: Virtual agent that expresses its own opinions and is a sensitive listener
Virtual human Spike has its own beliefs and values. Additionally, it exhibits rude, pessimistic and confrontational behavior. Even a very cheerful person is not able to convince this virtual agent to chill out, relax or assimilate optimistic outlook. Would you like that Spike became your conversational friend?
Summary: Basing on "regret" algorythm, computers are able to optimize experienced emotions.
Researchers from Blavatnik School of Computer Science at Tel Aviv University led by Professor Yishay Mansour are developing artificial intelligence algorithm in order to equip machines with human emotions. According to this algorithm based on machine learning, the computer programs are taught a sense of “regret” and how to “feel sorry” for their mistakes.