A model for integrating dialogue and the execution of joint plans

Yuqing Tang, Timothy J Norman, Simon Parsons

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Abstract

Coming up with a plan for a team that operates in a non-deterministic environment is a complex process, and the problem is further complicated by the need for team members to communicate while the plan is being executed. Such communication is required, for example, to make sure that information critical to the plan is passed in time for it to be useful. In this paper we present a model for constructing joint plans for a team of agents that takes into account their communication needs. The model builds on recent developments in symbolic non-deterministic planning, ideas that have not previously been applied to this problem.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings of the Eighth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems
PublisherInternational Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems
Pages883-890
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2009
EventEighth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems - Budapest, Hungary
Duration: 10 May 200915 May 2009

Conference

ConferenceEighth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems
CountryHungary
CityBudapest
Period10/05/0915/05/09

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Tang, Y., Norman, T. J., & Parsons, S. (2009). A model for integrating dialogue and the execution of joint plans. In Proceedings of the Eighth International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (pp. 883-890). International Foundation for Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems.