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 Preliminary Workshop Program 
First Day
Sunday, September 13th
08:30 Registration & coffee
09:00 Reception session (with 30 sec. introduction/participant)
09:30 Discussion session I
  • Data collection, quality and availability - 3.20 David
  • Adaptable dialogue systems - 3.21 Milica
  • Human-robot interaction - 3.18 Franšois
11:30 Summaries & discussion
12:00 Industry/company talks: sponsor presentation
13:00 Lunch break
14:00 Discussion session II
  • Multimodal - 3.18 Franšois
  • Learning from data - 3.21 Milica
  • Multi-language multi-domain - 3.20 Joana
15:30 Summaries & discussion
16:00 Tea break
16:30 Industry & academic panel: Session on career development
18:30 Dinner @ Zeera Indian Restaurant (5 min walk)
Second Day
Monday, September 14th
09:00 Coffee
09:30 Demos & posters
10:30 Frameworks and Grand Challenges for Dialogue System Evaluation
11:00 Discussion sessions on evaluation
  • Error handling, detection and prevention - 3.18
  • Metrics and standards - 3.20
  • Real user satisfaction on the real world - 3.21
12:00 Summaries & discussion with panelists
12:30 Concluding remarks
13:00 Lunch break and farewell