Conversational Modeling

Efficient Natural Language Response Suggestion for Smart Reply

This paper presents a computationally efficient machine-learned method for natural language response suggestion. Feed-forward neural networks using n-gram embedding features encode messages into vectors which are optimized to give message-response …

Conversation Modeling as a Search Problem

How to utilize response ranking for conversation modeling.

Conversational Contextual Cues: The Case of Personalization and History for Response Ranking

We investigate the task of modeling open-domain, multi-turn, unstructured, multi-participant, conversational dialogue. We specifically study the effect of incorporating different elements of the conversation. Unlike previous efforts, which focused on …