The Alexa Prize is a $3.5 million university challenge to advance conversational AI. The teams create socialbots that can converse coherently and engagingly with humans on a range of current events and popular topics such as entertainment, sports, politics, technology, and fashion.
The next episode of Crosstalks will take place this Wednesday, 4th Dec at 18:00 CET at KTH (Nymble). Giampiero Salvi will participate and discuss "The power of the human voice". Crosstalks is an international talk show that is broadcasted live through the web. Researchers and students have a chance to participate on site, via Skype or Twitter.