The workshop CONVERSATIONS 2019 is now successfully completed. About 50 chatbot researchers and students met to collaborate and share from their work. A big thank you to the University of Amsterdam for hosting this truly enjoyable event. 

Dates: November 19-20

Location: University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands

The workshop was extended to a two-day event, due to the high number of quality papers submitted. See the workshop program.

Final versions of all accepted full papers are now published in the Springer book Chatbot Research and Design. Third International Workshop, CONVERSATIONS 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, November 19–20, 2019, Revised Selected Papers, at https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-39540-7

Position papers and preprints of full papers are available in the papers section on this website.

The workshop was free of charge, and a good place to actively participate in the rapidly advancing field of chatbot research. Two days of sharing, discussions and collaboration. 

The workshop included engaging presentations of research on chatbots, discussions on chatbot reserach in groups and plenary session.

Workshop keynote speaker: Prof. S. Shyam Sundar (Penn State).


CONVERSATIONS 2019 was supported by the University of Amsterdam, through the Research Priority Area Communication and its Digital Communication Methods Lab, and SINTEF and the Research Council of Norway, through the project Human Chatbot Interaction Design.