IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference

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Springer
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Year
2008
Period
September 1-3
Place
Tokyo, Japan
ISBN
978-3-540-85482-1
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IVA - Intelligent Virtual Agents
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IVA is an interdisciplinary annual conference and the main forum for presenting research on modeling, developing and evaluating intelligent virtual agents with a focus on communicative abilities and social behavior. In addition to presentations on theoretical issues, the conference encourages the showcasing of working applications. Researchers from the fields of human-human and human-robot interaction are also welcome to share work which has a bearing on intelligent virtual agents.

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Articles

Lance, Brent, Marsella, Stacy (2008): The Relation between Gaze Behavior and the Attribution of Emotion: An Empirical Study. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 1-14. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_1

Pedica, Claudio, Vilhjálmsson, Hannes Hogni (2008): Social Perception and Steering for Online Avatars. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 104-116. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_11

Traum, David R., Marsella, Stacy, Gratch, Jonathan, Lee, Jina, Hartholt, Arno (2008): Multi-party, Multi-issue, Multi-strategy Negotiation for Multi-modal Virtual Agents. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 117-130. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_12

Thorisson, Kristinn R., Jonsdottir, Gudny Ragna (2008): A Granular Architecture for Dynamic Realtime Dialogue. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 131-138. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_13

Hernault, Hugo, Piwek, Paul, Prendinger, Helmut, Ishizuka, Mitsuru (2008): Generating Dialogues for Virtual Agents Using Nested Textual Coherence Relations. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 139-145. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_14

Smith, Cameron, Cavazza, Marc, Charlton, Daniel, Zhang, Li, Turunen, Markku, Hakulinen, Jaakko (2008): Integrating Planning and Dialogue in a Lifestyle Agent. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 146-153. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_15

Becker-Asano, Christian Werner, Wachsmuth, Ipke (2008): Affect Simulation with Primary and Secondary Emotions. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 15-28. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_2

Rodriguez, Harold, Beck, Diane, Lind, David, Lok, Benjamin (2008): Audio Analysis of Human/Virtual-Human Interaction. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 154-161. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_16

Jonsdottir, Gudny Ragna, Thorisson, Kristinn R., Nivel, Eric (2008): Learning Smooth, Human-Like Turntaking in Realtime Dialogue. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 162-175. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_17

Morency, Louis-Philippe, Kok, Iwan de, Gratch, Jonathan (2008): Predicting Listener Backchannels: A Probabilistic Multimodal Approach. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 176-190. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_18

Kipp, Michael, Gebhard, Patrick (2008): IGaze: Studying Reactive Gaze Behavior in Semi-immersive Human-Avatar Interactions. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 191-199. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_19

Ishii, Ryo, Nakano, Yukiko I. (2008): Estimating User\'s Conversational Engagement Based on Gaze Behaviors. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 200-207. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_20

Baylor, Amy L., Kim, Soyoung (2008): The Effects of Agent Nonverbal Communication on Procedural and Attitudinal Learning Outcom. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 208-214. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_21

Heloir, Alexis, Kipp, Michael, Gibet, Sylvie, Courty, Nicolas (2008): Evaluating Data-Driven Style Transformation for Gesturing Embodied Agents. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 215-222. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_22

Rehm, Matthias, Nakano, Yukiko I., Andre, Elisabeth, Nishida, Toyoaki (2008): Culture-Specific First Meeting Encounters between Virtual Agents. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 223-236. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_23

Rossen, Brent, Johnsen, Kyle, Deladisma, Adeline, Lind, Scott, Lok, Benjamin (2008): Virtual Humans Elicit Skin-Tone Bias Consistent with Real-World Skin-Tone Biases. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 237-244. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_24

Koda, Tomoko, Rehm, Matthias, Andre, Elisabeth (2008): Cross-Cultural Evaluations of Avatar Facial Expressions Designed by Western Designers. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 245-252. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_25

Kang, Sin-Hwa, Gratch, Jonathan, Wang, Ning, Watt, James H. (2008): Agreeable People Like Agreeable Virtual Humans. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 253-261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_26

Bevacqua, Elisabetta, Mancini, Maurizio, Pelachaud, Catherine (2008): A Listening Agent Exhibiting Variable Behaviour. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 262-269. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_27

Heylen, Dirk, Kopp, Stefan, Marsella, Stacy, Pelachaud, Catherine, Vilhjálmsson, Hannes Hogni (2008): The Next Step towards a Function Markup Language. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 270-280. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_28

Ullrich, Sebastian, Brügmann, Klaus, Prendinger, Helmut, Ishizuka, Mitsuru (2008): Extending MPML3D to Second Life. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 281-288. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_29

Mao, Xia, Li, Zheng, Bao, Haiyan (2008): An Extension of MPML with Emotion Recognition Functions Attached. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 289-295. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_30

Neviarouskaya, Alena, Prendinger, Helmut, Ishizuka, Mitsuru (2008): User Study of AffectIM, an Emotionally Intelligent Instant Messaging System. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 29-36. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_3

Ogawa, Kohei, Ono, Tetsuo (2008): ITACO: Effects to Interactions by Relationships between Humans and Artifacts. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 296-307. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_31

Austermann, Anja, Yamada, Seiji (2008): Teaching a Pet Robot through Virtual Games. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 308-321. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_32

Ito, Jonathan Y., Pynadath, David V., Marsella, Stacy (2008): Modeling Self-deception within a Decision-Theoretic Framework. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 322-333. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_33

Si, Mei, Marsella, Stacy C., Pynadath, David V. (2008): Modeling Appraisal in Theory of Mind Reasoning. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 334-347. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_34

Lim, Mei Yii, Dias, João, Aylett, Ruth, Paiva, Ana (2008): Improving Adaptiveness in Autonomous Characters. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 348-355. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_35

Kostadinov, Stefan, Grinberg, Maurice (2008): The Embodiment of a DUAL/AMBR Based Cognitive Model in the RASCALLI Multi-agent Platform. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 356-363. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_36

Cho, Kenta, Iketani, Naoki, Kikuchi, Masaaki, Nishimura, Keisuke, Hayashi, Hisashi, Hattori, Masanori (2008): BDI Model-Based Crowd Simulation. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 364-371. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_37

Niewiadomski, Radoslaw, Ochs, Magalie, Pelachaud, Catherine (2008): Expressions of Empathy in ECAs. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 37-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_4

Burkitt, Mark, Romano, Daniela M. (2008): The Mood and Memory of Believable Adaptable Socially Intelligent Characters. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 372-379. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_38

Georg, Gersende, Cavazza, Marc, Pelachaud, Catherine (2008): Visualizing the Importance of Medical Recommendations with Conversational Agents. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 380-393. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_39

Kenny, Patrick G., Parsons, Thomas D., Gratch, Jonathan, Rizzo, Albert A. (2008): Evaluation of Justina: A Virtual Patient with PTSD. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 394-408. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_40

Ruttkay, Zsofia, Welbergen, Herwin van (2008): Elbows Higher! Performing, Observing and Correcting Exercises by a Virtual Trainer. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 409-416. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_41

Pontier, Matthijs, Siddiqui, Ghazanfar F. (2008): A Virtual Therapist That Responds Empathically to Your Answers. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 417-425. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_42

Gebhard, Patrick, Schroder, Marc, Charfuelan, Marcela, Endres, Christoph, Kipp, Michael, Pammi, Sathish, Rumpler, Martin, Türk, Oytun (2008): IDEAS4Games: Building Expressive Virtual Characters for Computer Games. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 426-440. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_43

Satoh, Ichiro (2008): Context-Aware Agents to Guide Visitors in Museums. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 441-455. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_44

Rowe, Jonathan P., Ha, Eunyoung, Lester, James C. (2008): Archetype-Driven Character Dialogue Generation for Interactive Narrative. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 45-58. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_5

Bogdanovych, Anton, Simoff, Simeon J., Esteva, Marc (2008): Virtual Institutions: Normative Environments Facilitating Imitation Learning in Virtual Ag. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 456-464. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_45

Lipi, Afia Akhter, Yamaoka, Yuji, Rehm, Matthias, Nakano, Yukiko I. (2008): Enculturating Conversational Agents Based on a Comparative Corpus Study. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 465-467. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_46

Aydin, Ali Orhan, Orgun, Mehmet A., Nayak, Abhaya C. (2008): The Reactive-Causal Architecture: Towards Development of Believable Agents. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 468-469. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_47

Billon, Ronan, Nédélec, Alexis, Tisseau, Jacques (2008): Gesture Recognition in Flow in the Context of Virtual Theater. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 470-471. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_48

Breitfuss, Werner, Prendinger, Helmut, Ishizuka, Mitsuru (2008): Automatic Generation of Conversational Behavior for Multiple Embodied Virtual Characters: . In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 472-473. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_49

Brusk, Jenny (2008): Implementing Social Filter Rules in a Dialogue Manager Using Statecharts. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 474-475. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_50

Cerekovic, Aleksandra, Zoric, Goranka, Smid, Karlo, Pandzic, Igor S. (2008): Towards Realistic Real Time Speech-Driven Facial Animation. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 476-478. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_51

Chung, Shunan, Lee, Jim Jiunde (2008): Avatar Customization and Emotions in MMORPGs. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 479-480. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_52

Cousseau, Aurélie, Pichon, François Le (2008): Impact of the Agent\'s Localization in Human-Computer Conversational Interaction. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 481-483. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_53

Melo, Celso de, Gratch, Jonathan (2008): Evolving Expression of Emotions in Virtual Humans Using Lights and Pixels. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 484-485. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_54

Sevin, Etienne de (2008): Motivations and Personality Traits in Decision-Making. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 486-487. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_55

Sevin, Etienne de (2008): A Flexible Behavioral Planner in Real-Time. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 488-489. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_56

Doesburg, Willem A. van, Looije, Rosemarijn, Melder, Willem A., Neerincx, Mark A. (2008): Face to Face Interaction with an Intelligent Virtual Agent: The Effect on Learning Tactica. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 490-491. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_57

Endraß, Birgit, Prendinger, Helmut, Andre, Elisabeth, Ishizuka, Mitsuru (2008): Creating and Scripting Second Life Bots Using MPML3D. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 492-493. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_58

Gillies, Marco, Pan, Xueni, Slater, Mel (2008): Piavca: A Framework for Heterogeneous Interactions with Virtual Characters. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 494-495. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_59

Sumi, Kaoru, Nagata, Mizue (2008): Interpersonal Impressions of Agents for Developing Intelligent Systems. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 496-497. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_60

Komatsu, Takanori, Abe, Yukari (2008): Comparing an On-Screen Agent with a Robotic Agent in Non-Face-to-Face Interactions. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 498-504. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_61

Kondo, Toshiyuki, Hirakawa, Daisuke, Nozawa, Takayuki (2008): Sustainability and Predictability in a Lasting Human-Agent Interaction. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 505-506. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_62

Krämer, Nicole C. (2008): Social Effects of Virtual Assistants. A Review of Empirical Results with Regard to Communi. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 507-508. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_63

Kumokawa, Shizuka, Kryssanov, Victor V., Ogawa, Hitoshi (2008): SoNa: A Multi-agent System to Support Human Navigation in a Community, Based on Social Net. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 509-510. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_64

Li, Jituo, Bai, Li, Wang, Yangsheng (2008): Animating Unstructured 3D Hand Models. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 511-513. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_65

Lin, Yueh-Hung, Liu, Chia-Yang, Lee, Hung-Wei, Huang, Shwu-Lih, Li, Tsai-Yen (2008): Verification of Expressiveness of Procedural Parameters for Generating Emotional Motions. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 514-515. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_66

Matthews, Alexandra, Anderson, Nicholas, Anderson, James, Jack, Mervyn A. (2008): Individualised Product Portrayals in the Usability of a 3D Embodied Conversational Agent i. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 516-517. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_67

Militaru, Dorin (2008): Multi-agent Negotiation System in Electronic Environments. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 518-519. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_68

Montoro, Germán, Haya, Pablo A., Baldassarri, Sandra, Cerezo, Eva, Serón, Francisco J. (2008): A Study of the Use of a Virtual Agent in an Ambient Intelligence Environment. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 520-521. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_69

Neff, Michael (2008): Automatic Torso Engagement for Gesturing Characters. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 522-523. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_70

Ochs, Magalie, Sabouret, Nicolas, Corruble, Vincent (2008): Modeling the Dynamics of Virtual Agent\'s Social Relations. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 524-525. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_71

Oh, Seungwon, Hahn, Minsoo (2008): Proposal of an Artificial Emotion Expression System Based on External Stimulus and Emotion. In: Prendinger, Helmut, Lester, James C., Ishizuka, Mitsuru (eds.) IVA 2008 - Intelligent Virtual Agents - 8th International Conference September 1-3, 2008, Tokyo, Japan. pp. 526-527. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-540-85483-8_72

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