The 1997 AAAI Fall Symposia

  • David Traum
  • Lucja Iwanska
  • Carol Luckhardt Redfield
  • P. Pandurang Nayak
  • Brian C. Williams
  • Michael Anderson
  • Kerstin Dautenhahn


The Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence held its 1997 Fall Symposia Series on 7 to 9 November in Cambridge, Massachusetts. This article contains summaries of the six symposia that were conducted: (1) Communicative Action in Humans and Machines, (2) Context in Knowledge Representation and Natural Language, (3) Intelligent Tutoring System Authoring Tools, (4) Model-Directed Autonomous Systems, (5) Reasoning with Diagrammatic Representations II, and (6) Socially Intelligent Agents.
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