Research and Development

Category: Prediction

Multi-agent Question-answering Systems

Introduction Agents representing ideological stances, positions, perspectives, or schools of thought can serve in multi-agent systems which generate encyclopedic answers to end-users' complex questions. Agent Design, Reuse and Selection Large language models can generate content while role-playing, or impersonating, characters and personas (Shanahan, McDonell, & Reynolds, 2023). They can be fine-tuned using the works of […]

The Contextual Recommendation of Advice and Wisdom

Introduction Wise people share advice and wisdom in the forms of allegories, anecdotes, aphorisms, apologues, fables, folklore, historical analogues, jokes, literature, lyrics, parables, poems, proverbs, quotations, stories, and witticisms. It is a multidisciplinary challenge to build artificial intelligence systems capable of these tasks. Towards solving this challenge, a new approach is presented: story-based search and […]

Biographical Narrative and Prediction

Introduction Using Sequences of Life-events to Predict Human Lives by Germans Savcisens, Tina Eliassi-Rad, Lars K. Hansen, Laust H. Mortensen, Lau Lilleholt, Anna Rogers, Ingo Zettler and Sune Lehmann and Commonsense Causal Reasoning Using Millions of Personal Stories by Andrew Gordon, Cosmin Bejan and Kenji Sagae. GlossaryBiographyNarrativePredictionRelated ContentCorpus NarratologyMachine Learning and NarrativeMachine Reading Comprehension and […]

Machine Learning and Narrative

Recognition Felt: A Simple Story Sifter by Max Kreminski, Melanie Dickinson and Noah Wardrip-Fruin, Toward Example-driven Program Synthesis of Story Sifting Patterns by Max Kreminski, Noah Wardrip-Fruin and Michael Mateas and Winnow: A Domain-specific Language for Incremental Story Sifting by Max Kreminski, Melanie Dickinson and Michael Mateas. Related ContentNeurosymbolic Narrative Intelligence § Narrative Transcription Summarization […]

Modeling and Predicting Audience Response

Introduction Entertainment Science: Data Analytics and Practical Theory for Movies, Games, Books, and Music by Thorsten Hennig-Thurau and Mark B. Houston, Leveraging Analytics to Produce Compelling and Profitable Film Content by Ronny Behrens, Natasha Z. Foutz, Michael Franklin, Jannis Funk, Fernanda Gutierrez-Navratil, Julian Hofmann and Ulrike Leibfried, Movie Success Prediction Using Historical and Current Data […]

Social Prospection and Behavior Planning

Social Prospection Social Cognition by Susan T. Fiske and Shelley E. Taylor, Episodic Future Thinking by Cristina M. Atance and Daniela K. O'Neill, The Role of Prediction in Social Neuroscience by Elliot C. Brown and Martin Brüne, Modeling the Predictive Social Mind by Diana I. Tamir and Mark A. Thornton and The Social Brain Automatically […]

Causal Machine Learning

Introduction Toward Causal Representation Learning by Bernhard Schölkopf, Francesco Locatello, Stefan Bauer, Nan R. Ke, Nal Kalchbrenner, Anirudh Goyal and Yoshua Bengio and Causality for Machine Learning by Bernhard Schölkopf. GlossaryCausalityMachine Learning Causality Causality: Models, Reasoning, and Inference by Judea Pearl, On the Logic of Causal Models by Dan Geiger and Judea Pearl, The Oxford […]

Prediction in the Behavioral and Social Sciences

Introduction Prediction and Explanation in Social Systems by Jake M. Hofman, Amit Sharma and Duncan J. Watts, Integrating Explanation and Prediction in Computational Social Science by Jake M. Hofman, Duncan J. Watts, Susan Athey, Filiz Garip, Thomas L. Griffiths, Jon Kleinberg, Helen Margetts, Sendhil Mullainathan, Matthew J. Salganik, Simine Vazire, Alessandro Vespignani and Tal Yarkoni, […]

Narrative Comprehension and Prediction

Comprehension Narrative Comprehension by Rolf A. Zwaan, Joseph P. Magliano and Arthur C. Graesser, Narrative Comprehension: A Discourse Perspective by Catherine Emmott, Narrative Competence: Play, Storytelling, and Story Comprehension by Lee Galda, Toward a Model of Children's Story Comprehension by Eugene Charniak, Inferential and Memory Skills in Children's Comprehension of Stories by Oakhill Jane, What's […]