Lack of training data for various tasks related to conversational AI , has been a bottleneck in its progress & adoption. Slot-filling bots are too fragile to stand the test of the time, have shown glaring deficiencies which are tough to plug. Natural conversation requires more than just intent detection and entity extraction which most of the chatbots rely on; lacking the key elements of NLU(syntactic, semantic, pragmatic) capabilities because of lack of good quality training data. …

Ashish Kumar

Director, AI research @Haptik

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store