Search Results for author: Sahand Sabour

Found 5 papers, 3 papers with code

Rethinking and Refining the Distinct Metric

1 code implementation ACL 2022 Siyang Liu, Sahand Sabour, Yinhe Zheng, Pei Ke, Xiaoyan Zhu, Minlie Huang

We provide both empirical and theoretical evidence to show that our method effectively removes the biases existing in the original distinct score.

Text Generation

AugESC: Large-scale Data Augmentation for Emotional Support Conversation with Pre-trained Language Models

no code implementations26 Feb 2022 Chujie Zheng, Sahand Sabour, Jiaxin Wen, Minlie Huang

Lastly, we demonstrate with interactive evaluation that AugESC can further enhance dialog models tuned on ESConv to handle various conversation topics and to provide significantly more effective emotional support.

Data Augmentation Topic coverage

CEM: Commonsense-aware Empathetic Response Generation

1 code implementation13 Sep 2021 Sahand Sabour, Chujie Zheng, Minlie Huang

We evaluate our approach on EmpatheticDialogues, which is a widely-used benchmark dataset for empathetic response generation.

Empathetic Response Generation Response Generation

Towards Emotional Support Dialog Systems

1 code implementation ACL 2021 Siyang Liu, Chujie Zheng, Orianna Demasi, Sahand Sabour, Yu Li, Zhou Yu, Yong Jiang, Minlie Huang

Emotional support is a crucial ability for many conversation scenarios, including social interactions, mental health support, and customer service chats.

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