A Taxonomy of Social Cues for
When using the taxonomy, please cite as Feine, J., Gnewuch U., Morana S. and Maedche A. (2019): “A Taxonomy of Social Cues for Conversational Agents” International Journal of Human-Computer Studies. To read the paper, please click here.
The spatial separation between the CA and its environment during a conversation.
CA appearing far away when conversing or CA is really close to user.
Distance between user and agent impacts the perceived dominance of agent (Cafaro et al. 2016; Isbister, Nass 2000). Closer visual proxemic further enhances relationship building and increases the working alliance between the agent and user (Bickmore et al. 2005).