09575964 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 5 patents.

A method for assisting a user with one or more desired tasks is disclosed. For example, an executable, generic language understanding module and an executable, generic task reasoning module are provided for execution in the computer processing system. A set of run-time specifications is provided to the generic language understanding module and the generic task reasoning module, comprising one or more models specific to a domain. A language input is then received from a user, an intention of the user is determined with respect to one or more desired tasks, and the user is assisted with the one or more desired tasks, in accordance with the intention of the user.

Title
Generic virtual personal assistant platform
Application Number
14/754937
Publication Number
9575964 (B2)
Application Date
June 30, 2015
Publication Date
February 21, 2017
Inventor
Horacio E Franco
Menlo Park
CA, US
Regis Vincent
San Mateo
CA, US
Andreas Kathol
El Cerrito
CA, US
Wen Wang
Fremont
CA, US
William S Mark
San Mateo
CA, US
Venkatarama Satyanarayana Parimi
Fremont
CA, US
Girish Acharya
Redwood City
CA, US
Michael J Wolverton
Mountain View
CA, US
Necip Fazil Ayan
Sunnyvale
CA, US
Gokhan Tur
Fremont
CA, US
Bart Peintner
Palo Alto
CA, US
Neil Yorke Smith
Cary
NC, US
Osher Yadgar
Cupertino
CA, US
Agent
Barnes & Thornburg
Assignee
SRI INTERNATIONAL
CA, US
IPC
G10L 15/19
H04M 3/493
G06F 17/28
G10L 15/18
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