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Notes on the Loebner Contest Grand Prize Rules

This document was submitted as a position paper for the Human Computer Conversation workshop being held in conjunction with the January, 1998 Loebner Competition. Hugh Loebner, the founder of the Loebner Prize in Artificial Intelligence, has received much crticism for his decision to extend the "Turing Test" to audio-visual media. This essay suggests groundrules for this "Grand Prize" which attempt to pacify the critics by reviving the spirit of Turing's original Game.

Category : Articles
Year : 1997
Submitted : 6th, August 2008