Artificial Intelligence

We are working to endow computers and robots with many of the qualities long associated with living, thinking beings—from perception and action to reasoning, problem solving, and even creativity! Here we are going beyond simply building the next generation of smart tools and are instead finding new ways to bring our treasured characters to life.

Latest Publications

StoryPrint: an Interactive Visualization of Stories

March 17, 2019
ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology (ACM UIST) 2019

Kate Watson (Disney Research) Sasha Schriber (Disney Research) Carlos Muniz (Rutgers University) Samuel Sohn (Rutgers University) Markus Gross (Disney Research/ETH Zurich) Mubbasir Kapadia (Rutgers University)

Learning and Reusing Dialog for Repeated Interactions with a Situated Social Agent

August 27, 2017
International Conference on Intelligent Virtual Agents (IVA) 2017

James Kennedy (Disney Research) Iolanda Leite (Disney Research, KTH Royal Institute of Technology) André Pereira (Disney Research) Ming Sun (Disney Research) Boyang Li (Disney Research) Rishub Jain (Disney Research/Carnegie Mellon University) Ricson Cheng (Disney Research/Carnegie Mellon University) Eli Pincus (Disney Research/USC Institute for Creative Technologies) Elizabeth J. Carter (Disney Research) Jill Fain Lehman (Disney Research)