Alexa skill to facilitate equal participation in group discussions
Oct 2020 (2 weeks)
Alexa facilitates a discussion by gently encouraging participants during pauses
When instructed, Alexa turns on group discussion mode. Using voice analysis, Alexa encourages the quieter participants by prompting them during pauses.
Providing different categories of meetings
Not all meetings demand equal participation amongst all participants. This equal voice provides different modes to accommodate to different situations.
Displaying meeting health using Echo
Alexa when paired with Echo, displays the meeting health. This representation helps participants visualize and regulate their participation in the meeting.
End of meeting report
At the end of each meeting, Alexa sends a report to each participant. It includes the overall meeting inclusivity and also the a feedback on individual’s participation.
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