A research on systems that participate in creative processes. The outcome is a speech based creative partner that can take part in brainstorm sessions through associations.
We are intrigued by the latest developments in Natural Language Understanding. Amazon found great success in the release of their voice enabled Bluetooth speaker; Amazon Echo. Fast forward two years and you see Google entering the market with the Google Home. It’s supposed to be intelligent, but is it really? It might seem that way on the surface, but dig a little deeper and it actually seems quite dumb. Can such systems be creative, or at least be a useful participant in a creative process?