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Designing a chatbot to promote social interaction: A study

Are you a college student or recent grad? Please consider participating in this study!

I am a postdoctoral fellow at Carleton University and I am inviting you to participate in my study. This study aims to identify desirable features in a chatbot that can promote positive class social experience for visually impaired students. To participate in this study, you must be:

This study involves one 60-minute Zoom interview and you will share your experiences in interacting with classmates. As a token of appreciation, we will be providing you a $30 CAD e-gift card of your choice, with Amazon being the default.  

If you would like to participate in this study, please send me an email at [email protected].  You can find out study information on the Designing a Chatbot to Promote Social Interaction website.

Thank you,


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