KnowledgeAI with Conversation Assist

LivePerson’s KnowledgeAI unifies and leverages content to automate effective consumer conversations at scale
  • Messaging


Leveraging your brand’s knowledge and content helps to quickly solve problems and offer answers, while minimizing the need for the involvement of a human agent.

KnowledgeAI, one of our Conversational AI applications, unifies and leverages your curated content to provide fast answers to common questions and issues, and effectively automate consumer conversations at scale. 

KnowledgeAI lets you seamlessly insert your own content into consumer messages to give accurate answers and engage in rich, automated conversations with consumers. You can direct your consumers to the right information when they need it.


Often, brands face these challenges:

  • Fragmented and inconsistent content across multiple data sources
  • An expensive and painful migration processes
  • Content that is hard transform and adapt to rich, automated conversations
  • Content that is not generated from your consumer conversations

Key features and capabilities of KnowledgeAI

  • Transform content into messaging-ready answers to help consumers across channels: Web, SMS, Apple Messages for Business, and more
  • Automate AI-powered answers to consumer questions
  • Equip agents with time-saving, AI-powered answers
  • Improve results through analysis of historical answer performance and testing.
  • Connect content to all languages supported by LivePerson’s NLU engine, as well as third-party NLU engines as defined in our NLU documentation


Unify knowledge from multiple sources

  • Continue to use the tools and platforms that your brand’s content developers are familiar with. KnowledgeAI allows you to:
    • Integrate a CMS or Google sheet
    • Import a CSV full of content
    • Work from scratch directly within KnowledgeAI
  • Connect your brand’s content source to KnowledgeAI via an API to power messaging-ready answers, with little or no manual effort
  • Tune and customize articles for messaging easily within KnowledgeAI

Offer the right answers at the right time

Automate answers

Use the same content source to:

  • Power Conversation Builder bots with answers, reaching your consumers across channels: SMS, Apple Messages for Business, voice, and more
  • Recommend answers to agents within Conversational Cloud’s agent workspace

Equip agents with a tool belt of easy-to-use responses

  • Contextually curate answers and automations available to consumers and agents
  • Help agents quickly assist consumers with recommended answers and automations
  • Make messaging even more convenient for your agents with SmartCompose and SmartSuggestions (Includes out-of-the-box integration with Google)

Optimize answers

  • Automatically improve and tune recommendations based on feedback and usage reports
  • Identify intents and content for improvement with powerful analytics

How KnowledgeAI works

The diagram below illustrates how you can unify and leverage your content to:

  • Power intelligent answers via Conversation Builder bots
  • Recommend answers to agents via Conversation Assist
  • Get answers directly via APIs

KnowledgeAI works with LivePerson’s NLU engine and those from other providers. LivePerson’s own NLU engine supports several, different languages, with more languages being added often.

Using your content in an automated conversation:


Agent receiving recommended bots and answers inline in a conversation:


Agent looking up recommended bots and answers on demand:


SmartReply and SmartCompose:



Ready to get started?

  • Transform content into messaging ready answers. Create answers to consumer questions using one or more CMS, Google Sheet, or csv. Get started here
  • Use content in automated conversations. Answer consumer questions with confidence by matching questions to answers with NLU. Use content from your internal CMS in Conversation Builder bots to drive increased bot containment. Get started here
  • Recommend answers to agents. Provide answers from your internal CMS to your agents inline within digital conversations to make the agents more effective and consistent. Get started here
  • Recommend automations to agents. Enable your agents to use recommended bot flows to manage repeatable activities, freeing the agents up for more meaningful conversations. Get started here
  • Let your agents look up answers and bots on demand: Turn on Conversation Assist's On-Demand Recommendations widget to empower your agents in this way. Get started here
  • Set up SmartReply and SmartCompose. Talk to your LivePerson account representative for details.

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