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Using AI to Access and Experience Cultural Heritage
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Lynda Hardman, Lora Aroyo, Jacco van Ossenbruggen, Eero Hyvönen
Issue Date:March 2009
pp. 23-25
Cultural heritage involves rich and highly heterogeneous collections of different people, organizations and collections. Preserved mainly by professionals it is challenging to convey this diversity of perspectives and information to the general public. Pro...
 
Knowledge-Based Linguistic Annotation of Digital Cultural Heritage Collections
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Tuukka Ruotsalo, Lora Aroyo, Guus Schreiber
Issue Date:March 2009
pp. 64-75
The authors present a method for automatic annotation of objects in digital cultural heritage collections. Given a set of objects each accompanied by a text description, a set of structured vocabularies, a metadata schema, and a training set of annotations...
 
On-the-fly Data Integration for Personalized Television Recommender Systems
Found in: Web Engineering, International Conference on
By Pieter Bellekens, Kees van der Sluijs, Geert-Jan Houben, Lora Aroyo
Issue Date:July 2008
pp. 362-365
In this paper we present our iFanzy demonstrator, which aims at offering users television content in a personalized and context-sensitive way. With iFanzy we integrate different volatile content sources like video-on-demand, broadcast and Web information o...
 
Guest Editors' Introduction: Intelligent Educational Systems of the Present and Future
Found in: IEEE Intelligent Systems
By Lora Aroyo, Arthur Graesser, Lewis Johnson
Issue Date:July 2007
pp. 20-21
Education in the 21st century faces an increasing number of challenges that require intelligent systems. The learning environments of today and tomorrow must handle distributed and dynamically changing content, a geographical dispersion of students and tea...
 
Discovery Service for User Models in a Multi-Application Context
Found in: Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on
By Vadim Chepegin, Lora Aroyo, Paul De Bra
Issue Date:July 2005
pp. 956-957
In order to efficiently manage information on the Web it becomes crucial to provide personalization not only within single systems, but across various web applications. Interoperability of user models, on both syntactic and semantic level, emerges as a vit...
   
Courseware Authoring Tasks Ontology
Found in: Computers in Education, International Conference on
By Lora Aroyo, Darina Dicheva
Issue Date:December 2002
pp. 1319
Authoring of concept-based Web courseware is more complicated than the ?standard? courseware authoring and thus needs more adaptive and intelligent support. In order to provide such support the authoring system itself needs to have understanding about the ...
   
Concepts and Ontologies in Web-Based Educational Systems
Found in: Computers in Education, International Conference on
By Lora Aroyo, Darina Dicheva
Issue Date:December 2002
pp. 1551
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Analyzing user behavior across social sharing environments
Found in: ACM Transactions on Intelligent Systems and Technology (TIST)
By Emilio Ferrara, Fabian Abel, Geert-Jan Houben, Lora Aroyo, Pasquale de Meo
Issue Date:December 2013
pp. 1-31
In this work we present an in-depth analysis of the user behaviors on different Social Sharing systems. We consider three popular platforms, Flickr, Delicious and StumbleUpon, and, by combining techniques from social network analysis with techniques from s...
     
Crowdsourcing in the cultural heritage domain: opportunities and challenges
Found in: Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Communities and Technologies (C&T '11)
By Johan Oomen, Lora Aroyo
Issue Date:June 2011
pp. 138-149
Galleries, Libraries, Archives and Museums (short: GLAMs) around the globe are beginning to explore the potential of crowdsourcing, i. e. outsourcing specific activities to a community though an open call. In this paper, we propose a typology of these acti...
     
Hacking history via event extraction
Found in: Proceedings of the sixth international conference on Knowledge capture (K-CAP '11)
By Bob Wielinga, Geertje Jacobs, Guus Schreiber, Jacco van Ossenbruggen, Johan Oomen, Lora Aroyo, Lourens van der Meij, Marieke van Erp, Roxane Segers
Issue Date:June 2011
pp. 161-162
Within cultural heritage collections, objects are often grounded in a particular historical setting. This setting can currently not be made explicit, as structured descriptions of events are either missing or not marked up explicitly. This paper reports a ...
     
On the role of user-generated metadata in audio visual collections
Found in: Proceedings of the sixth international conference on Knowledge capture (K-CAP '11)
By Guus Schreiber, Jacco van Ossenbruggen, Lora Aroyo, Michiel Hildebrand, Riste Gligorov
Issue Date:June 2011
pp. 145-152
Recently, various crowdsourcing initiatives showed that targeted efforts of user communities result in massive amounts of tags. For example, the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision collected a large number of tags with the video labeling game Waisda...
     
Visual interfaces to the social and semantic web (VISSW 2010)
Found in: Proceeding of the 14th international conference on Intelligent user interfaces (IUI '10)
By Ian Dickinson, Lora Aroyo, Siegfried Handschuh, Tom Heath, Valentina Presutti, VinhTuan Thai
Issue Date:February 2010
pp. 435-436
Recent innovations in the Social and Semantic Web fields have resulted in large amounts of data created, published and consumed by users of the Web. This vast amount of data exists in a variety of formats, from the traditional ones such as text, image, vid...
     
Semantic relations for content-based recommendations
Found in: Proceedings of the fifth international conference on Knowledge capture (K-CAP '09)
By Guus Schreiber, Laura Hollink, Lora Aroyo, Natalia Stash, Yiwen Wang
Issue Date:September 2009
pp. 209-210
Readers interested in the context of an event covered in the news such as the dismissal of a lawsuit can benefit from easily finding out about the overall news situation, the legal trial, of which the event is a part. Guided by abstract models of news situ...
     
A personalized walk through the museum: the CHIP interactive tour guide
Found in: Proceedings of the 27th international conference extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems (CHI EA '09)
By Ivo Roes, Lora Aroyo, Natalia Stash, Yiwen Wang
Issue Date:April 2009
pp. 1-4
More and more museums aim at enhancing their visitors' museum experiences in a personalized, intensive and engaging way inside the museum. The CHIP1 (Cultural Heritage Information Personalization) project offers various online and mobile tools to the users...
     
Tag interoperability in cultural web-based applications
Found in: Proceedings of the nineteenth ACM conference on Hypertext and hypermedia (HT '08)
By Cristina Gena, Federica Cena, Francesca Carmagnola, Lora Aroyo, Natalia Stash, Omar Cortassa, Yiwen Wang
Issue Date:June 2008
pp. 131-183
This paper presents an approach that shows how user interaction data (tags) generated by one application can be exploited by another one in similar domain for integrating user models in distributed and interactive environments. In particular we discuss the...
     
PillowTalk: can we afford intimacy?
Found in: Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Tangible and embedded interaction (TEI '07)
By Angel Perez Rosillio, Frank Nack, Hielke Schut, Lora Aroyo, Michiel KauwATjoe, Norm Jaffe, Simon de Bakker, Simon Stock, Thecla Schiphorst
Issue Date:February 2007
pp. 23-30
This paper describes the move.me interaction prototype developed in conjunction with V2_lab in Rotterdam. move.me proposes a scenario for social interaction and the notion of social intimacy. Interaction with sensory--enhanced, soft, pliable, tactile, thro...
     
Personalized ambient media experience: move.me case study
Found in: Proceedings of the 12th international conference on Intelligent user interfaces (IUI '07)
By Frank Nack, Hielke Schut, Lora Aroyo, Michiel KauwATjoe, Thecla Schiphorst
Issue Date:January 2007
pp. 298-301
The move.me prototype illustrates a scenario for social interaction in which users can manipulate audio-visual sources presented on various screens through an interaction with a sensor-enhanced pillow. The technology developed for move.me uses the surface ...
     
Determining user interests about museum collections
Found in: Proceedings of the 15th international conference on World Wide Web (WWW '06)
By Lloyd Rutledge, Lora Aroyo, Natalia Stash
Issue Date:May 2006
pp. 855-856
Currently, there is an increasing effort to provide various personalized services on museum web sites. This paper presents an approach for determining user interests in a museum collection with the help of an interactive dialog. It uses a semantically anno...
     
An approach for ontology-based elicitation of user models to enable personalization on the semantic web
Found in: Special interest tracks and posters of the 14th international conference on World Wide Web (WWW '05)
By Lora Aroyo, Ronald Denaux, Vania Dimitrova
Issue Date:May 2005
pp. 1170-1171
A novel framework for eliciting a user's conceptualization based on an ontology-driven dialog is presented here. It has been integrated in an RDF/OWL-based architecture of an adaptive learning content management system. The implemented framework is illustr...
     
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