Advances in User Modeling

UMAP 2011 Workshops, Girona, Spain, July 11-15, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

  • Liliana Ardissono
  • Tsvi Kuflik
Conference proceedings UMAP 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7138)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. ASTC: Adaptive Support for Team Collaboration

    1. Alexandros Paramythis, Lydia Lau, Stavros Demetriadis, Manolis Tzagarakis, Styliani Kleanthous
      Pages 1-4
    2. Toby Dragon, Bruce M. McLaren, Manolis Mavrikis, Eirini Geraniou
      Pages 18-30
  3. AUM: Augmenting User Models with Real World Experiences to Enhance Personalization and Adaptation

    1. Fabian Abel, Vania Dimitrova, Eelco Herder, Geert-Jan Houben
      Pages 31-34
    2. Adam Moore, Victoria Macarthur, Owen Conlan
      Pages 47-59
    3. Amit Tiroshi, Tsvi Kuflik, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld
      Pages 60-70
  4. DEMRA: Decision Making and Recommendation Acceptance Issues in Recommender Systems

    1. Francesco Ricci, Giovanni Semeraro, Marco de Gemmis, Pasquale Lops
      Pages 86-91
    2. Roland Bader, Wolfgang Woerndl, Andreas Karitnig, Gerhard Leitner
      Pages 92-104
    3. Alexander Felfernig, Christoph Zehentner, Gerald Ninaus, Harald Grabner, Walid Maalej, Dennis Pagano et al.
      Pages 105-116
  5. PALE: Personalization Approaches in Learning Environments

    1. Olga C. Santos, Milos Kravcik, Diana Pérez-Marín
      Pages 117-121
    2. Iolanda Leite, André Pereira, Ginevra Castellano, Samuel Mascarenhas, Carlos Martinho, Ana Paiva
      Pages 135-147
    3. Marcel Berthold, Pablo Lachmann, Alexander Nussbaumer, Sergei Pachtchenko, Andreas Kiefel, Dietrich Albert
      Pages 161-175
  6. SASWeb: Semantic Adaptive Social Web

    1. Federica Cena, Antonina Dattolo, Ernesto William De Luca, Pasquale Lops, Till Plumbaum, Julita Vassileva
      Pages 176-180
    2. Ignacio Fernández-Tobías, Iván Cantador, Alejandro Bellogín
      Pages 181-197
    3. Antonina Dattolo, Emanuela Pitassi
      Pages 198-212
  7. TRUM: Trust, Reputation and User Modeling

    1. Julita Vassileva, Jie Zhang
      Pages 225-229
    2. Sabrina Nusrat, Julita Vassileva
      Pages 230-242
    3. Surya Nepal, Wanita Sherchan, Cecile Paris
      Pages 243-255
    4. Lizi Zhang, Cheun Pin Tan, Siyi Li, Hui Fang, Pramodh Rai, Yao Chen et al.
      Pages 268-279
    5. Ondřej Malačka, Jan Samek, František Zbořil, František Vítězslav Zbořil
      Pages 280-291
    6. Hui Fang, Murat Şensoy, Jie Zhang, Nadia Magnenat Thalmann
      Pages 292-303
  8. UMADR: User Modeling and Adaptation for Daily Routines: Providing Assistance to People with Special and Specific Needs

    1. Floriano Zini, Francesco Ricci
      Pages 309-319
    2. Raúl Miñón, Julio Abascal
      Pages 320-334
  9. UMMS: User Modelling for Motivational Systems: The Affective and the Rational Routes to Persuasion

    1. Floriana Grasso, Jaap Ham, Judith Masthoff
      Pages 335-341
    2. Marko Tkalčič, Ante Odić, Andrej Košir, Jurij Franc Tasič
      Pages 342-354
    3. Martyn Lloyd-Kelly, Adam Wyner
      Pages 355-367
    4. Berardina De Carolis, Irene Mazzotta
      Pages 368-381
    5. Claudia López, Peter Brusilovsky
      Pages 382-396
  10. Selected Posters

    1. Gudrun Kellner, Bettina Berendt
      Pages 397-401
    2. Till Plumbaum, Andreas Lommatzsch, Ernesto William De Luca, Sahin Albayrak
      Pages 402-405
    3. Ricardo Conejo, Monica Trella, Ivan Cruces, Rafael Garcia
      Pages 406-409
    4. Hideki Asoh, Chihiro Ono, Yukiko Habu, Haruo Takasaki, Takeshi Takenaka, Yoichi Motomura
      Pages 410-414
  11. Back Matter

Other volumes

  1. 19th International Conference, UMAP 2011, Girona, Spain, July 11-15, 2011. Proceedings
  2. Advances in User Modeling
    UMAP 2011 Workshops, Girona, Spain, July 11-15, 2011, Revised Selected Papers

About these proceedings


This book constitutes selected papers from the lectures given at the workshops held in conjunction with the User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization Conference, UMAP 2011, Girona, Spain, in July 2011. The 40 papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected for inclusion in this book. For each workshop there is an overview paper summarizing the workshop themes, the accepted contributions and the future research trends. In addition the volume presents a selection of the best poster papers of UMAP 2011. The workshops included are: AST, adaptive support for team collaboration; AUM, augmenting user models with real worlds experiences to enhance personalization and adaptation; DEMRA, decision making and recommendation acceptance issues in recommender systems; PALE, personalization approaches in learning environments; SASWeb, semantic adaptive social web; TRUM, trust, reputation and user modeling; UMADR, user modeling and adaptation for daily routines: providing assistance to people with special and specific needs; UMMS, user models for motivational systems: the affective and the rational routes to persuasion.


adaptive systems content-based recommender system distributed user interfaces online social network ubiquitous environments

Editors and affiliations

  • Liliana Ardissono
    • 1
  • Tsvi Kuflik
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di InformaticaUniversità di TorinoTorinoItaly
  2. 2.Information Systems DepartmentThe University of HaifaHaifaIsrael

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-28508-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-28509-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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