User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization

20th International Conference, UMAP 2012, Montreal, Canada, July 16-20, 2012. Proceedings

  • Judith Masthoff
  • Bamshad Mobasher
  • Michel C. Desmarais
  • Roger Nkambou
Conference proceedings UMAP 2012

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7379)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Long Papers

    1. Fabian Bohnert, Ingrid Zukerman, Junaidy Laures
      Pages 26-37
    2. Federica Cena, Silvia Likavec, Francesco Osborne
      Pages 38-50
    3. Maunendra Sankar Desarkar, Roopam Saxena, Sudeshna Sarkar
      Pages 63-75
    4. Qi Gao, Fabian Abel, Geert-Jan Houben, Yong Yu
      Pages 88-101
    5. Melanie Larizza, Ingrid Zukerman, Fabian Bohnert, R. Andrew Russell, Lucy Busija, David W. Albrecht et al.
      Pages 139-150
    6. Martin Leginus, Peter Dolog, Valdas Žemaitis
      Pages 151-163
    7. Janette Lehmann, Mounia Lalmas, Elad Yom-Tov, Georges Dupret
      Pages 164-175
    8. Monika Mandl, Alexander Felfernig
      Pages 176-187
    9. Cataldo Musto, Fedelucio Narducci, Pasquale Lops, Giovanni Semeraro, Marco de Gemmis, Mauro Barbieri et al.
      Pages 188-199
    10. Vidhya Navalpakkam, Ravi Kumar, Lihong Li, D. Sivakumar
      Pages 200-211
    11. Ingrid Nunes, Simon Miles, Michael Luck, Carlos J. P. de Lucena
      Pages 212-224
    12. Luiz Augusto Pizzato, Joshua Akehurst, Cameron Silvestrini, Kalina Yacef, Irena Koprinska, Judy Kay
      Pages 225-236
    13. Alan Said, Brijnesh J. Jain, Sascha Narr, Till Plumbaum
      Pages 237-248
    14. Michael A. Sao Pedro, Ryan S. J. d. Baker, Janice D. Gobert
      Pages 249-260
    15. Jianqiang Shen, Oliver Brdiczka, Nicolas Ducheneaut, Nicholas Yee, Bo Begole
      Pages 261-273
    16. Dereck Toker, Cristina Conati, Giuseppe Carenini, Mona Haraty
      Pages 274-285
    17. Michael Wixon, Ryan S. J. d. Baker, Janice D. Gobert, Jaclyn Ocumpaugh, Matthew Bachmann
      Pages 286-296
  3. Short Papers

    1. Matt Dennis, Judith Masthoff, Chris Mellish
      Pages 297-302
    2. John Hannon, Kevin McCarthy, Michael P. O’Mahony, Barry Smyth
      Pages 303-309
    3. Tsvi Kuflik, Alan J. Wecker, Federica Cena, Cristina Gena
      Pages 310-315
    4. Luc Paquette, Jean-Franc̨ois Lebeau, André Mayers
      Pages 316-321
    5. David H. Shanabrook, Ivon Arroyo, Beverly Park Woolf
      Pages 322-327
    6. Amit Tiroshi, Tsvi Kuflik
      Pages 328-333
    7. Rainer Wasinger, Michael Fry, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld
      Pages 334-339
    8. Diego Zapata-Rivera
      Pages 340-345
  4. Doctoral Consortium

  5. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 20 th International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation, and Personalization, held in Montreal, Canada, in July 2012. The 22 long and 7 short papers of the Research Paper Track presented were carefully reviewed and selected from 101 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on user engagement; trust; user motivation, attention, and effort; recommender systems (including topics such as matrix factorization, critiquing, noise and spam in recommender systems); user centered design and evaluation; educational data mining; modeling learners; user models in microblogging; and visualization. The Industry Paper Track covered innovative commercial implementations or applications of UMAP technologies, and experience in applying recent research advances in practice. 2 long and 1 short papers were accepted of 5 submissions.


cultural heritage human computer interaction learning environments semantic Web trust and reputation

Editors and affiliations

  • Judith Masthoff
    • 1
  • Bamshad Mobasher
    • 2
  • Michel C. Desmarais
    • 3
  • Roger Nkambou
    • 4
  1. 1.University of AberdeenDepartment of Computing ScienceUK
  2. 2.Center for Web Intelligence, School of ComputingDePaul UniversityChicago60604
  3. 3.Polytechnique MontréalMontréalCanada
  4. 4.Dept. of Computer SciencesUniversity of Quebec in MontrealCanada

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-31453-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-31454-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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