Digital Chronofiles of Life Experience

  • Cathal Gurrin
  • Håvard Johansen
  • Thomas Sødring
  • Dag Johansen
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8852)


Technology has brought us to the point where we are able to digitally sample life experience in rich multimedia detail, often referred to as lifelogging. In this paper we explore the potential of lifelogging for the digitisation and archiving of life experience into a longitudinal media archive for an individual. We motivate the historical archive potential for rich digital memories, enabling individuals’ digital footprints to contribute to societal memories, and propose a data framework to gather and organise the lifetime of the subject.


Transformation Rule Storage Requirement Early Adopter Head Coach Longitudinal Media Archive 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Cathal Gurrin
    • 1
    • 2
  • Håvard Johansen
    • 2
  • Thomas Sødring
    • 3
  • Dag Johansen
    • 2
  1. 1.Insight Centre for Data AnalyticsDublin City UniversityDublinIreland
  2. 2.UIT The Arctic University of NorwayTromsøNorway
  3. 3.Oslo University CollegeOsloNorway

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