On Managing Users’ Attention in Knowledge-Intensive Organizations

  • Dimitris Apostolou
  • Stelios Karapiperis
  • Nenad Stojanovic
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 142)

Abstract

In this paper we present a novel approach for managing users’ attention in knowledge intensive organizations, which goes beyond informing a user about changes in relevant information towards proactively supporting the user to react on changes. The approach is based on an expressive attention model, which is realized by combining ECA rules with ontologies. We present the architecture of the system, describe its main components and present early evaluation results.

Keywords

attention management semantic technologies 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitris Apostolou
    • 1
  • Stelios Karapiperis
    • 1
  • Nenad Stojanovic
    • 2
  1. 1.University of PiraeusPiraeusGreece
  2. 2.FZI at the University of KarlsruheKarlsruheGermany

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