Semantic Pervasive Advertising

  • Lorenzo Carrara
  • Giorgio Orsi
  • Letizia Tanca
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7994)


Pervasive advertising targets consumers on-the-move with ads displayed on their mobile devices. As for web advertising, ads are distributed by embedding them into websites and apps, easily flooding consumers with a large number of uninteresting offers. As the pervasive setting amplifies traditional issues such as targeting, cost, and privacy, we argue the need for a new perspective on the problem. We introduce PervADs, a privacy-preserving, user-centric, and pervasive ads-distribution platform which uses semantic technologies to reason about the consumer’s context and the intended target of the ads.


Advertising Campaign Dimension Assignment White Node Online Advertising Semantic Technology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lorenzo Carrara
    • 1
  • Giorgio Orsi
    • 2
  • Letizia Tanca
    • 3
  1. 1.Cubica S.r.l.Italy
  2. 2.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of OxfordUK
  3. 3.Dipartimento di Elettronica e InformazionePolitecnico di MilanoItaly

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