August 30, 2017

Know-Center & AFEL Paper Presentation at ACM Hypertext 2017

Tags: , , , , ,

The ACM Conference on Hypertext and Social Media (HT) is a venue for quality peer-reviewed research on theory, systems, and applications for hypertext and social media. It is concerned with all aspects of modern hypertext research, including social media, adaptation, personalization, recommendations, user modeling, linked data and semantic web, dynamic and computed hypertext, and its application in digital humanities.

HT17 focused on the role of links, linking, hypertext and hyperlink theory on the web and beyond. The conference took place in Prague, Czech Republic, from July 4th to July 7th, 2017. This years paper acceptance rate was about 27%.

The participating paper was called “Tags, Titles or Q&As?: Choosing Content Descriptors for Visual Recommender Systems” and focused on how to effectively encode content for data visualizations while considering user’s visual preferences/interests and leading to personalized visualizations.

Full Bibliography:

Mutlu, Belgin, Eduardo Veas, and Christoph Trattner. “Tags, Titles or Q&As? Choosing Content Descriptors for Visual Recommender Systems.” (2017).