User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization

23rd International Conference, UMAP 2015, Dublin, Ireland, June 29 -- July 3, 2015. Proceedings

  • Francesco Ricci
  • Kalina Bontcheva
  • Owen Conlan
  • Séamus Lawless
Conference proceedings UMAP 2015

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9146)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9146)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Long Presentations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Joeran Beel, Stefan Langer, Georgia Kapitsaki, Corinna Breitinger, Bela Gipp
      Pages 3-17
    3. Max V. Birk, Dereck Toker, Regan L. Mandryk, Cristina Conati
      Pages 18-30
    4. Peter Brusilovsky, Sibel Somyürek, Julio Guerra, Roya Hosseini, Vladimir Zadorozhny
      Pages 44-55
    5. Maher Chaouachi, Imène Jraidi, Claude Frasson
      Pages 56-67
    6. Victor Codina, Jose Mena, Luis Oliva
      Pages 68-79
    7. Ronny Cook, Judy Kay, Bob Kummerfeld
      Pages 80-91
    8. Kaweh Djafari Naini, Ismail Sengor Altingovde, Ricardo Kawase, Eelco Herder, Claudia Niederée
      Pages 104-117
    9. Martin Stettinger, Alexander Felfernig, Gerhard Leitner, Stefan Reiterer
      Pages 118-130
    10. Lesley Fosh, Steve Benford, Boriana Koleva, Katharina Lorenz
      Pages 131-142
    11. Shuguang Han, Daqing He, Zhen Yue, Peter Brusilovsky
      Pages 143-155
    12. Masud Moshtaghi, Ingrid Zukerman
      Pages 156-168
    13. Belgin Mutlu, Eduardo Veas, Christoph Trattner, Vedran Sabol
      Pages 169-182
    14. Luc Paquette, Ryan S. Baker, Adriana de Carvalho, Jaclyn Ocumpaugh
      Pages 183-194
    15. Jose San Pedro, Davide Proserpio, Nuria Oliver
      Pages 195-207
    16. Andy Smith, Wookhee Min, Bradford W. Mott, James C. Lester
      Pages 216-227
    17. Thomas Stütz, Thomas Kowar, Michael Kager, Martin Tiefengrabner, Markus Stuppner, Jens Blechert et al.
      Pages 240-251
    18. Zhu Sun, Guibing Guo, Jie Zhang
      Pages 252-264
    19. Alexandria Katarina Vail, Kristy Elizabeth Boyer, Eric N. Wiebe, James C. Lester
      Pages 265-276
    20. Hana Vrzakova, Roman Bednarik
      Pages 277-288
    21. Chirayu Wongchokprasitti, Jaakko Peltonen, Tuukka Ruotsalo, Payel Bandyopadhyay, Giulio Jacucci, Peter Brusilovsky
      Pages 289-301
    22. Jie Yang, Alessandro Bozzon, Geert-Jan Houben
      Pages 315-327
  3. Short Presentations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 329-329
    2. Liliana Ardissono, Giovanna Petrone, Francesco Vigliaturo
      Pages 331-336
    3. Doychin Doychev, Rachael Rafter, Aonghus Lawlor, Barry Smyth
      Pages 337-342
    4. Dario De Nart, Dante Degl’Innocenti, Andrea Pavan, Marco Basaldella, Carlo Tasso
      Pages 357-363
    5. Marko Tkalčič, Bruce Ferwerda, David Hauger, Markus Schedl
      Pages 364-369
    6. Yong Zheng, Bamshad Mobasher, Robin Burke
      Pages 370-376
  4. Doctoral Consortium

  5. Back Matter
    Pages 403-404

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization, UMAP 2015, held in Dublin, Ireland, in June/July 2015.

The 25 long and 7 short papers of the research paper track were carefully reviewed and selected from 112 submissions. The papers reflect the conference theme "Contextualizing the World", highlighting the significance and impact of user modeling and adaptive technologies on a large number of everyday application areas such as: intelligent learning environments, recommender systems, e-commerce, advertising, personalized information retrieval and access, digital humanities, e-government, cultural heritage, and personalized health.


HCI design and evaluation methods Web searching Web-based interaction clustering and classification collaborative computing theory collaborative filtering concepts and paradigms e-learning education information discovery knowledge representation and reasoning personalization recommender systems search interfaces semantic networks social computing theory social media social recommendation user models

Editors and affiliations

  • Francesco Ricci
    • 1
  • Kalina Bontcheva
    • 2
  • Owen Conlan
    • 3
  • Séamus Lawless
    • 4
  1. 1.Free University of Bozen-BolzanoBozen-BolzanoItaly
  2. 2.University of SheffieldSheffieldUnited Kingdom
  3. 3.Trinity College DublinDublinIreland
  4. 4.Trinity College DublinDublinIreland

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-20266-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-20267-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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