Getting the Right Information to the Right Person

  • Gloria Teo
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 2109)


Classical personalization methods require prior knowledge of user in order to adapt to user’s needs. This paper presents an algorithm that generates an initial personal profile for new user with no prior knowledge of user’s interest.


Funding Programme Adaptive User Interface Classical Personalization AAAI Spring Symposium Adaptive Guidance 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gloria Teo
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  1. 1.German National Research Center for Information TechnologySchloss BirlinghovenSt. AugustinGermany

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