Enhancing Social Media with Pervasive Features

  • Ioanna Roussaki
  • Nikos Kalatzis
  • Nicolas Liampotis
  • Edel Jennings
  • Pavlos Kosmides
  • Mark Roddy
  • Luca Lamorte
  • Miltiades Anagnostou
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8531)


During the last decade, social media have enjoyed meteoric success in bringing people together online. On the other hand, pervasive computing assists users in their everyday tasks, in a seamless unobtrusive manner exploiting the resources available in the user’s environments focusing on the needs of individuals. The time is ripe for the two paradigms to converge. This paper presents research work undertaken to integrate pervasive computing with various social computing systems, including enterprise social media, aiming to contribute to the emergence of the next generation of social media systems.


social networking pervasive computing pervasive communities enterprise social media 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ioanna Roussaki
    • 1
  • Nikos Kalatzis
    • 1
  • Nicolas Liampotis
    • 1
  • Edel Jennings
    • 2
  • Pavlos Kosmides
    • 1
  • Mark Roddy
    • 2
  • Luca Lamorte
    • 3
  • Miltiades Anagnostou
    • 1
  1. 1.National Technical University of AthensAthensGreece
  2. 2.TSSG, Waterford Institute of TechnologyWaterfordIreland
  3. 3.Telecom Italia, Innovation & Industry RelationsMilanoItaly

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