Combining Various Methods of Automated User Decision and Preferences Modelling

  • Alan Eckhardt
  • Peter Vojtáš
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5861)


In this paper we present a proposal of a system that combines various methods of user modelling. This system may find its application in e-commerce, recommender systems, etc. The main focus of this paper is on automatic methods that require only a small amount of data from user. The different ways of integration of user models are studied. A proof-of-concept implementation is compared to standard methods in an initial experiment with artificial user data...


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alan Eckhardt
    • 1
  • Peter Vojtáš
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Software EngineeringCharles University, Institute of Computer Science, Czech Academy of SciencePragueCzech Republic

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