Semi-automatic Story Creation System in Ubiquitous Sensor Environment

  • Shohei Yoshioka
  • Yasushi Hirano
  • Shoji Kajita
  • Kenji Mase
  • Takuya Maekawa
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5859)


This paper proposes an agent system that semi-automatically creates stories about daily events detected by ubiquitous sensors and posts them to a weblog. The story flow is generated from query-answering interaction between sensor room inhabitants and a symbiotic agent. The agent questions the causal relationships among daily events to create the flow of the story. Preliminary experimental results show that the stories created by our system help users understand daily events.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Shohei Yoshioka
    • 1
  • Yasushi Hirano
    • 2
  • Shoji Kajita
    • 3
  • Kenji Mase
    • 1
  • Takuya Maekawa
    • 4
  1. 1.Graduate School of Information ScienceNagoya UniversityJapan
  2. 2.Information Technology CenterNagoya UniversityJapan
  3. 3.Information and Communication Technology ServicesNagoya UniversityJapan
  4. 4.NTT Communication Science LaboratoriesJapan

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