If you are interested in any aspect of systems that acquire information about a user (or group of users) so as to be able to adapt their behavior to that user or group, you have come to the right place! UM Inc. is a society of researchers and practitioners who are interested in developing adaptive systems and personalizing users’ experience with systems. Numerous applications of such systems exist for example in the area of natural language understanding and dialogue systems, in computer-based educational systems and online learning environments, in systems for computer supported collaboration, recommender systems for e-Commerce, news and entertainment.
ACM UMAP 2024 - The 32nd ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization 1-4 July (tentative) - Cagliari, Italy More details will follow soon
ACM UMAP 2023 - The 31st ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization 26-30 June, 2023 - Limassol, Cyprus
At ACM UMAP 2022, the 30st International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization - held in Barcelona, Spain - the following awards were handed out: Best Paper Award Walking with PACE – Personalized and Automated Coaching Engine Madhurima Vardhan, Narayan Hegde, Srujana Merugu, Shantanu Prabhat, Deepak Nathani, Martin Seneviratne, Nur Muhammad, Pranay Reddy, Sriram Lakshminarasimhan, Rahul Singh, Karina Lorenzana, Eshan Motwani, Partha Talukdar and Aravindan Raghuveer James Chen Best Student Paper Award How to Ask for Donations? Learning User-Specific Persuasive Dialogue Policies through Online Interactions Nhat Tran, Malihe Alikhani and Diane Litman
30th ACM Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization July 4-7, 2022 - Barcelona, Spain - Onsite and online. Co-located with ACM WebSci 2022 and the ACM Hypertext 2022
At ACM UMAP 2021, the 29th International Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization - held online from Utrecht, the Netherlands - the following awards were handed out: Best Paper Award Data-Driven Modeling of Learners' Individual Differences for Predicting Engagement and Success in Online Learning Kamil Akhuseyinoglu and Peter Brusilovsky (University of Pittsburgh, USA) James Chen Best Student Paper Award Generating Interesting Song-to-Song Segues With Dave Giovanni Gabbolini and Derek Bridge (Insight Centre for Data Analytics, University College Cork, Ireland)