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 2019, the 27th Conference on User Modeling, Adaptation and Personalization will take place 9-12 June 2019 in Larnaca, Cyprus.
General chairs: George A. Papadopoulos, George Samaras and Stephan Weibelzahl.
Program chairs: Dietmar Jannach and Olga C. Santos
Full paper submission deadline: February 1, 2019 (abstracts are due January 25, 2019).
Best Paper Award
Easy to Please: Separating User Experience from Choice Satisfaction
James Schaffer, John O'Donovan and Tobias Höllerer.
James Chen Best Student Paper Awards
Predict Demographic Information Using Word2vec on Spatial Trajectories
Adir Solomon, Ariel Bar, Chen Yanai, Bracha Shapira and Lior Rokach
Intent-aware Item-based Collaborative Filtering for Personalised Diversification
Jacek Wasilewski and Neil Hurley.
The following paper has been chosen as the recipient of the 2017 James Chen Annual Award for Best Journal Article.
Mor Peleg, Yuval Shahar, Silvana Quaglini, Adi Fux, Gema García-Sáez, Ayelet Goldstein, M. Elena Hernando, Denis Klimov, Iñaki Martínez-Sarriegui, Carlo Napolitano, Enea Parimbelli, Mercedes Rigla, Lucia Sacchi, Erez Shalom, Pnina Soffer.
MobiGuide: a personalized and patient-centric decision-support system and its evaluation in the atrial fibrillation and gestational diabetes domains
UMUAI 27(2), 159–213