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Informing the design of future transport information services with travel behaviour data

Stefan Foell, Reza Rawassizadeh, Gerd Kortuem
2013 Proceedings of the 2013 ACM conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing adjunct publication - UbiComp '13 Adjunct  
behaviour -information which creates an understanding of the collective transport usage of social groups -and dimensions of quality-of-transport information which include novel measures of travel experiences  ...  This will enable novel perceptions of transport services, encompassing aspects of personal transport behaviour -information related to the transport routines of individual travellers, social transport  ...  These patterns need then to be combined with information about a user's real-time context, to identify the most appropriate information need for a traveller regarding his current transport situation and  ... 
doi:10.1145/2494091.2499219 dblp:conf/huc/FoellRK13 fatcat:efluwliyyzbb7jkji75k7lz63m

Travel scrapbooks: Creating rich visual travel narratives

Vidya Setlur, Agathe Battestini, Xianghua Ding
2009 2009 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo  
This paper presents Travel Scrapbooks, an online service that automatically stitches information together from various online sources based on geotagged photos from social networks, and visually presents  ...  the information to the user in the form of a scrapbook metaphor.  ...  These semantically rich online photo collections are often populated during or after a travel experience such as a simple hike through a trail or a vacation in Rome.  ... 
doi:10.1109/icme.2009.5202744 dblp:conf/icmcs/SetlurBD09 fatcat:bkksxlu5sbhi5csntw7yousxx4

TravelBot: Utilising social media dialogue to provide journey disruption alerts

Paul Gault, Caitlin D. Cottrill, David Corsar, Peter Edwards, John D. Nelson, Milan Markovic, Mujtaba Mehdi, Somayajulu Sripada
2019 Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives  
This system provided users with real-time passenger information, including details of relevant travel disruptions that were automatically extracted from social media posts.  ...  A user evaluation of a TravelBot trial is presented, findings of which showed that participants highly valued the service and the information it provided, with most indicating a strong desire for the system  ...  , real-time information to facilitate an improved travel experience.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.trip.2019.100062 fatcat:aknb65wxbfeftdryq5jtzdbw5e

Travelers' compliance with social routing advice: evidence from SP and RP experiments

Mariska van Essen, Tom Thomas, Eric van Berkum, Caspar Chorus
2018 Transportation  
Conclusion This paper contributes to literature on social routing by empirically studying determinants of travelers' compliance with system-optimal travel information and social routing advice.  ...  We collect empirical data on social route choices in response to social travel information strategies using both a stated choice experiment (SP) and a revealed choice experiment (RP).  ...  Her research focusses on the use of personalized travel information in order to stimulate social route choice behavior and improve road network efficiency.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11116-018-9934-z fatcat:clolu5ku2vbadlome4xrcwk2ku

On the potential for recognising of social interaction and social learning in modelling travellers' change of behaviour under uncertainty

Yos Sunitiyoso, Erel Avineri, Kiron Chatterjee
2011 Transportmetrica  
The first level of social interaction may due to an interdependent situation where travellers are in a similar transport system with other travellers and their decisions affect the whole system, not only  ...  from individual experience and social information about other agents' behaviour, and then makes a decision; and an interaction layer where agents interact with each other and transmission of social information  ... 
doi:10.1080/18128600903244776 fatcat:dnt4znmplrec5cjzytdonewuhi

Dyslexia and mobility-related social exclusion: the role of travel information provision

Deborah Lamont, Susan Kenyon, Glenn Lyons
2013 Journal of Transport Geography  
Particular appreciation is also extended to Donald Schloss, Director of the Adult Dyslexia Organisation for assistance with recruitment.  ...  People with disabilities experience a greater degree of exclusion from the current transport system than people without disability.  ...  Discussions aimed to uncover the reasons why people with dyslexia feel excluded from the transport system, with a specific focus upon the role of travel information as a contributor towards mobility-related  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2012.08.013 fatcat:ikm7g26gnbdw5nswsmplrc43di

Lo-Fi Matchmaking: A Study of Social Pairing for Backpackers [chapter]

Jeff Axup, Stephen Viller, Ian MacColl, Roslyn Cooper
2006 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
While engaged in other work determining requirements for a mobile travel assistant we saw a potentially useful application for a pairing system to facilitate the exchange of travel information between  ...  It is technically feasible for mobile social software such as pairing or 'matchmaking' systems to introduce people to others and assist information exchange.  ...  This information is provided by a trusted system, which represents a trusted social network of other travelers in a similar social situation.  ... 
doi:10.1007/11853565_21 fatcat:ing3cctsevbvnhg743o55yyi7e

Flytalk

Kagonya Awori, Emme Clark, Andreia Gonçalves, Troy Effner, Justine Yang, Ian Oakley, Nuno Nunes
2012 Proceedings of the 2012 ACM annual conference extended abstracts on Human Factors in Computing Systems Extended Abstracts - CHI EA '12  
Key insights from this process are presented and a conceptual system design, based on connecting travelers using existing social media systems, is introduced.  ...  However, user experience of air travel is often marked by frustration, stress and confusion. Indeed, over the last decade, traveler satisfaction with air travel experiences has steadily declined.  ...  Information Overloads and Lacks Travelers need to deal with a vast amount of highly specific information.  ... 
doi:10.1145/2212776.2223707 dblp:conf/chi/AworiCGEYON12 fatcat:ybplpmav5bhphnpaiigwkli4k4

Application of Collaborative Information Exchange in Urban Public Transport: The Seamless Mobility Solution

Pedro Maurício Costa, Tânia Fontes, António A. Nunes, Marta C. Ferreira, Vera Costa, Teresa Galvão Dias, José Luis Borges, João Falcão e Cunha
2016 Transportation Research Procedia  
In this study a system was developed to combine information provided by travellers with data from public transport operators.  ...  As a result, a distributed architecture was targeted with the goal of integrating personal mobile devices in the infrastructure, with benefits for travellers and transport operators.  ...  Ciência e a Tecnologia (Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology) within project "SI IDT -38957/2012 F3".  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.trpro.2016.05.191 fatcat:2tyehu2bvrbxdld5uxbcd42txe

Review of Social Media Potential on Knowledge Sharing and Collaboration in Tourism Industry

Hossein Nezakati, Asra Amidi, Yusmadi Yah Jusoh, Shayesteh Moghadas, Yuhanis Abdul Aziz, Roghayeh Sohrabinezhadtalemi
2015 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
Review of the current literature revealed that previous studies have examined the role of information technology in tourism, but still there is a lack of study to reveal how social media promote knowledge  ...  Specific concentration is on integration of tacit knowledge sharing during pre-travelling decision making.  ...  In tourism industry, knowledge sharing points to a travel member's desire to exchange his/her experiences with other members.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2015.01.344 fatcat:aj7vvqkj7vhargio5l7oaaotku

Smart application of learning ecotourism for young eco-tourists

Supaporn Chai-Arayalert, Juan Ignacio Pulido-Fernández
2020 Cogent Social Sciences  
The smart application focusing ecotourism aspect has emerged as a result of the rise of Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) and the need for sustainability.  ...  The aims of ecotourism can be accomplished by encouraging the appropriate activities, enhancing eco-tourist experiences, and managing tourism resources in a sustainable manner.  ...  They are the "information hungry" travellers, for using a search engine to schedule a journey, gathering information they need, and exchange information with others (Bai et al., 2005; Demeter et al.,  ... 
doi:10.1080/23311886.2020.1772558 fatcat:rexwje5i2fbtxct6d2ztdljfnu

Using a Smart City IoT to Incentivise and Target Shifts in Mobility Behaviour—Is It a Piece of Pie?

Stefan Poslad, Athen Ma, Zhenchen Wang, Haibo Mei
2015 Sensors  
We describe the development of the tripzoom system developed as part of the SUNSET-SUstainable social Network SErvices for Transport-project to research and develop a mobile and fixed traffic sensor system  ...  Hence, we have provided a proof-of-concept system that uses positive incentives to change individual travel behaviour.  ...  The authors also acknowledge the support of other SUNSET consortium members in helping to create and evaluate the SUNSET tripzoom system.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s150613069 pmid:26053752 pmcid:PMC4507639 fatcat:vycbyr6fhfc7tjxdbzc4mvpd5u

Building Urban Public Traffic Dynamic Network Based on CPSS: An Integrated Approach of Big Data and AI

Gang Xiong, Zhishuai Li, Huaiyu Wu, Shichao Chen, Xisong Dong, Fenghua Zhu, Yisheng Lv
2021 Applied Sciences  
In this paper, an urban public traffic dynamic network based on the cyber-physical-social system (CPSS-UPTDN) is proposed as a universal framework for advanced public transportation systems, which can  ...  the artificial system, computational experiments, and parallel execution (ACP) method.  ...  In CPSS, the cyber system can be constructed as a part of the artificial system to connect the physical system (i.e., objects and environment) with the social system (i.e., humans and social factors).  ... 
doi:10.3390/app11031109 fatcat:7kxkqprkajeevhw35wezorgcpi

Integrated, diverse media marketing linked with database marketing for inbound reginal tourism planned by destination

Kin'ya Tamaki
2018 Journal of Global Tourism Research  
The aim of this research was to propose a conceptual model for "integrated, diverse media marketing" linked with customer databases and database marketing for inbound reginal tourism planned by destination  ...  , based on previous literature and various information and communication technologies (ICT) application cases.  ...  By viewing and sharing travel experiences and information on social media, the tourists gain a virtual experience and understanding of places, cultures, and destinations. • During the trip: Social media  ... 
doi:10.37020/jgtr.3.1_43 fatcat:fwxmy4oncveofmswdjno3jxlee

Tourism, Peer Production, and Location-Based Service Design

Eric C. Kansa, Erik Wilde
2008 2008 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing  
The paper concludes with a discussion on how the erosion of backstage/frontstage distinctions in service systems impacts service innovation.  ...  This paper describes characteristics of information and service design by exploring the needs and motivations of tourists.  ...  These social software systems can enhance the social and emotional motivations for tourism by allowing tourists to connect and share experiences, play, and share emotional reactions with one another [  ... 
doi:10.1109/scc.2008.149 dblp:conf/IEEEscc/KansaW08 fatcat:z4hxzkq4fjhzrhbuxyfyexseai
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