Supporting small groups in the museum by context-aware communication services

Tsvi Kuflik, Julia Sheidin, Sadek Jbara, Dina Goren-Bar, Pnina Soffer, Oliviero Stock, Massimo Zancanaro
2007 Proceedings of the 12th international conference on Intelligent user interfaces - IUI '07  
Visitors often tend to visit museums in groups, mainly with family or friends, yet most of the today mobile museum guides focus on supporting the individual visitor. The technology described in this paper allows supporting groups of visitors in addition to individuals by providing contextaware services aimed at supporting the whole group. These include context-aware communication and alerting services that are provided by the museum visitor's guide system developed in the framework of the PIL
more » ... EACH-Israel) project, as an example case of a larger variety of possible context-aware services.
doi:10.1145/1216295.1216353 dblp:conf/iui/KuflikSJGSSZ07 fatcat:7si5snhq5begrifc3miyhz757m