Using Static Documents as Structured and Thematic Interfaces to Multimedia Meeting Archives [chapter]

Denis Lalanne, Rolf Ingold, Didier von Rotz, Ardhendu Behera, Dalila Mekhaldi, Andrei Popescu-Belis
2005 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Static documents play a central role in multimodal applications such as meeting recording and browsing. They provide a variety of structures, in particular thematic, for segmenting meetings, structures that are often hard to extract from audio and video. In this article, we present four steps for creating a strong link between static documents and multimedia meeting archives. First, a document-centric meeting environment is introduced. Then, a document analysis tool is presented, which builds a
more » ... multi-layered representation of documents and creates indexes that are further on used by document/speech and document/video alignment methods. Finally, a document-based browsing system, integrating the various alignment results, is described along with a preliminary user evaluation.
doi:10.1007/978-3-540-30568-2_8 fatcat:7ukltedsxzbo3e4n3uihyqmtqu