Rethinking Summarization and Storytelling for Modern Social Multimedia [chapter]

Stevan Rudinac, Tat-Seng Chua, Nicolas Diaz-Ferreyra, Gerald Friedland, Tatjana Gornostaja, Benoit Huet, Rianne Kaptein, Krister Lindén, Marie-Francine Moens, Jaakko Peltonen, Miriam Redi, Markus Schedl (+3 others)
2018 Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
Traditional summarization initiatives have been focused on specific types of documents such as articles, reviews, videos, image feeds, or tweets, a practice which may result in pigeonholing the summarization task in the context of modern, content-rich multimedia collections. Consequently, much of the research to date has revolved around mostly toy problems in narrow domains and working on single-source media types. We argue that summarization and story generation systems need to refocus the
more » ... lem space in order to meet the information needs in the age of user-generated content in different formats and languages. Here we create a framework for flexible multimedia storytelling. Narratives, stories, and summaries carry a set of challenges in big data and dynamic multi-source media that give rise to new research in spatial-temporal representation, viewpoint generation, and explanation.
doi:10.1007/978-3-319-73603-7_51 fatcat:4mofhro6tbapfkwgbrc546c54u