A Multi-Purpose Ontology-Based Approach for Personalized Content Filtering and Retrieval

David Vallet, Ivan Cantador, Miriam Fernandez, Pablo Castells
2006 2006 First International Workshop on Semantic Media Adaptation and Personalization (SMAP'06)  
Personalised multimedia access aims at enhancing the retrieval process by complementing explicit user requests with implicit user preferences. We propose and discuss the benefits of the introduction of ontologies for an enhanced representation of the relevant knowledge about the user, the context, and the domain of discourse, as a means to enable improvements in the retrieval process and the performance of adaptive capabilities. We develop our proposal by describing techniques in several areas
more » ... hat exemplify the exploitation of the richness and power of formal and explicit semantics descriptions, and the improvements therein.
doi:10.1109/smap.2006.4 dblp:conf/smap/ValletCFC06 fatcat:7sxge5x5ufcjjhzuhms5o5txva