Generation of user profiles for information filtering - research agenda

Tsvi Kuflik, Peretz Shoval

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In information filtering (IF) systems, user long-term needs are expressed as user profiles. The quality of a user profile has a major impact on the performance of IF systems. The focus of the proposed research is on the study of user profile generation and update. The paper introduces methods for user profile generation, and proposes a research agenda for their comparison and evaluation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)313-315
Number of pages3
JournalSIGIR Forum (ACM Special Interest Group on Information Retrieval)
StatePublished - 11 Dec 2000
EventProceedings of the 23rd International ACM SIGIR Conference on Research and Development in Infornation Retrieval (SIGIR 2000) - Athens, Greece
Duration: 24 Jul 200028 Jul 2000

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Management Information Systems
  • Hardware and Architecture


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