Personal Experience with
Active Cultural Heritage



Adaptive and Proactive Technologies for Contextualized Presentations

Callaway C., Not E., Novello A., Rocchi C., Stock O., Zancanaro M. Automatic Cinematography and Multilingual NLG for Generating Video Documentaries. (to appear in) Artificial Intelligence.

Graziola I., Pianesi P., Zancanaro M., Goren-Bar D. Dimensions of Adaptivity in Mobile Systems: Personality and People’s Attitudes. In Proceedings of Intelligent User Interfaces IUI05, San Diego, CA. January 2005.

Albertini A., Brunelli R., Stock O., Zancanaro M. Communicating User’s Focus of Attention by Image Processing as Input for a Mobile Museum Guide. In Proceedings of Intelligent User Interfaces IUI05, San Diego, CA. January 2005.

Callaway C., Kuflik T., Not E., Novello A., Stock O., Zancanaro M. Personal Reporting of a Museum Visit as an Entrypoint to Future Cultural Experience. In Proceedings of Intelligent User Interfaces IUI05, San Diego, CA. January 2005.

Dina Goren-Bar, Ilenia Graziola, Tsvi Kuflik, Fabio Pianesi, Cesare Rocchi, Oliviero Stock, and Massimo Zancanaro I like it – An Affective Interface for a Multimodal Museum Guide. Presented at the Workshop "Affective Interactions: The Computer in the Affective Loop" in conjunctin with Intelligent User Interfaces IUI05, San Diego, CA. January 2005.

Alfaro I., Nardon M., Pianesi P., Stock O., Zancanaro M. Using Cinematic Techniques on Mobile Devices for Cultural Tourism. In Information Technology & Tourism, Vol. 7 Issue 2, 2004.

Paolo Bresciani, Loris Penserini, Paolo Busetta and Tsvi Kuflik. Agent Patterns for Ambient Intelligence. 23rd International Conference on Conceptual Modeling (ER2004), November 8-12, Shanghai, China.

Paolo Busetta, Tsvi Kuflik, Mattia Merzi and Silvia Rossi. Service Delivery in Smart Environments by Implicit Organizations. The First Annual International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Networking and Services (MobiQuitous 2004), August 22-26, 2004 - Boston, MA, USA.

Tsvi Kuflik, Paolo Busetta, Loris Penserini, Paolo Bresciani and Massimo Zancanaro. Personalized Information Delivery in Dynamic Museum Environment by Implicit Organizations of Agents Workshop on Environments for Personalized Information Access. In Proceedings of International Conference on Advanced Visual Interfaces AVI2004. May 25, 2004, Gallipoli, Italy, pp. 22-33.

C. Rocchi, O. Stock, M. Zancanaro, M. Kruppa and A. Krüger. The Museum Visit: Generating Seamless Personalized Presentations on Multiple Devices. In Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces IUI2004. Madeira, January 2004.

C. Rocchi, M. Zancanaro. Rhetorical Patterns for Adaptive Video Documentaries. In Proceedings of Adaptive Hypermedia and Adaptive Web-Based Systems AH 2004, Eindhoven, August 2004.

C. Rocchi, M. Zancanaro. Adaptive Video Documentaries. Proceedings of the HyperText Conference HT2003. Nottingham, August 2003.

I. Alfaro, M. Zancanaro, M. Nardon, A. Guerzoni. Semantically Enhanced Hypermedia: A First Step. In Proceedings of HCI International 2003. Crete, Greece. June, 22-27, 2003.

C. Rocchi, M. Zancanaro. Generation of Video Documentaries from Discourse Structures. In Proceedings of Ninth European workshop on Natural Language Generation. Budapest, April 2003.

M. Zancanaro, O. Stock, I. Alfaro. Using Cinematic Techniques in a Multimedia Museum Guide. Using Cinematic Techniques in a Multimedia Museum Guide. In Proceedings of Museums and the Web 2003. Charlotte, North Carolina. March 19-22, 2003.

I. Alfaro, M. Zancanaro, A. Cappelletti M. Nardon, A. Guerzoni. Navigating by Knowledge. In Proceedings of International Conference on Intelligent User Interfaces. Miami, Florida. January 12-15, 2003.

M. Nardon, E. Not, F. Pianesi, M. Zancanaro. Multidisciplinary techniques for Classifying Styles in Descriptive Texts: a Preliminary Study. G. Minati, E. Pessa (eds.) Emergence in Complex Cognitive, Social and Biological Systems, Kluwer Publishers, 2002.

O. Stock, M. Zancanaro. Intelligent Interactive Information Presentation for Cultural Tourism. Invited talk at the International Workshop on Natural, Intelligent and Effective Interaction in Multimodal Dialogue Systems. Copenhagen, Denmark. June, 2002.

M. Nardon, F. Pianesi, M. Zancanaro. Interactive Documentaries: First Usability Studies. In Proceedings of TV'02: the 2nd Workshop on Personalization in Future TV in conjunction with the 2nd International Conference on Adaptive Hypermedia and Adaptive Web Based Systems. Malaga, Spain. May 2002.

Speech Interaction for Children
D. Giuliani and M. Gerosa. Investigating Recognition of Children's Speech (ps). In Proceedings of the International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP 03), Hong Kong, China, April 2003.

Vision Technologies
F. Bertamini, R. Brunelli, O. Lanz, A. Roat, A. Santuari, F. Tobia, Q. Xu. Olympus: An Ambient Intelligence Architecture on the Verge of Reality. 12th International Conference on Image Analysis and Processing, Mantova, Italy, 17-19 September 2003.

A. Santuari, O. Lanz, R. Brunelli. Synthetic Movies for Computer Vision Applications. 3rd IASTED International Conference: Visualization, Imaging, and Image Processing - VIIP 2003, Benalmadene, Malaga, Spain, 8-10 September 2003.

Sensors for 3D Vision
S. El-Akim, L. Gonzo, M. Picard, S. Girardi and A. Simoni. Visualization of Frescoed Surfaces: Buoncosiglio Castle - Aquila Tower, Cycle of the Months. ISPRS, Workshop on Visualization and Animation of Reality Based 3D Models, Tarasp-Vulpera 24-28 February 2003, Switzerland.